Once, there was a person whose body always smelled of the most exotic perfume! One day, one of his friends asked him, “What is this wonderful perfume I always smell on you? You must be spending a lot of money on musk if you apply it so often!” The person replied, […]
Once, ‘Abdullah bin ‘Umar (radhiyallahu ‘anhuma) was travelling with his students. When they stopped for meals, a shepherd passed by with his herd of goats and greeted them by saying: “Assalaamu ‘alaikum”. Ibnu ‘Umar (radhiyallahu ‘anhuma) invited him to join them, but he said that he was fasting.
Ibnu ‘Umar (radhiyallahu ‘anhuma) […]
Sulaimaan bin Yasaar (rahimahullah) was an illustrious taabi‘ee, an outstanding jurist and a famous scholar of Madeenah Munawwarah. He had also been blessed with stunning beauty.
Once while on the journey to Hajj he camped at a place called Abwaa. A Bedouin woman caught sight of his beauty […]
Kifl was a very evil man of the Bani Israaeel. There wasn’t a sin which he had not committed. Once he paid a woman sixty gold coins to fulfil his desires. When he was about to commit the sin, she trembled with fear and began to cry. He asked her what was the […]
A man once verbally abused Abu Zar Ghifaari (radhiyallahu ‘anhu), the illustrious Sahaabi of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alaihi wasallam). He replied to the man’s insult with the following words: “Brother! There is a steep and rocky road between me and Jannah. If I pass through safely, then your insult means nothing to me. But […]