Ansar الأنصار

Hadith on Hawd: Be patient with oppression until you meet the Prophet

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said to the Ansar, “Verily, you will encounter favoritism after me, so be patient until you meet me at your promised place by the Fountain in the Hereafter.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 6595 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Bukhari عَنْ ‌أَنَسِ بْنِ مَالِكٍ قَالَ …

Hadith on Hawd: Be patient with oppression until you meet the Prophet Read More »

Hadith on Zuhd: The simple living of the Prophet

Aisha reported: She said to ‘Urwah, “O my nephew, we used to sight three crescent moons in two months without having any fire to cook in the house of the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him.” ‘Urwah said, “How did you live?” Aisha said, “With the two dark things, dates and water, …

Hadith on Zuhd: The simple living of the Prophet Read More »

Hadith on Kids: The Prophet is kind to his host’s children

Anas reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, would visit the homes of the Ansar, greet their children with peace, pat their heads, and supplicate on their behalf. Source: al-Sunan al-Kubrá lil-Nasā’ī 8028 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani عَنْ أَنَسٍ قَالَ كَانَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ يَزُورُ الأَنْصَارَ …

Hadith on Kids: The Prophet is kind to his host’s children Read More »

Hadith on Retaliation: Equal punishment permitted, forgiveness is better

Ubayy ibn Ka’b reported: On the day of the battle of Uhud, sixty-four of the Ansar and six of the Muhajirun had fallen, one of whom was Hamza, and the enemy mutilated their bodies. The Ansar said, “If we kill any of them in the future, we will do the same to them by twice …

Hadith on Retaliation: Equal punishment permitted, forgiveness is better Read More »

Hadith on Akhirah: There is no true life but the Hereafter

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “O Allah, there is no life but the life of the Hereafter, so forgive the Ansar and the Muhajirun.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 2679, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 1805 Grade: Muttafaqun Alayhi (authenticity agreed upon) according to Al-Bukhari and Muslim عَنْ أَنَسِ بْنِ مَالِكٍ عَنِ …

Hadith on Akhirah: There is no true life but the Hereafter Read More »

Hadith on Captives: The Prophet commands good treatment of prisoners

Abi Aziz ibn ‘Umayr reported: I was among the prisoners of war on the day of the battle of Badr. The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “I enjoin you to treat the captives well.” After I accepted Islam, I was among the Ansar and when the time of lunch or …

Hadith on Captives: The Prophet commands good treatment of prisoners Read More »

Hadith on Brotherhood: Allah helps those who help brothers in private

Anas reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever supports his brother behind his back in his absence, Allah will support him in the world and in the Hereafter.” Source: al-Sunan al-Kubrá lil-Bayhaqī 16685 Grade: Hasan (fair) according to Al-Albani عَنْ أَنَسٍ أَنَّ النَّبِيَّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ قَالَ مَنْ نَصَرَ أَخَاهُ …

Hadith on Brotherhood: Allah helps those who help brothers in private Read More »

Hadith on Animals: Fear Allah in the animals you ride

Abdullah ibn Ja’far reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, entered a garden among the Ansar. When a camel saw the Prophet, it started weeping and making sounds as its tears flowed. The Prophet came to it and patted it on the head, so it became silent. The Prophet said, “Who is …

Hadith on Animals: Fear Allah in the animals you ride Read More »

Hadith on Curses: Forbidden to curse animals

‘Imran ibn Husayn reported: We were with the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, during one of his journeys and a woman from the Ansar was on a camel. She disparaged it and cursed it. When the Prophet heard it, he said, “Unload the camel and set it free, for it has …

Hadith on Curses: Forbidden to curse animals Read More »

Hadith on Ansar: Love for companions is part of faith

Al-Bara’ reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “None loves the Ansar but a believer, and none hates them but a hypocrite. Whoever loves them, Allah will love him. Whoever hates them, Allah will hate him.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 3783, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 75 Grade: Muttafaqun Alayhi (authenticity agreed upon) according to Al-Bukhari …

