Hadith on Modesty: The Sublime Modesty of the Prophet

📖Sahih Muslim 2320
Abu Sa’id Khudri reported that Allah’s Messenger (ﷺ) was more modest than the virgin behind the curtain (or in the apartment), and when he disliked anything, we recognised that from his face.

  • The hadith from Sahih Muslim 2320, states that Abu Sa’id Khudri reported that Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) had a level of modesty greater than that of a virgin girl behind a curtain or in her private quarters. The hadith also mentions that when the Prophet disliked something, the people around him could recognize it from his facial expression. This hadith emphasizes the high level of modesty and humility displayed by Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) and his ability to convey his disapproval or dislike through his facial expressions. It serves as an example of his character and conduct, highlighting the importance of modesty and non-verbal communication.