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Akhlaq >> Pardon

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رسولُ اللهِ‏ِ (صَلَّيَ اللهُ عَلَيهِ وَ آلِهِ): إذا عَنَّت لَكُم غَضبَةٌ فَادرَؤوها بِالعَفوِ ؛ إنَّهُ يُنادي مُنادٍ يَومَ القِيامَةِ: مَن كانَ لَهُ عَلَى اللّه‏ِ أجرٌ فَلْيَقُمْ ، فَلا يَقومُ إلّا العافُونَ ، ألَم تَسمَعوا قَولَهُ تَعالى: «فَمَن‏عَفا وأصلَحَ فَأجرُهُ‏ عَلَى اللّه‏ِ»؟!

If you are faced by anger, avert it through pardon, for verily a caller will call out on the Day of Resurrection ‘Whoever has a claim for a reward from Allah should stand up’ , and none will stand except the pardoners. Have you not heard the verse of Allah, most High, “So whoever pardons and conciliates, his reward lies with Allah”!
Holy Prophet Muhammad al Mustafā (s.a.w.w.)
A`alam al-Din, no. 337; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 673

رسولُ اللهِ (صَلَّيَ اللهُ عَلَيهِ وَ آلِهِ): عَلَيكُم بِالعَفوِ ؛ فَإنَّ العَفوَ لا يَزيدُ العَبدَ إلّا عِزّاً ، فَتَعافَوا يُعِزَّكُمُ اللّه‏ُ.

Pardoning is incumbent upon you, for verily pardoning [others] only increases the servant’ s honour, so pardon each other’ s faults and Allah will grant you honour.
Holy Prophet Muhammad al Mustafā (s.a.w.w.)
al-Kafi, v. 2, p. 108, no. 5; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 674

رسولُ اللهِ (صَلَّيَ اللهُ عَلَيهِ وَ آلِهِ): مَن كَثُرَ عَفوُهُ مُدَّ في عُمرِهِ.

He who pardons much is given an increase in his lifespan
Holy Prophet Muhammad al Mustafā (s.a.w.w.)
A`alam al-Din, no. 315; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 674

رسولُ اللهِ (صَلَّيَ اللهُ عَلَيهِ وَ آلِهِ): تَجاوَزوا عَن عَثَراتِ الخاطِئينَ يَقيكُمُ اللّه‏ُ بِذلكَ سُوءَ الأقدارِ .

Excuse the lapses of those who make mistakes frequently and Allah will protect you against misfortunes.
Holy Prophet Muhammad al Mustafā (s.a.w.w.)
Tanbih al-Khawatir, v. 2, p. 120; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 674

الإمامُ الباقرُ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ): النَّدامَةُ عَلَى العَفوِ أفضَلُ وأيسَرُ مِنَ النَّدامَةِ عَلَى العُقوبَةِ .

Regret for having pardoned someone is better and easier to bear than regret for having punished them
Imām Muhammad ibn ‘Alī al-Baqir (a.s.)
al-Kafi, v. 2, p. 108, no. 6; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 674

الإمامُ الصّادقُ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ): ثَلاثٌ مِن مَكارِمِ الدّنيا والآخِرَةِ: تَعفو عَمَّن ظَلَمَكَ ، وتَصِلُ مَن قَطَعَكَ ، وتَحلِمُ إذا جُهِلَ عَلَيكَ.

Three of the noble characteristics in this world and in the Hereafter are to pardon one who has wronged you, to reconcile with one who has cut you off, and to be clement with one who has been rash towards you
Imām Ja'far ibn Muhammad al-Sādiq (a.s.)
al-Kafi, v. 2, p. 107, no. 3; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 674

الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ): ما عَفا عَنِ الذَّنبِ مَن قَرَّعَ بِهِ.

He who rebukes [someone for] a sin cannot pardon it
Amir al-Mu'minin Imām ‘Alī ibn Abī Tālib (a.s.)
Ghurar al-Hikam, no. 9567; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 675

الإمامُ الرِّضا (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ) ـ في قَولِه تَعالى: «فَاصْفَحِ الصَّفْحَ الْجَمِيلَ» ـ: عَفوٌ مِن غَيرِ عُقوبَةٍ، ولا تَعنيفٍ ، ولا عَتبٍ

So condone with a graceful condonance”, said, ‘It is to pardon without punishing, censuring or scolding.
Imām Alī ibn Mūsā al-Rezā (a.s.)
A`alam al-Din, p. 307; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 675

الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ): إذا قَدَرتَ عَلى عَدُوِّكَ فَاجعَلِ العَفوَ عَنهُ شُكراً لِلقُدرَةِ عَلَيهِ .

