Hadith Sharif on Forbiddance, Prohibitions and Evil Deeds

Hadith Sharif on Forbiddance, Prohibitions and Evil Deeds


Verily, whatever the Messenger of Allah (SallAllahu Alayhi wa Sallam) has forbidden is like that which Allah has forbidden. [IbnMajah, V1, P15, Hadith 12]


A true believer (Mu’min) will prefer burning in a fire rather than accepting Kufr (disbelief). [Sahih Bukhari, Vol 1, Page 19, Hadith 21]


Whosoever forges a lie against me intentionally or rejects something I have ordered then let him take up his abode in hell-fire. [Mu’jam al-Awsat, Vol. 2, Page 149, Hadith 2838]


Whoever interprets the Holy Quran without knowledge should make Hell his abode. [Sunan Tirmidhi, Vol. 4, Page 439, Hadith 2959]


The one who deliberately gives wrong advice to his brother has committed treachery. [Sunan AbuDawood, Vol. 3, Page 449, Hadith 3657]


Whosoever harms a believer or plots against him is cursed. [Jami’ Tirmidhi, Vol. 3, Page 378, Hadith 1948]


The one who deliberately fabricates a lie about me, he should make his abode in hell. [Sahih Bukhari, Vol. 1, Page 57, Hadith 107]


There is no goodness in lying. [Muwatta Imam Malik, Vol. 2, Page 467, Hadith 1909]


A believer can never be a liar. [Muwatta Imam Maalik, Vol. 2, Page 468, Hadith 1913]


Abstain from lies, since (telling a) lie is contrary to Imaan. [Musnad Imam Ahmad, Vol. 1, Page 16, Hadith 22]


When a person tells lies, then through its foul odour, the Angels stay a mile away from him. [Tirmidhi, Hadith 1979]


Vulgar talk results from the hardness of the heart and the hardened heart is in the fire. [Sunan Tirmidhi, Volume 3, Page 406, Hadith 2016]


Fire is better for the person who has consumed Haraam and Riba (i.e. interest) to nourish his flesh. [Mu’jam Awsat, Hadith 6495]


A person is a fool who follows his Nafs (desires) and in spite of this, is hopeful from Allah. [Tirmidhi, Vol. 4, Page 207, Hadith 2467]


It is sufficient for a person to be liar that he relates everything he hears. [Sahih Muslim, Page 17, Hadith 7]


Keep far from suspicion because verily, suspicion is the biggest lie. [Sahih Bukhari, Vol. 4, Page 117, Hadith 6066]


A Muslim’s blood, wealth and bad assumption about him is Haraam (for the other Muslim). [Shu’ab al-Iman, Vol. 5, Page 297, Hadith 6706]


Refrain from bad assumptions. Indeed bad assumption is the worst lie. [Sahih Bukhari, Vol. 3, Page 446, Hadith 5143]


Abstain from (going to and being present at the) blameworthy places. [Kashf al-Khifa, Vol. 1, Page 37, Hadith 88]


When the son of Adam wakes up in the morning, all of his body parts bow to the tongue and say: “Fear Allah regarding us, we are only part of you. If you are straight we are straight and if you are crooked we are crooked.” [Tirmidhi, Vol. 4, Page 183, Hadith 2415]


There is nothing in the body that does not complain of the sharpness of the tongue. [Musnad Abi Ya’la, Vol. 1, Page 17, Hadith 5]


The Holy Prophet (SallAllahu Alaihi wa Sallam) asked his companions (Radi Allahu Anhum Ajma’een), ‘Who is poor?’


The companions answered, ‘Poor is a person who has neither dirham nor wealth.’ He (SallAllahu Alaihi wa Sallam) then replied, ‘Poor person from my Ummah is the one who will come on the Day of Judgment with his Salah, fasts and Zakah, but he would have cursed someone, laid allegation on another, stole from someone, caused someone’s blood to flow and hurt someone. Therefore they all will be given a share from his good deeds and if his good deeds run out before their rights are fulfilled; then their sins will be put on him and then he will be thrown into Hell.’ [Sahih Muslim, Page 1394, Hadith 2581]


When you see anyone buying or selling in the Masjid, then say, May Allah not give profit in your trade. [Tirmidhi, Hadith1325]


