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January, 2018

  • 17 January

    Poetry is like conversation

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Poetry has the same status as prose, good poetry is like good speech and bad poetry is like bad speech/conversation”

December, 2017

October, 2017

  • 26 October

    Do not call your father by his name and do not walk ahead of him

    Question Is this narration suitable to quote? أن أبا هريرة أبصر رجلين، فقال لأحدهما: ما هذا منك؟ فقال: أبي، فقال: لا تسمه باسمه، ولا تمش أمامه، ولا تجلس قبله

August, 2017

  • 9 August

    Abstaining from shirk, black magic and malice

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, If three sins are not found within a person, then Allah will forgive all his other sins for whom he wishes; One who died without associating partners with Allah, one who never turned to black magic (sihr), and one who never harboured malice towards his brother.”

February, 2017

  • 16 February

    The worst people are those who gossip and create rift between people

    Question Can you provide the reference for this narration? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The worst among the servants of Allah are those who gossip and create rifts between friends”

  • 8 February

    Caring for orphans

    Question Please verify this narration. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The best house among the Muslims is a house in which there is an orphan who is treated well and the worst house among the Muslims is a house in which there is an orphan who is treated badly”

October, 2016

  • 22 October

    The stench of backbiting

    Question There is a narration regarding backbiting giving a foul odor like a corpse. Is this Hadith authentic?

  • 11 October

    Goats and Sheep as a source of Barakah?

    Question Please advise if the following Hadith relating to goats are authentic: 1. Sayyiduna Khalid (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “If three goats remain in the home of a person, Angels supplicate throughout the night until dawn to Allah Ta’ala, to shower His mercy upon the person.” 2. Sayyiduna Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that Nabi …

August, 2016

March, 2016

  • 18 March

    A du’a for protection from major and minor shirk

    Question I would appreciate the correct translation of the following Hadith and the reference. On one occasion, Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “O Abu Bakr! Shirk [Pride/Arrogance] is more hidden than the crawling of an ant.” Sayyiduna Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) asked: “Is not Shirk restricted to ascribing partners to Allah Ta’ala?” Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “I …

November, 2015

  • 23 November

    ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma)’s advice to a murderer

    Question Is the following incident authentic? A person once asked Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) that he was in love with a girl but his proposal was rejected. When somebody else’s proposal was accepted, he became angry and killed the girl. He asked whether there was any way he would be forgiven. ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) asked him if …

  • 20 November

    A deed better than optional fasting, Salah and charity

    Question Please provide the reference for the following Hadith and confirm if authentic or not: “Do you know what is better than charity, fasting and prayer? It is keeping peace and good relations between people, as quarrels and bad feelings destroy mankind.” (Muslim and Bukhari)