Friday, May 2, 2008

The Virtues of the Amaamah

  1. "Tie the turban (amaamah). It will increase you in forbearance." {fath ul Bari}

  2. "Wear the turban as it is a sign of Islam and it distinguishes between a muslim and kaafir." {Ainee}

  3. "I saw Rasulallah (Salaal Laahu Alaihi Wa Salaam) wearing a black turban." {Shamail Tirmidhi and Ibn Maja}

  4. Numerous narrations of Rasulallah (Salaal Laahu Alaihi Wa Salaam) wearing a turban have been transmitted in Bukhari, Muslim, Tirmidhi, Abu Dawood, Ibn Maja, Baihaqi, Tabrani, Mishkaat, etc.

  5. Abdur Rehman ibn Auf Radi Allah Anhu, wearing a black cotton turban, presented himself to Rasulallah (Salaal Laahu Alaihi Wa Salaam) for a apending mission. Rasulallah (Salaal Laahu Alaihi Wa Salaam) motioned him closer to himself and removed his turban and tied a white turban to his head." {Mustradak al Haakim}

  6. "When I ascended the sky (Miraj) I saw that most of the angels were wearing turbans." {Tabrani}

  7. "Make a practice of tying turbans since it is a hallmark of the angels. Furthermore, tie them in such a manner that the tail hangs at the back." {Baihaqi & Mishkaat}

  8. "The difference between us and the mushrikeen isthat we wear a topi under our turban while the mushrikeen do not." {Tirmidhi}

  9. Rasulallah (Salaal Laahu Alaihi Wa Salaam} would not venture outdoors without a turban." [Faiz ul Qadeer}

  10. Prayer offered wearing an Amaamah is seventy times more excellent than that offered without." {Ihya Uloom ud Deen - Imam al Ghazaali}


Anonymous said...



Bhoot khoobsoorat.... site hai,

ALLAH pak hamain Amaamah shareef ki Izat kar aur Amaamah shareef Wear karna ki Tofeez ata farmai (Ameen)

Jannat said...

Asalaam waleikum....useful info,,,thnx....i can pass ziz msg now to zoz who r unaware of amannah speciality....

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