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Tag Archives: Fathul Bari

June, 2017

  • 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 …

  • 30 May

    Hadiths that ‘can be considered reliable according to Hafiz ibn Hajar’

    Question In some of your answers (like here) you say that a Hadith will be declared reliable/authentic according to Hafiz Ibn Hajar Al ‘Asqalani (rahimahullah). I was wondering, what do you mean by this statement? Do you mean it is reliable according to his conditions? If so and he did not grade it, how can you be certain it is …

April, 2017

  • 25 April

    Who is regarded to be the strongest?

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? أن النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم مر بقوم يصطرعون فقال: ما هذا؟ قالوا: يا رسول الله هذا فلان الصريع ما يصارع أحدا إلا صرعه فقال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم: ألا أدلكم على من هو أشد منه: رجل ظلمه رجل فكظم غيظه فغلبه وغلب شيطانه وغلب شيطان صاحبه

  • 24 April

    Make du’a after ‘Asr on Friday

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Sayyiduna Jabir (radiyallahu ‘anhu) relates that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Friday comprises of twelve hours. There is one in which a Muslim who asks Allah for something will have it granted to him. Seek it in the last hour after ‘Asr.”

  • 4 April

    Harut and Marut

    Question Were Harut and Marut Angels?

  • 3 April

    The splitting of the chest of Nabi (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam)

    Question Please mention how many times the chest of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) was split and on which occasions did it occur in his life?

March, 2017

  • 31 March

    Monkeys pelting another monkey that committed zina

    Question What is the status of this narration? I heard it appears in Sahih Bukhari. رأيت في الجاهلية قردة اجتمع عليها قردة قد زنت فرجموها فرجمتها معهم

  • 29 March

    A miracle regarding the height of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)

    Question Is it correct that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would always be taller than anybody who stood next to him?

  • 28 March

    The types of Sahih Hadiths in Bukhari and Muslim

    Question I have the following questions about Hadith: 1. Are all the Hadiths in Bukhari and Muslim sahih li dhatihi or are there also some sahih li ghayrihi narrations? Please provide example if there are any? 2. For a Hadith to be classed as sahih li ghayrihi, does the supporting narration need to have the exact words or just the …

  • 28 March

    Our Nabi’s (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) ability to see behind him

    Question Is it true that Nabi Muhammad‎ (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) could see everything both front and back at the same time without turning?

  • 22 March

    Reward for a person with an atom of Iman

    Question I frequently hear a reward like the following: “One who passed away and brings Iman the size of an atom, will be rewarded with Jannah, which size is tenfold than this world.” 1. Is this from any Hadith? If so, please provide the reference and authenticity? 2. Is it right so say the word ‘world’ means everything that is between the …

  • 17 March

    ‘Abdullah ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu ‘anhu) on good guidance before Qiyamah

    Question Could you kindly provide the reference and authenticity of this quote: “[Before Qiyamah] Desires and whims will be the motivating factor for carrying out deeds. Know well that good guidance/teachings in these times is better than carrying out certain deeds”