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October, 2017

  • 17 October

    The generosity of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and the barakah of ten dirhams

    Question Is this an authentic Hadith? حدثنا أبو شعيب الحراني، ثنا يحيى بن عبد الله البابلتي، ثنا أيوب بن نهيك، قال: سمعت عطاء بن أبي رباح، يقول سمعت ابن عمر، يقول: سمعت رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم، وأتى صاحب بز فاشترى منه قميصا بأربعة دراهم فخرج وهو عليه فإذا رجل من الأنصار، فقال: يا رسول الله صلى الله عليه …

  • 17 October

    Sheep are among the animals of Jannah

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? صَلّوا في مراح الغنم وامسحوا رغامها فإنّها من دواب الجنّة

  • 17 October

    The reason we walk briskly only during the first three rounds of Tawaf

    Question What is the meaning if ‘illal ibqa-u ‘alayhim’ mean in the following narration of Sahih Muslim? ولم يمنعه أن يأمرهم أن يرملوا الأشواط كلها، إلا الإبقاء عليهم

  • 16 October

    The keys of the Ka’bah

    Question How was the key of the Ka’bah given to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) on the occasion of the Conquest of Makkah? Was it taken or was it handed over willingly?

  • 16 October

    Reciting a Quranic verse in the ears of one who has evil character

    Question What is authenticity of following narration? من ساء خلقه من الرقيق والدواب والصبيان، فاقرءوا في أذنيه: أفغير دين الله يبغون

  • 16 October

    Meaning of ‘ruknayn’

    Question What does ‘ruknayn’ refer to in the following narration: ويمشوا ما بين الركنين

  • 16 October

    The true majahid is one who strives against his soul

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? Sayyiduna Fadalah ibn ‘Ubayd (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The true mujahid is he who strives against his soul for the pleasure/obedience of Allah Ta’ala”

  • 12 October

    Another suitable du’a for insomnia

    Question Is this correct? Sayyiduna Khalid ibn Al Walid (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reported that once he suffered from insomnia. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) advised him to recite the following du’a when going to sleep: اللَّهُمَّ رَبَّ السَّمَوَاتِ السَّبْعِ وَمَا أَظَلَّتْ، وَرَبَّ الأَرَضِينَ وَمَا أَقَلَّتْ، وَرَبَّ الشَّيَاطِينِ وَمَا أَضَلَّتْ، كُنْ لِي جَارًا مِنْ شَرِّ خَلْقِكَ كُلِّهِمْ جَمِيعًا أَنْ يَفْرُطَ عَلَيَّ أَحَدٌ …

  • 12 October

    More advices offered to Mu’adh (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question Is this narration authentic? عن معاذ بن جبل قال: بعثني رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم إلى اليمن، فلما سرت أرسل في أثري فرددت، فقال: ” أتدري لم بعثت إليك؟ لا تصيبن شيئا بغير إذني فإنه غلول، {ومن يغلل يأت بما غل يوم القيامة} [آل عمران: 161]، لهذا دعوتك، فامض لعملك

  • 12 October

    Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) desired that every person memorise Surah Yasin and Surah Mulk

    Question Are the following narrations authentic? 1) Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “I wish that it was in the heart of every person of my Ummah, i.e. Surah Yasin” 2) Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “I wish that it was in the heart of every person of my Ummah, i.e. Surah Mulk”

  • 12 October

    A recommended du’a to recite when using the miswak

    Question Is this authentic? Du’a to be read at the time of using miswak: اللهم طهر فمي، ونور قلبي، وطهر بدني، وحرم جسدي على النار، وأدخلني برحمتك في عبادك الصالحين Allahumma tahhir fami, wa nawwir qalbi, a tahhir badani, a harrim jasadi ‘alan nar, wa adkhilni birahmatika fi ‘ibadikas salihin

  • 11 October

    Another du’a for fear and insomnia?

    Question Is this Du’a suitable for practice? Du’a for Fear and Insomnia: اللَّهُمَّ إنِّي أعُوذُ بكَ مِنَ الكُفْرِ والفَقْرِ، اللَّهُمَّ إنِّي أعُوذُ بكَ مِنْ عذابِ القَبْرِ لا إلهَ إلاَّ أنتَ Allahumma inni a’udhu bika minal kufri wal faqri Allahumma inni a’udhi bika min ‘adhabil qabri La ilaha illa anta

  • 11 October

    Clarification on a statement of ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma)

    Question In the last part of the following Hadith recorded in Sahih Muslim (1246): عن طاوس، قال: قال ابن عباس قال لي معاوية: أعلمت أني قصرت من رأس رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم عند المروة بمشقص؟ فقلت له: لا أعلم هذا إلا حجة عليك Who is the pronoun referring to? Did Tawus (rahimahullah) tell Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu …