Tag: Prayer صلاة

Urwah on Faith: No religion for one who cannot fulfil the trust

July 24, 2017

Hisham ibn Urwah reported: Urwah, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “Be not deceived by the prayer of a man, nor by his fasting. Whoever wills can fast and whoever wills can pray, yet there is no religion for one who cannot be trusted.” Source: al-Īmān li Ibn Abī Shaybah 12 عن هشام بن […]

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Hadith on Prayer: Pray two raka’at when entering and leaving home

June 12, 2017

Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “When you leave your home, then pray two cycles (rak’atayn) to prevent you from an evil exit. And when you enter your home, then pray two cycles to prevent you from an evil entrance.” Source: Musnad al-Bazzār 8567 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to […]

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Abu Darda on Hypocrisy: A Muslim can lose his religion in a single moment

June 5, 2017

Jubair ibn Nufair reported: He heard Abu Darda, may Allah be pleased with him, at the end of his prayer seeking refuge in Allah from hypocrisy and he continued to seek refuge from it. Jubair said, “What is the matter, O Abu Darda, with you and hypocrisy?” Abu Darda said, “Leave us alone! Leave us […]

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Hadith on Ramadan: Whoever fasts Ramadan will have his sins forgiven

June 5, 2017

Abdur Rahman ibn Awf reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, Ramadan is a month in which Allah Almighty has obligated its fasting. And verily, I have instituted for Muslims the (recommended) practice of its prayer at night. Thus, whoever fasts it with faith and expecting reward will be […]

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Hudhaifa on Islam: The religion is divided into eight components

June 5, 2017

Silah reported: Hudhaifa, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “Islam has eight parts. Islam is a part, prayer is a part, charity is a part, jihād is a part, Ḥajj pilgrimage is a part, fasting Ramadan is a part, enjoining good is a part, and forbidding evil is a part. He has failed who […]

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Hadith on Resurrection: Judgment for true believers will be short and easy

June 4, 2017

Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The Day of Resurrection for the believers will be like the length of time between noon and afternoon prayers.” Source: al-Firdaws lil-Daylamī 8893 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ عَنْ النَّبِيِّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ قَالَ يَوْم الْقِيَامَة على الْمُؤمنِينَ […]

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Hadith on Supplication: He asked Allah by his greatest name

May 29, 2017

Buraydah ibn Al-Husayb reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, heard a man supplicating, saying, “O Allah, I ask you by my testimony that you are Allah, there is no God but you, the One, the Eternal Refuge who does not give birth and was not born and to whom no one is […]

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Hadith on Supplication: The quickest answer is a prayer for someone absent

April 9, 2017

Abdullah ibn Amr reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “No supplication is quicker to be answered than a supplication on behalf of one absent.” Source: Sunan al-Tirmidhī 1980 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Ibn Hajar عَنْ عَبْدِ اللَّهِ بْنِ عَمْرٍو عَنْ النَّبِيِّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ قَالَ مَا دَعْوَةٌ أَسْرَعَ إِجَابَةً […]

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Hadith on Praise: Write for him an abundance of love and mercy

April 2, 2017

Abu Sa’eed reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “If the servant glorifies Allah, then Allah Almighty says: Record for my servant an abundance of my mercy. If the servant praises Allah, then Allah Almighty says: Record for my servant an abundance of my mercy. If the servant declares there is no […]

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Hadith on Praise: Exalt, glorify, and praise Allah before asking in prayer

March 5, 2017

Anas ibn Malik reported: Umm Salamah came to the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, and she said, “Teach me some words to say in my prayer.” The Prophet said, “Exalt Allah ten times, glorify Allah ten times, praise Allah ten times, then ask for whatever you wish. Allah will say: Yes, yes.” Source: […]

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