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The rights of the road/pathway

Question

What is the reference for this hadith and can it be quoted?

Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

“Beware of sitting in the roadways.” They said, ‘O Rasulullah!, we must have places where we can sit and talk together.’ Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, ‘If you must sit there, then give the road its rights.’ They asked, ‘What are the rights of the roadway?’ He said, ‘Lowering the gaze, refraining from causing harm, returning greeting, enjoining good and forbidding wrong.’

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Narrations regarding where the sun sets

Question

Is there a Hadith similar to the following found in any other book(s) other than Sunan Abi Dawud?

Narrated Sayyiduna Abu Dharr (radiyallahu ‘anhu):

“I was sitting behind the Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) who was riding a donkey while the sun was setting. He asked: Do you know where this sets ? I replied: Allah and His Messenger know best. He said: It sets in a spring of warm water.”

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The wording of the Takbirs of Tashriq

Question

I would like to know what is the reference for the common recital during the days of the 9 to 13 Dhul Hijjah?

And how many times should the Allahu Akbar be recited at the beginning?

Allahu Akbar Allahu Akbar, la ilaha illallahu wallahu Akbar, Allahu Akbar wa lillahil hamd.

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Ka’b Al Ahbar explains the most beloved place, and time in the sight of Allah Ta’ala

Question

What is the reference for this?

اختار الله عز وجل البلاد، فأحب البلدان إلى الله عز وجل البلد الحرام، واختار الله الزمان فأحب الزمان إلى الله الأشهر الحرم، وأحب الأشهر إلى الله ذو الحجة، وأحب ذي الحجة إلى الله تعالى العشر الأول منه

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Why the need for tawbah from major sins?

Question

It is often said only sincere tawbah can result in major sins being forgiven, and all those virtues that mention all sins are forgiven only refer to minor sins.

Please cite authentic Hadiths, that the Fuqaha have used to confirm this.

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