Tag: The Scale الميزان

Hadith on Character: None behave with deeds more beloved to Allah than these

February 21, 2015

Anas reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, met Abu Dharr and he said, “O Abu Dharr, shall I not show you two qualities that are easy on your back and heavier on the scale than others?” Abu Dharr said, “Of course, O Messenger of Allah.” The Prophet said, “You must have good […]

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An-Nawawi on Prayers: Muslims must make up any prayers they missed on purpose

February 6, 2014

An-Nawawi said, “There is a consensus among the reliable scholars that whoever leaves a prayer on purpose must make it up. Ibn Hazm disagreed with them on this and he said such a person cannot ever make them up and they will not be valid. Rather, he said one should increase his good deeds and […]

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Hadith on Companions: Ibn Mas’ud will be as big as a mountain on the Day of Resurrection

December 24, 2013

Ibn Mas’ud reported: He was cutting toothsticks from a tree and he had skinny legs that would be pushed in the wind. The people laughed at him and the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “What are you laughing at?” They said, “We are laughing at his skinny legs.” The Prophet […]

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Hadith on Praise: Glory be to Allah as the ink for recording His words

May 20, 2013

Juwairiya reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, came out from her apartment as she was performing the dawn prayer. He returned in the forenoon and found her sitting there. The Prophet said, “Are you in the same position as I left you?” She said yes. The Prophet said, “I recited four words […]

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Hadith on Envy: Beware of envy that destroys good deeds like fire

September 10, 2012

Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Beware of envy, for it consumes good deeds just as fire consumes wood or grass.” Source: Sunan Abī Dāwūd 4903 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Ibn Hajar عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ أَنَّ النَّبِيَّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ قَالَ إِيَّاكُمْ وَالْحَسَدَ فَإِنَّ الْحَسَدَ يَأْكُلُ الْحَسَنَاتِ كَمَا تَأْكُلُ النَّارُ […]

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Hadith on Animals: Allah will hold people accountable for oppressing even a small bird

August 29, 2012

Abdullah ibn Umar reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “If someone kills so much as a sparrow or anything larger without a just cause, then Allah the Exalted will ask him about it on the Day of Resurrection.” It was said, “O Messenger of Allah, what is a just […]

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Hadith on Ramadan: The virtue of fasting and praying during Ramadan

July 18, 2012

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever fasts the month of Ramadan due to faith and seeking reward, then Allah will forgive all of his previous sins. Whoever stands in prayer during the Night of Decree due to faith and seeking reward, then Allah will forgive all of his previous […]

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Hadith on Ease: A man went to Paradise because he was easy-going

July 14, 2012

Abu Mas’ud reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “A man from the time before you was called to account in the Hereafter and nothing good was found with him except that he was lenient in his business with people and he would order his servant to relieve the debts of those […]

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Hadith on Prayer: The first action to be judged by Allah will be the obligatory prayers

July 11, 2012

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The first action for which a servant of Allah will be held accountable on the Day of Resurrection will be his prayers. If they are in order, then he will have prospered and succeeded. If they are lacking, then he will […]

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Hadith on Intention: Allah rewards good intentions but He does not punish bad intentions unless the evil deed is done

May 22, 2012

Ibn Abbas reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, related from his Lord the Blessed and Exalted, “Verily, Allah has recorded good and bad deeds and he made them clear. Whoever intends to perform a good deed but does not do it, then Allah will record it as a complete good […]

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