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Hadith on Righteousness: The Prophet’s sword contained righteous sayings

March 10, 2017

Ali reported: When the weapon of the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, had been assembled, I found on the handle or blade of his sword three sayings, “Maintain relations with those who cut you off, speak the truth even if it is against yourself, and be good to one who is evil to […]

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Umar II on Kindness: None is kind but that Allah will be kind to him

January 4, 2017

Ibn Hibban reported: Umar ibn Abdul Aziz, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “The most beloved matters to Allah are three: forgiveness in a position of power, moderation in a position of affluence, and gentleness in worship. And no one is kind to another in this world but that Allah will be gentle with […]

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Umar on Obedience: No better way to respond to sin than to obey Allah

December 21, 2016

Sa’eed ibn Al-Musayyib reported: Umar ibn Al-Khattab, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “There is no recompense for those who disobey Allah regarding you like you obeying Allah regarding him. And you must adhere to the truth, even if the truth kills you.” Source: Rawḍah al-‘Uqalā 52 عَنْ سَعِيدِ بْنِ الْمُسَيِّبِ عَنْ عن عمر […]

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Ibn Dinar on Hereafter: You will reap in the Hereafter what you sow in this life

December 13, 2016

Abi Hatim reported: Malik ibn Dinar, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “It is written in the Torah: As you deal with others, so are you dealt with. As you reap, so shall you sow.” Source: al-Zuhd lī-Abi Ḥātim 78 عن أبي حاتم عَنْ مَالِكِ بْنِ دِينَارٍ رحمه الله قَالَ مَكْتُوبٌ فِي التَّوْرَاةِ كَمَا تَدِينُ […]

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Hadith on Peace: Spread peace and you will receive peace

November 25, 2016

Al-Bara’ reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Spread peace and you will receive peace.” Source: Musnad Aḥmad 18059 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Al-Haythami عَنِ الْبَرَاءِ بْنِ عَازِبٍ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ أَفْشُوا السَّلَامَ تَسْلَمُوا 18059 مسند أحمد أول مسند الكوفيين 8/32 المحدث الهيثمي خلاصة […]

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Hadith on Mercy: Whoever is not merciful will not receive mercy

November 12, 2016

Abdullah ibn Mas’ud reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever is not merciful to people will not receive mercy from Allah.” Source: al-Mu’jam al-Kabīr 3847 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Al-Haythami عَنِ ابْنِ مَسْعُودٍ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ مَنْ لَمْ يَرْحَمِ النَّاسَ لَمْ يَرْحَمْهُ اللَّهُ […]

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Hadith on Harm: There is no harm or reciprocating harm against others

August 15, 2016

Abu Sa’eed Al-Khudri reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Do not cause harm or return harm. Whoever harms others, then Allah will harm him. Whoever is harsh with others, then Allah will be harsh with him.” Source: Sunan al-Kubrā 11070 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Al-Albani عَنْ أَبِي سَعِيدٍ الْخُدْرِيِّ […]

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Hadith on Mercy: If you have mercy on the sheep, Allah will have mercy on you

February 27, 2016

Qurra ibn Iyas reported: A man said, “O Messenger of Allah, I would have slaughtered a sheep but I had mercy on it.” The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “If you had mercy on the sheep, then Allah will have mercy on you twice.” Source: al-Adab al-Mufrad 368 Grade: Sahih […]

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Hadith on Abuse: Do not revile and curse those who curse you

October 10, 2015

Jabir ibn Sulaim reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Beware of pride, for Allah does not love pride. If a person abuses and reviles you in a matter he knows about you, then do not revile him in a matter you know about him, for then you will have his reward […]

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Ibrahim on Mercy: A man has wronged me so I will have mercy on him

June 2, 2015

Adh-Dhahabi reported: Ibrahim At-Taymi, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “Indeed, a man has wronged me, so I will have mercy on him.” Source: Siyar A’lam An-Nubula 5/61 عن الذهبي عَنْ إِبْرَاهِيمَ التَّيْمِيِّ رحمه الله قَالَ إِنَّ الرَّجُلَ لَيَظْلِمُنِي فَأَرْحَمُهُ 5/61 سير أعلام النبلاء الطبقة الثانية إبراهيم بن يزيد

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