Question Does the practice of applying surmah on the day of ‘Ashura (10th Muharram) have any proof?
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Question Is there a saying of Sayyidatuna ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) which is as follows: ‘The first bid’ah of this ummah is to eat a full (stomach)’ What is the authenticity, reference and commentary for this Hadith?
Question Is this Hadith authentic? “Allah Ta’ala does not accept the fast, the Salah, the charity, the Hajj and ‘Umrah, the Jihad and the tawbah of the one who indulges in bid’ah [innovation]. He comes out of Islam just as a strand of hair comes out from dough.”
Question Which narration (with authentication) warns against bid‘ah, and what is the meaning of bid’ah?
Question I have a question which has perplexed me for some time now. In many Hadiths we find an imperative to remain firm upon the sunnah, never to abandon the sunnah, to ensure that one is constantly upon the sunnah etc. My question is, what does “remaining upon the sunnah” mean beyond the rhetorical level? How can I know at …
Question What is the authenticity and explanation of the following narration: لكل عمل شرة ولكل شرة فترة فمن كانت فترته إلى سنتي فقد اهتدى ومن كانت فترته إلى غير ذلك فقد هلك
Question Is this Hadith authentic? “Adopting moderation in practising upon the Sunnah is better than striving and exerting oneself in innovatory practices”
Question What is the status of the following Hadith? “Whoever does istinja (washes his private parts) after passing wind is not one of us”
Question Are there any specific nafl prayers to be prayed in the night of Mi’raj, the 27th of Rajab?
Question Is the following narration authentic? إن لله تعالى عند كل بدعة كيد بها الإسلام و أهله وليا صالحا يذب عنه و يتكلم بعلاماته فاغتنموا حضور تلك المجالس بالذب عن الضعفاء و توكلوا على الله و كفى بالله وكيلا Translation: Whenever any innovation detrimental to Islam appears, Allah Ta’ala always has a pious friend to speak about the signs of …
Question I would like to ask a question regarding salam at the graveside of Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) (the Rawdah). Is there any reward or other special benefit in saying salam to Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) at the rawdah? I used to say salam every time whenever I go to madinah but a friend said to me that this is not important to say …
Question Is the following narration authentic? Whoever honours an innovator has certainly assisted in destroying Islam.
Question I am a firm believer that 15th of Sha’ban is a blessed night. I have come across many people who claim it is nowhere to be found in Hadith and it is a Bidah to claim the night being a blessed night. In the light of Sunnah and Hadith, please discuss this topic.