Laughter in the mosque (masjid) brings darkness in the grave. [Kanz al-Ummal, Vol. 7, Page 272, Hadith 20822]


It is easier for me to walk on a sharp edge of a sword than to walk on a Muslim’s grave. [Kanz al-Ummal, Vol. 15, Page 273, Hadith 42563]


Whoever has arrogance in his heart even equal to a mustard seed will not enter Jannah. [Sahih Muslim, Page 61, Hadith 266]


On the Day of Judgement, arrogant people will be resurrected like ants with human faces. [Musnad Ahmad, V2, P596, Hadith 6689]


Inform him who pushes up his beard (inwards under the chin) that Muhammad ﷺ is disgusted with him. [Nasai, Vol. 8, Page 136, Hadith 5067]


Worst is he who considers himself to be good and feels pride and forgets Allah. [Jaami’ Tirmidhi, Vol. 4, Page 203, Hadith 2456]


The one who expresses his superiority in front of his Muslim brother, Allah will disgrace him. [Mu’jam Awsat, Hadith 7711]


One who runs away from an epidemic is like that soldier who shows his back and runs away from the Kuffaar. [Musnad Ahmad, Hadith 24581]


The swindler, the stingy person, and the one who discloses his favors will not enter the Jannah. [Jami’ Tirmidhi, Vol. 5, Page 388, Hadith 1970]


The Noble Prophet once asked, ‘Do you know what backbiting is?’ They (the companions) answered, ‘Allah Almighty and His Prophet know best.’ Then the Beloved and Blessed Prophet explained, ‘Backbiting is that you talk about your brother in a manner which he would dislike.’ Someone then asked, ‘What if that (fault) is found in him?’ He replied, ‘If the statement you are making (about his fault) is found in him, you have in fact committed backbiting against him; whereas if that (fault) is not in him, then you have calumniated him.’ [Sahih Muslim, Page 1397, Hadith 2589]


Deliberateness is from Allah, and haste is from Shaytaan. [Jami’ Tirmidhi, Kitab al-Birr, Vol. 3, Page 407, Hadith 2019]


Save yourself from songs and music because they provoke lust and destroy shame. [Shu’ab al-Iman, Vol. 4, Page 280, Hadith 5108]


Music at the time of a boon and Screaming at the time of trouble are cursed in the world and the Hereafter. [Kanz al-Ummal, Hadith 40654]


The giver and taker of bribe are both in Hell. [Tabarani, Al-Mu’jam Al-Awsat, Vol. 2, Page 295, Hadith 2026]


Although usury might bring an apparent increase in wealth it actually causes wealth to decrease. [Musnad Ahmad Hadith 3754]


Interest (Riba) is equivalent to 73 sins and the lightest of these is committing adultery with one’s mother. [Kanz al-Ummal, Hadith 1598]


One who uses black dye, Allah will blacken his face on the Day of Qiyaamah. [Majma’ az-Zawaid, Vol. 5, Page 293, Hadith 8815]


Every play of a Muslim is in falsehood besides three; Horse riding, Archery & Playing with his wife (in private). [Tirmidhi, Hadith 1634]


Everything has a calamity that destroys it. The calamity of this religion is the leaders of evil. [KanzulUmmal, V6, P23, Hadith 14672]


A female is one that should be concealed, for when she emerges Shaytan glances at her. [Tirmidhi, Vol. 2, Page 392, Hadith 1176]


Whenever a man is with any non-Mahram woman in seclusion, then surely, the third one with them is Satan. [Tirmidhi, Hadith 2172]


A woman who adopt masculine style (that makes her resemble a man) will never enter Heaven. (At-Targhib wat-Tarhib, Vol. 3, Page 76, Hadith 8]


The curse of Allah is on all those men who imitate women and all women who imitate men. [Musnad Ahmad, Vol. 1, Page 727, Hadith 3151]


Allah does not accept the Salah of a woman who leaves her home without her husband’s permission. [Kanz-ul-‘Ummal, V16, P25, Hadith 43919]


Allah remains displeased with the woman unless her husband gets pleased with her. [Kanz al-Ummal, Vol. 16, Page 160, Hadith 44998]


