Category Archives: Hadith of the Day

10 Rabi’ Al-Awwal 1434 | Hadith of the Day | The Speech of the Prophet (SAW)


A’isha (RA) relates that:

“The speech of the Prophet (May Allah bless him and grant him peace) was not quick and continuous as that of yours. He spoke clearly, word for word. A person sitting in his company remembered what he said.”

[Shamail At-Tirmidhi] 

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06 Rabi’ Al-Awwal 1434 | Hadith of the Day | The Bread of the Prophet (SAW)


lbn ‘Abbas (RA) reports that:

“The Prophet (May Allah bless him and grant him peace) and his family spent many consecutive nights without food, because there would be no supper. The bread of the Prophet (May Allah bless him and grant him peace) was mostly made of barley”.

[Shamail At-Tirmidhi] 

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02 Rabi’ Al Awwal 1434 | Hadith of the Day | Description of the Prophet (SAW)


Anas (Radiallahu Anhu) reports: 

“The Prophet (Peace and blessing be upon him) was neither tall nor was he short he. In complexion, he was neither very white like lime, nor very dark, nor brown which results in darkness. The hair of the Prophet (Peace and blessing be upon him) was neither very straight nor very curly. When he attained the age of forty, Allah the Almighty granted him Prophethood. He lived for ten years in Makkah and in Madinah for ten years*. At that time there were not more than twenty white hair on his blessed head and beard.”

[Shamail At-Tirmidhi]

* This is just one of the narrations on the length of time the Prophet (peace be upon him) spent in Makkah and Madinah. The stronger opinion is that, after the revelation, he lived in Makkah for 10 years and Madina for 13 years. 

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26 Safar 1434 | Hadith of the Day | On pride and its definition


The Messenger of Allah (may Allah bless him and grant him peace) said:

“No one who has an atom’s weight of pride in his heart will enter the Garden.” A man said, “And if the man likes his clothes to be good and his sandals to be good?” He said, “Allah is Beautiful and loves beauty. Pride means to renounce the truth and abase people.”                               

[Related by Muslim]

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24 Safar 1434 | Hadith of the Day | Do Not Hold Rancour In Your Hearts


The Messenger of Allah (may Allah bless him and grant him peace) said:

“The deeds of people would be presented every week on two days, viz. Monday and Thursday, and every believing servant would be granted pardon except the one in whose (heart) there is rancour against his brother and it would he said: Leave them and put them off until they are turned to reconciliation.”

[Sahih Muslim]

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