Tag Archives: Wealth

September, 2019

  • 19 September

    Warning against usurping the wealth of a Muslim using false oaths

    Question Is this narration authentic? من اقتطع مال امرئ مسلم بيمين كاذبة كانت نكتة سوداء في قلبه لا يغيرها شيء إلى يوم القيامة

  • 10 September

    Translation of a Hadith regarding the destruction of excessive wealth

    Question In the following Hadith, what is the translation of the following parts? أو خير هو and يقتل حبطا قام رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم فخطب الناس فقال: لا والله، ما أخشى عليكم، أيها الناس، إلا ما يخرج الله لكم من زهرة الدنيا فقال رجل: يا رسول الله، أيأتي الخير بالشر؟ فصمت رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم ساعة، …

August, 2019

  • 29 August

    An incident regarding Hakim ibn Hizam (radiyallahu ‘anhu) after the battle of Hunayn

    Question Please assist in authenticating the incident related below: After the Battle of Hunayn, Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) gave Sayyiduna Hakim ibn Hizam (radiyallahu ‘anhu) part of the goods collected after the battle. But Hakim (radiyallahu ‘anhu) deemed it less. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “I have given you a good share and then said, ‘O Hakim, the …

July, 2019

  • 2 July

    Concealing wealth

    Question In one Hadith, Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Don’t declare your wealth as there are many envious people” What is the status of this Hadith?

June, 2019

  • 26 June

    Contentment is true wealth

    Question Is this narration authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Richness is not having many belongings, but richness is contentment of the soul”

April, 2019

February, 2019

  • 27 February

    The poor entering Jannah earlier than the rich

    Question Regarding the Hadith wherein the Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “The poor will enter Jannah five hundred years before the rich.” Does this apply to all the rich people, even those that spend lavishly in charity? Please can you give a commentary on this Hadith.

  • 21 February

    A little wealth which suffices you is better than abundant wealth which distracts you

    Question Can you provide the reference for this: Sayyiduna Abud Darda (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: “Know that a little wealth which suffices you is better than an abundance of wealth that distracts you [from Allah]”

November, 2018

August, 2018

  • 8 August

    The punishment for those who misappropriate funds

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “There are some men who misappropriate Allah’s wealth [such as the funds of the Muslim state, Zakah etc.], the Fire will be their destination on the Day of Qiyamah.”

July, 2018

  • 11 July

    Nabi’s (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) fear for this Ummah

    Question What is the authenticity of this? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “I do not fear poverty [after my demise], rather I fear that you will gather and amass wealth. I do not fear you [my ummah] unintentionally erring, rather I fear that you will intentionally [sin]”

April, 2018

  • 17 April

    Spend and Allah will spend on you

    Question What is the level of authenticity of this Hadith? Allah Ta’ala has said, “Spend [in avenues of good], O Son of Adam, and I shall spend on you.”