Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Fun Islamic Facts 7: Satan Farts When He Hears the Call to Prayer

More timeless wisdom from the prophet of Islam:
Sunan an-Nasai 671—It was narrated from Abu Hurairah that the Prophet said: “When the call for the prayer is given, the Shaitan takes to his heels, passing wind loudly so that he will not hear the call to prayer. When the call to prayer is finished, he comes back.


Naram-Sin said...

So, that's the real cause of global warming.

Nick said...

There are several instances of this farting Satan in the Hadith. It also says this: “A person was mentioned before the Prophet and he was told that he had kept on sleeping till morning and had not got up for the prayer. The Prophet said, “Satan urinated in his ears.” (Vol. 2, No. 245)
After the disturbing and eye-opening experience of reading the Sahih Bukhari Hadith, I compiled this topical index: