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Ten sentences to recite after Fajr Salah

Question

What is the authenticity of the following Hadith?

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

“Whomsoever says ten sentences after Fajr Salah every day, Allah will suffice him [in the ten things mentioned in these sentences]. Five are for this world and five are for the Hereafter:

  1. حسبي الله لدينيhasbiyallahu li dini– (Allah is sufficient for my Din)
  2. حسبي الله لما أهمني hasbiyallahu lima ahammani– (Allah is sufficient for my concerns and worries)
  3. حسبي الله لمن بغي عَليّ – hasbiyallahu limam bagha ‘alayya– (Allah is sufficient for those who oppress me)
  4. حسبي الله لمن حسدنيhasbiyallahu liman hasadani– (Allah is sufficient for those who are jealous over me)
  5. حسبي الله لمن كادني بِسوء – hasbiyallahu liman kadani bi su’– (Allah is sufficient against those who plot against me)
  6. حسبي الله عِنْد الْمَوْتhasbiyallahu ‘indal mawt– (Allah is sufficient at the time of death)
  7. حسبي الله عِنْد المساءلة فِي الْقَبْرhasbiyallahu ‘indal musa-alati fil qabr– (Allah is sufficient at the time of questioning in the grave)
  8. حسبي الله عِنْد الْمِيزَان – hasbiyallahu ‘indal mizan– (Allah is sufficient at the scale)
  9. حسبي الله عِنْد الصِّرَاط – hasbiyallahu ‘indas sirat– (Allah is sufficient at the bridge)
  10. حسبي الله لَا إِلَه إِلَّا هُوَ عَلَيْهِ توكلت وَإِلَيْهِ أنيب – hasbiyallahu la ilaha illa huwa ‘alayhi tawakkaltu wa ilayhi unib– (Allah is sufficient, there is no Deity except him. I rely upon him and turn in repentance to him)”

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Reward for a person with an atom of Iman

Question

I frequently hear a reward like the following:

“One who passed away and brings Iman the size of an atom, will be rewarded with Jannah, which size is tenfold than this world.”

1. Is this from any Hadith? If so, please provide the reference and authenticity?

2. Is it right so say the word ‘world’ means everything that is between the seventh sky and the seventh earth? Read More »

The first thing Allah Ta’ala created was the pen

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What is the authenticity of this narration?

Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

“The first thing Allah created was the pen after which He commanded it to write. The pen asked its Rabb what it should write. Allah said, ‘Write the decree of all that which is to occur till eternity/Qiyamah'”

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Renew your Iman by repeating ‘La ilaha ilallah’

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What is the authenticity of the following Hadith?

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, ‘Renew your Iman.’ It was said, ‘O Rasulullah! How should we renew our Iman?’ He replied, ‘Excessively repeat La ilaha illallah

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Not the face of a liar

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‘Not the face of a liar’

I heard that ‘Abdullah ibn Salam (radiyallahu ‘anhu) made this comment when Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) entered Madinah for the first time.

What is the reference for this Hadith, and is it sahih? Read More »

Abu Bakr and ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) competing to take care of an elderly woman

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What is the status of this incident?

Sayyiduna ‘Umar ibn Khattab (radiyallahu ‘anhu) would take care of a blind elderly woman on the outskirts of Madinah Munawwarah at night. He would make arrangements for her water and take care of her needs. When he would go to see to her needs he would find that someone already took care of it. He wanted to find out who this was, so he set out earlier than usual one evening waiting in anticipation. Suddenly he sees Sayyiduna Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) who was the Khalifah at the time being the one would come and take care of this woman. Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) took an oath and said, ‘It is you!’

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Is ‘Hasbi rabbi’ authentic?

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Is it authentic?

Hasbi Rabbi jallallah ma fi qalbi ghayrullah Nuru Muhammad – sallallah, haqq, la ilaha illallah

Sufficient is for me my Rabb. Allah is Great. There is none in my heart besides [the love/belief of] Allah. Salutations of Allah be upon the light; Muhammad. Truly There is none worthy of worship but Allah. Read More »