The Book Of Salat-Ut-Tahajjud (Night Prayer)

Sahih Bukhari Chapter No.20 name The Book Of Salat-Ut-Tahajjud (Night Prayer) (کتاب تہجد کا بیان) written by Imam Muhammad al-Bukhari. This chapter has 68 Hadith in total regarding the The Book Of Salat-Ut-Tahajjud (Night Prayer). Sahih Bukhari book has total 99 chapters and 7558 hadiths in this collection.

 Book Name  Sahih Bukhari
 Writer  Imam Muhammad al-Bukhari
 Chapter Number  20
 Chapter Name  The Book Of Salat-Ut-Tahajjud (Night Prayer)
باب   کتاب تہجد کا بیان
 Total Hadith  68
 Translation   English, Urdu, Arabic

Hadith No. 1120

Narrated Ibn `Abbas: When the Prophet got up at night to offer the Tahajjud prayer, he used to say: Allahumma lakal-hamd. Anta qaiyimus-samawati wal-ard wa man fihinna. Walakal-hamd, Laka mulkus-samawati wal-ard wa man fihinna. Walakal-hamd, anta..

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Hadith No. 1121

Narrated Salim's father: In the lifetime of the Prophet whosoever saw a dream would narrate it to Allah's Apostle. I had a wish of seeing a dream to narrate it to Allah's Apostle (p.b.u.h) I was a grown up boy and used to sleep in the Mosque in the..

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Hadith No. 1122

I narrated the dream to Hafsa who told it to Allah's Apostle. The Prophet said, Abdullah is a good man. I wish he prayed Tahajjud. After that `Abdullah (i.e. Salim's father) used to sleep but a little at night. ..

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Hadith No. 1123

Narrated `Aisha: Allah's Apostle used to offer eleven rak`at and that was his prayer. He used to prolong the prostration to such an extent that one could recite fifty verses (of the Qur'an) before he would lift his head. He used to pray two rak`at..

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Hadith No. 1124

Narrated Jundab: The Prophet became sick and did not get up (for Tahajjud prayer) for a night or two. ..

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Hadith No. 1125

Narrated Jundab bin `Abdullah: Gabriel did not come to the Prophet (for some time) and so one of the Quraish women said, His Satan has deserted him. So came the Divine Revelation: By the forenoon And by the night When it is still! Your Lord..

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Hadith No. 1126

Narrated Um Salama: One night the Prophet got up and said, Subhan Allah! How many afflictions Allah has revealed tonight and how many treasures have been sent down (disclosed). Go and wake the sleeping lady occupants of these dwellings up (for..

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Hadith No. 1127

Narrated `Ali bin Abi Talib: One night Allah's Apostle came to me and Fatima, the daughter of the Prophet and asked, Won't you pray (at night)? I said, O Allah's Apostle! Our souls are in the hands of Allah and if He wants us to get up He..

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Hadith No. 1128

Narrated `Aisha: Allah's Apostle used to give up a good deed, although he loved to do it, for fear that people might act on it and it might be made compulsory for them. The Prophet never prayed the Duha prayer, but I offer it. ..

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Hadith No. 1129

Narrated `Aisha the mother of the faithful believers: One night Allah's Apostle offered the prayer in the Mosque and the people followed him. The next night he also offered the prayer and too many people gathered. On the third and the fourth nights..

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Hadith No. 1130

Narrated Al-Mughira: The Prophet used to stand (in the prayer) or pray till both his feet or legs swelled. He was asked why (he offered such an unbearable prayer) and he said, should I not be a thankful slave. ..

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Hadith No. 1131

Narrated `Abdullah bin `Amr bin Al-`As: Allah's Apostle told me, The most beloved prayer to Allah is that of David and the most beloved fasts to Allah are those of David. He used to sleep for half of the night and then pray for one third of the..

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Hadith No. 1132

Narrated Masruq: I asked `Aisha which deed was most loved by the Prophet. She said, A deed done continuously. I further asked, When did he used to get up (in the night for the prayer). She said, He used to get up on hearing the crowing of..

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Hadith No. 1133

Narrated `Aisha: In my house he (Prophet (p.b.u.h) ) never passed the last hours of the night but sleeping. ..

