Tag Archives: Sabr

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October, 2019

  • 8 October

    Six good deeds

    Question Is this an authentic Hadith? عن أبي مالك الأشعري عن النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم قال: ست خصال من الخير: جهاد أعداء الله بالسيف، والصوم في يوم الصيف، وحسن الصبر عند المصيبة، وترك المراء وأنت محق، وتبكير الصلاة في يوم الغيم، وحسن الوضوء في أيام الشتاء

July, 2019

  • 1 July

    Allah Ta’ala loves to be asked

    Question Kindly reference this narration: Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Ask Allah from His bounties, for indeed Allah ‘Azza wa Jalla likes to be asked; and the most excellent worship is [patiently] waiting relief [after du’a].”

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”