Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 23, Hadith Number 1 (130).

Kaa'b bin Maalik Radiyallahu 'Anhu says: "Rasulullah Sallallabu 'Alayhi Wasallam licked his fingers thrice (after eating)".Commentary.After eating it is mustahab to lick the fingers before washing the hands. According to some authorities, due to this narration it is mustahab to lick the fingers thrice. Mulla 'Ali Qaari says three times is not meant here, but … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 23, Hadith Number 1 (130).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 23, Hadith Number 2 (131).

Anas Radiyallahu 'Anhu says: "Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam used to lick his three fingers after having eaten".Commentary.It was the noble habit of Sayydina Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam to eat with three fingers only. Although we find in a few narrations that he used five fingers also. In most narrations the three fingers; thumb, and middle … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 23, Hadith Number 2 (131).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 23, Hadith Number 4 (133).

Ka'b bin Maalik Radiyallahu 'Anhu says: "It was the noble habit of Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallamn to use three fingers whilst eating and-he also licked them".Commentary.It has been mentioned in some narrations that he first licked the middle finger, then the sha-haadah finger, then the thumb. It was the noble habit of the master to … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 23, Hadith Number 4 (133).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 23, Hadith Number 5 (134).

Anas bin Maalik (Radiyallahu anhu) says: "Dates were presented to Rasulullah (Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam). I saw him eating them. Due to hunger he was sitting on the support of something and not on his own support".Commentary.That means he was supporting his back on a wall or something. It has been prohibited in the Ahaadith to … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 23, Hadith Number 5 (134).