Tag Archives: Good deeds

May, 2018

  • 15 May

    A virtue of saying ‘La ilaha illallah’

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? Sayyiduna Anas (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whosoever recites La ilaha illallah any time during the day or night, his sins are remitted from his account and virtues are written instead.”

  • 10 May

    Hasten to do good deeds before seven things occur

    Question Is this narration authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Hasten to do good deeds before you are caught up by one of seven calamities awaiting you; Poverty which may impair your wisdom/ability to carry out good deeds, wealth which may mislead you, an ailment which may damage your health, old age which may harm your senses, a sudden …

April, 2018

March, 2018

  • 28 March

    Prepare for the grave

    Question What is the reference of this Hadith? عن البراء قال كنا مع رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم في جنازة فجلس على شفير القبر فبكى حتى بل الثرى ثم قال يا إخواني لمثل هذا فأعدوا

February, 2018

  • 26 February

    How to be an obedient child after the demise of one’s parents

    Question What is the source of this Hadith and the authenticity? A Hadith reports Abu Usayd Malik ibn Rabi’ah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) as saying: “While we were sitting in the company of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) , a man of the Banu Salamah tribe came to him and said, “O Rasulullah, Is there any way left for me to be …

  • 9 February

    Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) possessed many good qualities

    Question One day Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) sat with the Sahabah (radiyallahu ‘anhum) and explained to them that character has 360 branches and whomsoever has one will go to Jannah. Sayyiduna Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) then asked, ‘O Rasulullah! Do I have any one of them in me?” Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) replied, ‘You have all 360 in …

January, 2018

  • 25 January

    The daily plea of the day

    Question Is this correctly attributed to Imam Hasan Al Basri (rahimahullah)? ليس من يوم يأتي على ابن آدم إلا ينادى فيه يا ابن آدم أنا خلق جديد وأنا فيما تعمل عليك غدا شهيد فاعمل في خيرا أشهد لك به غدا فإني لو قد مضيت لم ترني أبدا قال: ويقول الليل مثل ذلك

October, 2017

  • 30 October

    Six good deeds that should not be neglected

    Question Rasulullah (sallallahu alayhi wa sallam) has said, “Do not think any act of kindness to be too small even if it is: 1. a piece of string or a shoe-lace (that you give to someone), 2. a bucket of water (that you fill for someone), 3. a harmful object that you remove from the road, 4. or to meet …

  • 19 October

    ‘The one who loves fame has not feared Allah Ta’ala’

    Question Who is this statement attributed to and please mention the reference: ما اتقى الله من أحب الشهرة لا تعمل لتذكر، اكتم الحسنة كما تكتم السيئة

  • 9 October

    Another narration on the advices offered to Mu’adh (radiyallahu ‘anhu) before leaving for Yemen

    Question Is this narration correct? بعث النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم معاذا إلى اليمن ، فقال : يا معاذ اتق الله ، وخالق الناس بخلق حسن ، وإذا عملت سيئة ، فأتبعها حسنة فقال : قلت : يا رسول الله لا إله إلا الله من الحسنات ؟ قال : هي من أكبر الحسنات

September, 2017

  • 18 September

    Three good deeds

    Question Is this correct? Allah Ta’ala will make the hour of death easy for the one who possesses the following three qualities and enter him into Jannah: 1. Kindness to the weak 2. Treating his parents with loving care 3. Showing favour to his subordinates (slaves)

  • 13 September

    Accepting the concession that Allah Ta’ala grants

    Question Is this Hadith sahih? إن الله يحب أن تُؤتى رخصه كما يُحبُّ أن تُؤتى عزائمه

  • 11 September

    ‘The poor are your good deeds’

    Question Is this narration authentic? فقراؤكم حسناتكم The poor are [a means] of your good deeds