Five times prayer


Narrated Abu Huraira:

I heard Allah’s Messenger (ﷺ) saying, “If there was a river at the door of anyone of you and he took a bath in it five times a day would you notice any dirt on him?” They said, “Not a trace of dirt would be left.” The Prophet (ﷺ) added, “That is the example of the five prayers with which Allah blots out (annuls) evil deeds.”

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Reference  : Sahih al-Bukhari 528
 : Book 9, Hadith 7
 : Vol. 1, Book 10, Hadith 506

In times of extreme heat


Narrated Anas bin Malik:

We used to pray with the Prophet (ﷺ) and some of us used to place the ends of their clothes at the place of prostration because of scorching heat.

Reference  : Sahih al-Bukhari 385
 : Book 8, Hadith 37
 : Vol. 1, Book 8, Hadith 382

Eid ul Adha


Narrated Ibn Abbas: The Prophet(SAW) said, “No good deeds done on other days are superior to those done on these (first ten days of Dhul Hijja).” Then some companions of the Prophet(SAW) said, “Not even Jihad?” He replied, “Not even Jihad, except that of a man who does it by putting himself and his property in danger (for Allah’s sake) and does not return with any of those things.” (Sahih Bukhari)

Attention in prayer


Narrated Abu Huraira : The Prophet (SAW) said, “The saying ‘Sub Han Allah’ is for men and clapping is for women.” (If something happens in the prayer, the men can invite the attention of the Imam by saying “Sub Han Allah”. And women, by clapping their hands). (Sahih Bukhari)

Qasr / Short prayer


Narrated Ibn Abbas: The Prophet (PBUH) once stayed for nineteen days and prayed shortened prayers. So when we travel led (and stayed) for nineteen days, we used to shorten the prayer but if we travelled (and stayed) for a longer period we used to offer the full prayer. (Sahih Bukhari/Volume 2, Book 20, Number 186)