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“If a judge makes a ruling, striving to apply his reasoning and he is correct, then he will have two rewards; and if a judge makes a ruling, striving to apply his reasoning and he is mistaken, then he will have one reward.”
–Sahih Muslim 1716View More Al-Nawawi on valuable lessons
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“Five animals are harmful and are lawful to kill while in a state of pilgrimage: a snake, a speckled crow, a rat, a biting dog, and a kite.”
–Sahih Muslim 1198View More Killing dogs in Islam?
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“Glory be to Allah who has made this subservient to us, for we have no power over it and to our Lord we shall return.”
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“The most beloved religion to Allah is one which is performed regularly.”
–Sahih Muslim 786View More Al-Nawawi on safeguarding good habits
“If one of you sees a dream he likes, then verily it is only from Allah so let him praise Allah for it and let him speak about it.”
–Sahih Bukhari 6584View More Al-Nawawi on manners of interpreting dreams
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