Home | Authentication

Authentication

Some miracles at the birth of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)

Question

Is the following Hadith authentic?

‘Abdullah ibn Ja’far reports from Halimah Sa’diyyah, Nabi’s (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) wet nurse, who said, “…Amina said to me, ‘Something tremendous shall come of this son of mine; never did I bear a load that was lighter or filled with more blessings than him. As I was giving birth to him, I saw a light resembling a comet that shone from me and lit up the necks of the camels from Busra [Bostra] to the Levant, and when I bore him he did not come out as other newborns do, rather, he came out placing his hands on the ground and with his head raised upwards toward the heavens….'”

Read More »

Another unauthentic virtue of keeping the name Muhammad

Question

What is the status of the following Hadith?

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

“When a Muslim spends the night with his wife and makes the intention that if she falls pregnant, he will name the child Muhammad, then Allah Ta’ala will bless them with a male offspring. And Allah Ta’ala blesses the home in which there is someone named Muhammad”

Read More »

Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) choosing poverty

Question

It has been reported from the Messenger of Allah ﷺ that he said:

“My lord presented to me the opportunity that He make the valley of Makkah gold for me. I replied, ‘O my Lord! But I [wish] to be satiated one day and hungry the next…When I am hungry, I humble myself before you and thank you. When I become satiated, I give thanks to you and praise you.’ ” (Tirmidhi 2378)

 

Is this authentic?

Read More »

A Hadith on eating forgetfully when fasting

Question

Is this Hadith reliable?

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

“If anyone forgets that he is fasting and eats or drinks he should complete his fast [for the fast does not break], for it is only Allah Who has fed him and given him drink”

Read More »

The reward for feeding a fasting person

Question

Is this Hadith authentic?

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) stated:

“Whoever feeds a person who is breaking their fast, he gets the same reward as him without any subtraction from the reward of the fasting person.”

Read More »

The harms of eating to one’s fill

Question

Is there a saying of Sayyidatuna ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) which is as follows:

‘The first bid’ah of this ummah is to eat a full (stomach)’

What is the authenticity, reference and commentary for this Hadith?
Read More »

The Believers will seek justice on the bridge [sirat]

Question

Is this Hadith authentic?

Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

“When the believers are saved from the Fire, they will be made to stop at a bridge between Jannah and Jahannam where they will seek retaliation from one another for the injustices which arose between them in this world. When they are purified and purged,  they will be given permission to enter Jannah…”

Read More »