Sunnats and Aadaab

September, 2017

  • 27 September

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Duaa – Part 9

    1.  One should not make duaa for anything that is impermissible. عن أبي سعيد الخدري أن النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم قال : ما من مسلم يدعو بدعوة ليس فيها إثم ولا قطيعة رحم إلا أعطاه الله بها إحدى ثلاث : إما أن يعجل له دعوته وإما أن يدخرها له …

  • 26 September

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Greeting (Salaam) – Part 12

    1. When one greets his Muslim brother with salaam, he benefits him in three ways: 1) He makes duaa for him that Allah Ta’ala keep him in peace. Salaam is a greeting of peace. 2) He reminds him that Allah Ta’ala is with him and watching him at all times. …

  • 19 September

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Greeting (Salaam) – Part 11

    1.  When someone conveys the salaam of a person to you, then you should reply by saying “Alaika Wa Alaihis Salaam”. However, if one replies by merely saying “Wa alaikumus Salaam”, it will suffice. عن غالب قال إنا لجلوس بباب الحسن إذ جاء رجل فقال حدثنى أبى عن جدى قال …

  • 12 September

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Greeting (Salaam) – Part 10

    1. The person who makes salaam first obtains greater reward. عن أبى أمامة قال قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم إن أولى الناس بالله من بدأهم بالسلام (ابو داود رقم 5199) Hadhrat Abu Umaamah (Radhiyallahu Anhu) reports that Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: “The one who greets the people …

August, 2017

  • 15 August

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Greeting (Salaam) – Part 9

    1. When leaving the home, one should leave the home with salaam. عن قتادة قال : قال النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم: إذا دخلتم بيتًا فسلموا على أهلِهِ فإذا خرجتم فأودعوا أهله بسلام (شعب الايمان للبيهقي رقم 8459) Hadhrat Qataadah (Rahimahullah) reports that Rasulullah (Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam) said: “When you …

  • 8 August

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Greeting (Salaam) – Part 8

    1. One should make salaam upon entering the home. If there is no one present within the home, he should make salaam by saying “Assalaamu Alaina Wa ‘ala ‘Ibaadillahis Saaliheen”. عن أنس بن مالك رضي الله عنه قال : قال لي رسول الله صلى الله عليه و سلم يا بني …

  • 1 August

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Greeting (Salaam) – Part 7

    1. From an entire group of people, if one person among them makes salaam to someone they meet, his salaam will suffice on behalf of the entire group. Similarly, if a person meets a group of people and greets them with salaam, the reply of one person among them will …

July, 2017

  • 24 July

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Greeting (Salaam) – Part 6

    1. When replying to the salaam of someone, one should reply to the salaam verbally and not by a mere sign of the hand or a nod of the head. وعن عمرو بن شعيب عن أبيه عن جده رضي الله عنهم أن رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم قال : …

  • 18 July

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Greeting (Salaam) – Part 5

    1. The words of salaam end with  “Wa barakaatuhu”. One should not add any other words after “Wa barakaatuhu”. عن محمد بن عمرو بن عطاء قال : كنت جالسا عند عبد الله بن عباس فدخل عليه رجل يماني فقال : السلام عليكم ورحمة الله وبركاته ثم زاد شيئا مع ذلك …

  • 11 July

    Sunnats and Aadaab of Greeting (Salaam) – Part 4

    1. If one is greeted with salaam,  it is waajib for one to reply to the salaam. 2. When replying to the salaam, it is permissible for one to reply equally to the greeting received. However, if one increases the words in the greeting, it will be better and more …