Tag: Rights الحقوق

Hadith on Marriage: Rights are at the intersection of duties in marriage

December 28, 2017

Uqbah ibn Amr reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The most worthy of conditions to fulfill (in marriage) are those that permit intimacy.” Umar said, “Verily, rights are at the intersection of conditions. You will have what you accepted as conditions.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 2572, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 1418 Grade: Muttafaqun […]

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Umar on Marriage: Muslims must uphold conditions in their marriage contracts

December 28, 2017

Abdur Rahman ibn Ghanm reported: I was sitting closely with Umar ibn Al-Khattab, may Allah be pleased with him. A man said, “O commander of the faithful, I married this woman and I accepted her condition that she would keep her house. I have settled my affairs such that I am moving residence to a […]

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Hadith on Bathing: Muslims should take a ritual bath at least once a week

December 19, 2017

Abu Huraira reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “It is a duty for Allah upon every Muslim to perform a ritual bath at least once every seven days, washing his head and his body.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 856, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 849 Grade: Muttafaqun Alayhi (authenticity agreed upon) according to Al-Bukhari and […]

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Hadith on Nations: A nation that exploits the weak will never be holy

November 29, 2017

Abu Sa’eed reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “A nation will not be sanctified if the weak cannot take their rights without surmounting obstacles.” Source: Sunan Ibn Mājah 2426 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani عَنْ أَبِي سَعِيدٍ الْخُدْرِيِّ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ لَا قُدِّسَتْ […]

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Hadith on Marriage: Is my wife Aisha invited to dinner, too?

November 20, 2017

Anas reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, had a Persian neighbour who would make good soup. He made some for the Prophet and then came to invite him. The Prophet said, “And this is my wife, Aisha.” The man said no, so the Prophet said no. The man returned another […]

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Hadith on Angels: We do not worship You as you deserve to be worshiped

October 4, 2017

Adi ibn Artah reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, Allah has angels whose limbs shudder from fear of him. No angel among them sheds a tear from his eye but that it falls upon another angel glorifying Allah. There are angels in prostration since Allah created the heavens […]

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Hadith on Satan: The devil always comes to tempt people with their wealth

May 11, 2017

Abdur Rahman ibn Awf reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Satan, whom Allah has cursed, said: The owner of wealth will never be safe from me by one of three ways. I come to him with them and leave with them: His taking of wealth without permission, his spending […]

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Hadith on Prayers: Whoever keeps up the five prayers will never enter Hellfire

February 19, 2017

Hanzala Al-Asaydi reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever guards the five prayers, their ablution and their timing and their bowing and their prostration and knowing they are the right of Allah over him, then Allah will forbid him from entering Hellfire.” Source: Musnad Aḥmad 17882 Grade: Sahih (authentic) […]

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Umar II on Curses: Someone curses an oppressor until they become even worse

October 27, 2016

Riyah ibn Abida reported: I was sitting with Umar ibn Abdul Aziz when (the ruler) Al-Hajjaj was mentioned, so I reviled and denounced him. Umar said, “Calm down, O Riyah! Verily, I have heard that a man might be oppressed with a great wrong and he continues to revile and belittle his oppressor until he […]

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Al-Ghazali on Neighbors: The right of the neighbor includes good behavior, not simply avoiding harm

April 19, 2016

Al-Ghazali reported: Ibn Al-Muqaffa heard that some people complained of the many rats in his house. It was said to him, “If only you had a cat!” Ibn Al-Muqaffa said, “I am afraid that the rats would hear the sound of the cat and flee to the houses of my neighbors, for then I would […]

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