Authentication

Two drops and two marks that are dear to Allah

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Is this Hadith authentic?

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Nothing is dearer to Allah than two drops and two marks; A drop of tear shed due to the fear of Allah, and a drop of blood shed in the path of Allah. Regarding the two marks, they are: A mark received in the path of Allah (mark of a wound sustained in jihad or other avenues of good) and a mark (or wound) caused in observing one of the obligatory commandments of Allah.”

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Another narration on hair extensions

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Can you verify this narration?

Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) said: “A women came to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and said that she got her daughter married. She then became ill and her hair fell out, so she requested if she could give her hair extensions as her husband requested her to do so. The Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) [refused] and he cursed the one who fixes hair extensions and the one who has that done.”

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An unreliable virtue of discharging Zakah

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Is this Hadith authentic?

Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

“Whoever paid the Zakah on his money when it was due, Allah takes it upon Himself to make him among the companions of the Ambiya.'”

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