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December, 2016

  • 22 December

    Prohibition against killing frogs

    Question What is the status of the following narration? كانت الضفدع تطفئ النار عن إبراهيم، وكان الوزغ ينفخ فيه، فنهي عن قتل هذا، وأمر بقتل هذا

  • 22 December

    A narration on the number of people with ‘Isa (alayhis salam)

    Question Can you please confirm this narration? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “‘Isa ibn Maryam will descend among 800 men and 400 women who will be the best creatures of this earth of that time, similar to the virtue of those who came before them”

  • 21 December

    The complexion of Sayyiduna Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question What was the complexion of Sayyiduna Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu)?

  • 21 December

    A narration regarding Yunus (‘alayhis salam) in the belly of the whale

    Question I want to know whether this narration is correct especially the part ‘صوت ضعيف معروف من بلاد غريبة’ سمعت أنس بن مالك ولا أعلم إلا إن أنسا يرفع الحديث إلى رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم ان يونس النبي عليه السلام حين بدا له إن يدعو بهذه الكلمات وهو في بطن الحوت، قال اللهم لا إله إلا أنت سبحانك إني …

  • 21 December

    The Hadith “Every Nabi had half the lifespan of the Nabi prior to him”

    Question What is the authenticity of this narration? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Every Nabi had half the lifespan of the Nabi before him. ‘Isa ibn Maryam lived for one hundred and twenty (120) years so I will pass away aged sixty (60)”

  • 21 December

    The initial names of Hasan and Husayn (radiyallahu’anhuma)

    Question I heard the following Hadith; “When Hasan and Husayn (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) were born, ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) named them Ja’far and Hamza.” Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) told him: “I have been commanded to change their names to Hasan and Husayn.” The lecturer said this Hadith is hasan. Is this true?

  • 20 December

    Translation of part of a narration regarding Safiyyah (radiyallahu ‘anha) on a journey with Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)

    Question Can you please translate this narration and is it authentic? كانت صفية مع رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم في سفر وكان ذلك يومها فأبطأت في المسير فاستقبلها رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم وهي تبكي وتقول حملتني على بعير بطيء، فجعل رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم يمسح بيديه عينيها ويسكتها

  • 20 December

    Fasting and the Quran will intercede on behalf of a person on the Day of Qiyamah

    Question What is the authenticity of the following? الصِّيام والقرآن يشفعان للعبد يوم القيامة يقول الصيام أي ربِّ منعته الطعام والشَّهوة فشفعني فيه ويقول القرآن منعته النَّوم بالليل فشفعني فيه قال فيشفعان

  • 20 December

    Loving solely for the sake of Allah Ta’ala is part of Iman

    Question Can you provide the reference for this narration: إن من الإيمان أن يحب الرجل الرجل ليس بينهما نسب قريب ولا مال أعطاه إياه ولا محبة إلا لله عز وجل

  • 19 December

    Another virtue of Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu’anha)

    Question Is this Hadith sahih? On the day of the camel (Jamal), ‘Ammar [Ibn Yasir] saw a congregation, so he asked: ‘What is this?’ So it was said to him: ‘A man who curses ‘Aaishah and reviles her.’ So he [‘Ammar] went to him and said: ‘Shut up! You are rebuked and you are refuted! Do you revile the Habibah …

  • 19 December

    The Hadith ‘The one who performs istikharah will not be unsuccessful’

    Question Where can I find this Hadith and is it authentic? “The one who performs istikharah will not be unsuccessful and the one who makes mashwarah [takes counsel] will never regret”

  • 19 December

    A du’a seeking protection from the evil of various limbs

    Question What is the reference for this du’a? اللَّهُمَّ إِنِّي أَعُوذُ بِكَ مِنْ شَرِّ سَمْعِي، وَمِنْ شَرِّ بَصَرِي، وَمِنْ شَرِّ لِسَانِي، وَمِنْ شَرِّ قَلْبِي، وَمِنْ شَرِّ مَنِيِّي

  • 19 December

    Evil rulers spoil this Din

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “For every matter there is a thing that spoils it, and what spoils this Din is the evil rulers”