Tag: Suspicion الظن

Hadith on Prayer: Aisha finds the Prophet praying at night

February 19, 2017

Aisha reported: One night I missed the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, and I imagined that he had gone to some of his other wives. I search for him and returned only to find him bowing and prostrating in prayer and saying, “Glory be to you and your praise, there is no God […]

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Hadith on Optimism: The Prophet was optimistic and had good expectations

June 16, 2016

Ibn Abbas reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, was optimistic and he did not see evil omens, and he liked good names. Source: Musnad Aḥmad 2762 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Ahmad Shakir عَنِ ابْنِ عَبَّاسٍ قَالَ كَانَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ يَتَفَاءَلُ وَلَا يَتَطَيَّرُ وَيُعْجِبُهُ الِاسْمُ الْحَسَنُ […]

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Yunus on Love: I strive to love for people what I love for myself

April 9, 2016

Ibn Al-Mubarak reported: Maymun ibn Mihran wrote to Yunus ibn Ubaid, may Allah have mercy on him, saying, “I would love for you to write to me about what you do that I might do it.” Yunus wrote back to him, saying, “Verily, I strive for my soul to love for people what it loves for […]

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Hamdun on Excuses: Make up to seventy excuses for your brother’s faults

October 11, 2015

Al-Bayhaqi reported: Hamdun Al-Qassar, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “If one of your brothers commits an error, then seek seventy excuses for him. If your hearts do not accept it, then know that the fault is with yourselves.” Source: Shu’ab al-Imān 10436 عن البيهقي عن حمدون القصار رحمه الله قال إِذَا زَلَّ أَخٌ مِنْ […]

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Hadith on Justice: No burden of sin is upon the child of adultery

October 12, 2014

Aisha reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessing be upon him, said, “There is no burden upon the child of adultery for the sins of his parents.” Then the Prophet recited the verse, “No soul shall bear the burdens of another.” (6:164) Source: Al-Mustadrak 7135, Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Al-Albani Ibn Taymiyyah said, […]

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Hadith on Ka’bah: The lives and wealth of believers is more sacred than the Ka’bah

May 19, 2013

Abdullah ibn Umar reported: I saw the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, circling the Ka’bah and saying, “How pure you are and how pure is your fragrance! How great you are and how great is your sanctity! By the one in whose hand is the soul of Muhammad, the sanctity of […]

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Hadith on Prayer: Ablution is broken if a person passes wind with a sound or smell

May 2, 2013

Abbas ibn Tamim reported: My uncle asked the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, who thought he passed wind during prayer. The Messenger of Allah said, “He should not leave his prayer unless he hears a sound or finds a smell.” Source: Sahih Bukhari 137 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Bukhari عَنْ […]

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Umar on Adultery: Strict application of the necessity of establishing four witnesses for adultery

February 16, 2013

Al-Mawardi Ash-Shafi’ee reported: The issue of witnesses arose when Al-Mughirah ibn Sha’bah was accused of adultery. They accused him in the presence of Umar ibn Al-Khattab, may Allah be pleased with him, and they were Abu Bakrah, Nafi’, Nufai’, and Ziyad. Abu Bakrah, Nafi’, and Nufai’ each declared it, but as for Ziyad, Umar said […]

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Umar on Spying: Umar pardons a people for drinking because he spied on them

January 29, 2013

Abdur Rahman ibn Awf reported: He would patrol the city at night with Umar ibn Al-Khattab, may Allah be pleased with him, and on one occasion they were walking when the lamp of a household caught their attention. They approached it until they heard loud voices inside the door. Umar grabbed the hand of Abdur […]

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Ja’far on Excuses: Give your brother up to seventy excuses

January 15, 2013

Al-Bayhaqi reported: Ja’far ibn Muhammad, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “If you hear something from your brother that you reject, then make an excuse for him up to seventy excuses. If you cannot do it, then say: Perhaps he has an excuse I do not know.” Source: Shu’ab al-Imān 7853 عن البيهقي قَالَ قَالَ […]

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