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December, 2017

November, 2017

  • 29 November

    Offering Esha Salah in congregation for forty days in any masjid

    Question عَنْ عُمَرَ بْنِ الْخَطَّابِ، عَنِ النَّبِيِّ ـ صلى الله عليه وسلم ـ أَنَّهُ كَانَ يَقُولُ ‏ “مَنْ صَلَّى فِي مَسْجِدٍ جَمَاعَةً أَرْبَعِينَ لَيْلَةً لاَ تَفُوتُهُ الرَّكْعَةُ الأُولَى مِنْ صَلاَةِ الْعِشَاءِ كَتَبَ اللَّهُ لَهُ بِهَا عِتْقًا مِنَ النَّارِ‏”‏ ‏

August, 2017

  • 28 August

    A narration regarding animals on the ark of Nuh (‘alayhis salam)

    Question Is the following story found in the Hadith and can it be quoted? ‘When the animal dung on the ark of Nuh (‘alayhis salam) was becoming excessive, Allah Ta’ala ordered Nuh (‘alayhis salam) to poke the elephant’s trunk. When he did so, two pigs fell and started to eat the dung. When the rats started to gnaw and nibble …

  • 24 August

    ‘Do not crowd at the Hajarul Aswad, lest you harm someone’

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) prohibited Sayyiduna ‘Umar from kissing black stone if crowded and a means of discomfort and harm.

April, 2017

March, 2017

January, 2017

  • 31 January

    Imam Mahdi will be a regular person

    Question A Scholar who doesn’t cite any source mentioned that Al Mahdi will be a regular person. When he discovers he is the Mahdi, Allah Ta’ala will rectify him. He will be a regular person who sinned etc. Is this true?

December, 2016

September, 2016

  • 21 September

    How to really get to know someone

    Question Where is the narration to the effect that a person was praised in the presence of ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) and he asked: ‘Did you do business or travel with that person?’

July, 2016

  • 29 July

    A narration stating Iblis will fall into prostration before Qiyamah

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “When the sun rises from the west, Shaytan will fall into sajdah calling out to Allah, ‘Command me to prostrate to anyone you wish’. His assistants [other Shayatin] will say to him, ‘O Our leader! Why are you submitting and humbling yourself?’. He will say, ‘I …

  • 19 July

    A du’a attributed to Khidr (‘alayhis salam)

    Question Is the following incident authentic? ‘Ali ibn Abi Talib (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: I entered the Tawaf one night, and found a man holding onto the cover of the Ka’bah, saying: يَا مَنْ لَا يمنعه سَمْعٌ من سَمْعٍ يَا مَنْ لَا تَغْلَطُهُ الْمَسَائِلُ يَا مَنْ لَا يبرمه إِلْحَاح الْمُلِحِّينَ أَذِقْنِي بَرْدَ عَفْوِكَ وَحَلاوَةَ رَحْمَتِكَ ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) says, ‘I said to …