101 Authentic Sunnah part 3 and 4


100 Authentic Sunah !
part 3
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Performing the Sunan and regular non-obligatory prayers (rawaatib):

 It is narrated on the authority of Umm Habeeba that she said: “I heard the Messenger of Allah say ‘There is no Muslim slave who prays twelve units of voluntary prayer besides the obligatory ones to Allah every day except that Allah builds for him a house in paradise‘” [Muslim:835] They are: two before fajr (dawn) prayers; four before zuhr (afternoon) prayers and two afterwards; two after maghrib (evening) prayer and two after ishaa` (night) prayers.

 

22

The Forenoon Prayer (Salaat al-Duhaa):

It is narrated on the authority of Abu Dharr  that the Prophet said “Every morning charity is due for every one of your joints: every tasbeeh (i.e. saying subhanallah) is charity; every tahmeed (i.e. saying al-hamdu-lillah) is charity; every tahleel (i.e. saying laa ilaaha illallah) is charity; every takbeer (i.e. saying Allahu akbar) is charity; every act of enjoining good is charity and every act of prohibiting evil is charity; and doing two units of prayer in the forenoon suffices all that.” [Muslim:1671]

 

23

The Night Prayer (Qiyam al-layl):

It is narrated on the authority of Abu Hurayrah (may Allah be pleased with him) that the Messenger of Allah was asked what the best prayer is after the obligatory ones. He said: “The best prayer after the obligatory prayers is the prayer in the middle of the night.” [Muslim: 2756]

 

24

The Witr (’odd’) Prayer:

It is narrated on the authority of Ibn ‘Umar  that the Prophet said: “Make your last prayer at night an odd number” [Muslim: 998-1755]

 

25

Praying in shoes when pure:

Anas ibn Maalik was asked, “Did the Prophet pray in his shoes? He said, “Yes.” [al-Bukhari: 386]

 

26

Praying in Masjid al-Qubaa:

 It is narrated on the authority of Ibn ‘Umar  that the Prophet used to go to Qubaa` riding and and by foot. Ibn Numayr* added: ‘Ubaydullaah narrated to us on the authority of Naafi’, “And he prayed two units of prayer there” [Agreed upon: 1194-3390]

 

27

Performing voluntary prayers in one’s house:

 It is narrated on the authority of Jaabir that he said the Messenger of Allah said: “If one of you has finished the prayer in his mosque, let him make a portion of his prayers for his home, as Allah will certainly put goodness in his home from his prayer.” [Muslim: 1822]

 

28

Prayer for divine guidance (Istikhaara) :

 It is narrated on the authority of Jaabir bin ‘Abd-Allah  that he said the Messenger of Allah used to teach us istikhaara like he used to teach us a chapter from the Quran” [Bukhari: 1162]

 

29

Sitting in prayer area after dawn prayers (fajr) until the sun rises:

It is narrated on the authority of Jaabir bin Samra  that he said the Prophet used to sit in his

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 prayer area when he prayed fajr until the sun had rose well [Muslim: 1526]

 

30

Bathing on the day of Jumuah:

It is narrated on the authority of Ibn ‘Umar that he said the Messenger of Allah said: “If one of you comes to Jumuah, let him have a bath.” [Agreed upon: 1951 & 977] 

 

 

100 Authentic Sunah !
part 4

 

31

Going early to Jumuah prayer:

It is narrated on the authority of Abu Hurayra  that he said the Messenger of Allah said: “When Friday comes, at each door of the mosque there are angels who write down the first ones to come to the mosque. The one who comes early is like who sacrificed a camel, then those who come after him are like one who sacrificed a cow, then one who sacrificed a horned ram, then one who sacrificed a chicken, then like one who offered an egg. Then when the imaam sits down they close their books and come to listen to the sermon.” [Agreed upon: 929 & 1964]

 

32

Seeking the hour of having one’s prayer answered on Jumuah day:

 It is narrated on the authority of Abu Hurayrah that the day of Jumuah was mentioned and the Messenger of Allah said: “On this day there is a time when no Muslim stands and prays, asking Allah for something, but Allah will grant him it” – and he gestured with his hands to indicate how short that time is. [Agreed upon: 935 & 1969]

 

33

Going to the Eid prayer by one path and returning by another:

 It is narrated on the authority of Jaabir  that he said: “The Messenger of Allah on Eed day used to differ paths” [al-Bukhari: 986]

 

34

Funeral prayers (janaaza):

It is narrated on the authority of Abu Hurayrah  who said that the Messenger of Allah said: “Whoever attends a funeral until the prayer is offered has a qiraat, and whoever attends it until it is buried will have two qiraats.It was asked: “What are the two qiraats?” He said, “Like two mountains.” [Muslim 2189]

 

35

Visiting graveyards:

 It is narrated on the authority of Buraydah  who said that the Messenger of Allah said: “I used to prohibit you from visiting graves, so visit them now…” [Muslim 2260]

 

36

Pre-dawn meal (suhoor):

 It is narrated on the authority of Anas who said that the Messenger of Allah said: “Have the pre-dawn meal. Verily in the pre-dawn meal is blessing” [Agreed upon: 2549 & 1923]

 

37

Hastening the breaking of the fast when the sun has set:

 It is narrated on the authority of Sahl bin Sa’d who said that the Messenger of Allah said: “The people will continue to be fine so long as they hasten to break the fast.” [Agreed upon: 2554 & 1957]

 

38

Standing for night prayer during Ramadan:

It is narrated on the authority of Abu Hurayra  who said that the Messenger of Allah said: “Whoever watches the night in prayer in Ramadan with faith and expectancy, will be forgiven all his previous wrong actions.” [Agreed upon: 1779 & 37]

 

39

Staying in `itikaaf during the last ten days of Ramadhan:

 It is narrated on the authority of Ibn ‘Umar who said: The Messenger of Allah used to practise Itikaf in the last ten days of the month of Ramadan. [Bukhari: 2025]

 

40

Fasting for six days in the month of Shawwal:

It is narrated on the authority of Abu Ayub al-Ansari who said that the Messenger of Allah said: “He that observed fasting in Ramadan then he follows it with six days of Shawwal, this is equal to the fasting of the whole life.” [Bukhari: 2758] 

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2 Responses to 101 Authentic Sunnah part 3 and 4

  1. Abu Owlaadi says:

    As salaam wa laikum I love this blog , very simple and Sunnah with the references is a triple plus wa lillah ilHamd

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