Tag: Weeping بكاء

Umar on Fate: O Allah, if my fate is evil then change it

April 3, 2017

Abu Uthman Al-Hindi reported: Umar ibn Al-Khattab, may Allah be pleased with him, was performing Ṭawāf around the House and he was weeping, saying, “O Allah, if you have written me among the blessed, then affirm it therein. And if you have written me among the sinful and the damned, then wipe it away and […]

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Abu Darda on Character: A Muslim has good character until he enters Paradise with it

May 9, 2016

Umm Darda reported: Abu Darda, may Allah be pleased with them both, stood praying and weeping and saying, “O Allah, you made my form excellent, so make my character excellent.” He continued until the morning and I said, “O Abu Darda, you did not supplicate for anything but good character!” Abu Darda said, “O Umm […]

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Jesus on Love: Blessed is he who loves for people what he loves for himself

April 17, 2016

Ammar ibn Nusair reported: Jesus the son of Mary, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Blessed is he whose speech is the remembrance of Allah, whose silence is reflection, and whose observation is a lesson, who controls his tongue, whose house is sufficient, who weeps for his sins, and from whose evil the people […]

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David on Virtues: Allah loves those who perform these ten righteous deeds

April 13, 2016

Fadalah ibn Ubaid reported: David, peace be upon him, asked his Lord the Exalted about the most beloved deeds to him. Allah said, “They are ten deeds. If you do them, O David, you will not mention any of my creation but with good, you will not backbite any of my creation, and you will […]

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Salaf on Fear: The righteous are only those who restrain their desire to sin

December 8, 2015

Ibn Rajab reported: Some of the righteous predecessors said, “The one who fears Allah is not one who weeps and his eyes overflow with tears. Verily, the one who fears Allah are only those who leave what they desire of the unlawful when they are able to indulge it. The greatest reward are for those […]

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Hadith on Tribulation: How will you be when the world is given to you?

April 10, 2015

Abdullah ibn Amr reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “If the treasures of Persia and Rome were opened for you, what kind of people will you be?” Abdur Rahman ibn Awf said, “We will be as Allah has ordered us.” The Prophet said, “Perhaps you will be something else. […]

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Hadith on Prayer: The Prophet would shorten his prayer to make it easier for some people

June 17, 2014

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, I might begin the prayer and I intend to prolong it, but then I hear the crying of an infant. I will shorten the prayer as I know his crying will distress his mother.” Source: Sahih Bukhari 678, Sahih Muslim 470 Grade: Muttafaqun Alayhi […]

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Hadith on Prostration: When a person prostrates while reading the Quran, Satan weeps

June 3, 2014

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “When the son of Adam recites the verses of prostration and he prostrates, Satan withdraws and he weeps and he says: Woe to me! The son of Adam was commanded to prostrate and he prostrated so he will have Paradise, but […]

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Hadith on Abu Bakr: My life and my wealth are only for the Prophet

March 15, 2014

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “No one’s wealth has benefited me as much as the wealth of Abu Bakr.” Abu Bakr wept and he said, “My wealth and myself are only for you, O Messenger of Allah.” Source: Musnad Ahmad 7397 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Ahmad Shakir […]

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Hadith on Prayer: The Prophet would weep during his prayers

December 13, 2013

Abu Mutarrif reported: I came to the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, while he was praying and his chest was making a sound like the boiling of a water pot because he was crying. Source: Sunan An-Nasa’i 1214 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to An-Nawawi عَنْ مُطَرِّفٍ عَنْ أَبِيهِ قَالَ أَتَيْتُ النَّبِيَّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ […]

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