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Tag Archives: Sabr

April, 2019

November, 2018

  • 15 November

    Zaynul ‘Aabidin (rahimahullah) frees his slave girl

    Question Could you mention the reference for this incident? On one occasion, Zaynul ‘Aabidin (rahimahullah) was performing wudu while his slave girl was assisting him by pouring the water onto his limbs from a pitcher. As she was pouring the water, it so happened that the pitcher fell from her hand, striking Zaynul ‘Aabidin (rahimahullah) on his head and injuring …

October, 2018

  • 9 October

    A du’a asking Allah Ta’ala for patience and to be grateful

    Question Please authenticate the following supplication for me: Allahummaj ‘alni saburan waj’alni shakuran waj’alni fi ‘ayni saghiran wa fi a’ayunin nasi kabira O Allah, make me patient and grateful to You and make me look small in my own eyes and great in the sight of others.

September, 2018

  • 11 September

    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”

July, 2018

  • 19 July

    Another version of the Hadith on ‘Allah Ta’ala testing his servant to raise his rank’

    Question Please authenticate this Hadith. Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) has said: “Sometimes a high rank is decreed for a Mu’min which he could never have attained by virtue of his deeds, so Allah Ta’ala makes him experience some hardship, whether it be physical, material or concerning his children. Then, He makes him patient and lets him attain the position …

March, 2018

  • 30 March

    ‘Abdullah ibn Zubayr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) mentions the characteristics of a pious person

    Question Please mention the reference for this narration: عن وهب بن كيسان، قال: كتب إلي عبد الله بن الزبير بموعظة: أما بعد فإن لأهل التقوى علامات يعرفون بها ويعرفونها من أنفسهم من صبر على البلاء ورضى بالقضاء وشكر النعماء وذل لحكم القرآن

  • 26 March

    A Hadith regarding women

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? إن الفساق هم أهل النار قيل: يا رسول الله، ومن الفساق؟ قال: النساء قال: رجل يا رسول الله، أولسن أمهاتنا، وأخواتنا، وأزواجنا؟ قال: بلى، ولكنهم إذا أعطين لم يشكرن، وإذا ابتلين لم يصبرن

January, 2018

  • 18 January

    None is given a better gift than patience (sabr)

    Question Could you reference this Hadith? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whosoever would [try to] be patient Allah will give him patience, and no one is granted a gift better and more comprehensive than patience”

December, 2017

  • 7 December

    The reward for parents who have lost three children

    Question Is the following narration reliable? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “No Muslim has three of his children pass away before reaching puberty, but Allah will admit him to Jannah by virtue of His mercy for them”

September, 2017

  • 6 September

    The sabr of Abu Qilabah (rahimahullah)

    Question Is this incident suitable to quote? الأوزاعي عن عبد الله بن محمد قال خرجت الى ساحل البحر مرابطا وكان رابطنا يومئذ عريش مصر قال فلما انتهيت إلى الساحل فإذا أنا ببطيحه وفى البطيحه خيمة فيها رجل قد ذهب يداه ورجلاه وثقل سمعه وبصره وما له من جارحة تنفعه إلا لسانه وهو يقول اللهم أوزعنى أن أحمدك حمدا أكافىء به …

March, 2017

  • 14 March

    The grateful and patient ones are most beloved to Allah Ta’ala

    Question Is this reliable? إِنَّ أَحَبَّ عِبَادِ اللَّهِ إِلَى اللَّهِ الشَّكُورُ الصَّابِرُ الَّذِي إِذَا ابْتُلِيَ صَبَرَ وَإِذَا أُعْطِيَ شَكَرَ

January, 2017

  • 24 January

    Patience in relation to Din

    Question What is the reference of this Hadith: Verily, patience is to faith as the head is to the body. If the head is cut, the body will perish.

August, 2016

  • 1 August

    Enduring hardships when living in Madinah Munawwarah

    Question Please provide the reference for this narration. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whoever endures the hardships and rigours of Madinah, I will be an intercessor or a witness on his behalf”