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A Hadith explaining the rights of a Husband over his wife

Question

What is the authenticity of this narration?

Ibn Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhu) says that a woman from the tribe of Khath’am came to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and said, “O Rasulullah! Inform me of the right of the husband on the wife? I am a single woman. If I am able to (fulfill the rights of my husband then I will get married); otherwise I will remain single.”

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “The right of the husband on the wife is that when he calls her [to satisfy his needs], she should respond to him even if she is mounted on the back of a camel. From the rights of the husband on the wife is that she should not keep voluntary fasts without his permission. If she does so [keeps voluntary fasts without his permission], she will be hungry and thirsty; however, her fasting will not be accepted. She should not leave the house except with his permission. If she does do so, the Angels in the sky, the Angels of mercy and the Angels of punishment will curse her until she returns.”

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‘Amir ibn Fuhayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

Question

Is the following narration authentic?

‘Urwah ibn Zubayr (rahimahullah) narrated: “When ‘Amir ibn Fuhayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) was martyred, ‘Amir ibn Tufayl saw his body being lifted into the air. We considered that these were the Angels lifting him.” Read More »

A Hadith on comparing Hadith with Quran

Question

What is the status of the following Hadith?

اعرضوا حديثي على كتاب الله فإن وافقه فهو مني وأنا قلته‏

Translation

Compare my Hadith to the Book of Allah. If [my Hadith] concurs with the Quran then that Hadith is from me and I have said it

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A narration regarding the Masnun Surahs of the Friday Fajr Salah

Question

What is the status of this narration in Tabarani which has the additional words ‘يديم ذلك’?

‘كان يقرأ في صلاة الصبح يوم الجمعة الم تنزيل السجدة، وهل أتى على الإنسان يديم ذلك

Translation

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would habitually recite Surah Sajdah and Surah Dahr in the Friday Fajr Salah.

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A du’a for protecting one’s family and possessions

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What is the authenticity of the following narration?

A person came to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and said, ‘O Rasulullah, I fear over my life, my children, my family and my wealth.’ Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, ‘Every morning and evening recite the following du’a:

بسم الله على ديني ونفسي وولدي وأهلي ومالي

(Bismillahi ‘ala dini wa nafsi wa waladi wa ahli wa mali)

 

After some time Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) inquired regarding his fears. He said that his fears had all vanished.

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Du’a at sunrise

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Please provide the reference for the following du’a

اَلْحَمْدُ لِلّهِ الَّذِى اَقَالَنَا يَوْمَنَا هَذَا وَلَمْ يُهْلِكْنَا بِذُنُوْبِنَا

Allahumdulillahi ladhi aqalana yamana hadha wa lam yuhlikna bidhunubina Read More »

A sinful nation and a merciful Rabb

Question

What is the authenticity of the following narration?

Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

“I entered Jannah, and I saw three lines inscribed in gold on one of the door panels of Jannah. The first line read ‘La ilaha illallahu Muhammadur Rasulullah’. The second line read ‘Whatever we have sent forth, we have found, what we have consumed we have profited from and we have lost what we left behind’. The third line read, ‘A sinful nation and a merciful Rabb”

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The lineage of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam)

Question

Is this lineage of Nabi (sallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) authentic?

1.     Sayyiduna Muhammad

2.    ibn ‘Abdullah,

3.    ibn ‘Abdul Muttalib (also known as Shaybah),

4.    ibn Hashim, (also known as ‘Amr),

5.    ibn ‘Abd Munâf (also known as Al Mugheera),

6.    ibn Qusayy (also known as Zayd),

7.    ibn Kilab,

8.    ibn Murrah,

9.    ibn Ka’b,

10.  ibn Lu’ayy,

11.  ibn Ghalib,

12.  ibn Fahr (who was called Quraysh, and whose tribe was named after him),

13.  ibn Malik,

14.  ibn An-Nadr (also known as Qays),

15.  ibn Kinanah,

16.  ibn Khuzaymah,

17.  ibn Mudrikah (who was also called ‘Amir),

18.  ibn Elias,

19.  ibn Mudar,

20. ibn Nizar,

21.  ibn Ma’ad,

22. ibn Adnan,

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The signs of Laylatul Qadr

Question

What is the authenticity of this Hadith?

Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) reported that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

“The Night of Decree is a calm night, neither hot nor cold and the sun arises on it [the next morning] red and feeble.” (Ibn Khuzaymah)

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