Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 31, Hadith Number 1 (197).

Ibn Abbas radiyallahu anhu says, Rasoolullah sallallahu alaihe wasallam drank Zam-zam water while he was standing.CommentarySayyidina Rasoolullah sallallahu alaihe wasallam has prohibited the drinking of water whilst standing. This shall be discussed in the commentary of the next hadith. For this reason some ulama have prohibited the drinking of Zam-zam also whilst standing. They say … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 31, Hadith Number 1 (197).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 31, Hadith Number 2 (198).

Amr ibn Shu’aib radiyallahu anhu relates from his father, and he from his (Amr’s) grandfather, that he said, I had seen Rasoolullah sallallahu alaihe wasallam drinking water whilst standing and also whilst sitting.CommentaryThere are many narrations mentioned wherein Sayyidina Rasoolullah sallallahu alaihe wasallam prohibited the drinking of water whilst standing. A narration of Sayyidina Abu … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 31, Hadith Number 2 (198).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 31, Hadith Number 4 (200).

Nazzaal ibn Sabrah rahmatullahi alaihe says that while he was with Sayyidina Ali in the courtyard (of the Masjid at Kufah), water was brought in a clay pot to him. He took some water in his palms, washed his hands, gargled his mouth, put water in his nose (cleaned it), then made masah of his … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 31, Hadith Number 4 (200).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 31, Hadith Number 5 (201).

Sayyidina Anas ibn Malik radiyallahu anhu relates that Rasoolullah sallallahu alaihe wasallam drank water in three breaths (i.e. in three gulps/sips) and used to say, It is more pleasing and satisfying in this manner.CommentaryIt has been prohibited to drink water in one gulp. The Ulama have written many harmful effects in drinking water in one … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 31, Hadith Number 5 (201).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 31, Hadith Number 6 (202).

Sayyidina Ibn Abbas radiyallahu anhu says, Whenever Rasoolullah sallallahu alaihe wasallam drank water, he drank it in two breaths.CommentaryIn this hadith drinking water in two breaths is intended which apparently seems correct. Sayyidina Ibn Abbas radiyallahu anhu has stated in a hadith of the Prophet sallallahu alaihe wasallam, Do not drink water only in one … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 31, Hadith Number 6 (202).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 31, Hadith Number 7 (203).

Sayyidatina Kabshah bint Thabit radiyallahu anha narrates, Rasoolullah sallallahu alaihe wasallam visited my home. A leather water bag was hanging there, Rasoolullah sallallahu alaihe wasallam stood and drank water from the mouth of the water bag. I got up and cut out the mouth (portion) of the bag.CommentaryImam Nawawi has mentioned two reasons from Imam … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 31, Hadith Number 7 (203).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 31, Hadith Number 9 (205).

Sayyidina Anas radiyallahu anhu reports, Rasoolullah sallallahu alaihe wasallam went to my mother, Umme Sulaim’s house. A leather water bag was hanging there. Rasoolullah sallallahu alaihe wasallam stood and drank water from it. Umme Sulaim radiyallahu anha stood up and cut off that portion of the bag.CommentaryThe same type of incident of Sayyidatina Kabshah radiyallahu … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 31, Hadith Number 9 (205).