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January, 2015

  • 19 January

    Narrations in Tafsir of Imam Wahidi (rahimahullah)

    Question What is the opinion of the Hadith specialists regarding the famous scholar, al-Wahidi? Are the narrations that he uses in his al-tafseer al-waseet, al-Wajeez, and Asbab al-Nuzool considered to be reliable? How would a reader trust a given narration found in these works of his?

December, 2014

November, 2014

  • 10 November

    Status of children buried alive in Jahiliyyah

    Question What is the grade of the following Hadith and what does it mean?   Sayyiduna Salamah ibn Yazid Al Ju’fi (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: ‘My brother and I came to the Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and said that our mother had passed away during jahiliyyah, she use to honour her guests, upheld the ties of kinship, and did such and such good, but …

  • 8 November

    A Sahabi who attained Jannah without offering a single Salah

    Question Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) would ask the people ‘Tell me of a person who entered Jannah without offering a single Salah’? Who was this Sahabi?

  • 7 November

    Authenticity of a du'a to be recited in the morning and evening

    Question What is the status of this hadith? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: ‘Whoever says three times when he gets up in the morning: ‘A’udhu billahis sami’il ‘alim minash shaytanir rajim’ and he recites the last three verses of Surah Al-Hashr Allah appoints seventy thousand (70 000) angels who say make du’a for forgiveness on behalf of him until the evening. …

  • 5 November

    The virtues of reaching old age

    Question Please verify the authenticity of the following narration: ‘No one reaches forty years in Islam except that Allah protects him from madness, leprosy and leucoderma. When he is fifty, Allah makes easy his reckoning. When he reaches sixty, Allah grants him repentance. And when he reaches seventy, Allah loves him and the inhabitants of the heavens love him. And …

September, 2014

  • 17 September

    Reciting the Shahadah when washing each limb in wudu

    Question Is there a Hadith regarding reading the Shahadah when washing every limb in wudu?

  • 16 September

    Meaning and authenticity of the Hadith: 'I am the city of knowledge and 'Ali is it's gate'

    Question What is the authenticity and meaning of the following narration? ‘I am the city of knowledge and ‘Ali is it’s gate’ Kindly provide the correct meaning as the Shi’ah misinterpret the Hadith.

  • 4 September

    Ibn Hajar (rahimahullah)'s Al 'Ujab Fi Bayanil Asbab

    Question I was reading  Hafiz Ibn Hajar Al ‘Asqalani’s Al ‘Ujab Fi Bayanil Asbab (regarding the reasons of revelation of the different verses of the Holy Quran), and I wanted to ask what his methodology is in this book with regards to the hadiths he cites in it? Are all of the hadiths he cites in there acceptable according to …

  • 2 September

    A du’a before wudu

    Question Is the following du’a to be read before wudu? اللهم اني اسألك تمام الوضوء وتمام الصلوة وتمام رضوانك وتمام مغفرتك Translation: O Allah I ask you to bless me with a complete wudu, complete Salah, your complete happiness and forgiveness.

  • 1 September

    Is there a specific day to clip one’s nails?

    Question Is there a Hadith where Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) prohibited cutting nails on Wednesday or any other day?

August, 2014