Category: Hadith

What is Islam? (The Hadith of Angel Gabriel)

on the authority of ‘Umar, radiyallahu ‘anhu, who said: “While we were one day sitting with the Messenger of Allah, sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam, there appeared before us a man dressed in extremely white clothes and with very black hair. No…

Is Bankruptcy a Good Idea for You?

The Messenger of Allah, peace be upon him, asked, “Do you know who the bankrupt are?” They said, “The one without money or goods is bankrupt.” So the Prophet said, “The bankrupt are those from my followers who comes on…

Hayyan Abi al-Nadrah reported: I went out to visit Yazid ibn al-Aswad as he was suffering a fatal illness, and I met Wathilah ibn al-Asqa’ who also wanted to visit him. We entered Yazid’s home and Wathilah said, “What do you expect from Allah?” Yazid said, “By Allah, I expect good from Allah.” Wathilah said, “Rejoice! For I heard the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, say that Allah Almighty said: I am as my servant expects me. If he expects good, he will have it. If he expects evil, he will have it.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Ibn Ḥibbān

عَنْ حَيَّانَ أَبِي النَّضْرِ قَالَ خَرَجْتُ عَائِدًا لِيَزِيدَ بْنِ الأَسْوَدِ فَلَقِيتُ وَاثِلَةَ بْنَ الأَسْقَعِ وَهُوَ يُرِيدُ عِيَادَتَهُ فَدَخَلْنَا عَلَيْهِ فقَالَ لَهُ وَاثِلَةُ كَيْفَ ظَنُّكَ بِاللَّهِ قَالَ ظَنِّي بِاللَّهِ وَاللَّهِ حَسَنٌ قَالَ فَأَبْشِرْ فَإِنِّي سَمِعْتُ رَسُولَ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ يَقُولُ قَالَ اللَّهُ جَلَّ وَعَلا أَنَا عِنْدَ ظَنِّ عَبْدِي بِي إِنْ ظَنَّ خَيْرًا وَإِنْ ظَنَّ شَرًّا

Narrated Zainab: The Prophet got up from his sleep with a flushed red face and said, None has the right to be worshipped but Allah. Woe to the Arabs, from the Great evil that is nearly approaching them. Today a gap has been made in the wall of Gog and Magog like this. (Sufyan illustrated by this forming the number 90 or 100 with his fingers.) It was asked, Shall we be destroyed though there are righteous people among us? The Prophet said, Yes, if evil increased.REFERENCE: Sahih Al Bukhari

‏‏‏‏‏‏عَنْ زَيْنَبَ بِنْتِ جَحْشٍ رَضِيَ اللَّهُ عَنْهُنَّ، ‏‏‏‏‏‏أَنَّهَا قَالَتْ:‏‏‏‏ اسْتَيْقَظَ النَّبِيُّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ مِنَ النَّوْمِ مُحْمَرًّا وَجْهُهُ، ‏‏‏‏‏‏يَقُولُ:‏‏‏‏ “لَا إِلَهَ إِلَّا اللَّهُ وَيْلٌ لِلْعَرَبِ مِنْ شَرٍّ قَدِ اقْتَرَبَ، ‏‏‏‏‏‏فُتِحَ الْيَوْمَ مِنْ رَدْمِ يَأْجُوجَ وَمَأْجُوجَ مِثْلُ هَذِهِ، ‏‏‏‏‏‏وَعَقَدَ سُفْيَانُ تِسْعِينَ أَوْ مِائَةً، ‏‏‏‏‏‏قِيلَ:‏‏‏‏ أَنَهْلِكُ وَفِينَا الصَّالِحُونَ؟، ‏‏‏‏‏‏قَالَ:‏‏‏‏ نَعَمْ، ‏‏‏‏‏‏إِذَا كَثُرَيالْخَبَثُ.” صحيح البخاري

Narrated Abu Huraira: I heard the truthful and trusted by Allah (i.e., the Prophet ) saying, The destruction of my followers will be through the hands of young men from Quraish. REFERENCE: Sahih Al Bukhari

ARE THE MUSLIMS MUSLIMS?

Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said, “A Muslim is a brother of (another) Muslim, he neither wrongs him nor does hand him over to one who does him wrong. If anyone fulfills his brother’s needs, Allah will fulfill his needs; if…

The Prophet Muhammad  has urged people to fast this day. Abu Qataadah narrated that the Prophet Muhammad  was asked about observing the fast on the day of ‘Arafah, he replied: “’Arafah’s fasting removes the sins of two years: the last and thecoming year.”(Muslim)- NOTE: MAJOR SINS REQUIRES TAWBAH

Ibn `Abbas (may Allah be pleased with him and his father) reported that the Prophet (peace and blessings be upon him) said: “There are no days in which righteous deeds are more beloved to Allah than these ten days.”  (Al-Bukhari)

Juwairiya reported that Allah’s Messenger (ﷺ) came out from (her apartment) in the morning as she was busy in observing her dawn prayer in her place of worship. He came back in the forenoon and she was still sitting there. He (the Holy Prophet) said to her:You have been in the same seat since I left you. She said: Yes. Thereupon Allah’s Apostle (ﷺ) said: I recited four words three times after I left you and if these are to be weighed against what you have recited since morning these would outweigh them and (these words) are:” Hallowed be Allah and praise is due to Him according to the number of His creation and according to the pleasure of His Self and according to the weight of His Throne and according to the ink (used in recording) words (for His Praise).”) (Sahih Muslim).

