Tag Archives: Good Character

March, 2022

  • 10 March

    Ensuring that one eats with the helper/servant that cooked the food

    Question Is this Hadith authentic and could you please provide the Arabic text? “When the servant of one of you has endured heat and smoke preparing his food for him, then let him take him by the hand and make him sit him down with him. If he refuses, then let him take a morsel and feed him with it.”

February, 2022

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October, 2021

  • 19 October

    Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) waits for three days

    Question Where is the following Hadith found and can it be quoted? If possible, what is the lesson from this Hadith? Abdullah ibn Abil Hamsa was a companion who narrates: “Prior to the commencement of the divine mission of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) [i.e. Nubuwwah], I dealt with him in a business transaction and there was still something due …

February, 2021

  • 19 February

    Ten noble traits of character

    Question Is the following narration suitable to quote? Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) has said that there are ten noble traits of character: Speaking the truth. [Having] True courage/strength when it comes to the obedience of Allah Ta’ala. Giving to the needy. Returning a good favor. Maintaining family ties. Taking care of and returning a trust [something kept by you for …

December, 2020

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December, 2019

  • 12 December

    Another Hadith on the treatment of one’s wife and the rights a wife enjoys over her husband

    Question Is this narration authentic? عن حكيم بن معاوية عن أبيه أن رجلا سأل النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم ما حق المرأة على الزوج؟ قال: أن يطعمها إذا طعم وأن يكسوها إذا اكتسى ولا يضرب الوجه ولا يقبح ولا يهجر إلا في البيت

  • 4 December

    Accepting the excuse of a Muslim

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “If anyone offers an excuse to his Muslim brother and he does not accept the excuse [whereas this is a genuine excuse] then he becomes guilty of a sin like that of an unjust tax collector.”

November, 2019

  • 22 November

    Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) was often seen smiling

    Question Can you provide the reference for this Hadith: Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibnul Harith (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reported: “I have not seen anyone smile more often than the Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam).”