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August, 2017

  • 23 August

    An unauthentic virtue of eating with one’s servant

    Question Is this narration authentic? “Eating with one’s servant/helper is part of humility and whoever eats with his servant, Jannah yearns for him”

  • 23 August

    Allah Ta’ala’s complaint about some of His bondmen

    Question Please verify the authenticity of this Hadith: Allah Ta’ala said: ‘The son of Adam tells a lie against Me though he does not have the right to do so. He abuses me though he hasn’t the right to do so. As for his telling a lie against Me, it is his saying that I will not recreate him as …

  • 22 August

    The hypocrisy of the people at the end of time

    Question Please mention the source and authenticity of this Hadith? “Their tongues are sweeter than sugar whilst their hearts are the hearts of wolves”

  • 22 August

    Living close to the Masjid but not frequenting it is a sign of hypocrisy

    Question What is the source of this narration? كفى علماً عَلَى النفاق أن يكون الرَّجُلُ جار المسجد لا يرى فِيهِ

  • 22 August

    A narration regarding Nabi’s (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) love for ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha)

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? Once Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) asked Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) ‘How is your love for me?’ ‘Like the rope’s knot’ he replied, [indicating that it is strong and secure]. Thereafter, she would ask him, ‘How is the knot?’ And he would reply: ‘In the same condition.’

  • 21 August

    Meaning of Imam Tirmidhi’s statement in Kitabul ‘Ilal

    Question In Kitabul ‘ilal, Imam Tirmidhi (rahimahullah) says: وقد بينا هذا على وجهه في الكتاب الذى فيه الموقوف What does ‘على وجهه’ mean?

  • 21 August

    Ahmad ibn Harb (rahimahullah) explains how he achieved enjoyment in ‘ibadah

    Question Respected scholars Who is the following attributed to and please mention the reference: عبدت الله خمسين سنة، فما وجدت حلاوة العبادة حتى تركت ثلاثة أشياء: تركت رضى الناس حتى قدرت أن أتكلم بالحق، وتركت صحبة الفاسقين حتى وجدت صحبة الصالحين، وتركت حلاوة الدنيا حتى وجدت حلاوة الآخرة

  • 21 August

    Eat and apply olive oil

    Question Can this narration be quoted? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Eat olive/olive oil and use its oil for indeed it is a blessed tree”

  • 21 August

    Were the Jinn the first to reside on earth before Humans?

    Question What is the level of authenticity of this narration? Ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) states, “The first to reside on earth were the Jinn. They spread corruption and bloodshed in it and killed one another. So, Allah sent Iblis with an army of Angels and he fought them until they were forced to settle on islands and mountain tops. Allah …

  • 19 August

    A monk was forgiven due to charity

    Question What is the reference for this incident? Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said, “A monk worshipped Allah in his hermitage for sixty years. Then a woman came and laid down at his side, so he laid down with her and was intimate (in adultery) with her for six nights. He became regretful and he fled. He arrived at …

  • 17 August

    Hasan Al Basri (rahimahullah) on fulfilling the needs of a Muslim

    Question What is the reference for this statement of Hasan Al Basri? “Fulfilling one need of a Muslim is more desirable to me than offering one thousand rak’ahs of [optional] Salah”

  • 17 August

    ‘You are an ummah for whom I want ease’

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? It is narrated that Sayyiduna Mihjan ibnul Adra’ said: I came with Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and when we were at the door of the Masjid, we saw a man offering Salah. He said: ‘Do you think he is sincere?’ I said: ‘O Prophet of Allah, this is so and so, he is one …

  • 17 August

    Salutations [durud] to cleanse the heart of hypocrisy

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? من قال صلى الله على محمد طَهُرَ قلبه من النفاق كما يطهر الثوب بالماء Whoever says, ‘Sallallahu ‘ala Muhammad, his heart will be cleansed of hypocrisy just as water cleanses a garment