Tag: Excellence

Hajj (Pilgrimage) and its Excellence

The Obligation of Hajj (Pilgrimage) and its Excellence Allah, the Exalted, says: “And Hajj (pilgrimage to Makkah) to the House (Ka`bah) is a duty that mankind owes to Allah, those who can afford the expenses (for one’s conveyance, provision and…

Bukahri and Muslim: Abu Musa (May Allah be pleased with him) reported: Messenger of Allah said, “He who The observes Al-Bardan (i.e., Fajr and `Asr prayers) will enter Jannah”. Commentary: It is a must for every Muslim to offer every Salat regularly but there are some prayers (Salat) which cannot be performed punctually unless one takes special care of them. This is the reason some additional merits have been mentioned in this Hadith so that people exercise extra effort for performing them. Of these two is the Fajr prayer, the performance of which is more difficult than the other prayers because it occurs at a time of rest and deep sleep. Similar is the case of `Asr prayer, the performance of which is difficult. Due to these reasons, special merits of these two prayers have been mentioned in this Hadith.

Anas bin Malik (May Allah be pleased with him) reported: Messenger of Allah (ﷺ) said, “Among the inmates of Hell, a person who had led the most luxurious life in this world will be brought up on the Day of Resurrection and dipped in the Fire and will be asked: ‘O son of Adam! Did you ever experience any comfort? Did you happen to get any luxury?’ He will reply: ‘By Allah, no, my Rubb.’ And then one of the people of Jannah who had experienced extreme misery in the life of this world will be dipped in Jannah. Then he will be asked: ‘O son of Adam! Did you ever experience any misery? Did you ever encounter difficulty?’ He will say: “By Allah, no my Rubb, I neither experienced misery nor passed through hardship”.[Muslim].

The Longest Necks on the Last Day!

1034. Mu`awiyah (May Allah be pleased with him) reported: I heard the Messenger of Allah saying: “The Mu’adhdhinun (callers to prayer) will have the longest necks on the Day of Resurrection.” [Muslim]. Commentary: This Hadith highlights the eminence of Mu’adhdhin and…