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Hadith on Ihram: Prescribed clothing for men and women performing pilgrimage to Mecca

| March 13, 2014

Abdullah ibn Umar reported: A man stood up and he said, “O Messenger of Allah, what should I wear while in a state of pilgrimage?” The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Do not wear a shirt or pants or turban or a hooded cloak, but if someone has no shoes he may […]

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Hadith on Muhammad: Allah has made me generous and humble, not a tyrant

| March 9, 2014

Abdullah ibn Busr reported: I gave a sheep as a gift to the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, and the Prophet sat on his knees to eat. A bedouin said, “What is this sitting?” The Prophet said, “Verily, Allah has made me a noble servant and he has not made me a stubborn […]

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Hadith on Intercession: Every nation will come kneeling until Prophet Muhammad is given intercession

| February 5, 2014

Ibn Umar reported: The people will fall down to their knees on the Day of Resurrection and every nation will follow its prophet. They will say, “O prophet, intercede for us!” Then the intercession will be given to the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, and on that day he will be raised to […]

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Sufyan on Mankind: Men are weak who cannot control themselves and lower their gaze

| December 30, 2013

Muhammad ibn Yazeed reported: I heard Sufyan Ath-Thawri being asked about the saying of Allah the Exalted, “Mankind was created weak.” (4:28) It was said, “How is he weak?” Sufyan said, “A woman will pass by a man and he cannot restrain himself from looking at her although there is no benefit from it. What […]

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Hadith on Prayer: The Prophet’s supplications during his night prayers

| December 24, 2013

Ali ibn Abu Talib reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, would stand for night prayer and say, “I turn my face to the Originator of the heavens and the earth, and I am not among the idolaters. Verily, my prayer, my sacrifice, my living, and my dying are for Allah, […]

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Hadith on Asceticism: The Prophet was like a traveler in the world, moving onto the Hereafter

| December 24, 2013

Abdullah ibn Mas’ud reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, laid down upon a reed mat and it left marks on his side. When he woke up, I started wiping his side and I said, “O Messenger of Allah, why do you not let us spread something on top of this […]

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Hadith on Prayer: The Prophet would weep during his prayers

| December 13, 2013

Abu Mutarrif reported: I came to the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, while he was praying and his chest was making a sound like the boiling of a water pot because he was crying. Source: Sunan An-Nasa’i 1214 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to An-Nawawi عَنْ مُطَرِّفٍ عَنْ أَبِيهِ قَالَ أَتَيْتُ النَّبِيَّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ […]

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Hadith on Arrogance: Do not stand up to aggrandize one another

| October 29, 2013

Abu Umamah reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, came out to us while leaning on a staff. We stood up for him but the Prophet said, “Do not stand up as foreigners do to aggrandize one another.” Source: Sunan Abu Dawud 5230 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Ibn Hajar عَنْ […]

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Ibn Umar on Peace: Abdullah ibn Umar greets with peace everyone in the market

| July 28, 2013

At-Tufail ibn Abu ibn Ka’b reported: He came with Abdullah ibn Umar to the market and Ibn Umar would greet everyone with peace whether they were selling merchandise or were poor. At-Tufail came to Abdullah ibn Umar one day and he asked him to follow him to the market. At-Tufail said, “What will you do […]

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Hadith on Sitting: The companions were in awe of the Prophet’s humility while sitting

| July 23, 2013

Qaylah bint Makhramah reported: She saw the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, sitting with his arms around his legs. She said, “When I saw the Messenger of Allah in such a humble position I was overcome with awe.” Source: Sunan Abu Dawud 4847 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Ibn Hajar قَالَ مُوسَى بِنْتِ […]

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