Ibn Rajab reported: When the treasures of Khosrau were opened for Umar ibn al-Khattab, may Allah be pleased with him, he wept and he said,…View More Umar on Wealth: The Caliph laments when he finds treasure
Abdullah ibn Amr reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “If the treasures of Persia and Rome were opened for…View More Hadith on Tribulation: What if the world is given to you?
Uqbah ibn Amir reported: He came to Abu Bakr, may Allah be pleased with him, with a severed head and Abu Bakr condemned it. Uqbah said,…View More Abu Bakr on Decapitation: Do you follow the way of the Romans and Persians?
Malik reported: A man from the people of Kufa said that Umar ibn Al-Khattab wrote to a commander in an army he had dispatched, saying,…View More Umar on Treachery: If I knew he had killed an unbeliever by treachery, I would strike his neck
Ali ibn Abi Talib reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, was given gifts by Khosrau and he accepted them, and kings would…View More Hadith on Gifts: The Prophet accepted gifts from non-Muslim leaders
Ibn Shihab reported: Mukhayriq the Jew gave his wealth as an endowment to the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, and on the day…View More Ibn Shihab on Seerah: The Jewish Rabbi Mukhayriq fought in defense of Islam and was martyred at Uhud
Anas ibn Malik reported: Before the passing away of the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, he had written to Khosrau and…View More Hadith on Diplomacy: The Prophet had written to every tyrant to call them to Allah and Islam
Anas ibn Malik reported: When the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, intended to write to a foreign nation, it was said to him,…View More Hadith on Customs: The Prophet made a seal for sending diplomatic letters to foreign nations
Judamah bint Wahb reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “I was thinking of forbidding intercourse with a breastfeeding woman,…View More Hadith on Customs: The Prophet looked to the experience of other nations before ruling on a worldly issue
Abu Uthman reported: Abu Musa wrote to a Persian leader and greeted him with peace in his letter. It was said, “Do you greet him with…View More Hadith on Peace: Greeting the People of the Book with peace