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Tag Archives: Oath

September, 2019

August, 2019

  • 28 August

    A Hadith regarding oaths

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) heard a man taking an oath [using his father’s name] and said: ‘Do not take oaths using your father’s name. Whoever takes an an oath by Allah, let him fulfil his oath, and if an oath is sworn for a person using Allah’s name, then he should …

October, 2018

  • 18 October

    ‘O businessmen! Give sadaqah’

    Question Is this authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “O Merchants! In business transactions there occurs useless talk and false oaths, therefore mix it with giving sadaqah [for its atonement]”

  • 10 October

    Taking false oaths to sell a commodity

    Question What is the source of this Hadith? Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Taking [false] oaths will hasten the sale of the commodity but will destroy the barakah”

May, 2017

  • 29 May

    Caution against taking a false oath to usurp the right of a Muslim

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? “He who snatches away the right of a Muslim by swearing a false oath, Allah would make Hell-fire necessary for him and would declare Jannah forbidden for him. A person said ‘Even if it is something insignificant?’ He replied: ‘Yes, even if it is the twig of the arak [miswak] tree'”

March, 2017

November, 2016