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Hadeeth # 18: Punishment in this World is Expiation for Sins

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Narrated ‘Ubada ibn As-Samit who took part in the battle of Badr and was a Naqib (a person heading a group of six persons), on the night of Al-‘Aqaba pledge: Allah’s Messenger salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam said while a group of his Companions were… Continue reading Hadeeth # 18: Punishment in this World is Expiation for Sins

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Hadeeth # 17: Loving the Ansaar – A Sign of Faith

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Narrated Anas radhiAllahu ‘anhu that the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam said, “Love for the Ansaar is a sign of faith and hatred for the Ansaar is a sign of hypocrisy.” [Volume 1, Book 2, Number 17] Commentary: This hadeeth talks about a sign… Continue reading Hadeeth # 17: Loving the Ansaar – A Sign of Faith

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Hadeeth # 16: Three Qualities to Taste the Sweetness of Emaan (Part 2)

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Part 1 Narrated Anas radhiAllahu ‘anhu that the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam said, “Whoever possesses the following three qualities will have the sweetness (delight) of faith: 1.The one to whom Allah and His Messenger becomes dearer than anything else. 2. Who loves a… Continue reading Hadeeth # 16: Three Qualities to Taste the Sweetness of Emaan (Part 2)

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Hadeeth # 16: Three Qualities to Taste the Sweetness of Emaan (Part 1)

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Narrated Anas radhiAllahu ‘anhu that the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam said, “Whoever possesses the following three qualities will have the sweetness (delight) of faith: 1.The one to whom Allah and His Messenger becomes dearer than anything else. 2. Who loves a person and… Continue reading Hadeeth # 16: Three Qualities to Taste the Sweetness of Emaan (Part 1)

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Hadeeth # 13: Love for Your Brother, What You Love for Yourself

In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful Narrated Anas radhiAllahu ‘anhu that the Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam said: “None of you will have faith till he wishes for his (Muslim) brother what he likes for himself.” [Volume 1, Book 2, Number 13] Commentary: A question arises does this mean that if… Continue reading Hadeeth # 13: Love for Your Brother, What You Love for Yourself

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Hadeeth # 11: Whose Islam is the Best?

Narrated Abu Musa radhiAllahu ‘anhu: Some people asked Allah’s Messenger salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, “Whose Islam is the best (i.e. who is a good Muslim)?” He replied, “One who avoids harming the Muslims with his tongue and hands.” [Volume 1, Book 2, Number 11] Commentary: Notice and compare this hadeeth with the previous one. While… Continue reading Hadeeth # 11: Whose Islam is the Best?

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Hadeeth # 10: A Muslim does not Harm Other Muslims

  Narrated ‘Abdullah bin ‘Amr radhiAllahu ‘anhu: The Prophet said, “A Muslim is the one who avoids harming Muslims with his tongue and hands. And a Muhajir [emigrant] is the one who gives up (abandons) all what Allah has forbidden.” [Volume 1, Book 2, Number 10] Commentary: This hadeeth tells us about two things: Who… Continue reading Hadeeth # 10: A Muslim does not Harm Other Muslims

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Hadeeth # 9: Haya is a Branch of Emaan

Narrated Abu Huraira radhiAllahu ‘anhu: The Prophet salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam said, “Faith (Belief) consists of more than sixty branches (i.e. parts). And haya [This term haya covers a large number of concepts which are to be taken together; amongst them are self-respect, modesty, bashfulness, and scruple, etc.] is a part of faith.” [Volume 1,… Continue reading Hadeeth # 9: Haya is a Branch of Emaan

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Hadeeth # 8: The Five Principles of Islam

Narrated Ibn ‘Umar radhiAllahu ‘anhu: Allah’s Messenger salAllahu ‘alayhi wa sallam said, Islam is based on (the following) five (principles): 1.To testify that La ilaha ill-Allah wa anna Muhammad-ar-Rasool Allah (none has the right to be worshiped but Allah and Muhammad is Allah’s Messenger) 2. To offer the (compulsory congregational) prayers dutifully and perfectly 3.… Continue reading Hadeeth # 8: The Five Principles of Islam