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Treating Neighbors Kindly

December 31, 2010 Leave a comment

Narrated ‘Aisha (may Allah be pleased with her):  The Prophet Muhammad (may Allah’s peace be upon him) said:

“[Angel] Gabriel continued to recommend me about treating the neighbors kindly and politely so much so that I thought he would order me to make them as my heirs.”

[Sahih Bukhari; Volume 8, Book 73, Number 43]

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Enjoining Good

December 29, 2010 Leave a comment

Narrated Jabir bin ‘Abdullah (may Allah be pleased with him):  The Prophet Muhammad (may Allah’s peace be upon him) said:

“Enjoining all that is good is a Sadaqa [Charity].”

[Sahih BukhariVolume 8, Book 73, Number 50]

Belief and Neighbor’s Safety

December 28, 2010 Leave a comment

Narrated Abu Shuraih (may Allah be pleased with him):  The Prophet Muhammad (may Allah’s peace be upon him) said:

“By Allah, he does not believe!  By Allah, he does not believe!  By Allah, he does not believe!”  It was said, “Who is that, O Allah’s Apostle?”  He said, “That person whose neighbor does not feel safe from his evil.”

[Sahih Bukhari; Volume 8, Book 73, Number 45]

Planting Plants

December 20, 2010 Leave a comment

Narrated Anas bin Malik (may Allah be pleased with him):  The Prophet Muhammad (may Allah’s peace be upon him) said:

“If any Muslim plants any plant and a human being or an animal eats of it, he will be rewarded as if he had given that much in charity.”

[Sahih Bukhari; Volume 8, Book 73, Number 41]

Looking After Widows and the Poor

December 13, 2010 Leave a comment

Narrated Safwan bin Salim (may Allah be pleased with him):  The Prophet Muhammad (may Allah’s peace be upon him) said:

“The one who looks after and works for a widow and for a poor person, is like a warrior fighting for Allah’s Cause or like a person who fasts during the day and prays all the night.”

Narrated Abu Huraira (may Allah be pleased with him) that the Prophet said as above.

[Sahih Bukhari; Volume 8, Book 73, Number 35]

Merciful

December 11, 2010 Leave a comment

Narrated Jarir bin ‘Abdullah (may Allah be pleased with him):  The Prophet Muhammad (may Allah’s peace be upon him) said:

“He who is not merciful to others, will not be treated mercifully.”

[Sahih Bukhari; Volume 8, Book 73, Number 42.]

Giving

December 9, 2010 Leave a comment

Narrated Jabir (may Allah be pleased with him):

Never was the Prophet Muhammad (may Allah’s peace be upon him) asked for a thing to be given for which his answer was ‘no’.

[Sahih Bukhari; Volume 8, Book 73, Number 60]