Two Persons Tortured in Grave

Narrated Ibn Abbas:

The Prophet once passed by two graves and said, “They (the deceased persons in those graves) are being tortured not for a great thing to avoid.” And then added, “Yes, (they are being punished for a big sin), for one of them used to go about with calumnies while the other never saved himself from being soiled with his urine.” (Ibn Abbas added): Then he took a green leaf of a date-palm) and split it into two pieces and fixed one piece on each grave and said, “May their punishment be abated till these (two pieces) get dry.”

Volume 2, Book 23, Number 460

  • Ghareeba

    Subhanallah, may Allah Subhana wa Ta’ala protect us and forgive us . Jazaka Allahu geiran for this beneficial reminder.

    your sister in Islam,

     Safiya ( The Netherlands )