Believers are elegant
RESOURCE: THE GREAT HADITH COLLECTION, Jam’ul-fawaid, Min Jami’il-usul and Majma’iz-zawaid, Imam Muhammad Bin Muhammad bin Sulayman, Er-RUDANi , Iz Publishing, 2nd Edition, Istanbul 2009, page 257-261-262-265-271-272-273)
OUR PROPHET (SAAS) USED TO GROOM HIS BEARD FROM SIDES AND FROM ITS LENGTH
5876-It has been related from Ibn Amr b. El-As (ra):
“The Prophet (saas) used to grom his beard both from sides and from its length. "
OUR PROPHET (SAAS) USED TO WEAR GOLDEN EMBROIDERED CAFTAN
5756- “ ‘My child! Call our Prophet (saas) to me! I found this strange and I said; ' Shall I call Allah’s messenger for you?’”
When he said "My son! He is not a tyrant," I called him. He appeared wearing a golden embroidered caftan and said; "O Mahreme, I have saved this one for you.. "
HAZRAT OMAR (RA) TOOK PLEASURE FROM LOOKING AT THOSE WHO WORE WHITE
5761-Narrated from Maliq (ra): According to what he has been told; “Hazrat Omar said, ‘I like looking at someone who wears white.”
OUR PROPHET (SAAS) LIKED WHITE SHIRT AND NEW CLOTHES
5762-Ibn Omar (ra): “Our Prophet (saas) saw a white shirt on Omar and asked: “Is this shirt washed or is it new?”
“No it is washed” he said. He said, ‘Wear something new, live as a praised person and die as a matryr.”
OUR PROPHET (SAAS) WARNED THOSE WHO WORE RAGGED CLOTHES ALTOUGH THEY HAD THE MEANS
5782- Narrated from Abul Ahwas and he narrated from his father: “I went to the prophet (saas) with some shabby clothes on me.” He said, “Do you have any possessions?” “Yes.” “What kind of possessions?’”, “All sorts of possessions such as camels, cows and sheep.” “If Allah has granted possessions to you, then Allah’s work and bountifulnes must be revealed on you.”
5785- Narrated from Jabir (ra): We went to the war of Anmar together with our Prophet (saas)...O Messenger of Allah, we have a friend from Madina. We also prepared him, he follows us and protects us. Then the man came with two pieces of torn clothes on him. When our Prophet (saas) saw him he asked him:
“Don’t you have any any clothes other than these torn ones?”
“He has two other pieces of clothe in his bag which I gave him to wear.”’
“Call him and make him wear them.”
I called him and he put on the clothes I gave him. While he was going away, our Prophet (saas) said. “Why does he wear those old clothes while there are the new ones? Isn’t this more auspicious for him?”
The man heard it and, “Oh Allah’s Messenger! Should I wear new clothes even while struggling in the way of Allah?”
He said, “Yes, even while making struggling in the way of Allah.”
OUR PROPHET (SAAS) TOLD TO TAKE GOOD CARE OF LONG HAIR
5851- Narrated from Abu Qatada (ra): He said to our Prophet (saas):
“I have rich long hair extending to my shoulders, can I comb my hair?”
“Yes, take good care of them.”
Because our Prophet (saas) said, “Yes, take good care of it," Abu Qatada (ra) mostly oiled his hair twice a day.
OUR PROPHET (SAAS) LIKED YELLOW HAIR MOST
5882-Narrated from ibn Abbas (ra):
A man who dyed his hair with qina passed by our Prophet (saas).
Our Prophet (saas) said, “This has been so good.”
Then another man who dyed his hair to qina and linen passed by.
He said, “This has been better than his.”
Then another man who dyed his hair to yellow passed by and he said, “This has been the best of all.”