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Wording of the Hadith on intelligence


In the famous Hadith:

الكيس من دان نفسه وعمل لما بعد الموت والعاجز من أتبع نفسه هواها وتمنى على الله

is the addition الأماني at the end which is found in Jami’us Saghir also part of the Hadith?

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Adultery [zina] of the limbs


Please provide the reference for the following narration:

“Adultery of the eyes is when it looks [at that which is haram], adultery of the ears is when it listens [to haram], adultery of the tongue is uttering [haram], adultery of the hand is touching [what is impermissible to touch], adultery of the feet is when it walks [towards haram]. The heart desires and hopes for [haram] and the private parts either succumb to these desires or resists the temptation”

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The du’a of Bilal ibn Sa’d (rahimahullah)


Is this a masnun du’a?

اللهم إني أعوذ بك من زيغ القلوب، ومن تبعات الذنوب، ومن مرديات الأعمال ومضلات الفتن

Allahumma inni a’udhu bika min zayghil qulubi wa min tabi’atidh dhunub wa min murdiyatil a’amal wa mudillatil fitan

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Another version of the du’a when bidding farewell


Do the following words to recite when bidding farewell appear in a Hadith?

جعل الله التقوى زادك و غفر ذنبك و وجهك للخير حيث ما توجهت

Ja’alal Allahut taqwa zadaka wa ghafara dhanbaka wa wajjahaka lil khayri haythu ma tawajjahta

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Not the face of a liar


‘Not the face of a liar’

I heard that ‘Abdullah ibn Salam (radiyallahu ‘anhu) made this comment when Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) entered Madinah for the first time.

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Surah Mulk protects from the punishment of the grave


Can you provide the reference for this narration?

One of the companions of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) pitched a tent on a grave without knowing that it was a grave. Suddenly he heard a person from the grave reciting Surah Mulk till he completed it. The Companion went to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and said:

‘O Rasulullah! I pitched my tent on a grave without knowing that is was a grave. Suddenly I heard a person from the grave reciting Surah Mulk till he completed it.’

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

‘It is the defender and the deliverer. It delivers from the punishment of the grave’

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