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ha·dith

 (hə-dēth′)
n. pl. hadith or ha·diths Islam
1.
a. A report of the sayings or actions of Muhammad or his companions, together with the tradition of its chain of transmission.
b. The collective body of these traditions.
2. See Sunna.

[Arabic ḥadīṯ, report, news, tradition, from ḥaddaṯa, to report, from ḥadaṯa, to be new; see ḥdṯ in Semitic roots.]

Hadith

(ˈhædɪθ; hɑːˈdiːθ)
n
(Islam) the body of tradition and legend about Mohammed and his followers, used as a basis of Islamic law
[Arabic]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Hadith - (Islam) a tradition based on reports of the sayings and activities of Muhammad and his companions
custom, tradition - a specific practice of long standing
Mohammedanism, Muhammadanism, Muslimism, Islam, Islamism - the monotheistic religious system of Muslims founded in Arabia in the 7th century and based on the teachings of Muhammad as laid down in the Koran; "Islam is a complete way of life, not a Sunday religion"; "the term Muhammadanism is offensive to Muslims who believe that Allah, not Muhammad, founded their religion"
2.hadith - (Islam) the way of life prescribed as normative for Muslims on the basis of the teachings and practices of Muhammad and interpretations of the Koran
path, way of life, way - a course of conduct; "the path of virtue"; "we went our separate ways"; "our paths in life led us apart"; "genius usually follows a revolutionary path"
Mohammedanism, Muhammadanism, Muslimism, Islam, Islamism - the monotheistic religious system of Muslims founded in Arabia in the 7th century and based on the teachings of Muhammad as laid down in the Koran; "Islam is a complete way of life, not a Sunday religion"; "the term Muhammadanism is offensive to Muslims who believe that Allah, not Muhammad, founded their religion"
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Nevertheless, the scholars' ijtihEd does not end there as some of them strive for exploring stronger hadiths to apply.
His hadiths are considered, but only in raqa'iq; Ibn Hanbal, al-'llui wa-ma'rifat ai-rijdl, 126; al-Khatib al-Baghdadi, Tarikh Baghdad, 13: 436.
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According to Al-Humaiqani, there are other hadiths that talk about the importance of disobeying leaders if they fail to dispense justice and equality.
Meanwhile, in first level of the Sunnah category, contestants need to memorise the text and meaning of the first 15 Hadiths (Prophetic Sayings) from Al Arbaeen Al Nawaweyah book and winners will be gifted Dh800, Dh500 and Dh300 respectively.
Ibn abi al-Awja' either boasted or was accused of fabricating at least 4,000 hadiths.
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Any practice not found in either the Quran or Hadiths was to be forbidden as innovation.
Even when it comes to one's dietary habits, there are numerous prophetic sayings or Hadiths guiding Muslims on this issue.
Ibn Hanbal's difficult life pushed him towards scholarship, and he came up with a unique "Musnad", one of the great encyclopaedias of hadiths that contained more than thirty thousand of the truest sayings attributed to the Prophet (PBUH).
Selon un responsable de la maison de la culture, les participants a ce concours de psalmodie du Coran et de recitation des hadiths ont ete repartis en deux groupes, dont le premier, compose d'enfants ages de 6 a 10 ans, est concerne par le concours de ceux qui ont appris, au moins, 20 hadiths du Prophete (Qssl) et plus de 5 hizbs du saint Coran.
Nevertheless, the value of mothers was determined in Islam and no one can deny it, but in today's world, the mothers are not being treated well by many despite so many verses are there in Holy Qura'an and Hadiths of Holy Prophet (SAW) narrating the status the mothers have in Islam, as a result they face the consequences of the same as well.