Archive for March, 2013

Hadith on Truthfulness: Whoever spreads falsehood about believers will be severely punished

March 27, 2013

Yahya ibn Rashid reported: We went to meet with Abdullah ibn Umar and when he came out, he said to us: I heard the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, say, “Whoever withholds his intercession regarding other than the legal punishments prescribed by Allah, then Allah will oppose him; and whoever knowingly […]

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Hadith on Ablution: Do not make your ablution too quickly that you miss washing some body parts

March 25, 2013

Abdullah ibn Amr reported: On one occasion the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, remained behind us while on a journey. He joined us while we were performing ablution for a prayer that was past its time. We were hastily passing our wet hands over our feet and the Prophet addressed us in a […]

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Hadith on Manners: The Muslim has five or six rights of good conduct over another Muslim

March 25, 2013

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “A Muslim has give rights over another Muslim: to return the greeting of peace, to visit him when he is sick, to follow his funeral procession, to answer his invitation, and to respond to his sneeze.” In another narration, the Prophet […]

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Hadith on Rights: A Muslim’s right is for you to love for him what you love for yourself

March 25, 2013

Ali ibn Abi Talib reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “A Muslim has six rights over another Muslim regarding good conduct: to greet him with peace when he meets him, to respond to his invitation, to respond to his sneeze, to visit him when he is sick, to follow his […]

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Hadith on Perfume: A woman must not wear an overpowering fragrance in the mosque

March 24, 2013

Abu Huraira reported: A woman passed by him with a powerful fragrance. He said, “O servant of the Irresistible! Do you intend to go to the mosque?” She said yes. He said, “Have you put on perfume?” She said yes. He said, “You should return home and wash yourself, for verily I heard the Messenger […]

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Hadith on Clothing: Permission for women to wear gold and silk, but not for men

March 24, 2013

Abu Musa reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, Allah the Exalted has made lawful silk and gold for the women of my nation, but he has forbidden them for men.” Source: Sunan An-Nasa’i 5265 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to As-Suyuti عَنْ أَبِي مُوسَى أَنَّ رَسُولَ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ […]

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Hadith on Perfume: Prohibition of women attracting men with perfume

March 24, 2013

Abu Musa reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Every eye can commit adultery. The woman who adorns herself with fragrances and passes by an assembly of men is as such,” meaning an adulteress. Source: Sunan al-Tirmidhī 2786 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to At-Tirmidhi Al-Mubarakpuri said, “She is an adulteress, as she […]

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Hadith on Perfume: Women should not wear strong perfume in the mosque

March 24, 2013

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “A woman who adorns herself with (strong) fragrances should not attend the evening prayer with us.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 444 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ أَيُّمَا امْرَأَةٍ أَصَابَتْ بَخُورًا فَلَا […]

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Hadith on Perfume: Musk is the best fragrance

March 24, 2013

Abu Sa’eed Al-Khudri reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, mentioned a woman from the children of Israel who would wear a ring filled with musk and that musk is the best perfume. Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2252 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim عَنْ أَبِي سَعِيدٍ الْخُدْرِيِّ أَنَّ رَسُولَ اللَّهِ صَلَّى […]

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Hadith on Perfume: Permission for women to wear lightly-scented musk

March 24, 2013

Aisha reported: We would go out with the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, to Mecca and we would apply perfume made of musk to our foreheads before entering into the state of pilgrimage (ihram). If one of us perspired, the musk would run down her face. The Prophet would see it and he […]

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