Tag: Uthman ibn Affan عثمان بن عفان

Uthman on Khamr: Alcohol is the mother of all evil deeds

May 31, 2017

Al-Harith reported: Uthman, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “Stay away from wine, for it is the mother of wickedness. By Allah, faith and addiction to wine cannot be combined but that one of them will eventually expel the other.” Source: Sunan al-Nasā’ī 5666 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani عن الحارث قال عثمان […]

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Hadith on Companions: The Prophet explains the virtues of his senior companions

April 17, 2016

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The most merciful of my nation is Abu Bakr. The strongest of them in the affair of Allah is Umar. The most sincere of them in modesty is Uthman. The best reciter of the Book of Allah among them is […]

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Hadith on Eid: The Prophet encourages women to give charity on the day of Eid

July 26, 2014

Ibn Abbas reported: I witnessed the prayer on the day of breaking the fast (eid al-fiṭr) with the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, and Abu Bakr, Umar, and Uthman. All of them performed the prayer before the sermon, and then he would deliver the sermon. The Prophet descended, as if I am seeming […]

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Hadith on Slander: One who spreads lies about others will not enter Paradise

May 3, 2014

Hammam ibn Al-Harith reported: We were sitting with Hudhaifa and it was said that a man falsely attributed a story to Uthman. Hudhaifa said: I heard the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, say, “The slanderer will not enter Paradise.” Source: Sahih Bukhari 5709, Sahih Muslim 105 Grade: Muttafaqun Alayhi (authenticity agreed upon) according […]

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Hadith on Arafat: It is preferred not to fast on the day of Arafat in order to supplicate

August 14, 2013

Abu Najeeh reported: He asked Ibn Umar about fasting on the day of Arafat for those who are at Arafat. Ibn Umar said, “I have performed the Hajj pilgrimage with the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him and he did not fast it. I performed it with Abu Bakr and he did not fast, […]

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Hadith on Prayer: Excellent ablution and prayer will erase all previous minor sins

May 19, 2013

Uthman reported: I heard the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, say, “No Muslim attends a prescribed prayer and performs its ablution, reverence, and bowing in the best manner, except that it will be an expiation for his previous sins as long as he did not commit a major sin, and this applies […]

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Hadith on Prayer: Multiplied rewards for one who prays in congregation

March 11, 2013

Uthman ibn Affan reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever prays the evening prayer in congregation is as if he has stood for prayer half of the night. And whoever prays the dawn prayer is as if he has stood for prayer the entire night.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 656 Grade: […]

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Hadith on Friday: Uthman institutes extra calls to Friday prayer due to the people’s needs

January 9, 2013

As-Sa’ib ibn Yazeed reported: During the time of the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, there would be one call to prayer when the prayer leader would sit and this continued in the time of Abu Bakr and Umar, may Allah be pleased with them. During the time of Uthman, may Allah be pleased […]

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Hadith on Companions: The ten companions who were promised Paradise by the Messenger of Allah

January 6, 2013

Abdur Rahman ibn Awf reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Abu Bakr is in Paradise, Umar is in Paradise, Uthman is in Paradise, Ali is in Paradise, Talha is in Paradise, Az-Zubair is in Paradise, Abdur Rahman ibn Awf is in Paradise, Sa’d is in Paradise, Sa’eed is in […]

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Hadith on Pardon: The Prophet pardons a man who became apostate and joined the enemy army

November 15, 2012

Ibn Abbas reported: Concerning the verse in Surat an-Nahl, “Whoever disbelieves in Allah after his belief, except for one who is forced while his heart is secure in faith, but those who willingly open their breasts to unbelief, then upon them is wrath from Allah and for them is a great punishment,” (16:106) that this […]

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