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September, 2017

  • 9 September

    Narrations regarding where the sun sets

    Question Is there a Hadith similar to the following found in any other book(s) other than Sunan Abi Dawud? Narrated Sayyiduna Abu Dharr (radiyallahu ‘anhu): “I was sitting behind the Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) who was riding a donkey while the sun was setting. He asked: Do you know where this sets ? I replied: Allah and …

  • 8 September

    What animal does ‘namir’ refer to?

    Question وَلَا تَصْحَبُ الْمَلَائِكَةُ رُفْقَةً فِيهَا جِلْدُ نَمِرٍ Does نمر mean leopard or tiger?

August, 2017

  • 30 August

    Can one sheep/goat suffice for many people in Udhiyah/Qurbani?

    Question Recently on social media people were saying that there is no need to slaughter more than one sheep or goat per household. They quoted the following Hadiths to substantiate this: 1. Narrated by ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) and Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) that when Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) wanted to do Qurbani then He (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) took two healthy …

  • 24 August

    Women in ihram draping cloth over their faces

    Question Are these narrations sahih? (1) Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) said: ‘We were with Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) while in the state of ihram, and whenever riders would pass by us, we would drape down a cloth from above our heads, and once they passed by we would raise it up.’   (2) Fatimah bintil Mundhir (rahimahallah) said: ‘We would …

  • 23 August

    Cupping on a Tuesday?

    Question There is a Hadith recorded in Sunan Abi Dawud, wherein Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said that ‘Tuesday is a day of blood.’ What is the status of this narration?

  • 9 August

    Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would become happy with a good name

    Question Could you mention the reference of this Hadith? كان رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم إذا سأل عن اسم الرجل وكان حسنا، عرف ذلك في وجهه، وإن كان غير ذلك كرهه، فإذا نزل بالقرية سأل عن اسمها، فإن كان اسمها حسنا سر بذلك، وإن كان غير ذلك رئي ذلك في وجهه

  • 5 August

    Sa’id ibn Zayd (radiyallahu ‘anhu) is part of the ‘Asharah Mubassharah

    Question Please cite the narration which mentions Sayyiduna Sa’id ibn Zayd to be part of the ‘Asharah Mubassharah [The ten Sahabah given glad tidings of Jannah] and is it authentic?

  • 4 August

    A disliked sitting posture

    Question Please advise regarding the authenticity and commentary of this Hadith: ‘Amr ibn ‘Al Sharid quoted his father Sharid as saying: Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) came upon me when I was sitting thus: having my left hand behind my back and leaning on the fleshy part of it, and said: ‘Are you sitting in the manner of those with …

  • 4 August

    Treating people according to their status

    Question Sayyiduna Maymun ibn Abi Shabib (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reported: A beggar asked ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) for charity and she gave him a piece of bread. Thereafter, one well-dressed person asked her for charity and she invited him to sit down and served him food. When she was asked about the reason for the difference in treatment, she said: “The Messenger …

  • 2 August

    Another narration on three people under the care and protection of Allah Ta’ala

    Question What is authenticity of following narration? ثلاثة كلهم ضامن على الله، إن عاش رزق وكفي، وإن مات أدخله الله الجنة: من دخل بيته فسلم، فهو ضامن على الله، ومن خرج إلى المسجد، فهو ضامن على الله، ومن خرج في سبيل الله فهو ضامن على الله

  • 2 August

    Do not overburden and make it difficult over yourself

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “Do not overburden yourselves, lest difficulties be imposed on you. People overburden themselves and perished. Their remains are found in hermitages and monasteries”

July, 2017

  • 31 July

    A narration regarding Dhul Qarnayn and Tubba’

    Question What is status of following narration? ما أدري تبع ألعينا كان أم لا؟ وما أدري ذو القرنين أنبيا كان أم لا؟ Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “I don’t know if Tubba’ is cursed or not and I don’t know if Dhul Qarnayn was a Nabi or not”

  • 31 July

    Marry a woman who is loving and child bearing

    Question A person came to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and said: “I have found a woman who is of good lineage and beautiful, but she cannot have children, Should I marry her?” He answered: “No.” Then he came to him a second time, but he forbade. Then he came to him thrice whereupon he said: “Marry the one who …