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Tag Archives: Bid’ah

December, 2016

September, 2016

  • 19 September

    Meaning of ‘Remaining on the Sunnah’

    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 …

July, 2016

  • 30 July

    Remaining steadfast on Sunnah at all times

    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

June, 2016

November, 2015

  • 17 November

    A Hadith on istinja after passing wind

    Question What is the status of the following Hadith? “Whoever does istinja (washes his private parts) after passing wind is not one of us”

May, 2015

April, 2015

  • 22 April

    An unauthentic Hadith regarding the repellents of Bid'ah

    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 …

October, 2014

  • 17 October

    Saying salam at the rawdah-graveside of Nabi (sallallahu'alayhi wasallam)

    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 …

February, 2014