Tag: Sleep نوم

Hadith on Sleep: The Prophet’s supplication for sleep and wakening

August 9, 2017

Hudhaifa reported: When the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, laid down at night, he would place his hand under his cheek and then say, “O Allah, in your name I die and I live.” When he would awaken, he would say, “All praise is due to Allah who has given us life after […]

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Hadith on Purity: Angels supplicate for those who sleep with ablution

July 23, 2017

Ibn Umar reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Purify these bodies of yours that Allah may purify you. No servant retires for the night in a state of purity but that an angel resides with him in his bed. Every time he turns about for an hour, the angel […]

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Hadith on Hygiene: Clean your nose three times in the morning

June 5, 2017

Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “When one of you awakens from his sleep, then let him perform ablution and sniff water into his nose three times. Verily, Satan spends the night in the upper part of his nose.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 3121, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 238 Grade: Muttafaqun Alayhi […]

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Abu Aliyah on Fasting: Backbiting ruins fasting as worship

May 29, 2017

Ibn As-Sari reported: Abu Al-‘Alyiah, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “The fasting person is in an act of worship as long as he does not backbite anyone, even if he is sleeping on his bed.” Source: al-Zuhd li Hannād ibn al-Sarī 1202 عن هناد بن السري عَنْ أَبِي الْعَالِيَةِ رحمه الله قَالَ الصَّائِمُ […]

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Fudayl on Moderation: Too much food and sleep hardens the heart

April 5, 2017

Ibn Asakir reported: Al-Fudayl ibn Iyad, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “Two characteristics harden the heart: too much sleeping and too much eating.” Source: Tārīkh Dimashq 48/422 عن ابن عساكر قال الفضيل رحمه الله خصلتان تقسيان القلب كثرة النوم وكثرة الأكل 48/422 تاريخ دمشق لابن عساكر

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Hadith on Jihad: Only jihad for the right reason and method is rewarded

February 4, 2017

Mu’adh ibn Jabal reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Expeditions are of two kinds. As for one who seeks the countenance of Allah, obeys the leader, spends in charity from his precious possessions, shows leniency to his colleagues, and avoids corruption, then the entirety of his sleep and vigilance […]

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Hadith on Parables: The angels strike of parable for the Prophet while he sleeps

April 19, 2016

Jabir ibn Abdullah reported: The angels came to the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, while he was sleeping and some of them said, “He is asleep.” And some of them said, “His eyes are asleep but his heart is awake.” They said, “Verily, your companion has a parable, so present the parable for […]

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Hadith on Sleep: The people of Paradise do not sleep or die

March 24, 2016

Jabir ibn Abdullah reported: The Prophet was asked, “O Messenger of Allah, do the people of Paradise sleep?” The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Sleep is the sister of death, and the people of Paradise do not sleep.” In another narration, the Prophet said, “Sleep is the brother of death, […]

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Hadith on Moderation: Do not worship to the neglect of your body and family

January 2, 2016

Abdullah ibn Amr reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said to me, “O Abdullah, I am told you fast all day and pray all night.” I said, “Of course, O Messenger of Allah.” The Prophet said, “Do not do so. Fast and break your fast, pray in the night and […]

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Hadith on Rights: Your own body has rights over you, so take care of it

July 6, 2015

Aisha reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, sent for Uthman ibn Mazh’un and he came. The Prophet said, “O Uthman, do you not desire my practice?” Uthman said, “O Messenger of Allah, no by Allah. I seek your practice.” The Prophet said, “Verily, I sleep and I pray, I fast and I […]

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