Tag Archives: Statements of the pious

March, 2022

  • 22 March

    Abu Hazim Salamah ibn Dinar (rahimahullah) was unperturbed by inflation and rising costs

    Question Please mention the reference for this narration and the Arabic text: It was said to Abu Hazim Salamah Ibn Dinar: “O Abu Hazim, do you not see how prices have increased?” He replied, “And what worries you about that? Indeed, the One Who provides for us when prices are low is the One Who provides for us when prices …

  • 21 March

    The Sahabah (radiyallahu ‘anhum) would treat their children equally even in seemingly trivial matters

    Question I am looking for this Hadith and the Arabic wording: “They liked for a man to be fair between his children, even in the kisses.”

  • 18 March

    A hypocrite finds it extremely difficult to recite Quran

    Question Who is this Hadith attributed to? نقل الحجارة أهون على المنافق من قراءة القرآن

  • 11 March

    An intelligent person thinks before speaking whereas a fool just blurts out

    Question What is the source of this narration? لسان العاقل من وراء قلبه، فإذا عرض له قول نظر, فإن كان له قال، وإن كان عليه أمسك, ولسان الأحمق أمام قلبه، فإذا عرض له القول قال عليه أو له

  • 11 March

    A du’a the Tabi’un/Tab’ut Tabi’un would recite when Ramadan commenced

    Question What is the status of this narration?  حَدَّثَنَا هَاشِمُ بْنُ مَرْثَدٍ الطَّبَرَانِيُّ، ثنا صَفْوَانُ بْنُ صَالِحٍ، ثنا الْوَلِيدُ بْنُ مُسْلِمٍ، عَنْ عَبْدِ الْعَزِيزِ بْنِ أَبِي رَوَّادٍ، قَالَ: ” كَانَ الْمُسْلِمُونَ يَدْعُونَ عِنْدَ حَضْرَةِ شَهْرِ رَمَضَانَ: اللَّهُمَّ أَظَلَّ شَهْرُ رَمَضَانَ وَحَضَرَ، فَسَلِّمْهُ لِي، وَسَلِّمْنِي فِيهِ، وَتَسَلَّمْهُ مِنِّي، اللَّهُمَّ ارْزُقْنِي صِيَامَهُ وَقِيَامَهُ، صَبْرًا وَاحْتِسَابًا، وَارْزُقْنِي فِيهِ الْجِدَّ وَالِاجْتِهَادَ وَالْقُوَّةَ وَالنَّشَاطَ، وَأَعِذْنِي …

  • 3 March

    The best du’a for the deceased

    Question Is this a Hadith? ما أفضل ما يقال على الميت؟ فقال: الاستغفار

February, 2022

December, 2021

  • 16 December

    The ill effect of spending time in the company of evil people

    Question Please advise if the following is authentic: Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: “Keeping company with the evil people leads (one) to distrust and suspect even the best of people.” مجالسة الأشرار تورث سوء الظن بالأخيار

  • 3 December

    Imam Shafi’i cautions against debating and arguing with everyone

    Question What is the reference for this narration and who is it the statement of? من إذالة العلم أن تناظر كل من ناظرك وتقاول كل من قاولك

  • 3 December

    Ensuring that one recites a portion of Quran daily

    Question What is the reference for this Hadith? We used to consider it one of the greatest sins that a man learns the Quran and goes to sleep without reciting something from it. عن أبي العالية قال: كنا نعد من أعظم الذنب أن يتعلم الرجل القرآن ثم ينام لاَ يقرأ منه شيئا

November, 2021

October, 2021

  • 18 October

    Looking at the Ka’bah is rewarding

    Question Is there any chain for this narration or similar wording of this narration? النظر الى الكعبة عبادة On what principle do we base the fact that looking at the Ka’bah is regarded to be an act of worship?

September, 2021