Sahih Bukhari Volume 4, Book 52, Hadith Number 41.

Narated By Abdullah bin Masud : I asked Allah's Apostle, "O Allah's Apostle! What is the best deed?" He replied, "To offer the prayers at their early stated fixed times." I asked, "What is next in goodness?" He replied, "To be good and dutiful to your parents." I further asked, what is next in goodness?" … Continue reading Sahih Bukhari Volume 4, Book 52, Hadith Number 41.

Sahih Bukhari Volume 4, Book 52, Hadith Number 44.

Narated By Abu Huraira : A man came to Allah's Apostle and said, "Instruct me as to such a deed as equals Jihad (in reward)." He replied, "I do not find such a deed." Then he added, "Can you, while the Muslim fighter is in the battle-field, enter your mosque to perform prayers without cease … Continue reading Sahih Bukhari Volume 4, Book 52, Hadith Number 44.

Sahih Bukhari Volume 4, Book 52, Hadith Number 45.

Narated By Abu Said Al-Khudri : Somebody asked, "O Allah's Apostle! Who is the best among the people?" Allah's Apostle replied "A believer who strives his utmost in Allah's Cause with his life and property." They asked, "Who is next?" He replied, "A believer who stays in one of the mountain paths worshipping Allah and … Continue reading Sahih Bukhari Volume 4, Book 52, Hadith Number 45.

Sahih Bukhari Volume 4, Book 52, Hadith Number 46.

Narated By Abu Huraira : I heard Allah's Apostle saying, "The example of a Mujahid in Allah's cause... and Allah knows better who really strives in his cause... is like a person who fasts and prays continuously. Allah guarantees that He will admit the Mujahid in His Cause into Paradise if he is killed, otherwise … Continue reading Sahih Bukhari Volume 4, Book 52, Hadith Number 46.

Sahih Bukhari Volume 4, Book 52, Hadith Number 47.

Narated By Anas bin Malik : Allah's Apostle used to visit Um Haran bint Milhan, who would offer him reals. Um-Haram was the wife of Ubada bin As-Samit. Allah's Apostle, once visited her and she provided him with food and started looking for lice in his head. Then Allah's Apostle slept, and afterwards woke up … Continue reading Sahih Bukhari Volume 4, Book 52, Hadith Number 47.

Sahih Bukhari Volume 4, Book 52, Hadith Number 48.

Narated By Abu Huraira : The Prophet said, "Whoever believes in Allah and His Apostle, offer prayer perfectly and fasts the month of Ramadan, will rightfully be granted Paradise by Allah, no matter whether he fights in Allah's Cause or remains in the land where he is born." The people said, "O Allah's Apostle ! … Continue reading Sahih Bukhari Volume 4, Book 52, Hadith Number 48.

Sahih Bukhari Volume 4, Book 52, Hadith Number 53.

Narated By Anas bin Malik : The Prophet said, "Nobody who dies and finds good from Allah (in the Hereafter) would wish to come back to this world even if he were given the whole world and whatever is in it, except the martyr who, on seeing the superiority of martyrdom, would like to come … Continue reading Sahih Bukhari Volume 4, Book 52, Hadith Number 53.

Sahih Bukhari Volume 4, Book 52, Hadith Number 54.

Narated By Abu Huraira : The Prophet said, "By Him in Whose Hands my life is! Were it not for some men amongst the believers who dislike to be left behind me and whom I cannot provide with means of conveyance, I would certainly never remain behind any Sariya' (army-unit) setting out in Allah's Cause. … Continue reading Sahih Bukhari Volume 4, Book 52, Hadith Number 54.

Sahih Bukhari Volume 4, Book 52, Hadith Number 55.

Narated By Anas bin Malik : The Prophet delivered a sermon and said, "Zaid took the flag and was martyred, and then Ja'far took the flag and was martyred, and then 'Abdullah bin Rawaha took the flag and was martyred too, and then Khalid bin Al-Walid took the flag though he was not appointed as … Continue reading Sahih Bukhari Volume 4, Book 52, Hadith Number 55.