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Foul Language

June 30, 2016 Leave a comment

Abu-Darda (may Allah be pleased with him) reported:

The Prophet (may Allah’s peace be upon him) said:

“Nothing will be heavier on the Day of Resurrection in the Scale of the believer than good manners.  Allah hates one who utters foul or coarse language.”

[At- Tirmidhi; Book 1, hadith 626]

 

Lower Your Voice

June 21, 2012 1 comment

Almighty Allah said (translation):

“And be moderate (or show no insolence) in your walking, and lower your voice.  Verily, the harshest of all voices is the voice (braying) of the ass.”

[Quran, Surat Luqmān(31):19]

Walk Easily

June 17, 2012 Leave a comment

Almighty Allah said (translation):

“And the servants of the Most Merciful are those who walk upon the earth easily, and when the ignorant address them [harshly], they say [words of] peace.”

[Quran, Surat Al-Furqān(25):63]

Pride and Insolence

June 12, 2012 Leave a comment

Almighty Allah said (translation):

“And turn not your face away from men with pride, nor walk in insolence through the earth.  Verily, Allah likes not each arrogant boaster.”

[Quran, Surat Luqmān(31):18]

Morality in Islam

May 26, 2012 2 comments

“When we study the legacy of Muhammad (may Allah’s peace be upon him) in morals and when we review his sayings which run into the thousands on virtue, we have the impression that if an army of psychologists and educationists were to come together and try to produce such advice, they would fail.  Yet morality is only one branch of the Prophet’s (may Allah’s peace be upon him) message.”

 

This excerpt is from the book:
‘Fiqh-us-Seerah – Understanding the Life of Prophet Muhammad,’
by Muhammad Al-Ghazali; 
Second Edition, page #48; 
International Islamic Publishing House, Saudi Arabia.  

Do What You Say

March 28, 2012 1 comment

Almighty Allah said (translation):

O you who have believed, why do you say what you do not do?

Great is hatred in the sight of Allah that you say what you do not do.

[Quran, Surat As-Saf (61):2-3]

Comparing with Others

February 15, 2012 Leave a comment

Prophet of Allah, Muhammad (may Allah’s peace be upon him) said:

Look at those below you and not those above you.  It is better for you, so that you do not deny Allah’s blessings on you.

[Bukhari and Muslim; as quoted in: ‘The Fundamentals of Tawheed,’ by Dr. Bilal Philips]

Fasting and Good Manners

July 30, 2011 Leave a comment

Narrated Abu Hurairah (may Allah be pleased with him):

The Prophet Muhammad (may Allah’s peace be upon him) said:

“Whosoever does not abandon falsehood in speech and action, then Allah the Mighty and Majestic has no need that he should leave his food and drink.”

[Sahih Bukhari; Volume 3, Book 31, Number 127]

Ask for Permission Before Entering Houses

May 28, 2011 Leave a comment

Almighty Allaah said (translation):

O you who believe!  Enter not houses other than your own, until you have asked permission and greeted those in them, that is better for you, in order that you may remember.

[Quran, Surat An-Nūr (24):27]

Be Content

May 23, 2011 Leave a comment

Narrated Anas bin Malik (may Allah be pleased with him):

Allah’s Apostle, Muhammad (may Allah’s peace be upon him) said:

“If Adam’s son had a valley full of gold, he would like to have two valleys, for nothing fills his mouth except dust.  And Allah forgives him who repents to Him.”

 [Sahih Bukhari; Volume 8, Book 76, Number 447]