First Chapter: Forty Hadith about the virtues of Martyrdom

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This is the translation of the first chapter of a book of Sheikh Abu Yahya al Libi rahimahullah entitled “The forty Hadith about the virtues of Martyrdom”

The necessity of sincerity in all of one’s actions

The first Hadith:

عن أمير المؤمنين عمر بن الخطاب رضي الله عنه قال: سمعت رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم يقول: ((إنما الأعمال بالنيات وإنما لكل امرئ ما نوى فمن كانت هجرته إلى الله ورسوله فهجرته إلى الله ورسوله ومن كانت هجرته لدنيا يصيبها أو امرأة ينكحها فهجرته إلى ما هاجر إليه)) رواه البخاري ومسلم

Meaning: On the authority of Amir al-Mu’minin Umar bin al-Khattab radiallahu anh who said: I heard the Prophet sallallahu alayhi wasallam saying: “Verily actions are but by intentions. Every person will get only what he intended. Hence whoever’s Hijra (migration) was for the sake of Allah and His Messenger, then his Hijra will be considered for the sake…

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