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Tag Archives: Lisanul Mizan

November, 2017

October, 2017

  • 23 October

    A lengthy Hadith on advices offered to Abu Dharr (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? عن أبي ذر قال دخلت المسجد فإذا رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم جالس وحده قال يا أبا ذر إن للمسجد تحية وإن تحيته ركعتان فقم فاركعهما قال فقمت فركعتهما ثم عدت فجلست إليه فقلت يا رسول الله إنك أمرتني بالصلاة فما الصلاة قال خير موضوع استكثر أو استقل قال قلت يا …

  • 6 October

    Fulfilling the need of a Muslim, a deed greater than [nafl] i’tikaf

    Question Is this Hadith correct? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “It is more beloved to me that I walk with my brother to fulfill his need than I stay secluded in [optional] i’tikaf in the Masjid of Madinah for a month”

  • 2 October

    Nabi’s (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) advices to Mu’adh (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question Is this narration correct?  عن معاذ بن جبل أن النبي صلى لله عليه وسلم لما بعثه إلى اليمن مشى معه أكثر من ميل يوصيه فقال يا معاذ أوصيك بتقوى الله العظيم وصدق الحديث وأداء الأمانة وترك الخيانة وخفض الجناح ولين الكلام ورحمة اليتيم والتفقه في الدين والجزع من الحساب وحب الآخرة يا معاذ ولا تفسدن أرضا ولا تشتم مسلما …

September, 2017

  • 28 September

    An unreliable narration regarding the book of deeds on the Day of Qiyamah

    Question What is authenticity of following narration? إذا كان يوم القيامة نادى مناد لا يرفعن أحد من هذه الأمة كتابه قبل أبي بكر وعمر

  • 27 September

    An unreliable virtue of earning a livelihood

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? إن من الذنوب ذنوبا لا يكفرها الصلاة ولا الصيام ولا الحج ولا العمرة قالوا: فما يكفرها يا رسول الله قال: الهموم في طلب المعيشة

  • 8 September

    A fabrication regarding ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) and the bridge (sirat)

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “No one will be permitted to cross [an incline] by the bridge (sirat) on the Day of Qiyamah except through the permission/wilayah of Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu)”

  • 5 September

    The zuhd and simplicity of Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question عن الحسن يعني البصري قال : أتيت مجلسا في مسجدنا يعني جامع البصرة فإذا أنا بنفر من أصحاب رسول الله (صلى الله عليه وسلم) يتذاكرون زهد أبي بكر وعمر وما فتح الله عليهما من الإسلام… قال الأحنف بن قيس : فسألوا عائشة وحفصة وكانتا مجتمعتين فقالت عائشة : إني سائلة أمير المؤمنين ذلك ، وقالت حفصة : ما أراه …

August, 2017

July, 2017

  • 27 July

    Two seekers are never satiated

    Question I would like to know whether the following Hadith is authentic: Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reported, Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: منهومان لا يشبعان طالبهما طالب علم، وطالب الدنيا The seekers of two concerns are never satisfied; the seeker of knowledge and the seeker of the world.

  • 20 July

    A narration stating a minimum duration for which the inhabitants of Jahannam will have to remain therein

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “By Allah, None will exit Jahannam until he spends a few hiqb in there.” One hiqb is approximately eighty (80) years, each year is 360 days.

  • 15 July

    An unauthentic narration regarding Abu Bakr’s (radiyallahu ‘anhu) regrets

    Question There is a Hadith which mentions Sayyiduna Abu Bakr’s regrets before his death. He mentioned, “There are three things I did, which I now regret, three things I did not do but wish I had done and I regret that I did not get clarification from Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) on three matters…” Is this authentic?

June, 2017

  • 28 June

    An unauthentic virtue of providing for one’s family

    Question Is this authentic? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “O Abu Kahil, whoever works and provides for his wife, children and slaves, enforcing the laws of Allah upon them and only provides halal, Allah Ta’ala will grant him the stage of the martyrs”