Hadith on Ansar: Love for companions is part of faith Read More »

Hadith on Apostasy: Allah accepts an apostate’s repentance

Ibn Abbas reported: A man among the Ansar embraced Islam and then he became an apostate and joined the idolaters, but he regretted it later. He sent word to his people, saying, “Ask the Messenger of Allah if there is any repentance for me.” His people came to the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings …

Hadith on Apostasy: Allah accepts an apostate’s repentance Read More »

Hadith on Songs: The Prophet allows singers at weddings

Ibn Abbas reported: Aisha gave away one of her relatives in marriage to a man among the Ansar. The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, came and he said, “Did you send them a girl?” They said yes. The Prophet said, “Did you send someone to sing with her?” She said no. …

Hadith on Songs: The Prophet allows singers at weddings Read More »

Hadith on Entertainment: The Prophet entertains Ansar for a wedding

Aisha reported: She prepared a lady for marriage to a man among the Ansar. The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “O Aisha, do you have any entertainment? Verily, the Ansar are fond of entertainment.” Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 4868 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Bukhari Badr al-Din al-‘Ayni said, “The scholars agreed upon the permissibility …

Hadith on Entertainment: The Prophet entertains Ansar for a wedding Read More »

Hadith on Sahaba: Best nation raised up for people

Sa’id ibn Jubary reported: Ibn Abbas, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “Allah Almighty said: You are the best nation brought forth for people (3:110). They are those who emigrated with the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, from Mecca to Medina.” Source: Musnad Aḥmad 3311 Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Ahmad Shakir عَنْ سَعِيدِ بْنِ …

Hadith on Sahaba: Best nation raised up for people Read More »

Hadith on Musa: Moses hurt by his people, but he was patient

Ibn Mas’ud reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, was distributing charity when a man from the Ansar said, “By Allah, Muhammad did not intend to please Allah with this!” I came to the Prophet and told him about it, then anger could be seen on his face. The Prophet said, …

Hadith on Musa: Moses hurt by his people, but he was patient Read More »

Hadith on Guests: The Prophet is a well-mannered guest

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, visited a house among the Ansar and he ate a meal with them. When the Prophet intended to leave, he asked for a place in the house to pray. A mat was placed, water was sprinkled over it, and he prayed …

Hadith on Guests: The Prophet is a well-mannered guest Read More »

Hadith on Altruism: Believers prefer others over their own selves

Abu Huraira reported: A man from the Ansar was hosting a guest and he had nothing with him but just enough food for himself and his children. The man said to his wife, “Put the children to sleep, put out the lamp, and serve our guest with what we have.” Then, Allah revealed the verse, …

Hadith on Altruism: Believers prefer others over their own selves Read More »

Hadith on Wisdom: Believers prepare for death with good deed

Ibn Umar reported: A man said, “O Messenger of Allah, which of the believers is best?” The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Those with the best character.” The man said, “Which of the believers is the wisest?” The Prophet said, “Those who remember death often and have best prepared for it with …

Hadith on Wisdom: Believers prepare for death with good deed Read More »

Hadith on Charity: The Prophet encourages support of the poor

Jabir ibn Abdullah reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, decided to embark on an expedition, so he said, “O Muhajirun and Ansar, there are among you people who have no property or family. Let everyone of you take along with him two or three men.” There was none of us …

Hadith on Charity: The Prophet encourages support of the poor Read More »

Hadith on Rulers: Be patient with rulers until you meet the Prophet

Usayd ibn Hudayr reported: A man among the Ansar took aside the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, and he said, “Will you not appoint me leader as you have appointed others?” The Prophet said, “Verily, you will see favoritism after me, so be patient until you meet me at the fountain in …

Hadith on Rulers: Be patient with rulers until you meet the Prophet Read More »

Scroll to Top