Lessons from Hadith Shareef ~ Spreading Salaam ~ Moulana Naeem Motala Saheb DB


Narrated by Hazrat Abu Yusuf Abdullah bin Salam Radiallahu Anhu

Abdullah heard Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam say: ‘O believers! Spread the ‘Salams’ (greetings), feed (the poor and needy), join ties with family relations, offer prayer when others are asleep, and (thus) enter Paradise in peace.’

Al-Tirmidhi Hadith 849 


Lessons from this Hadith

Their are valuable lessons derived from this Hadith. We learn that when Nabi Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam came to Medinah, amongst the first advices that he had given, was to ‘Spread Salaam‘…

The following important aspects were discussed:

• Importance and virtues of spreading Salaam

• Make Salaam to every person (those you know and those you don’t know)

• Occasions when you don’t make Salaam

• Feed the poor and needy (muslims and non-muslims alike)

• Join family ties

• Perform Tahajjud Salaah


What will be the result of all these actions? You will enter Jannah with ease and comfort. The Hadith is narrated by Abudullah bin SalaamIt speaks about Salaam … and entering Jannah with Salaam …