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Tag Archives: Simplicity

April, 2019

February, 2019

  • 27 February

    Four essential things man needs and will not be questioned about if acquired through halal sources

    Question Is this narration authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The son of Adam does not have a right [need] except to the following; A house in which to live, a garment to cover the private portions of his body, dry bread and water.”

  • 15 February

    No gift was too small for Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) to accept

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? Narrated by Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu), Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “If I were invited to eat no matter whether it is a shoulder or merely a trotter, I would accept and if I were given a gift of a shoulder or merely a trotter, I would accept either.”

  • 13 February

    A difficult ascent lies ahead

    Question I wanted to know the authenticity and meaning of the following Hadith: Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “In front of you is a difficult ascent, which those who are heavily laden cannot get over.” Abud Darda (radiyallahu ‘anhu) then said, “I therefore wish to lighten up for that ascent”

January, 2019

November, 2018

October, 2018

September, 2018

  • 14 September

    An occasion when Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) did not eat anything for three days

    Question Please verify the authenticity of this narration: Sayyiduna Anas narrates, “Once Sayyidah Fatimah presented Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) with a piece of [barley] bread. Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) enquired as to what it was and Sayyidah Fatimah (radiyallahu ‘anha) replied, ‘I baked this bread and I felt [ashamed to eat it all by myself], therefore I brought …

April, 2018

  • 18 April

    The extreme hunger and poverty of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) says: “Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would spend several nights in a row hungry and they would not find anything for dinner. Most of their bread was made from barley [without any flour]”

March, 2018

February, 2018

  • 16 February

    If a person loves Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) then he should be prepared for poverty

    Question Is this narration correct? Once a man came to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and said, “By Allah, I love you.” Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “Look at what you are saying.” The man said, “By Allah, I love you.” And he repeated this sentence three times. Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “If you really love me, …

November, 2017

  • 28 November

    What truly belongs to man?

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: The son of Adam [boastfully] says: “My wealth, My wealth. [What truly] belongs to you except what you consumed, or wore something and wore it out or what you gave as sadaqah and sent [the reward] ahead?”