44) Cursing Others

Beliefs & Practices, Major Sins

The Prophet (pbuh) said,

“Insulting a Muslim is an act of immorality and fighting him is an act of disbelief.” (Bukhari)

He (pbuh) also said,

“Cursing a believer is like killing him.” (Bukhari)

Muslim narrated in his Sahih the following hadith that states,

“Those who indulge in cursing others will not be intercessors or witnesses on the Day of Judgment.”

Another hadith states,

“It is not the character of a believer to indulge in slandering, cursing, or immoral talk.” (Tirmdhi)

The Messenger of Allah (pbuh) said,

April 9, 2009