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Hadith on Cursing: Companions fear a wrongful curse backfiring

Abu ‘Umayr reported: He was friends with Abdullah ibn Mas’ud, may Allah be pleased with him, and Ibn Mas’ud visited his household but did not find him, so he sought […]

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Hadith on Responsibility: Allah asks how dependents were treated

Anas reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Verily, every guardian will be asked about those under his care. Did he preserve that or squander it? Even

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Uthman on Qisas: The Caliph lets his servant take retribution on himself

Abu al-Malih reported: Uthman ibn Affan, may Allah be pleased with him, entered his house to find his servant boy playing in the trough of a camel. Uthman took him

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Hadith on Funerals: The Prophet prays for a humble mosque servant

Abu Huraira reported: A black woman, or a young man, used to maintain the mosque and one day the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, missed her

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Hadith on Dhikr: Remember Allah for strength to keep working

Ali reported: Fatimah complained about blisters on her hands from working the millstone and she asked for a servant. The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Shall I

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Hadith on Mercy: The Prophet is most kind to his family

Anas ibn Malik reported: I have never seen anyone more merciful to his dependents than the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him. Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2316 Grade:

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Ali on Freedom: Ali ibn al-Husayn emancipates his slave girl

‘Abd al-Razzaq reported: A slave girl belonging to Ali ibn al-Husyan, may Allah be pleased with him, poured out some water as he prepared to pray and she dropped the

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Hadith on Anas: Here is your little servant, Anas ibn Malik

Anas reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, entered our home and it was only me, my mother, and my aunt Umm Haram. The Prophet said, “Stand that

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Hadith on Zina: Severe punishment for false accusations of adultery

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever accuses of adultery one under custodianship of his right hand, he will be flogged on

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Hadith on Ummah: Muslim nation ruled by evil if it is arrogant

Ibn Umar reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “When my nation walks with a swagger and their servants are the sons of kings, Persians,

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Hadith on Humility: Whoever does his own chores is not arrogant

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “He is not arrogant who eats with his servants, rides a donkey in the market, tends

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Hadith on Punishment: No corporal punishment if results in unjust death

Ali reported: A servant girl belonging to the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, committed adultery and he ordered me to whip her. She was enduring post-natal

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Hadith on Rape: Compelled sex a type of criminal abuse

Salamah ibn al-Muhabbiq reported: A man had intercourse with the servant girl of his wife, so the matter was referred to the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him. The

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Umar on Slaves: Slave injured by their master must be set free

Malik reported: Umar ibn al-Khattab, may Allah be pleased with him, was presented with a servant woman who had been struck by her master with a piece of fire or

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Umar on Slaves: Umm walad is emancipated when her master dies

Abdullah ibn Umar reported: Umar ibn al-Khattab, may Allah be pleased with him, said, “When a servant woman gives birth from her master, then he may not sell her, or

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Hadith on Warning: The Prophet’s final warning to the Muslim nation

Ali reported: The final words of the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, were, “The prayer, the prayer! Fear Allah regarding those under custodianship of your right

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Umar on Servants: How can you prefer yourselves over your servants?

Ibn Abbas reported: Umar ibn al-Khattab, may Allah be pleased with him, passed by some people one day who were eating while their servants were standing. Umar said, “Why do

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