Home | Tag Archives: Musnad Ahmad (page 16)

Tag Archives: Musnad Ahmad

May, 2015

  • 19 May

    The obligation of Salatul Witr

    Question Please provide the source for the following Hadith: “Witr is a duty, so he who does not observe it is not of us.” Are there variations of this Hadith in which the last part, “he is not of us”, is repeated multiple times and is there a difference of opinion regarding its grading?

  • 16 May

    Narrations on protecting the gaze

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? “When anyone’s eyes fall on the beauty of a woman and he immediately casts his gaze away from her, Allah grants him Divine guidance towards such ‘ibadah, the ecstasy of which he feels in himself” Can you also provide other Hadiths on lowering and protecting the gaze.

  • 4 May

    A Hadith on joining ties and noble characteristics

    Question Is the following Hadith reliable? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Join ties with those who cut off ties with you, give those who deprive you and forgive/ignore those who do injustice to you”

  • 2 May

    The conquest of Constantinople

    Question What is the status of the Hadith wherein Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) gave the glad tidings of the conquest of Constantinople?

April, 2015

  • 28 April

    Five sterling advices from Hadith

    Question Where can I find this Hadith? Hadrat Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) is reported to have said, “Who is it that will take these laws from me and acts upon them or teach them to such a person that will act upon them?” I replied, “I will do so.” Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) held my hand …

  • 21 April

    Loving fellow believers and not taunting them

    Question Are the following narration sahih? 1. Sayyiduna Mu’adh (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that Muhammad (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: ‘Whoever taunts a brother (Muslim) with a sin (which the Muslim has committed), will not die until he (the taunter) commits the same sin.’ 2. Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that Muhammad (sallallahu ‘alyhi wasallam) said: ‘A Mu’min (Believer) is the repository …

  • 21 April

    Safeguarding the tongue, a means of protecting one's Iman

    Question Kindly verify the following Hadith: “A person’s Iman (faith) is not upright until his heart is upright, and his heart is not upright until his tongue is upright”

  • 20 April

    Hadith on respecting elders, showing mercy on children and acknowledging the right's of Scholars

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration? Sayyiduna ‘Ubadah ibn Samit (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “He who does not respect our elders, and does not have mercy on our children, and does not acknowledge the rights our scholars, is not of my Ummah.”

March, 2015

  • 24 March

    A du’a to be read after Fajr and Maghrib for protection from Jahannam

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration? The Prophet (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “When you pray Fajr, say seven times before speaking, ‘O Allah, protect me from the Fire.’ If you die on that day, Allah will write for you protection from the Fire. When you pray Maghrib, say seven times before speaking, ‘O Allah, protect me …

  • 23 March

    Difference between Muslim and Mu’min

    Question In several Hadiths, Rasulullah (sallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) seems to differentiate between a Mu’min and a Muslim. For example, in Sunan Tirmidhi, Nabi (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) said: “The Muslim is the one from whose tongue and hand Muslims are safe, and the believer is the one with whom the people trust their blood and their wealth.” Would you kindly enlighten me on …

  • 12 March

    Meaning of being protected from ‘destruction by sin’

    Question Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: “Whoever says the following ten times, at the end of every Fajr prayer, while his feet are still folded, before speaking: La ilaha illallahu, wahdahu la sharika lahu, lahul mulku wa lahul hamdu, yuhyi wa yumitu, wa huwa ‘ala kulli shayin qadir Translation: None has the right to be worshipped but Allah, Alone without partner, …

December, 2014

  • 2 December

    The virtues of dates and vinegar

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narrations? 1) A house which has dates will never suffer hunger. 2) A household which has vinegar is not short of gravy.

November, 2014

  • 28 November

    The four best women of Jannah

    Question Kindly provide the reference for the following Hadith: Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: ‘The four best women of Jannah are Khadijah bintu Khuwaylid, Fatimah bintu Muhammad, Maryam bintu ‘Imran and Asiyah bintu Muzahim the wife of Fir’awn’