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January, 2017

  • 23 January

    The ‘Ulama are like stars

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration: Sayyiduna Anas (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Certainly the example of the ‘Ulama in the world is like the example of the stars through which guidance is obtained in the darkness of the land and sea. When the stars disappear, it is very likely that the …

  • 23 January

    A narration regarding mending a broken heart

    Question Is the following a Hadith? “Whoever breaks someones heart then it is his responsibility to mend that person’s heart”

  • 21 January

    Sayyiduna ‘Ali’s (radiyallahu ‘anhu) advice to his son

    Question Could you please mention the source of this statement attributed to Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu): “Do not be someone’s slave when Allah has created you free.”

  • 21 January

    Is satellite communication a sign of Qiyamah?

    Question A lecturer quoted a narration that suggests Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) mentioned ‘satellite dishes that communicate’ as a sign of Qiyamah. He says the Hadith refers to people watching television and not maintaining family ties. I don’t know Arabic or the Hadith but he says the Hadith is reported by Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu ‘anhu). Do you know this …

  • 20 January

    The virtue of offering Salah in Masjidul Aqsa

    Question I have come across a Scholar who quotes a Hadith wherein Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said that Nabi Sulayman (‘alayhis salam) asked Allah for three favours. The third favour was that anyone who leaves his home with the sole intention of performing Salah in Masjidul Aqsa then all his sins will be forgiven. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) …

  • 20 January

    Remembering Allah, The best deed and highest in rank

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Should I not inform you of the best of your deeds which are the purest in the sight of your Rabb, the highest in ranks, which is better for you than spending gold and silver in charity and which is better for you than meeting the …

  • 20 January

    Immorality being widespread is a sign of Qiyamah

    Question Is this narration authentic? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The Hour will not be established until people fornicate with each other in the road as if they were donkeys”

  • 20 January

    Translation of one part of a narration regarding the sequence of the Surahs of the Quran

    Question What is the meaning of ‘مما’ in the following Hadith? فقال عثمان: كان رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم مما يأتي عليه الزمان وهو ينزل عليه السور ذوات العدد

  • 19 January

    Some proofs for stoning the adulterer

    Question Are there any Hadiths which support stoning to death as a punishment for zina?

December, 2016

  • 28 December

    Abdals and Qutbs

    Question Which Hadiths mention the Abdals and Qutbs and whats their authenticity?

  • 28 December

    What if the virtue mentioned is a mistake?

    Question What is status of following Hadith? Can it be quoted? من بلغه عن الله فضل فأخذ بذلك الفضل الذي بلغه أعطاه الله ما بلغه وإن كان الذي حدثه كاذبا

  • 28 December

    The words of Qunut

    Question In Sharh Ma’anil Aasathar Hadith فَإِذَا فَإِذَا صَالِحُ بْنُ عَبْدِ الرَّحْمَنِ الأَنْصَارِيُّ قَدْ حَدَّثَنَا ، قَالَ : حَدَّثَنَا سَعِيدُ بْنُ مَنْصُورٍ ، قَالَ : حَدَّثَنَا هُشَيْمٌ ، قَالَ : أَنْبَأَنَا ابْنُ أَبِي لَيْلَى ، عَنْ عَطَاءٍ ، عَنْ عُبَيْدِ بْنِ عُمَيْرٍ ، قَالَ : ” صَلَّيْتُ خَلْفَ عُمَرَ رَضِيَ اللَّهُ عَنْهُ صَلاةَ الْغَدَاةِ ، فَقَنَتَ فِيهَا بَعْدَ الرُّكُوعِ ، …

  • 28 December

    Warning against innovation (bid’ah)

    Question Which narration (with authentification) warns against bid‘ah, and what is the meaning of bid’ah?