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The reward for a blind person

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Is this Hadith authentic?

Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

“When I test My slave regarding the two things he loves [i.e his eyes] and he remains patient [anticipating the rewards Allah has promised for sabr and enduring difficulties], I repay him for them with Jannah”

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A Tabi’i’s statement regarding sleeping with wudu

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Is this narration authentic?

“Whoever retires to bed in the state of wudu and falls off to sleep while engaging in the dhikr of Allah Ta’ala, his bed will be regarded as a Masjid. He will receive the reward of being in Salah and dhikr until he awakens”

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The chain of Tasawwuf

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I have a question regarding the chains (salasil) of tasawwuf. I have heard that they are cut off between Hasan Basri and Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu’anhu) and not completely intact all the way back to Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam).

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Hadithul Aw’al, A Hadith on the vastness of the galaxy

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I have heard this narration and would like to know if it is authentic?

هل تدرون كم بعد ما بين السماء والأرض؟ قالوا: لا، والله ما ندري، قال: فإن بعد ما بينهما إما واحدة، وإما اثنتان، أو ثلاث وسبعون سنة، والسماء التي فوقها كذلك، حتى عددهن سبع سموات كذلك، ثم قال: فوق السماء السابعة بحر بين أعلاه وأسفله كما بين السماء إلى السماء، وفوق ذلك ثمانية أوعال بين أظلافهن وركبهن مثل ما بين سماء إلى سماء، ثم فوق ظهورهن العرش، بين أسفله وأعلاه مثل ما بين سماء إلى سماء، والله فوق ذلك

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Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)’s advice to Mu’adh ibn Jabal (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

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Could you provide the reference of this narration and can it be quoted?

Sayyiduna Mu’adh ibn Jabal asked Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) for advice. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “Worship Allah as though you can see him, regard yourself to be from the dead [i.e. remember death constantly], remember Allah at every tree and stone. When you perpetrate an evil deed then immediately carry out a good deed, secretly for a sin perpetrated secretly and in the open for an evil deed carried out openly”

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A person will be shown his abode in Jannah or Jahannam daily in the grave

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I received this message and would like to know if the narration is authentic?

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

“When anyone of you dies, he will be shown his abode in the morning and in the evening, if he belongs to the people of Jannah, he will be shown his place in Jannah and if he is from the people of Jahannam, he will be shown his place in Jahannam and it will be said, ‘This is your abode.’ and this will continue until the Day of Qiyamah.” (Ibn Majah)

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