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December, 2016

November, 2016

  • 15 November

    Simplicity is part of Iman

    Question Is this narration sound? “Simplicity is [a distinguishing trait] of Faith”

  • 4 November

    The du’a of a sick person

    Question Can you please confirm the authenticity of this narration: Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “When you visit a sick person, then ask him to make du’a for you for his du’as are [readily accepted] like the du’a of the Angels”

  • 4 November

    Clarification regarding the Hadith ‘Whoever initiates a sin is also sinful when others follow’

    Question 1) Are these Hadiths authentic? 2) After reading these Hadiths, is it safe to conclude that if a person initiates a sin and others follow him, he will get a share of this sin?   Hadith 1: Abdullah Ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrated that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “No soul is killed unlawfully, but there is a …

October, 2016

  • 21 October

    Do good to those who harm you and speak the truth even it is against you

    Question What is the reliability of this Hadith? “Join ties with those who sever ties with you, do good to those who harm you and speak the truth even it is against you”

  • 18 October

    As you are, so will be the rulers that will soon be set over you

    Question Please provide the reference for this Hadith: Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “As you are (as far as your actions are), so will be the rulers that will soon be set over you.”

  • 5 October

    Fasting in the month of Muharram

    Question Is the following narration reliable: عن ابن عباس رضي الله عنهما قال قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه و سلم : من صام يوم عرفة كان له كفارة سنتين ومن صام يوما من المحرم فله بكل يوم ثلاثون يوما It is reported from Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: “The one who observes …

  • 4 October

    Authenticity of the famous nashid ‘Tala’al badru ‘alayna’

    Question Is it true that when Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) came to Madinah Munawwarah some women and young girls were singing طَلَعَ الْبَدْرُ عَلَيْنَا مِنْ ثَنِيَّات الْوَدَاعِ وَجَبَ الشُّكْرُ عَلَيْنَا مَا دَعَا لِلَّهِ دَاعِ

September, 2016

  • 26 September

    The enormous stature of the earlier Hadith Masters

    Question If a Hadith in Tirmidhi has been declared hasan sahih by Imam Tirmidhi (rahimahullah) but declared weak by contemporary ‘Ulama after scrutinising the chain. Which ruling would be given preference to?

  • 25 September

    Du’a when the new year begins

    Question I have heard that the Sahabah (radiyallahu ‘anhum) would recite a du’a for the new year. What is this du’a?