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Hadith on Miracles: A question the Prophet wished he had not asked

February 7, 2018

Ibn Abbas reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “I asked my Lord a question I wish I had not asked. I said: O Lord, there were messengers before me, among them those for whom you subordinated the wind and among them those who resurrected the dead. Allah said: Did […]

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Hadith on Hereafter: Three questions to answer in the grave

January 29, 2018

Al-Bara’ reported: Regarding the saying of Allah the Exalted, “Allah will keep firm those who had faith in the unshakeable word in the worldly life and in the Hereafter,” (14:27), the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “It is in the grave when it is said to him: Who is your Lord? What […]

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Ibn As-Samak on Death: O Allah, I loved those who obeyed you even if I did not

December 6, 2017

Al-Ghazali reported: Ibn As-Samak, may Allah have mercy on him, said on his death bed, “O Allah, you know that if I disobeyed you, I still loved those who obeyed you. Make that a cause of nearness to you.” Source: Iḥyā’ ‘Ulūm al-Dīn 2/160 عن الغزالي وقال ابن السماك رحمه الله عند موته اللهم إنك تعلم […]

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Hadith on Worship: The Prophet advises three regular spiritual practices

November 11, 2017

Abu Huraira reported: My dear friend the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, advised me to do three deeds and I will never abandon them until I die: to fast three days of every month, to perform forenoon prayer (salat al-duha), and to sleep after witr prayer. Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 1124, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 721 […]

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Hadith on Faith: O Allah, adorn us with the beauty of faith

October 30, 2017

Ammar ibn Yasar reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “O Allah, by your knowledge of the Unseen and your power over the creation, give me life as long as you know life is good for me and take me away if you know passing is better for me. O […]

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Hadith on Death: One is relieved and one is relieved from

October 26, 2017

Abu Qatadah reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, passed by a funeral and he said, “One is relieved and one is relieved from.” They said, “O Messenger of Allah, what is one relieved and one relieved from?” The Prophet said, “The believing servant is relieved from the hardships and harms […]

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Hadith on Provision: Seek provision through obedience to Allah

August 15, 2017

Abu Umamah reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, the Holy Spirit impressed upon my mind that a soul will never die until it completes its term and has taken in all of its provision. Thus, be proper in your seeking provision and do not let a restriction of […]

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Hadith on Sleep: The Prophet’s supplication for sleep and wakening

August 9, 2017

Hudhaifa reported: When the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, laid down at night, he would place his hand under his cheek and then say, “O Allah, in your name I die and I live.” When he would awaken, he would say, “All praise is due to Allah who has given us life after […]

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Hadith on Water: Giving water to the thirsty is great charity

July 23, 2017

Sa’d ibn Ubadah reported: I said, “O Messenger of Allah, my mother has died. Shall I give charity on her behalf?” The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Yes.” I said, “Which charity is best?” The Prophet said, “A drink of water.” Source: Sunan al-Nasā’ī 3664 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Al-Albani عَنْ […]

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Hadith on Doubts: Even the Prophets must overcome doubts in their faith

June 12, 2017

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “We are more likely to doubt than Abraham when he said: Lord, show me how you give life to the dead. Allah said: Do you not have faith? Abraham said: Of course, but rather to put my heart at rest.” (2:260) […]

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