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Tag: Striking ضرب

Hadith on Teaching: The Prophet was the kindest and most patient teacher to his companions

April 19, 2016

Mu’awiya ibn Al-Hakam reported: I was praying with the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, while a man among the people sneezed, so I said, “May Allah have mercy on you!” The people began to glare at me in disapproval, so I said, “Woe to me! Why are you staring at me?” […]

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Ata’ on Marriage: He should not strike a disobedient wife, but rather express his anger

March 4, 2014

Ibn Arabi reported: Concerning the verse, “And strike them,” (4:34) Ata’ said, “A man should not strike his wife if he commands her and prohibits her and she disobeys him, but rather he should show his anger.” Source: Ahkam Al-Quran 4:34 عن ابن عربي قَوْله تَعَالَى وَاضْرِبُوهُنَّ قَالَ عَطَاءٌ لَا يَضْرِبُهَا وَإِنْ أَمَرَهَا وَنَهَاهَا فَلَمْ […]

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Hadith on Punishment: Repentance in secret is accepted to avoid legal punishment

February 21, 2014

Zaid ibn Aslam reported: A man confessed of adultery in the time of the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him. The Prophet called for a whip and he was given a broken whip. The Prophet said, “Greater than this.” He was brought another whip whose knots had not been cut. The Prophet […]

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Hadith on Marriage: Husbands have rights over wives, and wives have rights over husband

May 15, 2013

Amr bin Al-Ahwas reported: He witnessed the farewell pilgrimage of the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him. The Prophet praised and thanked Allah and he said, “I enjoin you to treat women well, for they are like captives in your hand. Verily, you may not treat them otherwise unless they commit flagrant […]

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Hadith on Wives: The rights of women to food, clothing, and kind treatment

May 15, 2013

Mu’awiyah ibn Al-Qushayri reported: I said, “O Messenger of Allah, what are the rights of women over us?” The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “You should feed her when you eat, clothe her when you clothe yourself, do not strike her on the face, and do not rebuke her or […]

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Ibn Kathir on Ayyub: The story of the Prophet Ayyub’s vow to strike his wife

March 24, 2013

Ibn Kathir said: Allah said, “Take in your hand a bundle of grass and strike with it and do not break your oath.” (38:44) The Prophet Job, upon him be peace, was angry with his wife and upset about something she had done, so he swore an oath that if Allah healed him, he would […]

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Hadith on Marriage: Obedience to Allah and His Messenger is the best for a marriage

March 19, 2013

Fatimah bint Qais reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said to me, “When you are lawful for marriage, then call for me.” So she called for him when she received proposals from Mu’awiyah ibn Abu Sufyan, Abu Al-Jahm, and Usama ibn Zaid. The Messenger of Allah said, “As for Mu’awiyah, […]

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Hadith on Hellfire: People who beat others and dress indecently will not enter Paradise

March 10, 2013

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “There are two groups among the people of Hellfire whom I did not see: a people who have whips like the tails of oxen with which they beat people, and women who will be naked although they are clothed, who will […]

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Hadith on Freedom: A man struck his slave girl, so the Prophet ordered her to be emancipated

February 27, 2013

Mua’wiyah ibn Al-Hakim reported: I said, “O Messenger of Allah, I have a servant girl whom I slapped.” This upset the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him. I said to him, “Shall I emancipate her?” The Prophet said, “Bring her to me.” Then she was brought and the Prophet asked, “Where is […]

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Hadith on Adultery: The punishment of lashing for adultery, and modified punishment for the weak

February 6, 2013

Sa’d ibn Ubadah reported: There was a man living among us who had a physical defect and to our surprise we saw him having intercourse with one of the servant girls. Sa’d referred his case to the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, and he said, “Strike him with the whip one […]

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