‘Umar Ibn Al-Khattab relates that he heard the Messenger of Allah, sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, say, “Verily activities are by goals, and for each individual is the thing that he proposed. So the one whose hijrah was to Allah and His Messenger, at that point his hijrah was to Allah and His Messenger. What’s more, the one whose hijrah was for the world to pick up from it, or a lady to wed her, at that point his hijrah was to what he made hijrah for.” [Agreed upon]
This hadith is uniquely described by Yahya ibn Sa’id al-Ansari from Muhammad ibn Ibrahim at-Taymi from Alqama ibn Abi Waqqas from ‘Umar Ibn Al-Khattab and this hadith has no other real course as expressed by Ali ibn Al-Madini and others.
Al-Khattabi stated, “I don’t know about a distinction concerning this among the Ahlul-Hadith.” This regardless of the way that it has been accounted for from the hadith of Abu Sa’id and others – and it is said that it is accounted for through numerous courses – yet none of them are bona fide as per the hadith experts.
At that point from Al-Ansari a colossal gathering of individuals report this hadith. It is said that the number is in excess of two hundred, https://aryqtv.tv/ and it is likewise said that the number is in excess of seven hundred. From the most striking of these are Imam Malik, Ath-Thawri, Al-Awza’i, Ibn Al-Mubarak, Layth ibn Sa’ad, Hammad ibn Zayd, Shu’bah, Ibn Uyaynah and others. The researchers have consented to its legitimacy and have consistently acknowledged it.
It is Desired that Begin Every Book with this Hadith
Furthermore, Imam Al-Bukhari initiates his Sahih with this hadith and gives it the place of an opening address from him along these lines showing that each activity that is done not craving the Face of Allah is invalid bearing no natural products in this world and in the Hereafter.
This is the reason Abdur-Rahman al-Mahdi stated, “If I somehow managed to compose a book made out of parts, I would put in each section the hadith of ‘Umar Ibn Al-Khattab to do with ‘activities are by expectations’.”
Furthermore, from him that he stated, “Whosoever wants to writer a book at that point let him begin with the hadith to do with ‘activities are by expectations’.”
This hadith is one of the hadith around which the entire religion rotates, and it is connected from Imam fiery remains Shafi’i that he stated, “This hadith constitutes 33% of all information.”