Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 49, Hadith Number 1 (343).

Anas Radiyallahu'Anhu was asked regarding the payment to a hajjaam (cupper). (Is it permissible or not?) Anas Radiyallahu 'Anhu replied: "Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam took the treatment of cupping which was administered by Abu Taybah Radiyallahu 'Anhu, he was given two saa' food (in a narration it is mentioned that dates were given), and Sayyidina … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 49, Hadith Number 1 (343).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 49, Hadith Number 3 (345).

Ibn 'Abbaas Radiyallahu 'Anhu said that Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam took the treatment of cupping on both sides of his neck and between his shoulders, and paid the cupper his fees. If it had been haraam, he would not have paid it.CommentaryAs the blood has to be sucked out by the mouth, for this reason … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 49, Hadith Number 3 (345).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 49, Hadith Number 4 (346).

Ibn 'Umar Radiyallahu 'Anhu reports: "Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam called a hajjaam, who treated Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam. Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam inquired from him what tax or duty did he have to pay daily? He replied, three saa'. Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam had it reduced to two saa', and gave him his remuneration".CommentaryApparently this … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 49, Hadith Number 4 (346).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 49, Hadith Number 5 (347).

Anas bin Maalik Radiyallahu 'Anhu said: "Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam used the treatment of cupping on both sides of his mubaarak neck and between both shoulders, and generally took this treatment on the seventeenth, nineteenth or the twenty first of the (lunar) month".CommentaryIn some ahaadith, the benefit of these dates are also mentioned. The unaani … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 49, Hadith Number 5 (347).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 49, Hadith Number 6 (348).

Anas bin Maalik Radiyallahu 'Anhu reports: "Sayyidina Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam took treatment of cupping on the back of his leg at Milal (a place about seventeen miles-27 km-from Madinah Munawwarah in the direction of Makkah) while he was in the state of ihraam".CommentaryAccording to some a-immah, it is makruh to take the treatment of … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 49, Hadith Number 6 (348).