Tag: Silk حرير

Hadith on Manners: The Prophet’s seven prohibitions and seven commands

July 28, 2013

Al-Bara ibn Azib reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, prohibited us from seven things: using gold rings, silk, flax, brocade, red saddle clothes, tafetta, and silver vessels. And the Prophet commanded us to do seven things: to visit the sick, to follow the funeral procession, to bless those who sneeze, to return […]

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Hadith on Extravagance: Gold, silver, and silk are for unbelievers in the world and believers in the Hereafter

July 22, 2013

Ibn Abu Layla reported: Hudhaifa was at Al-Madain and he asked for water, so the chief of the village brought him water in a silver cup. Hudhaifa threw it at him and he said, “I have thrown it only because I have forbidden him to use it, yet he continues to use it. The Prophet, […]

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Hadith on Silk: Permission to wear silk for medical reasons like treating a rash

July 21, 2013

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, gave a concession to Az-Zubair and Abdur Rahman to wear silk when they were suffering from rash. Source: Sahih Bukhari 5501 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Bukhari عَنْ أَنَسٍ قَالَ رَخَّصَ النَّبِيُّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ لِلزُّبَيْرِ وَعَبْدِ الرَّحْمَنِ فِي لُبْسِ الْحَرِيرِ لِحِكَّةٍ […]

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Hadith on Clothing: Do not make a saddle from silk or leopard’s skin

July 21, 2013

Mu’awiyah reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Do not ride on a saddle made from silk or a leopard’s skin.” Source: Sunan Abu Dawud 4129 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to An-Nawawi عَنْ مُعَاوِيَةَ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ لَا تَرْكَبُوا الْخَزَّ وَلَا النِّمَارَ 4129 سنن أبي […]

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Hadith on Vanity: Prohibition of using gold or silver vessels and silk furniture

July 21, 2013

Hudhaifa reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, prohibited us from eating and drinking out of golden or silver vessels, and he prohibited us from wearing silk or brocade and sitting upon anything made from them. Source: Sahih Bukhari 5499 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Bukhari عَنْ حُذَيْفَةَ رَضِيَ اللَّهُ عَنْهُ قَالَ نَهَانَا […]

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Hadith on Clothing: Prohibition of men wearing silk and gold clothing

July 21, 2013

Ali ibn Abu Talib reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, took a piece of silk in his right hand and a piece of gold in his left hand, then he said, “Verily, these two have been made forbidden to wear for the males of my nation.” Source: Sunan Abu Dawud 4057 Grade: […]

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Hadith on Silk: Prohibition for male silk clothing and discouragement for female silk clothing

July 21, 2013

Abdullah ibn Zubair reported: He was delivering a sermon and he said, “Do not let your women wear silk clothing. I heard Umar ibn Al-Khattab say that the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said: Do not wear silk clothing. Verily, those who wear it in this world will not wear it […]

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Hadith on Pictures: Remove them for it reminds me of the worldly life

May 18, 2013

Aisha reported: We had a curtain that had pictures of birds upon it. Whenever a visitor came in, he would find them in front of him. The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Change them, for verily, every time I enter it brings to my mind the worldly life.” Aisha said, […]

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Hadith on Clothing: Permission for women to wear gold and silk, but not for men

March 24, 2013

Abu Musa reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, Allah the Exalted has made lawful silk and gold for the women of my nation, but he has forbidden them for men.” Source: Sunan An-Nasa’i 5265 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to As-Suyuti عَنْ أَبِي مُوسَى أَنَّ رَسُولَ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ […]

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Hadith on Aisha: Gabriel tells the Prophet that Aisha is his wife in this life and the Hereafter

January 3, 2013

Aisha reported: Gabriel came to the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, with her image on a green, silken cloth and he said, “Verily, this is your wife in this world and in the Hereafter.” Source: Sunan At-Tirmidhi 3880 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to At-Tirmidhi عَنْ عَائِشَةَ أَنَّ جِبْرِيلَ جَاءَ بِصُورَتِهَا فِي خِرْقَةِ حَرِيرٍ […]

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