Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 24, Hadith Number 1 (135).

'Aayeshah Radiyallahu 'Anha says: "Till the demise of Rasulullah sallallahu'Alayhi Wasallam, his family never ate a full stomach of bread made of barley for two consecutive days".Commentary.It is Possible that they may have eaten a full stomach of dates, but not of bread, where they did not eat it for two consecutive days. A question … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 24, Hadith Number 1 (135).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 24, Hadith Number 2 (136).

Abu Umaamah Al-Baahili Radiyallahu 'Anhu says: "Bread made of barley was never left over in the house of Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam".Commentary.Whenever bread made of barley was prepared, the quantity was so little that there were none left over. There was not enough to fill the stomach. Also Sayyidina Rasulullah Saliallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam used to … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 24, Hadith Number 2 (136).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 24, Hadith Number 3 (137).

lbn 'Abbaas Radiyallahu 'Anhu reports that: "Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam and his family spent many consecutive nights without food, because there would be no supper. The bread of Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam was mostly made of barley". (Sometimes bread made of wheat was also available).Commentary.Although there were among the Sahaabah Radiyallahu 'Anhum, a few who … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 24, Hadith Number 3 (137).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 24, Hadith Number 4 (138).

Someone asked Sahl bin Sa'd Radiyallahu 'Anhu "Did Rasulullah Sallailahu 'Alayhi Wasallam ever eat bread made of white (fine) flour?" He replied: White flour may not have come before Rasulullah Sallailahu 'Alayhi Wasallam till his last days". The questioner then asked: "Did you people use sieved flour in the time of Rasulullah Sallailahu 'Alayhi Wasallam?"He … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 24, Hadith Number 4 (138).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 24, Hadith Number 5 (139).

Anas Radiyallahu 'Anhu reports that... "Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam never ate food from a table, nor from small plates, nor was chapaati (a type of thin bread) ever made for him. Yunus Radiyallahu 'Anhu says, I asked Qataadah: 'Then on what did Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam put and eat his food ?'. He replied: on … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 24, Hadith Number 5 (139).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 24, Hadith Number 6 (140).

Masruq says. "I went to 'Aayeshah (Radiyallahu 'Anha). She ordered' food for me and began saying 'I never eat a stomach-full but feel like crying, then I do cry'. Masruq asked: 'Why do you feel like crying?'. She replied: 'I remember that condition of Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam on which he left us for the … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 24, Hadith Number 6 (140).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 24, Hadith Number 7 (141).

'Aayeshah Radiyallahu 'Anha says: "Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam never filled his stomach with bread made of barley for two consecutive days till he passed away".Commentary.This is the same hadith that was mentioned in the beginning of the chapter. The only difference is, there the whole household was mentioned, here only Sayyidina Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 24, Hadith Number 7 (141).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 24, Hadith Number 8 (142).

Anas Radiyallahu 'Anhu says: "Till the end of his life Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam never ate on a table and never ate a chapaati".Commentary.This hadith is also mentioned in hadith number five of this chapter. It is clear from the narrations that Sayyidina Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam preferred a simple life. Whenever Allah Ta'aala sent … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 24, Hadith Number 8 (142).