Archive for December, 2017

Hadith on Prayer: Do not leave the mosque after the call until prayer is completed

December 29, 2017

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “If you are in the mosque and you are called to prayer, then one of you should not leave until he has prayed.” Source: Musnad Aḥmad 10550 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Haythami عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى […]

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Hadith on Supplication: Two supplications are seldom turned away

December 29, 2017

Sahl ibn Sa’d reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Two supplications are not rejected, or seldom rejected: the supplication at the call to prayer, and the supplication at the time of danger when people are battling each other.” Source: Sunan Abī Dāwūd 2540 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani […]

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Hadith on Prayer: After the call to prayer, ask and you will be given

December 29, 2017

Abdullah ibn Amr reported: A man said, “O Messenger of Allah, the callers to prayer have been favoured over us.” The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Say as they have said. When you have finished, then ask Allah and you will receive.” Source: Sunan Abī Dāwūd 524 Grade: Sahih (authentic) […]

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Hadith on Prayer: Supplications during and after the call to prayer

December 29, 2017

Abdullah ibn Amr reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “When you hear the caller to prayer, repeat what he says and then send blessings upon me. Verily, whoever sends blessings upon me, Allah will send blessings upon him ten times. Then, ask Allah to grant me the means of […]

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Hadith on Prayer: Raise your voice in the call to prayer even if alone

December 29, 2017

Abdullah ibn Abdur Rahman reported: Abu Sa’eed Al-Khudri, may Allah be pleased with him, said to him, “I see you love sheep and the desert. When you are among your sheep or in your desert and announced the call to prayer, then raise your voice with the call. Verily, the sound of the caller’s voice […]

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Hadith on Prayer: Turning from side to side during the call to prayer

December 29, 2017

Abu Juhaifa reported: He saw Bilal, may Allah be pleased with him, performing the call to prayer, saying, “I followed him turning his face side to side during the call to prayer.” Al-Bukhari said, “It is mentioned about Bilal that he would put his fingers in his ears, and Ibn Umar would not put his […]

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Hadith on Prayer: Recommendation for the caller to prayer not to take wages

December 29, 2017

Uthman ibn Abi Al-‘As reported: Among the final commitments entrusted to me by the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, is that I would employ a caller to prayer who would not take wages for his call. At-Tirmidhi said, “This is acted upon according to the scholars. They disapproved that the caller […]

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Hadith on Prayer: Angels pray with one who prays alone

December 29, 2017

Salman Al-Farsi reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “If a man is in a deserted land and the time of prayer arrives, then let him perform ablution. If he does not find water, then let him perform dry ablution. If he establishes the prayer, then two angels pray with […]

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Hadith on Prayer: O Allah, guide the Imams and forgive the callers

December 29, 2017

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The Imam is responsible (for the prayer) and the caller to prayer is a trustee. O Allah, guide the Imams and forgive the callers.” Source: Sunan al-Tirmidhī 207 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Ahmad Shakir عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ […]

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Hadith on Prayer: Callers to prayer are rewarded for all who hear them

December 29, 2017

Al-Bara’ ibn Azib reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, the angels send blessings upon those in the first row (of prayer). The caller to prayer is forgiven for as far as his voice reaches and his truthfulness is affirmed by whichever creatures hear him, wet or dry. He will have […]

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