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Hadith No. 1134

Narrated Qatada: Anas bin Malik said, The Prophet (p.b.u.h) and Zaid bin Thabit took their Suhur together. When they finished it, the Prophet stood for the (Fajr) prayer and offered it. We asked Anas, What was the interval between their..

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Hadith No. 1135

Narrated Abu-Wail: `Abdullah said, One night I offered the Tahajjud prayer with the Prophet and he kept on standing till an ill-thought came to me. We said, What was the ill-thought? He said, It was to sit down and leave the Prophet..

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Hadith No. 1136

Narrated Hudhaifa: Whenever the Prophet got up for Tahajjud prayer he used to clean his mouth (and teeth) with Siwak. ..

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Hadith No. 1137

Narrated `Abdullah bin `Umar: A man said, O Allah's Apostle! How is the prayer of the night? He said, Two rak`at followed by two rak`at and so on, and when you apprehend the approaching dawn, offer one rak`a as witr. ..

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Hadith No. 1138

Narrated Ibn `Abbas: The prayer of the Prophet used to be of thirteen rak`at, i.e. of the night prayer. ..

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Hadith No. 1139

Narrated Masruq: I asked Aisha about the night prayer of Allah's Apostle and she said, It was seven, nine or eleven rak`at besides the two rak`at of the Fajr prayer (i.e. Sunna). ..

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Hadith No. 1140

Narrated `Aisha: The Prophet (p.b.u.h) used to offer thirteen rak`at of the night prayer and that included the witr and two rak`at (Sunna) of the Fajr prayer. ..

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Hadith No. 1141

Narrated Anas bin Malik: Sometimes Allah's Apostle would not fast (for so many days) that we thought that he would not fast that month and he sometimes used to fast (for so many days) that we thought he would not leave fasting throughout that month..

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Hadith No. 1142

Narrated Abu Huraira: Allah's Apostle said, Satan puts three knots at the back of the head of any of you if he is asleep. On every knot he reads and exhales the following words, 'The night is long, so stay asleep.' When one wakes up and remembers..

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Hadith No. 1143

Narrated Samura bin Jundab: The Prophet said in his narration of a dream that he saw, He whose head was being crushed with a stone was one who learnt the Qur'an but never acted on it, and slept ignoring the compulsory prayers. ..

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Hadith No. 1144

Narrated `Abdullah: A person was mentioned before the Prophet (p.b.u.h) and he was told that he had kept on sleeping till morning and had not got up for the prayer. The Prophet said, Satan urinated in his ears. ..

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Hadith No. 1145

Narrated Abu Huraira: Allah's Apostle (p.b.u.h) said, Our Lord, the Blessed, the Superior, comes every night down on the nearest Heaven to us when the last third of the night remains, saying: Is there anyone to invoke Me, so that I may respond..

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Hadith No. 1146

Narrated Al-Aswad: I asked `Aisha How is the night prayer of the Prophet? She replied, He used to sleep early at night, and get up in its last part to pray, and then return to his bed. When the Mu'adh-dhin pronounced the Adhan, he would get..

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Hadith No. 1147

Narrated Abu Salma bin `Abdur Rahman: I asked `Aisha, How is the prayer of Allah's Apostle during the month of Ramadan. She said, Allah's Apostle never exceeded eleven rak`at in Ramadan or in other months; he used to offer four rak`at-- do..

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Hadith No. 1148

Narrated `Aisha: I did not see the Prophet reciting (the Qur'an) in the night prayer while sitting except when he became old; when he used to recite while sitting, and when thirty or forty verses remained from the Sura, he would get up and recite..

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Hadith No. 1149

Narrated Abu Huraira: At the time of the Fajr prayer the Prophet asked Bilal, Tell me of the best deed you did after embracing Islam, for I heard your footsteps in front of me in Paradise. Bilal replied, I did not do anything worth mentioning..

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Hadith No. 1150

Narrated Anas bin Malik Once the Prophet (p.b.u.h) entered the Mosque and saw a rope hanging in between its two pillars. He said, What is this rope? The people said, This rope is for Zainab who, when she feels tired, holds it (to keep..

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Hadith No. 1151

Narrated 'Aisha: A woman from the tribe of Bani Asad was sitting with me and Allah's Apostle (p.b.u.h) came to my house and said, Who is this? I said, (She is) So and so. She does not sleep at night because she is engaged in prayer. The..

