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Hadith on Questions: Warning against asking baseless unnecessary questions

February 22, 2018

Sa’d reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Among the most criminal of Muslims towards other Muslims are those who ask about a matter that is not forbidden and then it becomes forbidden to people due to his questioning.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 6859, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2358 Grade: Muttafaqun Alayhi (authenticity […]

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Umar on Adultery: A secret marriage is a type of adultery

February 15, 2018

Abu Az-Zubair reported: Umar ibn Al-Khattab, may Allah be pleased with him, was presented with a marriage which no one had witnessed except one man and one woman. Umar said, “This is a secret marriage and I do not permit it. If I had known of it beforehand, I would have stoned them.” Source: al-Muwaṭṭa’ 1136 […]

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Hadith on Marriage: Recommendation to have only one wife at a time

February 13, 2018

Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “If a man has two wives and he is not just between them, he will come on the Day of Resurrection with one of his sides collapsed.” Source: Sunan al-Tirmidhī 1141 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani Al-Mawardi said, “Ash-Shafi’ee recommended a man […]

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Hadith on Prayer: Allah is in front of you when you are praying

January 28, 2018

Abdullah ibn Umar reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “If one of you is in prayer, let him not spit in front of himself, for Allah is in front of him as he prays.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 398, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 547 Grade: Muttafaqun Alayhi (authenticity agreed upon) according to […]

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Hadith on Repentance: Allah laughs at two men in Paradise

January 28, 2018

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Allah laughs at two men, one of them killed the other yet they both entered Paradise. This one fought in the way of Allah and was killed, then his killer repented and was also martyred.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 2671, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim […]

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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 Gabriel: Why should he not come when you are unkempt?

December 19, 2017

Ibn Abbas reported: It was said to the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, “O Messenger of Allah, Gabriel, upon him be peace, has been slow to come to you.” The Prophet said, “And why should he not be slow to come to me while you are around me without brushing your teeth, clipping […]

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Hadith on Cleanliness: Display a dignified and pleasant appearance

December 19, 2017

Jabir ibn Abdullah reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, came to us and he saw an unkempt man with dishevelled hair. The Prophet said, “Could this man find nothing to groom his hair?” The Prophet saw another man with a dirty garment and he said, “Could this man find nothing […]

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Hadith on Oppression: Injustice will be darkness on the Day of Judgment

December 6, 2017

Ibn Umar reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, oppression will be darkness on the Day of Resurrection.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 2315, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2579 Grade: Muttafaqun Alayhi (authenticity agreed upon) according to Al-Bukhari and Muslim عَنْ ابْنِ عُمَرَ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ إِنَّ الظُّلْمَ […]

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Hadith on Curses: O Allah, have mercy on those wrongfully cursed

December 6, 2017

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “O Allah, I am only a human being. Whenever I (wrongfully) scold, curse, or punish a Muslim man, then turn it into purification and mercy for him.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 6000, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2601 Grade: Muttafaqun Alayhi (authenticity agreed upon) according […]

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