“Haya'” – Self-Respect, Modesty, Bashfulness, Scruple etc.

~ Sahih Al-Bukhari Hadith : Hadith 1.8 ~

Narrated by Abu Huraira (radhi Allahu anhu):
The Prophet -Sallallahu alaihi wa sallam- said,
“Faith (Belief) consists of more than sixty branches (i.e. parts). And Haya (This term “Haya” covers a large number of concepts which are to be taken together; amongst them are self respect, modesty, bashfulness, and scruple, etc.) is a part of faith.”

 

Haya’ Enhances The Charm Of Everything

~ Al-Tirmidhi Hadith : Hadith 1741~

Narrated by Anas ibn Malik (radhi Allahu anhu):
The Prophet -Sallallahu alaihi wa sallam- said:
“Indecency disfigures everything and modesty (Haya’) enhances the charm of everything.”

Transmitted by Tirmidhi.

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