Narrated from Abu Hurairah (RA) that Allah’s Apostle ﷺsaid: "By the One in Whose Hand is my soul! You will not enter Paradise till you believe, and you will not believe till you love each other. Shall I not guide you about a matter which if you do it, you will love each other? Spread the Salam among each other."
Sayings of the Messenger احادیثِ رسول اللہ ﷺ
Book: Chapters on Seeking Permission and Manners (40) أبواب الاستئذان والآداب
Chapter No: 1
Chapter No: 2
Narrated from Imran bin Husain (RA) that a man came to the Prophetﷺand said: 'As-Salamu 'Alaykum (Peace be upon you).'" [He said:] "So the Prophetﷺsaid: 'Ten'(good deeds) Then another came and he said: 'As-Salamu 'AlaykumWaRahmatullah (Peace be upon you, and the mercy of Allah).' So the Prophetﷺsaid: 'Twenty.' Then another came and said: 'As-Salamu 'AlaykumWaRahmatullahiWaBarakatuh (Peace be upon you, and the mercy of Allah, and His Blessings).' So the Prophetﷺsaid: 'Thirty.'"
Chapter No: 3
Abu Saeed (RA) said:"Abu Musa (RA) sought permission to enter upon Umar (RA). He said: 'As-Salamu 'Alaykum (Peace be upon you). May I enter?' 'Umar (RA) said: 'Once.' Then he kept silent for some time. Then he said: 'As-Salamu 'Alaykum (Peace be upon you). May I enter?' 'Umar (RA) said: Twice.' Then he kept silent for some time. Then he said: 'As-salamu 'Alaykum (Peace be upon you). May I enter?' 'Umar (RA) said: 'Thrice.' Then he (Abu Musa) left. 'Umar (RA) asked the gate-keeper: 'What did he do?' He replied: 'He went away." He said: 'Bring him to me.' So, when he came, 'Umar (RA) asked him: 'What did you do this?' He said: 'The Sunnah.' He said: 'The Sunnah? By Allah! Bring me an evidence and witness to clarify this, or I will do this or that to you (punish you).'" He said "So he came to us while we were a group of Ansar. He said: 'O People of the Ansar! Are you not the most knowledgeable people about the Ahadith of the Apostle of Allahﷺ? Did Allah’s Apostle ﷺ not say: "Permission is to be sought three times. If you are permitted then enter, or otherwise leave?" The people started joking. Abu Saeed said: "Then I raised my head toward him and said: "I am your partner in whatever punishment you will receive because of this matter." So, he came to Umar (RA) and told him about it, and 'Umar said: "I did not know about this."
Narrated from Ibn Abbas (RA) that Umar bin Al-Khattab (RA) said: "I sought permission (to enter) from Allah’s Apostle ﷺthrice, then he gave me permission."
Chapter No: 4
Abu Hurairah (RA) said:"A man entered the Masjid while Allah’s Apostle ﷺwas sitting at the rear of the Masjid. So, he offered Salah then came to him and offered Salam, so the Prophetﷺ responded: "WaAlaik (and upon you); go back and pray for indeed you have not prayed.'" And then he reported the complete Hadith.
Chapter No: 5
Narrated from Abu Salamah (RA) that Aishah (RA) narrated to him that Allah’s Apostle ﷺ said to her: "Indeed Jibril (AS) is offering Salam to you." She said: "And upon him be peace and the mercy of Allah and His Blessings."
Chapter No: 6
Abu Umamah (RA) said: “It was asked: 'O Apostle of Allah ﷺ! when two men meet, which of them should initiate the Salam?' He said: 'The nearest of them to Allah
Chapter No: 7
Amr bin Shu'aib narrated from his father, from his grandfather, that Allah’s Apostle ﷺsaid: "He is not one of us who resembles other than us. Do not resemble the Jews or the Christians. For indeed greeting of the Jews is gesturing the finger, and the greeting of the Christians is gesture with the hand."
Chapter No: 8
Sayyar said:"I was walking with Thabit Al-Bunani. He passed by some boys, so he said Salam to them. Then Thabit said: 'I was with Anas (RA) when he passed by some boys and gave the Salam to them, and Anas said: I was with the Prophetﷺwhen he passed by some boys and he gave the Salam to them.'"
Chapter No: 9
Narrated from Asma bint Yazid (RA) that Allah’s Apostle ﷺpassed through the Masjid one day, and a group of women were sitting, so he gestured Salam with his hand - 'Abdul-Hamid (one of the narrators) gestured with his hand.
Chapter No: 10
Anas (RA) said:"Allah’s Apostle ﷺsaid to me: 'O my little son! When you enter upon your family then give the Salam, it will be a blessing for you and upon the people of your house."