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Tag Archives: Fathul Bari

August, 2017

  • 15 August

    Sayyiduna Abu Bakr’s (radiyallahu ‘anhu) desire to pass away on a Monday

    Question Is there any virtue for passing away on a Monday? I have heard that Sayyiduna Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) made du’a for death on a Monday.

  • 10 August

    Explanation of part of a Hadith on Zakah

    Question What is the explanation of the following words in Sahih Muslim? ‘Ma yanqimu Ibnu Jamilin illa annahu kana faqiran fa aghnahullah‘

  • 10 August

    What to do for protection and blessings in a new home/business premises?

    Question Are there any deeds prescribed from the prophetic practice to be fulfilled after purchasing a new home or business? I have seen many engage in a khatam of Surah Baqarah or a majlis of dhikr and du’a for barakah.

  • 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

  • 8 August

    Ibrahim (‘alayhis salam) was the first to do certain things

    Question Is this correct? Nabi Ibrahim (‘alayhis salam) was the first to host a guest, the first to trim his moustache, the first to trim nails and remove unwanted hair, the first to circumcise and the first who experienced white hair. He said, ‘O My Rabb! What is this?’ Allah Ta’ala said, ‘Dignity.’ Ibrahim (‘alayhis salam) said, ‘O My Rabb, …

  • 3 August

    Was Ummu Ayman the foster mother of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam)?

    Question Regarding this post I read in an article that Ummu Ayman (radiyallahu ‘anha) also breastfed Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) as well as Sayyiduna Hamzah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) and thus they were foster brothers. Is this true?

  • 2 August

    The creation of ‘Aql (intelligence)

    Question 1.What is status of following Hadith? لما خلق الله العقل قال له: قم، فقام، ثم قال له: أدبر، فأدبر، ثم قال له: أقبل، فأقبل، ثم قال له: اقعد، فقعد، فقال: ما خلقت خلقاً هو خير منك، ولا أفضل منك، ولا أحسن منك، ولا أكرم منك، بك آخذ، وبك أعطي، وبك أعرف، لك الثواب، وعليك العقاب 2.Hafiz Ibn Hajar (rahimahullah) …

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”

  • 25 July

    Saying Allahu Akbar after terminating the fard salah

    Question Is it authentically proven that Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) said ‘Allahu Akbar’ after every Taslim of the five daily salahs? Is it a standing sunnah to do so as many Imams do not do so?

  • 1 July

    Preferred wording to use when a person forgets the Quran

    Question What is the difference between the following words with regards to forgetting what one memorised of the Quran? Nasitu (نَسِيتُ), Nussitu (نُسّيتُ) and Unsitu (أُنْسِيتُ)

June, 2017

  • 30 June

    The severity of the heat of the sun on the Day of Qiyamah

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? تعطي الشمس يوم القيامة حر عشر سنين ثم تدنى من جماجم الناس حتى تكون قاب قوسين قال فيعرقون حتى يرشح العرق في الأرض قامة ثم يرتفع حتى يغرغر الرجل

  • 8 June

    The Sahabah (radiyallahu ‘anhum) would delay sehri and hasten iftar

    Question What is the reference and authenticity of this? كان أصحاب محمد صلى الله عليه وسلم أسرع الناس إفطارا وأبطأه سحورا The Sahabah (radiyallahu ‘anhum) were the most hasty to open their fast and would delay eating sehri [till the last possible time].

May, 2017

  • 31 May

    ‘No one is to pray/fast on behalf of another…’

    Question Is there a contradiction between these Hadiths? Ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) narrated that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: “No one is to pray on behalf of another and no one is to fast on behalf of another but may feed on his behalf.” ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) narrated that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: “ Whoever dies and has (pending) fasts …