Tag: Trials البلاء

Aisha on Gluttony: The first trial among Muslims was eating too much

March 4, 2018

‘Urwah reported: Aisha, may Allah be pleased with her, said, “Verily, the first trial to occur in this nation after the passing of its Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, was people eating to their fill. For when people fill their stomachs, their bodies are fattened, their hearts are hardened, and their desires are […]

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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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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 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 Marriage: Do not marry a second wife if first wife is harmed by it

October 25, 2017

Al-Miswar ibn Makhramah reported: I heard the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, say upon the pulpit, “Verily, the sons of Hisham ibn Al-Mughirah have sought my permission to marry their daughters to Ali ibn Abi Talib. I do not give permission, again I do not give permission, and again I do […]

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Hadith on Women: Among the greatest trials for men is women

October 23, 2017

Usamah ibn Zaid reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “I have not left a trial after me more harmful to men than women.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 4808, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2740 Grade: Muttafaqun Alayhi (authenticity agreed upon) according to Al-Bukhari and Muslim Sufyan Ath-Thawri, may Allah have mercy on him, said, “A […]

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Hadith on Tribulations: If there is no true Muslim leader, withdraw from all sects

July 12, 2017

Hudhaifa ibn Al-Yaman reported: The people used to ask the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, about good, but I would ask about evil for fear it would overtake me. I said, “O Messenger of Allah, we were in ignorance and evil and Allah sent us this good. Will there be evil […]

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Hadith on Trials: Muslims will flee to the mountains escaping persecution

July 10, 2017

Abu Sa’eed Al-Khudri reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Soon the best wealth of a Muslim will be a flock of sheep he takes to the top of a mountain or in valleys of rainfall, fleeing with his religion from tribulations.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 19 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according […]

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Hadith on Tribulation: In the darkest of trials, stay inside and hide yourselves

February 7, 2017

Jundub ibn Sufyan reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “There will come after me a tribulation like the dark of night, in which a man will awaken as a believer and enter evening as an unbeliever, or awaken as an unbeliever and enter evening as a believer.” A man […]

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Hadith on Patience: Reward for patience at first strike is Paradise

January 22, 2017

Abu Umamah reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Allah the Exalted says: O son of Adam, if you are patient and restrained at the first moment of trauma, then I would not be satisfied with any reward for you less than Paradise.” Source: Sunan Ibn Mājah 1597 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according […]

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