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May, 2017

March, 2017

  • 21 March

    Renew your Iman by repeating ‘La ilaha ilallah’

    Question What is the authenticity of the following Hadith? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, ‘Renew your Iman.’ It was said, ‘O Rasulullah! How should we renew our Iman?’ He replied, ‘Excessively repeat La ilaha illallah‘

  • 8 March

    Translation of a Hadith regarding counting dhikr on the fingers

    Question Kindly assist with the translation of this narration قال لنا رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم عليكن بالتسبيح والتهليل والتقديس واعقدن بالأنامل فإنهن مسئولات مستنطقات

February, 2017

  • 15 February

    Reciting La ilaha illallah frequently

    Question Is there a Hadith that says to recite La ilaha illallah while walking on flat/even ground? If so, please mention the full Hadith with the translation and reference.

January, 2017

  • 26 January

    Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)’s advice to Mu’adh ibn Jabal (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question Could you provide the reference of this narration and can it be quoted? Sayyiduna Mu’adh ibn Jabal asked Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) for advice. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “Worship Allah as though you can see him, regard yourself to be from the dead [i.e. remember death constantly], remember Allah at every tree and stone. When you …

  • 20 January

    Remembering Allah, The best deed and highest in rank

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Should I not inform you of the best of your deeds which are the purest in the sight of your Rabb, the highest in ranks, which is better for you than spending gold and silver in charity and which is better for you than meeting the …

December, 2016

  • 13 December

    Musa (‘alayhis salam) asking Allah Ta’ala for a special dhikr

    Question Nabi Musa (‘alayhis salam) once asked Allah Ta’ala to prescribe to him a dhikr whereby he could remember Allah. Allah Ta’ala said to him: “O Musa, recite ‘la ilaha illallah’. Nabi Musa (‘alayhis salam) replied: “All Your creation recite this dhikr, I desire something special.” Allah Ta’ala then said: “O Musa, if the seven earths and the seven skies are …

November, 2016

  • 25 November

    The virtues of knowledge and the remembrance of Allah

    Question What is the authenticity of this narration: Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: “The entire world is cursed and whatever it contains is also cursed except for the dhikr of Allah Ta’ala and what is joined to it, and except for the ‘Alim and the muta’allim.”

  • 14 November

    Another narration regarding Angels surrounding a gathering

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? “Whenever any people gather to remember Allah, The Angels surround them, they become engulfed in mercy, tranquility descends upon them and Allah mentions them by the Angels”

  • 5 November

    Clarification regarding a tasbih which earns one a tree in Jannah

    Question My question is regarding the following Hadith: “Whoever says ‘SubhanAllah il ‘Azimi wa bi hamdihi’ (Glory be to Allah, the Almighty), a palm tree will be planted for him in Jannah” In Riyadus Salihin the wording is: ‘SubhanAllahi wa bi hamdihi’ Which one is correct?

October, 2016

September, 2016

  • 29 September

    A narration on silent remembrance of Allah Ta’ala

    Question What is the status of this Hadith? Ummul Mu’minin Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) relates that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would say that silent remembrance of Allah Ta’ala which the Angels recording the deeds of man were also unable to hear is seventy time superior. He would say, “On the Day of Qiyamah mankind will be called to reckoning …