Dear brothers and sisters, as we know that
some of us have non-muslim friends, neighbours or in some of case relatives also.
we have frequent interaction with them,some times situation required that we should help them financially or non-Financially ,but one thing come in mind that they are non-muslim
So let us find what islam says about,
How a Muslim should behave with his non muslim friends, neighbours or relatives (if any) ?
Asma’ daughter of Abu Bakr reported:
I said (asked): Messenger of Allah, my mother, who is inclined or scared has come to me. Should I (even An her position of being opposed to Islam) treat her (my mother) well?
He (Prophet Muhammadﷺ) said: Yes.
Sahih Muslim 1003 a
In-book : Book 12, Hadith 61
Asma’ bint Abu Bakr reported:
My mother who was a polytheist (idols worshiper) came to me when he (the Holy Prophet Muhammad ﷺ ) entered into treaty with, the Quraish (of Mecca). I inquired from the Messenger of Allah (Muhammad ﷺ) saying: Messenger of Allah (pbuh), there has come to me my mother and she is inclined; should I (in this state of her mind) show her kindness?
He (Prophet Muhammadﷺ) said: Yes, treat her kindly.
Sahih Muslim 1003 b
In-book : Book 12, Hadith 62
Mujahid said, “I was with ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Amr (ra) while his slave was skinning a sheep.
He said, ‘Boy! When you finish, (first) start with the Jewish neighbour.’ A man there exclaimed, ‘Jewish? May Allah (swt) correct you!’
He (Abdullah ibn ‘Amr ) replied, ‘I heard the Messenger of Allah, (saws ), recommend that we treat our neighbours well until we feared (or we thought) that he would order us to make them our heirs.'”
Al adab ul mufrad Hadith number 128
From the above hadith of Prophet Muhammadﷺ it is clearly understood that we should behave with our non muslim friends neighbours or relatives, kindly, gently, and in a pleasing manner
We can give them our food , gifts our 🎁 presents etc
We can co-operate them every thing whatever good and lawful ( which should go against law of our creator )