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October, 2017

  • 17 October

    What to say to a person who sneezes more than thrice

    Question ‘If a person sneezes more than three times, should we tell them: You have the cold.’ Based on this Hadith, is it sunnah to say إنك مزكوم to a person with a common cold who sneezes imitating the Prophet (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam)?

  • 17 October

    The reason we walk briskly only during the first three rounds of Tawaf

    Question What is the meaning if ‘illal ibqa-u ‘alayhim’ mean in the following narration of Sahih Muslim? ولم يمنعه أن يأمرهم أن يرملوا الأشواط كلها، إلا الإبقاء عليهم

  • 16 October

    The keys of the Ka’bah

    Question How was the key of the Ka’bah given to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) on the occasion of the Conquest of Makkah? Was it taken or was it handed over willingly?

  • 16 October

    Who suggested digging the trench?

    Question I have heard that the suggestion of Salman Farsi regarding trenches is without sanad. Is this true?

  • 11 October

    Clarification on a statement of ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma)

    Question In the last part of the following Hadith recorded in Sahih Muslim (1246): عن طاوس، قال: قال ابن عباس قال لي معاوية: أعلمت أني قصرت من رأس رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم عند المروة بمشقص؟ فقلت له: لا أعلم هذا إلا حجة عليك Who is the pronoun referring to? Did Tawus (rahimahullah) tell Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu …

September, 2017

  • 29 September

    Why would the Quraysh fast on ‘Aashura?

    Question One narration indicates that the Mushrikin used to fast on ‘Aashura as well. Is there any history/reason behind their fasting on this day ?

  • 27 September

    The flag of treachery on the Day of Qiyamah

    Question وعن أبي سعيد الخدري رضي الله عنه أن النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم قال ‏:‏ ‏لكل غادر لواء عند استه يوم القيامة يرفع له بقدر غدره، ألا لا غادر أعظم غدرًا من أمير عامة‏ Abu Sa’id Al-Khudri (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said, “Everyone who breaks a covenant will have a flag by his rear on …

  • 26 September

    Reciting Surahs Falaq and Nas in Fajr while on journey

    Question What is authenticity of following narration? عن عقبة بن عامر الجهني قال: كنت مع النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم في سفر، فلما طلع الفجر أذن وأقام، ثم أقامني عن يمينه، فقرأ بالمعوذتين، فلما انصرف قال: كيف رأيت؟ قلت: قد رأيت يا رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم. قال: فاقرأ بهما كلما نمت وكلما قمت

  • 22 September

    Meaning of ‘حرم الحج’

    Question What is meant by ‘وفي حرم الحج’ (Sahih Bukhari and Sahih Muslim)

  • 20 September

    Did Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) slaughter the damm shukr on behalf of his wives?

    Question In the following narration recorded in Sahih Muslim (1211): أهدى رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم عن نسائه البقر Does this refer to Damm Shukr?

  • 19 September

    Are women prohibited from red clothing?

    Question Is this report correct? 1. ‘Aaisha (radiyallahu ‘anha) wore a dress that was dyed with ‘Usfur’ while she was in the state of Ihram. (Usfur, the red substance extracted from safflower) If it is authenic, then it contradicts the following Hadith which prohibits women from wearing such garments: 2. “Woe unto women from the two reds: gold and safflower-dyed …

  • 18 September

    Translation of some sentences in the famous Hadith of Mi’raj

    Question How would you translate the following in the Hadith of Mi’raj? 1. وَقَدْ أُرْسِلَ إِلَيْهِ 2. فنعم المجيء جاء

  • 13 September

    Name of the Angel who will blow the trumpet/horn

    Question What is the name (with transliteration please) of the Angel who will blow the horn?