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February, 2018

  • 1 February

    Eating with two fingers

    Question I have come across some narrations which prohibit eating with two fingers as Shaytan does so. Are these authentic?

January, 2018

  • 29 January

    A narration prohibiting the sale of an animal to copulate

    Question Can you please verify this narration: It is narrated from Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) prohibited from the earnings of the copulation of animals. (That is, the earnings achieved when one hires his male animal to copulate with a female animal) (Recorded by Imam Bukhari). In ‘Umdatul Qari (commentary of Sahih Al …

  • 24 January

    Status of the narrator, ‘Al Hakam ibn ‘Abdillah Al Balkhi’

    Question What is the status of the narrator Al Hakam ibn Abdillah Al-Balkhi? Are his narrations from Imam Abu Hanifah (rahimahullah) acceptable?

  • 23 January

    Do not swear/curse the dead

    Question How authentic is this Hadith? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “Do not curse the dead, for they have reached the result of what they have sent ahead”

  • 17 January

    The fragrance for men and women

    Question What is the reference for this Hadith and can it be quoted? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Fragrance for men is that which the scent is apparent and colour is hidden [like musk etc] and fragrance for women [when she intends to leave the home] is that which its colour is visible and its scent is hidden [like …

December, 2017

  • 14 December

    Eating fish and milk

    Question I would like to ask if there is any Hadith which prohibits combining milk and fish in the same meal?

  • 1 December

    A Hadith regarding the inheritance of a hermaphrodite

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? عن ابن عباس أن رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم سئل عن مولود ولد له قبل وذكر: من أين يورث؟ فقال النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم: يورث من حيث يبول Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) was asked regarding the inheritance of a hermaphrodite, [will he receive the share of a male or female?]. Nabi (sallallahu …

November, 2017

  • 20 November

    There should be no harm or reciprocating harm

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? لا ضرر ولا ضرار “There should be no harm or reciprocating harm”

  • 15 November

    Eating raw garlic

    Question Is there any Hadith preventing the eating of raw garlic?

  • 2 November

    Using water heated by the sun

    Question I remember reading somewhere a Hadith of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) that water heated by the sun should not be used because there is the possibility of contracting white leprosy. Is there such a Hadith?

October, 2017

  • 24 October

    The peril of studying Hadith without the guidance of the Fuqaha

    Question Please provide reference and the Arabic Text of the saying or a similar attributed to Imam Sufyan ibn ‘Uyaynah (rahimahullah): ‘Hadith are a source of deviation if not taken from its people’

  • 12 October

    A recommended du’a to recite when using the miswak

    Question Is this authentic? Du’a to be read at the time of using miswak: اللهم طهر فمي، ونور قلبي، وطهر بدني، وحرم جسدي على النار، وأدخلني برحمتك في عبادك الصالحين Allahumma tahhir fami, wa nawwir qalbi, a tahhir badani, a harrim jasadi ‘alan nar, wa adkhilni birahmatika fi ‘ibadikas salihin

  • 11 October

    Proof for not raising the hands during the salah

    Question I would like to ask about the authenticity of the Hadith reported by Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn Mas’ud (radhiyallahu ‘anhu) regarding performing raf’ul yadain only once in salah?