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February, 2017

  • 21 February

    One Fard equals seventy Nafl

    Question There is the Hadith: “The first among the doings of a person to be reckoned for on the Day of Judgement shall be his Salaah. A person will succeed and attain his goal if his Salaah is accepted, and he will fail and lose badly if it rejected. If any deficiency is found in his Fardh Salaah, Allah will …

  • 15 February

    Prohibition against eating animals that consume filth

    Question نهى رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم عن أكل الجلالة وألبانها What is the meaning of jallalah?

  • 9 February

    Abstain from asking people, you will enter Jannah

    Question Could you verify the authenticity of this Hadith? Sayyiduna Thawban (radiyallahu ‘anhu)  said: “The Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: ‘Who will commit himself to holding fast onto one quality, I will guarantee him Jannah?’ Thawban (radiyallahu ‘anhu) says, ‘I said: ‘I will.’ Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: ‘Do not ask people for anything.'”

  • 9 February

    The du’a to recite when one gets married or purchases a slave or conveyance

    Question Could you translate this du’a and provide the reference: اللهم إني أسالُك خَيْرَها، وخَيْرَ ما جَبَلْتَها عليه، وأعوذُ بِكَ من شَرِّها، وشَرِّ ما جبلتَها عليه Allahumma inni asaluka khayraha wa khayra ma jabaltaha ‘alayhi wa a’udhu bika min sharriha wa sharri ma jablataha ‘alayhi

  • 6 February

    Raising the finger when making istighfar

    Question Is there a specific way this should be done? والاستغفار أن تشير بأصبع واحدة ‘When asking for forgiveness you should point with one finger’

  • 4 February

    The incident of Muhallim ibn Jath-thamah

    Question Is the story regarding Muhallim ibn Jath-thamah true? He went out in jihad killed ‘Amir ibn Al Adbat (radiyallahu ‘anhu). ‘Amir ibn Al Adbat had just accepted Islam but Muhallim (radiyallahu ‘anhu) still killed him. After the family members of ‘Amir (radiyallahu ‘anhu) accepted the blood money, Muhallim (radiyallahu ‘anhu) was brought to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) so …

  • 3 February

    Whoever hears that Dajjal has emerged should distance himself from him

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? “Whoever hears that Dajjal [has emerged] should distance himself from Dajjal, for a person will go to him thinking that he is a Mu’min and follow him due to the doubtful [miraculous deeds he will see him performing]”

  • 2 February

    Hadiths on forgetting the Quran

    Question Are there any Hadiths regarding a punishment for forgetting the Quran?

January, 2017

  • 31 January

    Mu’awiyah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) was not accused of fabricating Hadith

    Question Is this narration authentic? Muhammad Ibn Sirin (rahimahullah) said: “Mu’awiyah was not a suspect of fabricating Hadith of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)”

  • 28 January

    Hadithul Aw’al, A Hadith on the vastness of the galaxy

    Question I have heard this narration and would like to know if it is authentic? هل تدرون كم بعد ما بين السماء والأرض؟ قالوا: لا، والله ما ندري، قال: فإن بعد ما بينهما إما واحدة، وإما اثنتان، أو ثلاث وسبعون سنة، والسماء التي فوقها كذلك، حتى عددهن سبع سموات كذلك، ثم قال: فوق السماء السابعة بحر بين أعلاه وأسفله كما …

  • 27 January

    Reference for the Hadith ‘The ‘Ulama are the heirs of the Ambiya’

    Question Please mention the source of the Hadith, ‘The ‘Ulama are the inheritors of the Ambiya’

December, 2016

  • 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

    Benefits of applying kuhl (antimony/collyrium)

    Question Treat your eyes with kuhl (antimony/collyrium), for it nourishes the eyes and eyelashes. Is the above narration reliable?