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Hadith on Sha’ban: Allah forgives everyone in the night except an idolater or a hateful person

June 13, 2014

Abu Musa reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, Allah descends in the night of the middle of the month of Sha’ban and he forgives all of his creatures except an idolater or one harboring hatred.” Source: Sunan Ibn Mājah 1390 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Al-Albani عَنْ أَبِي […]

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An-Nawawi on Joking: Jokes are only permissible within limits and conditions

March 11, 2014

An-Nawawi said, “Forbidden joking is that which is excessive and persistent, for it leads to too much laughter and hardening of the heart, it distracts from the remembrance of Allah, and it often causes abuse, rancor, and lack of respect and dignity. As for those who are safe from these matters, then it permissible as […]

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Umar on Joking: Beware of joking that leads to grudges and ugly behavior

March 11, 2014

Ibn Abu Rawad reported: Umar ibn Abdul Aziz said, “You must fear Allah alone without associating partners with Him. Beware of joking for it leads to ugliness and causes rancor. Sit together for the Quran and discuss it. If it is too difficult for you, then narrate the stories of pious men and go forth […]

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Hadith on Jesus: The Day of Judgment will not occur until Jesus returns to earth

June 2, 2013

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “By Allah, the son of Mary will descend as a just ruler. He will abolish the cross, kill the swine, and annul the tribute, but he will leave the she-camel such that no one collects from it. He will cause rancor, […]

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Ali on Hatred: Do not rebuke people so much that it leads to hate and anger

May 29, 2013

Abu As-Sa’ib reported: Ali ibn Abu Talib, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “Do not scold people too often, for verily, too much scolding leads to rancor and hatred, and it is bad manners.” Source: Rawdah Al-Aqala’ Ibn Hibban 89 عَنْ أَبِي السَّائِبِ قَالَ قَالَ عَلِيُّ بْنُ أَبِي طَالِبٍ رَضِيَ اللَّهُ عَنْهُ لا تُكْثِرِ […]

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Hadith on Envy: Jealousy destroys good deeds, charity expiates sinful deeds, and prayer is light

December 15, 2012

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Envy consumes good deeds just as fire burns wood. Charity extinguishes sinful deeds just as water extinguishes fire. Prayer is the light of the believer and fasting is his shield from the Hellfire.” Source: Sunan Ibn Mājah 4208 Grade: Hasan (fair) according […]

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Hadith on Women: Do not hate believing women, but instead appreciate their good qualities

December 6, 2012

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “A believer should not despise a believing woman. If he finds something in her character he dislikes, he will be pleased by something else.” Source: Sahih Muslim 1469 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى […]

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Hadith on Hatred: Purify your heart from rancor, envy, and malice

November 17, 2012

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said to me, “Young man, if you are able every morning and evening to remove any rancor from your heart towards anyone, then do so.” Then the Prophet said to me, “Young man, that is my tradition (sunnah). Whoever revives my […]

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Hadith on Prayer: Straighten the rows for prayer or else it will cause discord among you

November 8, 2012

An-Nu’man ibn Basheer reported: I heard the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, say, “Straighten the rows of prayer or else Allah will disfigure your faces.” Source: Sahih Muslim 436, Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim An-Nawawi said, “The meaning is that it will put enmity and hatred between the hearts that […]

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Hadith on Hatred: Beware the destructive diseases of hatred and envy

October 29, 2012

Az-Zubair ibn Awwam reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Lurking towards you are the diseases of the nations before you, envy and hatred, and hatred is the razor. It shaves away the religion and it does not shave hair. By the one in whose hand is the soul of Muhammad, you […]

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