Emulating the Actions of the Prophet

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  Shaykh Muḥammad ibn Ṣāliḥ al-ʿUthaymīn (d. AH 1421)

Narrated Ibn ʿUmar (radī Allāhu ʿʿʿanhu), “The Prophet (ṣallallāhu ʿalayhi wa-sallam) wore a gold ring and then the people followed him and wore gold rings too. Then the Prophet said, ‘I had this golden ring made for myself.’ He then threw it away and said, ‘I shall never put it on.’ Thereupon the people also threw their rings away.”


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  Narrated Ibn ʿUmar (raḍī Allāhu ʿʿʿanhu), “The Prophet (ṣallallāhu ʿalayhi wa-sallam) wore a gold ring and then the people followed him and wore gold rings too. Then the Prophet said, ‘I had this golden ring made for myself.’ He then threw it away and said, ‘I shall never put it on.’ Thereupon the people also threw their rings away.”

Shaykh Muḥammad ibn Ṣāliḥ al-ʿUthaymīn (may Allāh have mercy upon him) says in his explanation of the aforementioned ḥadīth (to the right) “This means, ‘following him in his actions.’ The scholars of uṣūl al-fiqh have divided the actions of the Messenger (ṣallallāhu ʿalayhi wa-sallam) into different categories:

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