Tag: Singing الغناء

Ahmad on Creation: Consider the beautiful animals that emerge from an egg

January 9, 2014

Ibn Kathir reported: Imam Ahmad ibn Hanbal was asked about the existence of the Creator. Ahmad said, “Consider an impenetrable fortress without any doors or exits. The outside is like white silver and the inside is like shimmering gold. It is built like this until its walls crack and out comes an animal hearing and […]

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Malik on Creation: Find evidence for Allah in different languages and voices

January 9, 2014

Ibn Kathir reported: Imam Malik was asked by Caliph Harun Rasheed about evidence for the Creator. Malik said, “You will find evidence in the different languages, different voices, and different melodies.” Source: Tafseer Ibn Kathir 2:21 عن ابن كثير عَنِ الْإِمَامِ مَالِكٍ أَنَّ الرَّشِيدَ سَأَلَهُ عَنْ ذَلِكَ فَاسْتَدَلَّ بِاخْتِلَافِ اللُّغَاتِ وَالْأَصْوَاتِ وَالنَّغَمَاتِ 2:21 تفسير القرآن […]

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Hadith on Poetry: The people of Medina sang songs and played drums for the Prophet

January 21, 2013

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, passed by some of the women of Medina and they were playing their drums and singing the words, “Muhammad is an excellent neighbor and we are neighbors from the tribe of Najjar.” So the Prophet said, “Verily, Allah knows that you are dear […]

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Hadith on Dancing: Permission to sing and dance within the limits of Islamic etiquette

January 15, 2013

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Abyssinians were dancing in front of the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, and they were saying, “Muhammad is a righteous servant.” The Messenger of Allah said, “What are they saying?” They said, “Muhammad is a righteous servant.” Source: Musnad Ahmad 12131 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Ibn Muflih […]

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Ibn Sireen on Entertainment: The companions would entertain themselves with songs and poetry

October 24, 2012

Qurra ibn Khalid reported: I asked Muhammad ibn Sireen, “Did the companions have fun?” He said, “They are were but people. Ibn Umar would have fun and compose songs of poetry.” Source: Hilyat Al-Awliya 2437 عَنْ قُرَّةَ بْنِ خَالِدٍ قَالَ قُلْتُ لِمُحَمَّدِ بْنِ سِيرِينَ هَلْ كَانُوا يَتَمَازَحُونَ فَقَالَ مَا كَانُوا إِلا كَالنَّاسِ كَانَ ابْنُ عُمَرَ […]

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Hadith on Singing: The Prophet recommended sending a singer to the Ansar on the occasion of a wedding

October 24, 2012

Ibn Abbas reported: Aisha gave away one of her relatives in marriage to a man among the Ansar, and the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, came and he said, “Did you send them a girl?” They said, “Yes.” The Prophet said, “Did you send with her someone to sing?” She said, […]

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Hadith on Knowledge: Do not exaggerate about the Prophet by saying he knows the future

October 23, 2012

Ar-Rubai bint Mu’awidh reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, came to me after consummating our marriage and he sat on my bed as you are sitting now, and some young girls were playing the tambourine and singing in lamentation of my father who had been killed on the day of the battle […]

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Hadith on Wine: Some Muslims will be punished who drink wine, calling it by other names

October 22, 2012

Abu Malik Al-Ashari reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Some people from my nation will drink wine, calling it by different names, and musical instruments will be played for them and girls will sing to them. Allah will cause the earth to swallow them up and he will make […]

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Hadith on Moderation: The Prophet let the Jews know that there is flexibility, leniency, and ease in Islam

October 22, 2012

Aisha reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, placed my chin on his shoulder so I could watch the Abyssinians playing until I felt tired and turned away. The Prophet said, “This is for the Jews to know that there is flexibility in our religion. Verily, I have been sent with a lenient, upright religion.” Source: […]

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Hadith on Medina: The people of Medina rejoice and celebrate at the coming of the Prophet

September 29, 2012

Anas ibn Malik reported: When the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, arrived in Medina, the Abyssinians began playing, rejoicing at his arrival, and they played with their spears. Source: Sunan Abu Dawud 4923 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Ibn Hajar عَنْ أَنَسٍ قَالَ لَمَّا قَدِمَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ […]

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