Search Hadees
Adaab

Adaab >> Feeding Others

Total 5 hadees found


الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ): قوتُ الأجسادِ الطَّعامُ ، وقوتُ الأرواحِ الإطعامُ.

The nourishment of the body is food whilst the nourishment of the soul is feeding others.’
Amir al-Mu'minin Imām ‘Alī ibn Abī Tālib (a.s.)
Mishkat al-Anwar, no. 325; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 323

الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ): ما أكَلتَهُ راحَ، وما أطعَمتَهُ فاحَ.

That which you yourself eat gets consumed whereas that which you feed others diffuses [i.e. the benediction in that sustenance].
Amir al-Mu'minin Imām ‘Alī ibn Abī Tālib (a.s.)
Ghurar al-Hikam, no. 9634; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 323

الإمامُ الباقرُ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ): إنّ اللّه‏َ يُحِبُّ إطعامَ الطَّعامِ وهِراقَةَ الدِّماءِ .

Verily Allah loves the feeding of food to others, and the spilling of blood [for His sake].
Imām Muhammad ibn ‘Alī al-Baqir (a.s.)
al-Mahasin, v. 2, p. 143, no. 1370; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 324

الإمامُ الصّادقُ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ): مِن مُوجِباتِ الجَنَّةِ والمَغفِرَةِ إطعامُ الطَّعامِ السَّغْبانَ، ثُمَّ تَلا قولَ اللّه‏ِ عَزَّوجلَّ: «أَوْ إِطْعامٌ في يَومٍ ذِي مَسْغَبةٍ ...».

One of the things which gives one obligatory entrance into Paradise and forgiveness is feeding a starving person’, then he went on to recite the verse of Allah in the Qur’an: “or feeding [the needy] on a day of starvation.”
Imām Ja'far ibn Muhammad al-Sādiq (a.s.)
al-Mahasin, v. 2, p. 145, no. 1381; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 324

الإمامُ الصّادقُ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ): إنَّ أميرَ المؤمنينَ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ) أشبَهُ الناسِ طُعمَةً برسولِ اللّه‏ِ (صَلَّيَ اللهُ عَلَيهِ وَ آلِهِ) ، كانَ يَأكُلُ الخُبزَ والخَلَّ والزَّيتَ، ويُطعِمُ الناسَ الخُبزَ واللَّحمَ.

Verily the Commander of the Faithful resembled the Prophet (SAWA) the most in the way that he ate. He used to eat bread, vinegar and (olive) oil, and feed others bread and meat.
Imām Ja'far ibn Muhammad al-Sādiq (a.s.)
al-Mahasin, v. 2, p. 279, no. 1901; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 324