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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?

September, 2017

  • 21 September

    Clarification on what to recite after ruku’

    Question Is there a contradiction between these narrations? 1) Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) says, “When we would read Salah behind Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and he would say ‘sami’allahu liman hamidah‘ then those behind would say, ‘sami’allahu liman hamidah.'” (Daraqutni) 2) Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “When the Imam says ‘sami’allahu liman hamidah‘, say ‘Allahumma Rabbana lakal …

  • 6 September

    The different wordings for the Takbirs of Tashriq

    Question The takbirs of tashriq have some versions citing Allahu Akbar twice in the beginning and the strength given is reliable. There is another version doing its rounds on social media citing Allahu Akbar thrice in the beginning and the strength given as authentic. Is it permissible to read both? Is one more authentic then the other? Should one not …

August, 2017

  • 30 August

    Can one sheep/goat suffice for many people in Udhiyah/Qurbani?

    Question Recently on social media people were saying that there is no need to slaughter more than one sheep or goat per household. They quoted the following Hadiths to substantiate this: 1. Narrated by ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) and Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) that when Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) wanted to do Qurbani then He (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) took two healthy …

  • 23 August

    Cupping on a Tuesday?

    Question There is a Hadith recorded in Sunan Abi Dawud, wherein Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said that ‘Tuesday is a day of blood.’ What is the status of this narration?

  • 5 August

    The importance of breast feeding and ensuring that one’s child does not starve

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “While I was sleeping two men (Angels) came to me, held my upper arms, and took me to a rocky mountain. They said, ‘Climb.’I said, I am unable to climb, they said, we will make it easy for you. So I ascended until I reached a high place in …