Jāmi` al-Tirmidhi (Arabic: جامع الترمذي), popularly and mistakenly Sunan al-Tirmidhi (Arabic: سُـنَن الترمذي), is one of the Sunni Six major Hadith collections. It was collected by Abu 'Eesa Muhammad ibn 'Eesa al-Tirmidhi. Al-Kattani said: "The Jaami' of al-Tirmithi is also named The Sunan, contrary to those thinking them to be two separate books, and [it is also named] Al-Jaami' al-Kabeer.
Sayyidina Safwan ibn AssaI (RA) said, “Allah's Messenger (SAW) used to command us
that while we were traveling, we should not remove our socks for three days and three
nights unless we were sexually defiled, but not (to remove them) if we had to answer
Shahr ibn Hawshab said that when he saw Sayyidina Jarir ibn Abdullah (RA) perform
ablution and wipe over his socks, he asked him about it and he said that he had seen the
Prophet (SAW) do it. Shahr asked him, "Was it before al‐Ma'idah was revealed, or after?"
He said, “I embraced Islam after the revelation of al‐Ma'idah.”.
Sayyidina Hammam ibn Harith (RA) reported that when Sayyidina Jabir bin
Abdullah (RA) performed ablution after he had passed urine, he merely wipe over his
socks (instead of washing his feet). He was asked why he did so, he said, "What prevents
me from it when I observed Allah's Messenger (SAW) do that?" The narrator said,” We
regard this hadith highly because he embraced Islam after the revelation of surah al‐
[Ahmed19189, Bukhari 387, Nisai 118,774, Ibn e Majah 453, Muslim 272]
Sayyidah Kabshah bint Ka'b ibn Malik (RA) wife of the son of Sayyidina Abu Qatadah (RA)
narrated," Abu Qatadah visited us and I poured out water in a vessel for ablution he may
make. A cat came and began to drink it. He tilted the vessel for it till she drank her fill. He
saw me looking at him and asked if I was surprised. When I said that I was, he said that
Allah’s Messenger (SAW) had said that it was not impure (or unclean) and it is one of
those that go round us.
Sayyidina Abu Huraira (RA) reported that the Prophet (SAW) said, "When a dog laps a
vessel wash it seven times, rubbing it with earth the first or the last time. If a cat puts its
mouth into a vessel wash it once."
[Ahmed9516, 9936, Bukhari 172, Muslim 279, Abu Dawud 71, 72, Nisai 83, Muslim 364]
Sayyidina Abdullah ibn Mas'ud (RA) said that Allah's Messenger (SAW) asked him
"What do you have in your skin vessel?" He said that he had nabidh. The Prophet (SAW)
said "Dates are pure and purify water." Then, he performed ablution with it.
Sayyidina Abn Darda (RA) narrated that the Prophet (SAW) vomitted once and made
ablution thereafter. Later he (Ma'dat ibn Abu TaIhah, a sub‐narrrator) met Sayyidina
Thawban (RA) in a mosque at Damascus and mentioned this event. He said, "He (Abu
Darda) is correct, for, I had poured the water for ablution."
Sayyidina Urwah reported from Sayyidah Aisha (RA) that she said that Prophet (SAW)
kissed one of his wives and without making (fresh) ablution stood up for Salah. Urwah
said that he remarked, "Who could that be but you." She laughed.
[Ahmed25824, Abu Dawud , 179, Nisai 170, Ibn e Majah 502]
Sayyidina Qays ibn Talq ibn Ali Hanafi (RA) reported from his father from the Prophet
(SAW) that he said, "It is but a part of his body." (The narrator is confused whether he
said ‘part’ or ‘no difference in it’.
[Ahmed16295, Ibn e Majah 483, Abu Dawud , 183, Nisai 165]
Sayyidina Hisham ibn Urwah (SAW) narrated that his father reported from Sayyidah
Busrah bint Safwan (RA) that the Prophet (SAW) said, "If anyone touches his penis then
he must not offer salah till he has performed ablution."
[Ahmed27364, Abu Dawud 181, Nisai 163, Ibn e Majah 479]
Sayyidina Bara bin Aazib (RA) said that Allah’s Messenger (SAW) was asked about
making ablution after eating camel flesh. He said, “Make ablution after that”. Then he
was asked about mutton. He said, “It is not necessary after that.”
[Ahmed18725,18563, Abu Dawud 184, Ibn e Majah 494]
Ablution does not break on eating what is cooked on fire,
Sayyidina Jabir (RA) said that he was with Allah's Messenger (SAW) once. He visited an
Ansar woman who slaughtered for him a goat and he ate it. Then she brought a plate of
dates from which he ate. He performed ablution for the salah of Dhuhr and prayed it. He
returned and she again brought the remaining meat. He ate of it. Then he offered the
salah of asr but did not perform ablution.
Sayyidina Abu Huraira (RA) reported that Allah's Messenger (SAW) said, ablution
becomes wajib on eating something cooked on fire, even a piece of qur'ut."
Sayyidina lbn Abbas (RA) asked Sayyidina Abu Huraira (RA), "Shall we make ablution after
consuming oil and using hot water?" So, he said, "Nephew! When you hear a hadith of
the Prophet (RAW) do not cite example for that."
[Ahmed7609, 7679, 9524, Ibn e Majah 485, Muslim 352]
Sayyidina Ibn Abbas (RA) narrated that he observed the Prophet (SAW) sleeping while he
was in prostration. He was snoring or taking long breaths. Then he stood up continued to
offer salah. He said, "0 Messenger of Allah!! You had gone to sleep.He replied "Ablution
is wajib for one who sleeps lying down because his joints are relaxed when he lies down."
Sayyidina Abu Huraira (RA) reported that Allah’s Messenger (SAW) said , “ When one of
you is in the mosque and has doubts that he has broken wind then he must not go out till
he has heard a sound or perceives a smell”
Sayyidina Anas (RA) reported that some people of Uraynah came to Madinah but climate
of Madinah did not suit them. So, the Prophet (SAW) sent them to the shed of the camels
of zakah saying, "Drink their milk and urine." But, they killed the Prophet's (SAW) camel‐
grazer and took the camels away, and apostatised from Islam. When they presented to
the Prophet (SAW) he ordered that their hands and feet on the opposite must be
severed, and hot iron rods must be rubbed in their eyes.They were then consigned to
[Ahmed14063, 1242, Abu Dawud 4367, Nisai 4031, 4032, Nisai 1501, Muslim 1671, Ibn e
Concerning urine of a suckling infant before he eats
Sayyidah Umm Qays bint Mihsan (RA) said that she took her young son who was not yet
weaned to Allah’s messenger (SAW). He passed urine on the Prophet’s garment, so he
called for water and sprinkled it (on his garment).
Sayyidina Ibn Abbas (RA) reported that the Prophet (SAW) passed by two graves. He said,
“Both of them are punished, but not for a great sin. This one, here, was not careful to
avoid drops of urine defiling him. And this other went about slandering people.”
Safwan inb Sulaym reported on the authority of Sa’eed ibn Salamah of the descendants
of ibn al Azraq that Mughirah ibn Abu burdah Abdad Dar informed him that he heard
Sayyidina Abu Hurraira say that a man said to Allah’s messenger (SAW), “ O then we
would go thirsty. May we make ablution with sea water?” He said ,” Its water is pure and
its dead are lawful food”
[Ahmed8743, Abu Dawud 83, Nisai 59, Ibn e Majah 386]