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October, 2017

  • 4 October

    A follow up query on the Sahabi who picked up a morsel of food

    Question In the narration where Sayyiduna Ma’qil ibn Yasar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) picked up a morsel of food which fell, wiped it and ate it, there is mention of farmers or Bedouins poking fun at this. Were they Muslims or Non-Muslims?

  • 3 October

    Eating watermelon with fresh dates

    Question What is the reference for this Hadith? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would eat watermelon with ripe dates, saying: ‘The heat of this [dates] neutralises the coolness of that [watermelon]’

September, 2017

  • 6 September

    Eating fruit before or after meals?

    Question There is a Hadith which states Sayyiduna Abul Haytham ibn Tayhan (radiyallahu ‘anhu) presented to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and some Sahabah different types of dates. Thereafter he slaughtered an animal and served the meat to them. Is it correct to serve and consume fruit first before the main meal or should one have fruit after the meal?

August, 2017

  • 23 August

    An unauthentic virtue of eating with one’s servant

    Question Is this narration authentic? “Eating with one’s servant/helper is part of humility and whoever eats with his servant, Jannah yearns for him”

  • 21 August

    Eat and apply olive oil

    Question Can this narration be quoted? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Eat olive/olive oil and use its oil for indeed it is a blessed tree”

  • 17 August

    How often would the Sahabah (radiyallahu’anhum) eat?

    Question When people follow diets they say that it is good to eat snacks during the day and a total of 5-6 times a day. Is there anything mentioned in the Hadith regarding how often a person should eat?

  • 15 August

    Deeds that necessitate Jannah; Feeding, enjoining good and controlling the tongue

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? جاء أعرابي إلى النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم فقال: دلني على عمل يدخلني الجنة. قال: أطعم الجائع، واسق الظمآن، وأمر بالمعروف، وانه عن المنكر، فإن لم تطق فكف لسانك إلا من خير

  • 14 August

    Feeding others and speaking courteously during Hajj

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? الحج المبرور ليس له جزاء إلا الجنة. قيل وما بره؟ قال: إطعام الطعام و إفشاء السلام/طيب الكلام

July, 2017

June, 2017