When you are empowered to vanquish your enemy, let your pardon of him act as thanks for having been given power over him
Amir al-Mu'minin Imām ‘Alī ibn Abī Tālib (a.s.)
Nahj al-Balagha, Saying 11; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 675

الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ): العَفوُ زَكاةُ الظَّفَرِ .

Pardon is the zakat of triumph
Amir al-Mu'minin Imām ‘Alī ibn Abī Tālib (a.s.)
Nahj al-Balagha, Saying 211; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 675

الإمامُ الحسينُ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ): إنَّ أعفَى النّاسِ مَن عَفا عِندَ قُدرَتِهِ .

Verily the most forgiving of people is he who pardons when having the power to punish
Imām Husayn ibn ‘Alī ibn Abī Ṭālib (a.s.)
al-Durrah al-Bahirah, p. 29; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 675

مستدركُ الوسائل: شَكا رَجلٌ إلى رَسولِ اللّه‏ (صَلَّيَ اللهُ عَلَيهِ وَ آلِهِ) خَدَمَهُ، فقال له: اُعفُ عَنهُم تَستَصلِحْ بِهِ قُلوبَهُم ، فَقالَ: يا رَسولَ اللّه‏ِ ، إنَّهُم يَتَفاوَتونَ في سُوءِ الأدَبِ، فَقالَ: اُعفُ عَنهُم، فَفَعلَ.

Holy Prophet Muhammad al Mustafā (s.a.w.w.) said to a man who came to him complaining about his servants, ‘Pardon their faults and through it their hearts will improve.’ So he replied, ‘O Prophet of Allah, verily they vary in their bad behaviour’ , so he replied, ‘Pardon them’ , so he did
Holy Prophet Muhammad al Mustafā (s.a.w.w.)
Mustadrak al-Wasa`il, v. 9, p. 7, no. 10041; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 676

الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ) ـ في وَصِيَّتِهِ لاِبنِهِ الحَسَنِ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ) ـ: إذا استَحَقَّ أحَدٌ مِنهُم ذَنباً فأحسِنِ العَذلَ ؛ فإنَّ العَذلَ مَعَ العَفوِ أشَدُّ مِنَ الضَّربِ لِمَن كانَ لَهُ عَقلٌ.

If any of them deserves punishment for a sin, then censure gracefully, for verily censure accompanied by pardon is more severe [i.e. more effective] than striking when carried out by a reasonable person.
Amir al-Mu'minin Imām ‘Alī ibn Abī Tālib (a.s.)
Tuhaf al-`Uqoul, no. 87; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 676

الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ): العَفوُ يُفسِدُ مِنَ اللَّئيمِ بِقَدرِ إصلاحِهِ مِنَ الكَريمِ.

Pardon spoils a sinful man just as much as it can reform a decent man.
Amir al-Mu'minin Imām ‘Alī ibn Abī Tālib (a.s.)
Kanz al-Fawa’ id li al-Karajiki, v. 2, p. 182; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 676

الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ): جازِ بِالحَسَنَةِ وتَجاوَزْ عَنِ السَّيِّئَةِ ما لَم يَكُن ثَلماً في الدِّينِ أو وَهناً في سُلطانِ الإسلامِ.

Reward the good deed and condone the misdeed as long as it is not a breach of religion or does not weaken the authority of Islam
Amir al-Mu'minin Imām ‘Alī ibn Abī Tālib (a.s.)
Ghurar al-Hikam, p. 4788; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 676

رسولُ اللهِ‏ِ (صَلَّيَ اللهُ عَلَيهِ وَ آلِهِ) ـ لَمّا سَألَتهُ عائشَةُ عَنِ الدُّعاءِ في لَيلَةِ القَدرِ ـ: تَقولينَ: اللّهُمَّ إنَّكَ عَفُوٌّ تُحِبُّ العَفوَ ، فَاعفُ عَنّي .

The Prophet (SAWA), when `Aa’ isha asked him about what to supplicate on the grand Night of Ordainment (laylat al-qadr), replied, ‘You should say O Allah verily you are all-pardoning and You love to pardon, so pardon me.’
Holy Prophet Muhammad al Mustafā (s.a.w.w.)
Sunan Ibn Maaja, no. 3850; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 677

تنبيه الخواطر: قالَ أعرابيٌّ: يا رَسولَ اللّه‏ِ ، مَن يُحاسِبُ الخَلقَ يَومَ القِيامَةِ ؟ قالَ: اللّه‏ُ عزَّوجلَّ ، قالَ: نَجَونا ورَبِّ الكَعبَةِ ! قالَ: وكَيفَ ذاكَ يا أعرابِيُّ؟! قالَ: لأِنَّ الكَريمَ إذا قَدَرَ عَفا.

