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A salutation [durud] which yields the reward of ten thousand salutations

Question

What is the authenticity of the following Hadith?

اللهم صل على سيدنا محمد ما اختلف الملوان وتعاقب العصران وكر الجديدان واستقبل الفرقدان وبلغ روحه وارواح اهل بيته منا التحية والسلام

Whoever recites this durud thrice, will receive the reward of reciting salutations 30 000 times.

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Hadiths on the polish for the heart

Question

Could you provide the exact translation and reference for the hadith in which Rasulullah (Sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) explained that hearts rust like iron rusts. When asked: “How can they be polished?” He (Sallallaahu ‘alayhi wasallam) replied, “Reciting Allah’s book and remembering Him much.”

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A beautiful tasbih for after Jumu’ah Salah

Question

What is the status of the following Hadith narrated by Ibnus Sunni in book; Amalul yawm wallaylah:

“whoever recites the following 100 times after Jumu’ah Salah on Friday;

subhanallahil azeemi wa bi hamdihi

Rasulullah (sallalhu ‘alayhi wasallam) has said the reciter’s 100,000 sins will be forgiven and in addition 24,000 of his/her parents’ sins will also be forgiven.

سبحان الله العظیم و بحمدہ

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To use the right hand when counting Zhikr

Question

I recently read an email which stated that our Prophet Muhammad (sallallahu’alaihi wasallam) prohibited the Sahabah (radiyallahu’anhum) from using their left hands to count when doing dhikr. Unfortunately I cannot find this email, and was hoping that you could find something in this regard and forward it to me. Jazakallah

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Hadith: Tasbeeh Fathimi

Question

Can you please tell in which Hadith book it is stated the Hadith of the incident when Nabi (sallalahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) told Sayyidah Fatima (radiyallahu ‘anha) to read the tasbih-e-fatima every night before bed when she wanted a servant to help her.

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