Hadith on kindness: Allah loves kindness

📖Sahih Muslim 2593
A’isha, the wife of Allah’s Apostle (ﷺ), reported that Allah’s Messenger (ﷺ) said: ‘A’isha, verily Allah is kind and He loves kindness and confers upon kindness which he does not confer upon severity and does not confer upon anything else besides it (kindness).

  • This hadith emphasizes the importance of being kind and compassionate in Islam. Muslims are encouraged to show kindness and mercy to all of Allah’s creations, including human beings, animals, and the environment. The Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) is a role model for Muslims in this regard, as he was known for his kindness and compassion towards all people, regardless of their social status or religion. This hadith highlights the value of showing kindness and compassion to others as a means of earning the love and mercy of Allah. It encourages Muslims to make kindness an integral part of their lives and to strive towards embodying this important virtue in all of their interactions with others. Allah loves kindness.