Looking towards the beauty of a woman is one of the poison-tipped arrows of Satan. So the one who gives it up will be made by Allah to feel such a taste of worship that will please him. [Tabrani, Al-Mu’jam al-Kabir, Vol. 10, Page 173, Hadith 10362]


The one who gazes and the one who is gazed upon, Allah curses them both. (i.e. the one who gazes intentionally without a valid reason, and the one allowing to be gazed intentionally without a valid reason). [Mishkat, Vol. 1, Page 574, Hadith 3125]


It is better for a man that a swine drenched in soil or smelly black mud comes in contact with him than his shoulders coming in contact with such a woman that is not Halal for him. [Tabarani, Mu’jam Kabir, Vol. 8, Page 205, Hadith7830]


There will definitely be such people in my Ummah who will consider fornication, silk, alcohol and music to be halal. [Sahih Bukhari, Vol. 3, Page 583, Hadith 5590]


A time will come upon people when man will not care at all about how he earned whether it is by Halal means or by Haram. [Sahih Bukhari, Hadith 2059]


When a person commits fornication, Iman (faith) departs from him and remains over him like a cloud. Then when he leaves this action, his Iman (faith) returns back. [AbuDawood, Vol. 4, Page 293, Hadith 4690]


Refrain from adopting seclusion with women! I swear oath by the One Who has control over my life! No one adopts seclusion with a woman, but Satan comes in between them. [Tabarani, Mu’jam Kabir, Vol. 8, Page 205, Hadith7830]


There will be those women who will be nude despite wearing clothes, who will entice others (towards themselves) and would get enticed themselves. They will neither enter Paradise, nor will smell its fragrance. Whereas, its fragrance can be scented from such and such distance. [Sahih Muslim, Page 1177, Hadith 125]


Either you will keep your eyes lowered & take care of your sensual organs or Allah will disfigure your faces [Tabarani Kabir Hadith 7840]


It is better for one to have an iron needle pierced through his head than him touching a woman that is not halal for him. [Tabrani, Mu’jam Kabir, Vol. 20, Page 211, Hadith 486]


Hands commit fornication. Its fornication is to hold (haram). And feet commit fornication. Its fornication is to walk (towards haram). And mouth (also) commits fornication. And its fornication is to kiss (the prohibited). [AbuDawood, Vol. 2, Page 359, Hadith 2153]


Allah will pour lead into the ears of the one sitting beside a female singer & listening to her attentively. [Kanz al-Ummal, Hadith 40662]


Whatever you dislike to do in front of people, do not do it when alone either. [Suyuti, Jami’ Saghir, Vol. 2, Page 487, Haidith 7973]


If you have no shame then do what ever you want. [Tabarani, Al-Mu’jam al-Kabir, Vol. 17, Page 236, Hadith 653]


Jealousy consumes good deeds as fire consumes wood. [Sunan IbnMajah, Vol. 3, Page 473, Hadith 4210]


If someone amongst you is sitting under the shade and the shade withdraws from him and he is partly in the sunshine and partly in shade, he should get up from there. [AbuDawood, Vol. 4, Page 338, Hadith 4821]


Amongst Halal things, Talaaq (divorce) is the most disliked one in the court of Allah Almighty. [Abu Dawood, Vol. 2, Page 370, Hadith 2178]


There is no superstitious owl, bird, no star-promising rain, no bad omen in the month of Safar. [Sahih Bukhari, Hadith 5707]


One who has upset a Muslim has upset me and one who has upset me, has displeased Allah. [Mu’jam Awsat, Vol. 2, Page 386, Hadith 3607]


He who displeases Allah in pleasing the people, Allah will be displeased with him and will make those displeased with him whom he seeks to please through displeasing Allah. And he who pleases Allah in displeasing the people, Allah will be pleased with him and will make those pleased with him whom he displeased through seeking the pleasure of Allah, such that He will adorn him and his word and deed in their eyes. [Tabarani, Al-Mu’jam al-Kabir, Vol. 11, Page 268, Hadith 11696]


Every person making pictures is in Hell, and for every picture that he had made, Allah will make a creature that will punish him. [Sahih Muslim, Hadith 5506]