عَنِ ابْنِ عَبَّاسٍ، عَنْ جُوَيْرِيَةَ، أَنَّ النَّبِيَّ صلى الله عليه وسلم خَرَجَ مِنْ عِنْدِهَا بُكْرَةً حِينَ صَلَّى الصُّبْحَ وَهِيَ فِي مَسْجِدِهَا ثُمَّ رَجَعَ بَعْدَ أَنْ أَضْحَى وَهِيَ جَالِسَةٌ فَقَالَ ‏”‏ مَا زِلْتِ عَلَى الْحَالِ الَّتِي فَارَقْتُكِ عَلَيْهَا ‏”‏ ‏.‏ قَالَتْ نَعَمْ ‏.‏ قَالَ النَّبِيُّ صلى الله عليه وسلم ‏”‏ لَقَدْ قُلْتُ بَعْدَكِ أَرْبَعَ كَلِمَاتٍ ثَلاَثَ مَرَّاتٍ لَوْ وُزِنَتْ بِمَا قُلْتِ مُنْذُ الْيَوْمِ لَوَزَنَتْهُنَّ سُبْحَانَ اللَّهِ وَبِحَمْدِهِ عَدَدَ خَلْقِهِ وَرِضَا نَفْسِهِ وَزِنَةَ عَرْشِهِ وَمِدَادَ كَلِمَاتِهِ ‏”‏ ‏(صحيح مسلم).‏

Abu Umama said: The Prophet saw me when I were whispering, and The Prophet said ” what is your whisper about O Abu Umama ? ” I said I Praise Allah, The Prophet said : ” would you like to tell you what is more and better than your Praise Allah whole the night and the day ” I said yes O the Messenger of Allah , The Prophet said ” says Subhan Allah ( Glory be to Allah) as the number of what Allah created , Subhan Allah ( Glory be to Allah) fill what Allah created , Subhan Allah ( Glory be to Allah) as the number of what in the earth , Subhan Allah ( Glory be to Allah) fill what in the earth and the sky , Subhan Allah ( Glory be to Allah) as the number of what his book counted , , Subhan Allah ( Glory be to Allah) fill what his book counted , Subhan Allah ( Glory be to Allah) as the number of every things , Subhan Allah ( Glory be to Allah) fill every things . Alhamdu lillah (Praises be to Allah) as the number of what Allah created , Alhamdu lillah (Praises be to Allah) fill what Allah created, Alhamdu lillah (Praises be to Allah) as the number of what in the earth and the sky , , Alhamdu lillah (Praises be to Allah) fill what in the earth and the sky , Alhamdu lillah (Praises be to Allah) as the number of what his book counted , Alhamdu lillah (Praises be to Allah) fill what his book counted, Alhamdu lillah (Praises be to Allah) as the number of every things , , Alhamdu lillah (Praises be to Allah) fill every things ”

عن أبي أمامة ـ رضي الله عنه ـ قال رآني النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم وأنا أحرك شفتي فقال لي: بأي شيء تحرك شفتيك يا أبا أمامة؟ فقلت: أذكر الله يا رسول الله، فقال: ألا أخبرك بأكثر وأفضل من ذكرك بالليل والنهار؟ قلت: بلى يا رسول الله، قال: تقول: سبحان الله عدد ما خلق، سبحان الله ملء ما خلق، سبحان الله عدد ما في الأرض، سبحان الله ملء ما في الأرض والسماء، سبحان الله عدد ما أحصى كتابه، سبحان الله ملء ما أحصى كتابه، سبحان الله عدد كل شيء، سبحان الله ملء كل شيء، الحمد لله عدد ما خلق، والحمد لله ملء ما خلق، والحمد لله عدد ما في الأرض والسماء، والحمد لله ملء ما في الأرض والسماء، والحمد لله عدد ما أحصى كتابه، والحمد لله ملء ما أحصى كتابه، والحمد لله عدد كل شيء، والحمد لله ملء كل شيء. رواه أحمد وابن أبي الدنيا واللفظ له والنسائي وابن خزيمة وابن حبان في صحيحيهما باختصار والحاكم وقال: صحيح على شرط الشيخين. وصححه الألباني وغيره.

Days of Dhul-Hijjah: Ethics & Morals

A Muslim has to seize every opportunity that could bring him closer to Allah. Among the special seasons of worship are the first ten days of Dhul-Hijjah, which Allah has preferred over all the other days of the year. Ibn…