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Hadith No. 1152

Narrated `Abdullah bin `Amr bin Al-`As: Allah's Apostle said to me, O `Abdullah! Do not be like so and so who used to pray at night and then stopped the night prayer. ..

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Hadith No. 1153

Narrated 'Abdullah bin 'Amr: Once Allah's Messenger (saws) said to me, I have been informed that you offer Salat (prayer) all the night and observe Saum (fast) during the day. I said, (Yes) I do so. He said, If you do so, your eye sight..

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Hadith No. 1154

Narrated 'Ubada bin As-Samit: The Prophet Whoever gets up at night and says: -- 'La ilaha il-lallah Wahdahu la Sharika lahu Lahu-lmulk, waLahu-l-hamd wahuwa 'ala kullishai'in Qadir. Al hamdu lil-lahi wa subhanal-lahi wa la-ilaha il-lal-lah..

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Hadith No. 1155

Narrated Abu Huraira: That once Allah's Apostle (p.b.u.h) said, Your brother, i.e. `Abdullah bin Rawaha does not say obscene (referring to his verses): Amongst us is Allah's Apostle, who recites His Book when it dawns. He showed us the guidance,..

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Hadith No. 1156

Narrated Nafi`: Ibn `Umar said, In the lifetime of the Prophet I dreamt that a piece of silk cloth was in my hand and it flew with me to whichever part of Paradise I wanted. I also saw as if two persons (i.e. angels) came to me and wanted to take..

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Hadith No. 1157

Hafsa narrated one of my dreams to the Prophet and the Prophet said, Abdullah is a good man. Would that he offer the night prayer (Tahajjud)! So after that day `Abdullah (bin `Umar) started offering Tahajjud. ..

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Hadith No. 1158

The companions of the Prophet (p.b.u.h) used to tell him their dreams that (Laila-tul-Qadr) was on the 27th of the month of Ramadan. The Prophet said, I see that your dreams agree on the last ten nights of Ramadan and so whoever is in search of..

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Hadith No. 1159

Narrated `Aisha;: Allah's Apostle offered the `Isha' prayer (and then got up at the Tahajjud time) and offered eight rak`at and then offered two rak`at while sitting. He then offered two rak`at in between the Adhan and Iqama (of the Fajr prayer)..

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Hadith No. 1160

Narrated `Aisha: The Prophet used to lie down on his right side, after offering two rak`at (Sunna) of the Fajr prayer. ..

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Hadith No. 1161

Narrated `Aisha: After offering the Sunna of the Fajr prayer, the Prophet used to talk to me, if I happen to be awake; otherwise he would lie down till the Iqama call was proclaimed (for the Fajr prayer). ..

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Hadith No. 1162

Narrated `Aisha: After offering the two rak`at (Sunna) the Prophet (p.b.u.h) used to talk to me, if I happen to be awake; otherwise he would lie down. ..

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Hadith No. 1163

Narrated `Aisha: The Prophet was never more regular and particular in offering any Nawafil than the two rak`at (Sunna) of the Fajr prayer. ..

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Hadith No. 1164

Narrated `Aisha: Allah's Apostle used to offer thirteen rak`at in the night prayer and on hearing the Adhan for the morning prayer, he used to offer two light rak`at. ..

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Hadith No. 1165

Narrated `Aisha: The Prophet (p.b.u.h) used to make the two rak`at before the Fajr prayer so light that I would wonder whether he recited Al-Fatiha (or not). ..

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Hadith No. 1166

Narrated Jabir bin `Abdullah: The Prophet (p.b.u.h) used to teach us the way of doing Istikhara (Istikhara means to ask Allah to guide one to the right sort of action concerning any job or a deed), in all matters as he taught us the Suras of the..

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Hadith No. 1167

Narrated Abu Qatada bin Rabi Al-Ansari;: The Prophet said, If anyone of you enters a Mosque, he should not sit until he has offered a tworak` at prayer. ..

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Hadith No. 1168

Narrated Anas bin Malik: Allah's Apostle led us and offered a two rak`at prayer and then went away. ..

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Hadith No. 1169

Narrated `Abdullah bin `Umar Abu: I offered with Allah's Apostle a two rak`at prayer before the Zuhr prayer and two rak`at after the Zuhr prayer, two rak`at after Jumua, Maghrib and `Isha' prayers. ..

