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Patience is essential for a believer

Question

Please mention the reference for this narration as well as the Arabic text.

Sufyan Thawri (rahimahullah) said: “A Mu’min is in need of patience just as he is in need of food and drink”

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The insignificance of this world

Question

Can you provide the reference for this Hadith:

Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The life of this world, compared to the Hereafter, is just like when one of you dips his finger in the ocean, let him contemplate how much of [water] his finger would carry?”

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Riyah Al Qaysi (rahimahullah)

Question

Kindly provide the source of this narration:

“I did an audit on myself and discovered that I have forty odd sins. I then asked Allah forgiveness for each sin one hundred thousand (100 000) times”- Riyah Al Qaysi (rahimahullah)

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Seeking protection from Dajjal and debt

Question

Could you reference the narration?

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) used to invoke Allah in Salah, “O Allah, I seek refuge in you from the punishment of the grave, and from the trial of Dajjal, and from the trial of life and death. O Allah, I seek refuge in you from sin and debt.” One person said: [O Messenger of Allah!] Very often you seek refuge in Allah from being in debt? He replied: “When a person is in debt, he tells lies when he speaks, and breaks his promises when he promises.”

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Having tawakkul and reliance on Allah Ta’ala as birds do

Question

Can I get a reference to this Hadith.

Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said:

I heard Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) saying:

“If you all depend on Allah with due reliance, He would certainly give you provision as He gives it to birds who go forth hungry in the morning and return with full belly at dusk.”

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‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) on truthfulness and trustworthiness

Question

Kindly provide the reference for this narration.

Sayyiduna ‘Umar ibn Al Khattab (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said:

“Do not let the prayer of a man deceive you nor his fasting. Rather look at the truthfulness of his speech, his trustworthiness whenever he is entrusted, and how he acts whenever he is given wealth/power.”

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Sell this life for the next and you will win both

Question

Please mention the reference for this narration as well as the Arabic text.

Hasan Al Basri (rahimahullah) said:

“O son of Adam! Sell this life for the next and you win both of them. Sell the next life for this and you lose both of them.”

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