The Angels of Mercy do not enter a home that has a dog or photographs (of living beings). [AbuDawud, Vol. 4, Page 100, Hadith 4157]


The mother of the faithful believers, Sayyidah Aisha Siddiqah Radi Allahu Anha says, “I bought a cushion with pictures on it. When Allah’s Apostle saw it, he stood at the door and did not enter the house. I noticed the sign of disgust on his face, so I said, ‘O Allah’s Prophet! I repent to Allah and His Messenger (SallAllahu Alayhi wa Sallam)’.” [Sahih al-Bukhari, Vol. 2, Page 881, Sahih Muslim, Vol. 2, Page 201, Musnad Ahmad bin Hanbal, Vol. 6, Page 246, Musannaf Abd al-Razzaq, Hadith 19484, Vol. 10, Page 398]


Whoever walks with an oppressed person in order to help him have his right restored to him, Allah will make his feet firm on the Siraat (bridge over the Hell-fire) on the Day of Resurrection, the Day when the feet will slip off it. And whoever walks with an oppressor in order to aid him in his oppression, Allah will cause his feet to slip off the Siraat, on the Day when the feet will fall off it. [Tafsir al-Qurtubi, Vol. 13, Page 267, Surah al-Qasas, Verse 15-19]


Allah Almighty said: I swear by My Honour and Magnificence, I will surely avenge the cruel sooner or later. And I will also avenge the one who doesn’t help the oppressed, despite having the ability to do so.’’ [At-Targhib Wat-Tarhib, Vol. 3, Page 145, Hadith 3421]


Oppression leads to Hell. [Sunan Tirmidhi, Vol. 3, Page 406, Hadith 2016]


On the Day of Judgement the oppressors and proud will be raised like an insignificant dust particle. [Ruh al-Bayan, V8, P138]


The person who unjustifiably seizes even a hand span of land will be made to wear the collar of seven earths around his neck on the Judgment Day. [Sahih Muslim, Page 669. Hadith 4132]


Avoid the curse of the oppressed because he asks Allah for his due right and Allah gives people their rights. [Jami’ Saghir, Hadith 119]


Sayyiduna Abu Musa Ash’ari (Radi Allahu Anhu) narrated that the Holy Prophet (SallAllahu Alayhi wa Sallam) said,


“Verily, Allah gives respite to the cruel, until, when He grabs him, then He does not release him.”

After saying this, the Holy Prophet (SallAllahu Alayhi wa Sallam) recited verse 102 of Surah Hud:


وكذلك أخذ ربك إذا أخذ القرى وهي ظالمة إن أخذه أليم شديد


And similar is the seizure of your Lord when He seizes the townships upon their injustice; indeed His seizure is painful, severe. [Sahih Bukhari, Vol. 3, Page 247, Hadith 4686]



When a Muslim is being insulted in front of another person and that person has the power to help him but does not do so, then on the Day of Judgment, Allah will disgrace him in front of the people. [Musnad Imam Ahmad]


When a Muslim neglects another Muslim at a place where his respect may be violated and his honor is being aspersed, Allah will desert him at a place where he wishes his help; and when a Muslim supports another Muslim at a place where his honor may be aspersed and his respect is being violated, Allah will rescue him at a place where he wishes his help. [Abu Dawud]


A believer’s property and blood is greater in the sight of Allah than the sacredness of the Holy Kabah. [Sunan Ibn Majah, Vol. 2, Page 1297, Hadith 3932]


Believers are like one body, if one organ gets hurt, the whole body feels the pain. [Sahih Muslim, Page 1396, Hadith 2586]


A believer for another believer is like a building, some portion of which supports the other. [Sahih Bukhari, Vol. 2, Page 127, Hadith 2446]


The grave is either a garden from the gardens of Paradise or a ditch from the ditches of hellfire. [Tirmidhi, Vol. 4, Page 208, Hadith 2468]


Each pang of death is more severe than one thousand strikes (cuts) with a sword. [Kanz al-Ummal, Vol. 15, Page 240, Hadith 42183]


The heat of Jahannam will only be for my Ummah like the heat of the hot baths. [Tabarani, Mu’jam Awsat, Vol. 6, Page 354, Hadith 6603]


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