Hadhth on Sunnah: Obey and Abstain

📖Sunan Ibn Majah 1
Abu Hurairah narrated that:
The Prophet said: “Whatever I have commanded you do it, and whatever I have forbidden you, refrain from it.”

  • The meaning of the hadith from Sunan Ibn Majah, narrated by Abu Hurairah and attributed to the Prophet Muhammad, is that the Prophet emphasized the importance of following his commands and abstaining from what he has forbidden. It highlights the significance of adhering to the guidance and teachings of the Prophet as a source of guidance for Muslims. The hadith emphasizes the obligation of obedience to the commands of the Prophet and refraining from actions that he has prohibited, as a way of upholding and following his example. It serves as a reminder to Muslims to strive to follow the Prophet’s teachings and guidance in their actions and behaviors, as a means of seeking righteousness and attaining closeness to Allah.