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Hadith on Modesty: Be shy before Allah as you would an authority figure

February 21, 2018

Sa’eed ibn Yazeed reported: He said to the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, “Advise me.” The Prophet said, “I advise you to be modest in front of Allah Almighty as you would be modest in front of a righteous man among your people.” Source: al-Mu’jam al-Kabīr 5539 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani […]

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Hadith on Ablution: Allah praises one who cures his soul with ablution

February 7, 2018

Uqbah ibn Amir reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “A man from my nation arises in the night to treat himself with purification. There are knots over him. If he washes his hands, a knot is unraveled. If he washes his face, a knot is unraveled. If he wipes his head, […]

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Hadith on Night: Whoever asks Allah for good in the night is given it

February 5, 2018

Mu’adh ibn Jabal reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “There is no Muslim who retires for the night while in a state of remembrance and purification, then wakes up in the night and asks Allah for goodness in the world and in the Hereafter, but that he will be given it.” […]

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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: 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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Umar on Marriage: Muslims must uphold conditions in their marriage contracts

December 28, 2017

Abdur Rahman ibn Ghanm reported: I was sitting closely with Umar ibn Al-Khattab, may Allah be pleased with him. A man said, “O commander of the faithful, I married this woman and I accepted her condition that she would keep her house. I have settled my affairs such that I am moving residence to a […]

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Hadith on Prayer: Callers to prayer will be leaders on Judgment Day

December 18, 2017

Mu’awiyah reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The callers to prayer will have the longest necks of the people on the Day of Resurrection.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 387 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim An-Nawawi said, “It is said that it means they are masters and chiefs, as the […]

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Hadith on Blessings: Allah blesses them as long as they give to others

December 14, 2017

Ibn Umar reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, Allah has people for whom he has assigned blessings to benefit his servants. He consolidates their blessings as long as they offer them to others. If they refuse to give them, he takes them away and directs them to others.” […]

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Hadith on Tawaf: Circling the Ka’bah is like performing prayer

December 10, 2017

Ibn Abbas reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Circling around the House is similar to prayer, except that you speak during it. Whoever speaks during it, let him speak nothing but goodness.” At-Tirmidhi said, “This is practiced by the majority of scholars, that it is recommended for a man not to speak […]

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Hadith on Patience: The woman of Paradise because of her patience

December 7, 2017

Ata’ ibn Abi Rabah reported: Ibn Abbas said to me, “Shall I not show you a woman of Paradise?” I said, “Of course.” Ibn Abbas said, “There was a dark-skinned woman who came to the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, and she said: Indeed, I suffer seizures and I become uncovered, so supplicate […]

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