Hadith on Medina: Prohibition of Sin and Innovation in Medina

📖Sahih al-Bukhari 1867
Narrated Anas: The Prophet (ﷺ) said, “Medina is a sanctuary from that place to that. Its trees should not be cut and no heresy should be innovated nor any sin should be committed in it, and whoever innovates in it an heresy or commits sins (bad deeds), then he will incur the curse of Allah, the angels, and all the people.” (See Hadith No. 409, Vol 9).

  • This hadith narrated by Anas states that the city of Medina is a sacred place and has a sanctity from one point to another. It is prohibited to cut its trees or commit any sins or innovations in it. Whoever commits any sins or innovations in Medina will be cursed by Allah, the angels, and all the people. This hadith emphasizes the importance of respecting and preserving the sanctity of Medina and highlights the severity of committing sins or innovating in this holy city.