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A narration regarding ‘Isa (‘alayhis salam)

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What is the authenticity of the following Hadith?

“‘Isa ibn Maryam (‘alayhis salam) will descend to the earth, get married and have children. He will live for 45 years and will then pass away. He will be buried with me in my grave. ‘Isa (‘alayhis salam) and I will stand up from one grave on the Day of Qiyamah between Abu Bakr and ‘Umar”

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Evil glances

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Is this authentic?

وعن الحسن مرسلا قال: بلغني أن رسول الله – صلى الله عليه وسلم – قال: لعن الله الناظر والمنظور إليه

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: Allah cursed the one who looks and the one who is looked at.

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A fabricated Hadith on the punishment for backbiting

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What is the authenticity of the following Hadith?

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

“I know of some inhabitants of Jahannam, fire will enter through their ears and exit through their mouth, and enter through their mouth and exit through the ears. A thunderous roar will resonate from their bellies, like the sound of a flood. They are those who would backbite, pursue and search for the faults of others”

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The virtue of having good hopes and thoughts regarding Allah Ta’ala

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What is the authenticity and reference of the following Hadith?

يؤمر بإخراج رجلين من النار فإذا خرجا ووقفا قال الله لهما: كيف وجدتما مقيلكما وسوء مصيركما؟ فيقولان: شر مقيل وأسوأ مصير صار إليه العباد فيقول لهما: بما قدمت أيديكما وما أنا بظلام للعبيد قال: فيأمر بصرفهما إلى النار فأما أحدهما فيعدو في أغلاله وسلاسله حتى يقتحمها، وأما الآخر فيتلكا فيأمر بردهما فيقول للذي عدا في أغلاله وسلاسله ما حملك على ما صنعت وقد خبرتها؟ فيقول: إني قد خبرت من وبال المعصية ما لم أكن أتعرض لسخطك ثانية قال: ويقول للذي تلكأ ما حملك على ما صنعت؟ فيقول: حسن ظني بك حين أخرجتني منها ألا تردني إليها فيرحمهما ويأمر بهما إلى الجنة

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Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) not asking for help

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You have answered a question here regarding Thawban (radiyallahu ‘anhu). When he would drop his whip from his mount, he would dismount and get the whip without asking anyone for assistance.

I have heard a similar narration regarding Sayyiduna Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu).

Can you source and verify this version?

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Two types of knowledge

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What is the authenticity of this narration?

Sayyiduna Jabir (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “There are two types of knowledge. The first type is that knowledge which is in the heart of a person and this is the one that is beneficial knowledge. The second type is that knowledge which is on the tongue then it is this knowledge that will be used as evidence of Allah Ta’ala against a person.”

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A narration regarding the Buraq on the night of Mi’raj

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I have read a narration where the Buraq misbehaved when Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) was about to mount it. Jibril (‘alayhis salam) reprimanded it and said something to the effect ‘Are you doing this to Muhammad sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam?’

What is the correct wording and verification?

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A fabricated Hadith regarding advice offered to Mu’adh ibn Jabal (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

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Can I quote the following narration?

عن معاذ رضي الله عنه أن رجلاً قال: حدثنى حديثاً سمعته من رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم قال: فبكى معاذ حتى ظننت أنه لا يسكت، ثم سكت ثم قال: سمعت رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم قال لى يا معاذ: قلت له لبيك بأبى أنت وأمى. قال: إنى مُحدثك حديثا إن انت حفظته نفعك، وإن أنت ضيعته ولم تحفظه انقطعت حجتك عند الله يوم القيامة، يا معاذ: إن الله خلق سبعة أملاك قبل أن يخلق السموات والأرض، ثم خلق السموات فجعل لكل سماء من السبعة ملكا بواباً عليها قد جللها عظما فتصعد الحفظة بعمل العبد….الى آخر الحديث

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