Tag: Women النساء

Umar on Women: The woman is right and the man is wrong

February 19, 2018

Abdur Rahman As-Salami reported: Umar ibn Al-Khattab, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “Do not be excessive in the dowry of women.” A woman said, “It is no so, O Umar, for Allah said: And you gave one of them a great amount,” (4:20). Umar said, “Indeed, a woman has disputed Umar and she […]

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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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Abu Darda on Marriage: Husband and wife should try to please each other

January 21, 2018

Ibrahim ibn Adham reported: Abu Darda said to his wife Umm Darda, may Allah be pleased with both of them, “If I become angry, then try to please me. If you become angry, then I will try to please you. Were we not to act this way, how quickly would we be separated!” Source: Rawḍat […]

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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 Mercy: Allah is more merciful to us than we are to ourselves

December 21, 2017

Umaymah bint Ruqaiqah reported: I pledged allegiance to the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him with a group of women. The Prophet said to us, “Only as you are able and capable.” I said, “Allah and his messenger are more merciful to us than we are to ourselves.” And I said, “O […]

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Hadith on Ablution: The Prophet wiped over socks and headgear in ablution

December 21, 2017

Bilal reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, wiped over leather socks and head coverings (in ablution). Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 275 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim Ibn Taymiyyah said, “Since it is permitted for men to wipe over clothing on the head, so is it permissible for women as it […]

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Hadith on Perfume: The perfume of men and women

December 18, 2017

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The perfume of men is that which scent is apparent and color is hidden. The perfume of women is that which scent is hidden and color is apparent.” Source: Sunan al-Tirmidhī 2787 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani Sa’eed said, “The […]

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Hadith on Patience: The woman of Paradise because of her patience

December 7, 2017

Ata’ ibn Abi Rabah reported: Ibn Abbas said to me, “Shall I not show you a woman of Paradise?” I said, “Of course.” Ibn Abbas said, “There was a dark-skinned woman who came to the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, and she said: Indeed, I suffer seizures and I become uncovered, so supplicate […]

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Hadith on Quran: Ablution is required before touching the Quran

November 28, 2017

Abdullah ibn Umar reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “None should touch the Quran unless they are pure.” Source: al-Mu’jam al-Kabīr 13217 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Al-Haythami Ibn Abdul Barr said, “Ash-Shafi’ee, Al-Awza’i, Abu Thawr, and Ahmad said the scripture (mushaf) should not be touched by a person […]

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