Tag: Forgiveness المغفرة

Ayyub on Manhood: A real man forgives others and overlooks their faults

March 27, 2018

Abdullah ibn Shumait reported: Ayyub al-Sakhtiyani, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “A man will not hit the mark, nor fulfill his manhood, until he has two characteristics: Forgiving people and overlooking their faults.” Source: al-Murū’ah 106 عَنْ عَبْدِ اللَّهِ بْنِ شُمَيْطِ قَالَ قَالَ أَيُّوب السَّخْتِيَانِي رحمه الله لَا يَنْبُلُ الْمَرْءُ وَلَا تَتِمُّ مُرُوءَتُهُ […]

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Ahnaf on Manhood: True men are forbearing and forgiving

March 27, 2018

Al-Mada’ini reported: It was said to Ahnaf ibn Qais, may Allah have mercy on him, “What is manhood?” Ahnaf said, “Forbearance at a time of anger and forgiveness at a time of power.” Source: al-Murū’ah 64 عن الْمَدَائِنِي قَالَ قِيلَ لِلْأَحْنَفِ بْنِ قَيْسٍ رحمه الله مَا الْمُرُوءَةُ فَقَالَ الْحِلْمُ عِنْدَ الْغَضَبِ وَالْعَفْوُ عِنْدَ الْقُدْرَةِ 64 المروءة […]

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Hadith on Supplication: What to say when waking up in the night

February 5, 2018

Ubadah ibn As-Samit reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever wakes up in the night, let him say: There is no God but Allah, alone without any partner. To him belong the dominion and all praise, and he has power over all things. All praise is due to Allah, glory be […]

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Hadith on Supplication: Send mercy upon this pain that it might pass

January 28, 2018

Abu Darda reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever among you is afflicted with something, or his brother is afflicted, then let him say: Our Lord is Allah, who is in the heavens. Holy is your name, your command is in the heavens and on the earth. As your mercy […]

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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: How did the Prophet begin his prayer at night?

December 6, 2017

Shariq Al-Hawzani reported: I entered the home of Aisha, may Allah be pleased with her, and I asked her, “How did the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, begin his prayer when he awakened at night?” Aisha said, “When the Prophet awakened at night, he would exalt Allah ten times, praise Allah […]

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Hadith on Wudu: Supplication during performance of ablution

December 1, 2017

Abu Musa reported: I came to the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, while he was performing ablution. I heard the Prophet supplicating, “O Allah, forgive my sins, expand my dwelling, and bless me in my provision.” I said, “O Prophet of Allah, I heard you supplicating with these words.” The Prophet […]

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Hadith on Pardon: Forgive good people for their faults but not crimes

October 11, 2017

Aisha reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Overlook the faults of good people, except for the legal punishments (al-hudud).” Source: Sunan Abī Dāwūd 4375 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani عَنْ عَائِشَةَ رَضِيَ اللَّهُ عَنْهَا قَالَتْ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ أَقِيلُوا ذَوِي الْهَيْئَاتِ عَثَرَاتِهِمْ إِلَّا الْحُدُودَ […]

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Sufyan on Sins: Hope for repentance from desires, fear for sinful arrogance

October 10, 2017

Abu Nuaym reported: Sufyan ibn Uyaynah, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “Whoever commits a sin due to desire, then hope for his repentance. Verily, Adam, upon him be peace, disobeyed due to desire and he was forgiven. And if a sin is committed due to arrogance, then fear that the perpetrator may be […]

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Sufyan on Sin: Backbiting is worse than fornication and drinking wine

September 11, 2017

Al-Bayhaqi reported: Sufyan ibn Uyaynah, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “Backbiting is worse in the sight of Allah than fornication and drinking wine, as fornication and drinking wine is a sin between you and your Lord. If you repent from them, Allah will accept your repentance. Yet backbiting is not forgiven unless the […]

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