Tag: Punishment العقاب

Umar on Gluttony: A large belly is a punishment, not a blessing

March 4, 2018

Al-Hasan reported: Umar ibn al-Khattab, may Allah be pleased with him, saw a man with a large belly and he said, “What is this?” The man said, “It is a blessing from Allah.” Umar said, “No, rather it is a punishment.” Source: Ḥadīth Muḥammad ibn ‘Abd Allāh al-Anṣārī 42 عَنِ الْحَسَنِ أَنَّ عُمَرَ بْنَ الْخَطَّابِ […]

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Hadith on Satiety: Those who overate will be hungry in the Hereafter

February 26, 2018

Ibn Abbas reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, the people who ate to their fill in the world today will be the people of hunger in the Hereafter tomorrow.” Source: al-Mu’jam al-Kabīr 11693 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Al-Mundhiri عَنِ ابْنِ عَبَّاسٍ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللهِ صَلَّى اللهُ […]

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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 Miracles: Rather, the gate of repentance and mercy for them

February 5, 2018

Ibn Abbas reported: The Quraish said to the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, “Call upon your Lord to turn the mount of Safa into gold for us and we will have faith in you.” The Prophet said, “And you will do so?” They said yes. The Prophet supplicated to Allah and Gabriel came […]

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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 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 Hoarding: Allah will punish those who hoard food away from others

October 30, 2017

Umar ibn Al-Khattab reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever hoards food away from the Muslims, then Allah will afflict him with leprosy and poverty.” Source: Sunan Ibn Mājah 2155 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Ibn Hajar عَنْ عُمَرَ بْنِ الْخَطَّابِ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ […]

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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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Hadith on Taxes: The cheating tax collector will enter Hellfire

October 4, 2017

Uqbah ibn Amir reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The unjust tax collector will not enter Paradise.” Source: Sunan Abī Dāwūd 2937 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Ibn Hajar عَنْ عُقْبَةَ بْنِ عَامِرٍ عَنْ رَسُولِ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ قَالَ لَا يَدْخُلُ الْجَنَّةَ صَاحِبُ مَكْسٍ 2937 سنن أبي […]

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Hadith on Tyranny: Beware of residing in Hell with tyrants

May 11, 2017

Abu Musa reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, there is a valley in Hell named Habhab, in which will reside every tyrant. Thus, beware lest you be among them!” Source: Sunan al-Dārimī 2816 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Al-Mundhiri عن أبي موسى عَنْ النَّبِيِّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ قَالَ إِنَّ […]

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