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Eid gifts

Question

How did Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam)  and his Sahabah (radiyallahu’anhum)  celebrate eid?

Is there anything in the Hadith about giving “eidy” to our family and friends or is this an innovation (riwaaj).

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Hadith on warning of discarding salah

Question

Please provide the reference for the following: Nabi (Sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said:

“…Do not forgo salah intentionally, lest you should get out of the fold of Islam. Do not perpetrate disobedience to Allah, lest you deserve His Wrath…”

JazakAllah khayran

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Hiccups

Question

Is there any reference with regards to hiccups found in the Ahadith?

Why we get hiccups?

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Masnun Qira-ah in witr salah

Question

Is the following found in Hadith?

Reading of Surah Ikhlas in first rakaat of Witr, Surah Falaq in second rakaah of Witr and Surah Naas in third Rakaat of Witr.

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Hadiths prohibiting wine/alcohol

Question

Kindly verify the following Hadiths relating to wine:

1) Wine is the gatherer of sin

2) Wine is the route to indecency and is one of the major sins

3) …And do not take to drinking, for that is the mother of all evils

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Muslims using miswak in a battle

Question 

A very famous incident is always mentioned regarding the virtues of using miswak.

In a certain battle the Muslims were suffering some loss. So the leader pondered over the matter and came to the conclusion that this great sunnah was being left out. He then commanded the army to use the miswak. When the enemy saw this, they became afraid and fled thinking that the Muslims are sharpening their teeth to eat them.

Is this a true story? If yes then in which battle did it take place and who was the leader?

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No reward for a person who fought in the path of Allah, seeking reward and fame

Question

 Please provide the reference for the following:

Sayyiduna Abu Umamah Al-Bahili (radhiyallahu ‘anhu) narrated that a man came to Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and asked:

What is the reward for a person who fought in the path of Allah, seeking reward and fame? Nabi (Sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallan) said: “There is no reward for him.” The man repeated the question three times to Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam). Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) replied: “There is no reward for him.”, and then said: “Allah Ta’ala accepts those deeds which were performed purely for His Sake and which were meant to seek His Pleasure.

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Reference for the story of the Bedouin who addressed Rasulullah (sallallahu'alayhi wasallam) in his grave

Question

In Ma’ariful Quran, under the Tafsir of Surash Nisa verse 64, Mufti Shafi (rahimullah) mentions a incident of a sahabi who went to the blessed grave of the Prophet (sallah alyhi wassalam) and asked him to pray for his forgiveness. Mufti saheb mentions Bahrul Muheet as the source of this report. Could you please let me know the authenticity of this report and also find the original source. Jazakllah

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