16 Ahadith on Building Good Character for Kids to Memorize [Free Printable]
This is a compilation of 16 ahadith on building good character for kids to memorize. There are actually a lot more ahadith that I would add to the list but these are my favorite ones.
They are short, making them easy to memorize and also, I think even the younger kids will understand them insya’Allah.
10 Points to raising a child with good character
I have also included a printable “16 Ahadith for Kids on Building Good Character” that you can download from my free resource library. It contains all the hadith listed below along with cute illustrations.
Help your kids memorize these ahadith to build on their good character
Download this FREE ebook from our free resource library.
What’s inside? Short Ahadith with illustrations which are easy to understand and memorize!
1. Be Sincere
إنَّمَا الْأَعْمَالُ بِالنِّيَّاتِ
Actions are (judged) by intentions.
2. Be nice
وَخَالِقِ النَّاسَ بِخُلُقٍ حَسَنٍ
Behave well towards the people.
3. Leave off things with no benefit
مِنْ حُسْنِ إسْلَامِ الْمَرْءِ تَرْكُهُ مَا لَا يَعْنِيهِ
Part of the perfection of one’s Islam is his leaving that which does not concern him.
4. Follow a bad deed with a good deed
وَأَتْبِعْ السَّيِّئَةَ الْحَسَنَةَ تَمْحُهَا
Follow up a bad deed with a good deed which will wipe it out.
5. Speak good
مَنْ كَانَ يُؤْمِنُ بِاللَّهِ وَالْيَوْمِ الآخِرِ فَلْيَقُلْ خَيْرًا أَوْ لِيَصْمُتْ
He who believes in Allah and the Last Day should either speak good or keep silent.
6. Say good words
َالْكَلِمَةُ الطَّيِّبَةُ صَدَقَةٌ
It is also charity to utter a good word.
7. Speak the truth
إِنَّ الصِّدْقَ يَهْدِي إِلَى الْبِرِّ وَإِنَّ الْبِرَّ يَهْدِي إِلَى الْجَنَّةِ
Truthfulness leads to righteousness, and righteousness leads to Paradise.
8. Getting rid of harm
وَتُمِيطُ الْأَذَى عَنِ الطَّرِيقِ صَدَقَةٌ
Removing a harmful object from the road is a charity.
9. Do not be angry
Do not become angry.
10. The strong one
لَيْسَ الشَّدِيدُ بِالصُّرَعَةِ، إِنَّمَا الشَّدِيدُ الَّذِي يَمْلِكُ نَفْسَهُ عِنْدَ الْغَضَبِ
The strong is not the one who overcomes the people by his strength, but the strong is the one who controls himself while in anger.
11. Do not harm others
لَا ضَرَرَ وَلَا ضِرَارَ
Do not cause harm and return harm.
12. Do not backbite
لَا يَدْخُلُ اَلْجَنَّةَ قَتَّاتٌ
The backbiter will not enter Paradise.
13. Help those in hardship
منْ يَسَّرَ عَلَى مُعْسِرٍ يَسَّرَ اللهُ عَلَيْهِ فِي الدُّنْيَا وَالْآخِرَةِ
Whoever helps ease one in difficulty, Allah will make it easy for him in this world and in the Hereafter.
14. Cover the faults of others
وَمَنْ سَتَرَ مُسْلِمًا سَتَرَهُ اللهُ فِي الدُّنْيَا وَالْآخِرَةِ
Whoever covers the faults of a Muslim, Allah will cover his faults in this world and in the Hereafter.
15. Help others
واللهُ فِي عَوْنِ الْعَبْدِ مَا كَانَ الْعَبْدُ فِي عَوْنِ أَخِيْهِ
Allah helps the servant as long as he helps his brother.
16. Do not be arrogant
لَا يَدْخُلُ الْجَنَّةَ مَنْ كَانَ فِي قَلْبِهِ مِثْقَالُ ذَرَّةٍ مِنْ كِبْرٍ
He who has in his heart an ant’s weight of arrogance will not enter Jannah.
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Assalamualaikum, sister correct the reference in 6th Hadith, it should be this:- https://sunnah.com/riyadussalihin:693
Jazakallahu khayr for the correction
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Assalamualaikum Wa Rahmatullahi Wa Barkatuhu sister. Jazak Allahu khair for this beautiful hadiths. It has been so helpful to make my 5 year old daughter understand. May Allah bless you abundantly. Ameen
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