Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 21, Hadith Number 1 (123).

Jaabir bin Samura radiyallahu anhu reports, "I observed Rasoolullah sallallahu alaihe wasallam lean on a pillow which was on his left side".Commentary.It is permissible to put a pillow on both the right and left as stated in the hadith. The left is mentioned but only incidentally according to the rules and regulations of the muhadditeen … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 21, Hadith Number 1 (123).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 21, Hadith Number 2 (124).

Abu Bakrah radiyallahu anhu relates that, "Rasoolullah sallallahu alaihe wasallam once said, :Must I show you a great sin, from among the greatest sins?" The sahaabah replied, "Yes O Rasoolullah sallallahu alaihe wasallam, do tell us." Rasoolullah sallallahu alaihe wasallam replied, "To ascribe a partner unto Allah. To disobey one's parents. To bare false witness, … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 21, Hadith Number 2 (124).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 21, Hadith Number 3 (125).

Abu Juhayafah radiyallahu anhu reports that: "Rasulullah sallallahu alaihe wasallam said: 'I do not lean when I have meals.'"Commentary.This manner of eating is against humility, and it drives one to eat more. Soem people are of the opinion that it results in creating a large tummy, and the food also does not digest quickly. Sayyidina … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 21, Hadith Number 3 (125).