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How did Sahabah sit in gatherings?

Question

Does this appear in a Hadith?

“When the Sahabah sat in gatherings of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam), if a sheet were to be spread over their heads it would not sag” i.e. they sat very close to each other.

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How should one begin du’a?

Question

Please provide the translation and reference of this narration

إِذَا صَلَّى أَحَدُكُمْ فَلْيَبْدَأْ بِتَحْمِيدِ اللَّهِ وَالثَّنَاءِ عَلَيْهِ ثُمَّ لِيُصَلِّ عَلَى النَّبِيِّ صلى الله عليه وسلم ثُمَّ لِيَدْعُ بَعْدُ بِمَا شَاءَ

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A du’a asking for good inner and outer qualities

Question

Can you please provide the reference for the following du’a?

 اللهم اجعل سريرتي خيرا من علانيتي و اجعل علانيتي صالحة. اللهم إني أسألك من صالح ما تؤتي الناس من المال و الاهل و الولد غير الضال و لا المضل

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A Hadith on the process of creation of man

Question

Please quote the Hadith and reference regarding how a person spends most of his life doing the deeds of the people of Jannah, but at the end of his life, he commits Kufr and enters Jahannam. And another person does the deeds of the people of Jahannam but at the end of his life, he brings Iman.

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Du’a when entering a shopping centre

Question

Please provide the reference for the following du’a:

 بسم الله, اللهم إني أسألك خير هذه السوق و خير ما فيها و أعوذبك من شرها و شر ما فيها, اللهم إني أعوذ بك أن أصيب فيها صفقة خاسرة

 

Bismillah, allahuma ini asaluka khayra hadhihis suqi wa khayra ma fiha wa a’adhubika min shariha wa shari ma fiha, allahuma ini a’adhubika an usiba fiha safaqatan khasiratan Read More »

The example of a Believer who recites the Quran

Question

Please provide the reference for this narration:

Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

“The example of a Believer who recites the Quran is like that of a citron. It has a pleasant smell and a sweet taste and the example of a Believer who does not recite the Quran is like that of a date. It has no smell, though its taste is sweet. The example of a hypocrite who recites the Quran is that of a sweet smelling flower. It has fragrance but has a bitter taste. The example of a hypocrite who does not read the Quran is like a wild gourd. It has a bitter taste and no smell.”

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