Bismillah Walhamdulillah Was Salaatu Was Salaam 'ala Rasulillah As-Salaam Alaikum Wa-Rahmatullahi Wa-Barakatuhu Good Manners - 19th Dhul Qa'dah 1432 (17th October 2011) Narrated Ibn 'Umar (Radi-Allahu 'anhu): that he found 'Umar bin Al-Khattab in a group of people and he was swearing by his father. So Allah's Apostle (Sallallahu 'Alaihi Wa Sallam) called them, saying, "Verily! Allah forbids you to swear by your fathers. If one has to take an oath, he should swear by Allah or otherwise keep quiet." Bukhari Vol. 8 : No. 129 -- Your Islamic Website here. Contact for details. -- Ma'asalaam Tell your friends about dailyhadith.co.uk - currently 18,000+ subscribers worldwide. Visit the community forum at http://www.dailyhadith.co.uk/forum to discuss Hadith and Islamic topics. Visit http://audio.dailyhadith.co.uk for MP3 lectures to listen and/or download. You will need the latest version of Adobe Flash Player.