It is narrated in Tanbih al-Khawatir that a bedouin once asked the Prophet, ‘O Prophet of Allah, who will hold creation to account on the Day of Resurrection’ to which he replied, ‘Allah, Mighty and Exalted.’ He said, ‘By the Lord of the Ka’ ba, we will be saved indeed!’ The Prophet asked, ‘And how is that O bedouin friend’ He replied, ‘Because the Generous One will pardon since He has the power to do so.’
Holy Prophet Muhammad al Mustafā (s.a.w.w.)
Tanbih al-Khawatir, v. 1, p. 9; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 677

الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ): إنَّ اللّه‏َ تَعالى يُسائلُكُم مَعشَرَ عِبادِهِ عَنِ الصَّغيرَةِ مِن أعمالِكُم وَالكَبيرَةِ ، والظّاهِرَةِ والمَستورَةِ ، فإن يُعَذِّبْ فأنتُم أظلَمُ ، وإن يَعفُ فهُوَ أكرَمُ.

‘Verily Allah, most High, will certainly interrogate you, O community of His servants, about your actions, be they small or big, and be they open or secret. If He punishes you, then it because you have wronged yourselves, and if He pardons, then it is because He is too generous
Amir al-Mu'minin Imām ‘Alī ibn Abī Tālib (a.s.)
Nahj al-Balagha, Letter 27; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 677

الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ) ـ في المُناجاةِ ـ: إلهي اُفَكِّرُ في عَفوِكَ فتَهونُ عَلَيَّ خَطيئَتي ، ثُمَّ أذكُرُ العَظيمَ مِن أخذِكَ فتَعظُمُ عَلَيّ بَلِيَّتي.

My Lord I think about Your pardon and my mistakes seem insignificant to me, then I remember the awesomeness of Your chastisement and my tribulation seems great indeed
Amir al-Mu'minin Imām ‘Alī ibn Abī Tālib (a.s.)
Amali al-Saduq, p. 73, no. 9; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 677

الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ): اَللّهُمَّ احَمِلني عَلى عَفوِكَ ولا تَحمِلْني عَلى عَدِلكَ.

O Allah expose me to Your pardon but do not expose me to Your justice
Amir al-Mu'minin Imām ‘Alī ibn Abī Tālib (a.s.)
Nahj al-Balagha, Sermon 227; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 677

الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ): مَن تَنَزَّهَ عَن حُرُماتِ اللّه‏ِ سارَعَ إلَيهِ عَفوُ اللّه‏ِ .

He who keeps himself aloof from Allah’ s prohibitions is quickly embraced by Allah’ s pardon
Amir al-Mu'minin Imām ‘Alī ibn Abī Tālib (a.s.)
Bihar al-Anwar, v. 78, p. 90, no. 95; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 677

الإمامُ عليٌّ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ): ولكِنَّ اللّه‏َ يَختَبِرُ عِبادَهُ بِأنواعِ الشَّدائدِ ، ويَتَعَبَّدُهُم بِأنواعِ المَجاهِدِ ، ويَبتَليهِم بِضُروبِ المَكارِهِ ؛ إخراجاً لِلتَّكَبُّرِ مِن قُلوبِهِم ، وإسكانا لِلتَّذَلُّلِ في نُفوسِهِم ، ولِيَجعَلَ ذلكَ أبواباً فُتُحا إلى فَضلِهِ ، وأسباباً ذُلُلاً لِعَفوِهِ .

But Allah tries His servants with various tribulations, renders them to worship Him through struggles, tests them with various types of distresses, all in order to extract pride out from their hearts, and to settle humbleness in their souls, and in order to make all these open doors to His grace an easy means to His pardon
Amir al-Mu'minin Imām ‘Alī ibn Abī Tālib (a.s.)
Nahj al-Balagha, Sermon 192; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 678

الإمامُ الصّادقُ (عَلَيهِ الّسَلامُ) ـ كانَ يَقولُ ـ: اللّهُمَّ إنَّكَ بِما أنتَ لَهُ أهلٌ مِنَ العَفوِ ، أولى مِنّي بِما أنا لَهُ أهلٌ مِنَ العُقوبَةِ

O Allah verily the fact that You are worthy of pardoning [sins] gives You the upper hand over me because of my being worthy of punishment
Imām Ja'far ibn Muhammad al-Sādiq (a.s.)
Kashf al-Ghamma, v. 2, p. 418; Mizan ul Hikmah, page No. 678