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Hadith No. 1170

Narrated Jabir bin `Abdullah: While delivering a sermon, Allah's Apostle said, If anyone of you comes while the Imam is delivering the sermon or has come out for it, he should offer a two rak`at prayer. ..

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Hadith No. 1171

Narrated Mujahid: Somebody came to the house of Ibn `Umar and told him that Allah's Apostles had entered the Ka`ba. Ibn `Umar said, I went in front of the Ka`ba and found that Allah's Apostle had come out of the Ka`ba and I saw Bilal standing by..

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Hadith No. 1172

Narrated Ibn `Umar: I offered with the Prophet two rak`at before the Zuhr and two rak`at after the Zuhr prayer; two rak`at after Maghrib, `Isha' and the Jumua prayers. Those of the Maghrib and `Isha' were offered in his house. ..

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Hadith No. 1173

My sister Hafsa told me that the Prophet used to offer two light rak`at after dawn and it was the time when I never went to the Prophet. ..

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Hadith No. 1174

Narrated `Amr: I heard Abu Ash-sha'tha' Jabir saying, I heard Ibn `Abbas saying, 'I offered with Allah's Apostle eight rak`at (of Zuhr and `Asr prayers) together and seven rak`at (the Maghrib and the `Isha' prayers) together.' I said, O Abu..

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Hadith No. 1175

Narrated Muwarriq: I asked Ibn `Umar Do you offer the Duha prayer? He replied in the negative. I further asked, Did `Umar use to pray it? He (Ibn `Umar) replied in the negative. I again asked, Did Abu Bakr use to pray it? He replied in..

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Hadith No. 1176

Narrated `Abdur Rahman bin Abi Laila: Only Um Hani narrated to me that she had seen the Prophet offering the Duha prayer. She said, On the day of the conquest of Mecca, the Prophet entered my house, took a bath and offered eight rak`at (of Duha..

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Hadith No. 1177

Narrated `Aisha: I never saw the Prophet offering the Duha prayer but I always offer it. ..

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Hadith No. 1178

Narrated Abu Huraira: My friend (the Prophet) advised me to do three things and I shall not leave them till I die, these are: To fast three days every month, to offer the Duha prayer, and to offer witr before sleeping. ..

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Hadith No. 1179

Narrated Anas bin Sirin: I heard Anas bin Malik al-Ansari saying, An Ansari man, who was very fat, said to the Prophet, 'I am unable to present myself for the prayer with you.' He prepared a meal for the Prophet and invited him to his house. He..

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Hadith No. 1180

Narrated Ibn 'Umar: I remember ten Rakat of Nawafil from the Prophet, two Rakat before the Zuhr prayer and two after it; two Rakat after Maghrib prayer in his house, and two Rakat after 'Isha' prayer in his house, and two Rakat before the Fajr..

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Hadith No. 1181

Hafsa told me that the Prophet used to offer two Rakat after the call maker had made the Adhan and the day had dawned. ..

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Hadith No. 1182

Narrated Aisha: The Prophet never missed four rak`at before the Zuhr prayer and two rak`at before the Fajr prayer. ..

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Hadith No. 1183

Narrated `Abdullah Al-Muzni: The Prophet said, Pray before the Maghrib (compulsory) prayer. He (said it thrice) and in the third time, he said, Whoever wants to offer it can do so. He said so because he did not like the people to take it as..

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Hadith No. 1184

Narrated Marthad bin `Abdullah Al-Yazani: I went to `Uqba bin 'Amir Al-Juhani and said, Is it not surprising that Abi Tamim offers two rak`at before the Maghrib prayer? `Uqba said, We used to do so in the lifetime of Allah's Apostle. I..

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Hadith No. 1185

Narrated Mahmud bin Ar-rabi' Al-Ansari: that he remembered Allah's Apostle and he also remembered a mouthful of water which he had thrown on his face, after taking it from a well that was in their house. ..

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Hadith No. 1186

Mahmud said that he had heard `Itban bin Malik, who was present with Allah's Apostle in the battle of Badr saying, I used to lead my people at Bani Salim in the prayer and there was a valley between me and those people. Whenever it rained it used..

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Hadith No. 1187

Narrated Ibn `Umar: Allah's Apostle said, Offer some of your prayers in your houses and do not make them graves. ..

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