His noble habits about combing and oiling the hair


Features of the Mode of life of the Holy Prophet, Hadith & Seerah, The Ways of the Prophet (SAWS) / Friday, October 9th, 2009

While going to sleep the Holy Prophet (Sallallahu Alaihi Wa Sallam) would brush his teeth with miswak, perform wudu and comb the hair of his head and beard. Whether he was at home or on a journey, the Holy Prophet (Sallallahu Alaihi Wa Sallam) always kept seven things at the head of the bed, an oil container, comb, collyrium container, a pair of scissors, a miswak, a looking glass and small wooden spit to serve as a scratcher. [Zadul Ma’ad]

First of all he applied oil to his beard and head and there after combed them. lbn Jurayj has reported that the Holy Prophet (Sallallahu Alaihi Wa Sallam) used to travel with a comb, mirror, oil, miswak, and collyrium. [lbn Sa’d]

Anas lbn Malik (Radi Allaahu Ta’ala Anhu) narrated that the Holy Prophet (Sallallahu Alaihi Wa Sallam) used to apply oil to his head frequently and washed his beard with water.

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