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Imam Ibn Khuzaymah’s du’a when drinking Zamzam


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  سئل [ابن خزيمة] من أين أوتيت العلم؟ فقال: قال رسول الله – صلى الله عليه وسلم- ماء زمزم لما شرب له وإني لما شربت، سألت الله علما نافع

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A du’a to recite when overcome with anxiety/grief


Does it appear in a Hadith to recite the following words when a person is overcome with anxiety/distress/grief?

اللَّهُ اللَّهُ رَبِّي، لَا أُشْرِكُ بِهِ شَيْئًا

Allahu Allahu Rabbi la ushriku bihi shayan

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Abu Dharr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) and the miracle of Zamzam


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Sayyiduna Abu Dharr (radiyallahu anhu) said to ‘Abdullah ibn As Samit (rahimahullah), “O my nephew! I stayed for thirty (30) days and nights without anything to consume but the water of Zamzam. Through the blessings of drinking Zamzam I put on so much of weight that my belly developed creases and I never felt the pangs and weakness of hunger.”

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The natural fragrance of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)


What is the reference for this narration?

Sayyiduna Jabir (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reported that whenever Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) passed by a road, someone searching for him would be able to trail him by the fragrance that lingered in the air after him. This was the natural fragrance his body exuded without him applying perfume.

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Ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) on adorning himself for his wife


Could you kindly reference this narration?

Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah Ibn Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) said:

“I love to adorn myself and smarten up for my wife just as I desire her to adorn herself for me, for Allah Ta’ala says, ‘And [women] have rights similar to those that [men have over them which should be fulfilled] with kindness’ (Surah Al Baqarah, Verse: 228)”

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The practice of Ummud Darda when commencing salah


Can this be quoted and is the reference correct?
Abd Rabbihi Ibn Sulayman said, I saw Umm Darda (A lady companion – may Allah be pleased with her) in the time of starting the prayer she used to raise her hands up to the shoulders.

Musannaf Ibn Abi Shaybah.

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Siting in the company of people affects a person


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:من جلس مع ثمانية أصناف من الناس، زاده الله ثمانية أشياء

من جلس مع الأغنياء، زاده الله حب الدنيا والرغبة فيها

ومن جلس مع الفقراء، زاده الله الشكر والرضا بقسمة الله تعالى

ومن جلس مع السلطان، زاده الله الكبر، وقساوة القلب

ومن جلس مع النساء، زاده الله الجهل، والشهوة، والميل إلى عقولهن

ومن جلس مع الصبيان، زاده الله اللهو والمزاح

ومن جلس مع الفساق، زاده الله الجرأة على الذنوب، والمعاصي والإقدام عليها، والتسويف في التوبة

ومن جلس مع الصالحين، زاده الله الرغبة في الطاعات واجتناب المحارم

ومن جلس مع العلماء، زاده الله العلم والورع

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