Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 55, Hadith Number 2 (390).

Abu Hurayrah Radiyallahu 'Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam said: "The one who sees me in one's dream, has actually seen me, because the shaytaan cannot imitate my person".CommentaryThe manner in which Allah Ta'aala has protected Sayyidina Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam from the shaytaan during his life time, in the same manner, after his … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 55, Hadith Number 2 (390).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 55, Hadith Number 3 (391).

It is narrated from Abi Maalik AI-Ashja'ee (Sa'eed bin Taariq bin Ash-yam) Radiyallahu 'Anhu that Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam said: "The one who sees me in ones dream, has seen me".CommentaryA question may arise that different people in different towns, and different countries see Sayyidina Rasullullah Sallallahu'Alayhi Wasallam at the same moment in their dreams. … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 55, Hadith Number 3 (391).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 55, Hadith Number 4 (392).

Kulayb bin Shihaab Al-Kufi says that Abu Hurayrah Radiyallahu 'Anhu narrated to me the mubaarak saying of Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam, that whomsoever sees me in a dream, has really seen me, because the shaytaan cannot impersonate me. Kulayb says, I mentioned this hadith to Ibn 'Abbaas Radiyallahu 'Anhu and also told him that I … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 55, Hadith Number 4 (392).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 55, Hadith Number 5 (393).

Yazeed Al Faarisi bin Hurmuz, who was a calligrapher of the Qur-aan, once saw Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam in his dream during the time of Ibn 'Abbaas Radiyallahu 'Anhu. He related his dream to Ibn 'Abbaas. Ibn 'Abbaas said: "Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam used to say that the shaytaan cannot imitate him. That person who … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 55, Hadith Number 5 (393).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 55, Hadith Number 6 (394).

Abu Qataadah Radiyallahu 'Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam said: "Whomsoever sees me, that is, in a dream, has seen that which is a fact".CommentaryMeaning one has really seen me. It cannot be so that the shaytaan shows something else and says that it is Sayyidina Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam. Some of the 'ulama … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 55, Hadith Number 6 (394).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 55, Hadith Number 7 (395).

Anas Radiyallahu 'Anhu reports that Rasulullah Sallallahu 'Alayhi Wasallam said: "The one who sees me in a dream has really seen me, because the shaytaan cannot impersonate me". He also said: "A dream of a Muslim (conveyed through an angel) is a portion from the forty six portions of nubuwwah".CommentaryThe 'ulama have adopted different headings … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 55, Hadith Number 7 (395).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 55, Hadith Number A001 (396).

'Abdullah bin Mubaarak (was a great muhaddith, who is also counted among the jurists and sufis; a great shaykh, 'aabid and a pious and cautious person. He is also among those who memorised the hadith (Hafiz of Hadith). Many of his virtues and capabilities have been mentioned in the book of history. He said: "If … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 55, Hadith Number A001 (396).

Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 55, Hadith Number A002 (397).

Ibn Seereen says: "The knowledge of hadith (in the same manner all other religious subjects) are included in the deen. Therefore before acquiring knowledge, be aware from whom knowledge is acquired".CommentaryIbn Seereen was also an Imaam of his time and is a famous Taabi-ee. He acquired 'ilm from many of the Sahaabah Radiyallahu 'Anhum, and … Continue reading Shama-il Tirmidhi Chapter 55, Hadith Number A002 (397).