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Hasan on Love: Be moderate in your love and hatred for others

October 27, 2016

Yahya ibn Al-Mukhtar reported: Hasan Al-Basri, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “Love others moderately and hate others moderately. Some people were extreme in their love of others and were destroyed by it, and some people were extreme in their hatred of others and were destroyed by it. Do not be extreme in your […]

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Hadith on Abuse: Do not revile and curse those who curse you

October 10, 2015

Jabir ibn Sulaim reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Beware of pride, for Allah does not love pride. If a person abuses and reviles you in a matter he knows about you, then do not revile him in a matter you know about him, for then you will have his reward […]

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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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Hadith on Islam: Perfection in Islam is to leave what is unbeneficial

May 21, 2012

Ali ibn Hussein reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, part of perfection in Islam is for a person to leave what does not concern him.” Source: Sunan al-Tirmidhī 2318 Grade: Sahih li ghayri (authentic due to external evidence) according to Al-Albani عَنْ عَلِيِّ بْنِ حُسَيْنٍ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى […]

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Hadith on Speculation: Do not spy on the people or else you will corrupt them

December 8, 2010

Mu’awiyah reported: I heard the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, say, “Verily, if you seek out people’s faults, you will corrupt them or almost corrupt them.” Abu Ad-Darda said, “A word that Mu’awiyah heard from the Messenger of Allah with which Allah benefited him.” Source: Sunan Abu Dawud 4888 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to An-Nawawi […]

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Hadith on Faith: True faith in Islam is proven by intentions and actions, not words alone

December 4, 2010

Abu Barzah al-Aslami reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “O you who have believed with your tongues but faith has not entered your hearts! Do not backbite the Muslims or seek their faults. Whoever seeks their faults, then Allah will seek his faults. If Allah seeks his faults, then He will […]

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