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January, 2018

  • 29 January

    The punishments for not forbidding evil

    Question Rasulullah (sallallahu alayhi wa sallam) said: “Command righteousness and prohibit evil otherwise Allah will appoint a tyrant ruler over you who will inflict a painful punishment. Your pious men will supplicate [to Allah for aid], but they will not be answered. Command righteousness and prohibit evil otherwise Allah will appoint such a ruler who will not respect your seniors nor …

December, 2017

  • 28 December

    Punishment for condoning evil and associating with sinners

    Question Is this correct? It was once revealed to Nabi Yusha’ ibn Nun (‘alayhis salam) that a punishment would befall his people and destroy one hundred thousand of them. Sixty thousand of them were sinners, whereas the other forty thousand were outwardly pious people! [In astonishment] Nabi Yusha’ asked, “O Allah! What crime did the pious people commit?” Allah Ta’ala …

  • 19 December

    Punishment for not discharging Zakah

    Question Is this narration authentic? ما من صاحب كنز لا يؤدي زكاته إلا أحمي عليه في نار جهنم فيجعل صفائح فيكوى بها جنباه وجبينه حتى يحكم الله بين عباده

November, 2017

  • 23 November

    The debate between Jannah and Jahannam

    Question What is the level of authenticity of this Hadith? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “Jannah and Jahannam argued. Jahannam said, ‘I have been preferred by being given the arrogant and the tyrants.’ Jannah retorted, said, ‘What is with me? Only the weak and disregarded among people will enter me.’ Allah Ta’ala then said to Jannah, ‘You are My …

September, 2017

  • 11 September

    Hasan Al Basri (rahimahullah) explains how to ward off the punishment of Allah Ta’ala

    Question What is the level of authenticity of this narration? Hasan Al  Basri (rahimahullah) said: “The Oppression of Kings is from the Punishments of Allah Ta’ala. The Punishment of Allah Ta’ala cannot be warded off with swords. Verily, safety and warding it off are only by means of du’a, tawbah, turning to Allah Ta’ala in repentance, and by eliminating sins. …

August, 2017

  • 5 August

    The importance of breast feeding and ensuring that one’s child does not starve

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “While I was sleeping two men (Angels) came to me, held my upper arms, and took me to a rocky mountain. They said, ‘Climb.’I said, I am unable to climb, they said, we will make it easy for you. So I ascended until I reached a high place in …

July, 2017

  • 25 July

    Is the practice of reciting Surah Al Qadr upon the soil of the grave authentic?

    Question There is a practice mentioned by the scholars which says recite Surah Al Qadr seven times on the grave soil. The soil is then buried with the janazah and the janazah will be released from the punishment of the grave . There are three narrations of this practice, is this suitable to practice? What is the authenticity of these …

March, 2017

  • 8 March

    The punishment for disobedience to parents is meted out without delay

    Question What is the authenticity of the following Hadith? Sayyiduna Abu Bakrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “While the punishments for other sins are delayed till the Hereafter, the punishment for disobeying parents is meted out even before a person leaves this world”

February, 2017

  • 10 February

    The drink in Jahannam for those who consume intoxicants

    Question What is the grade of this Hadith? Those who drink alcohol: “Allah ‘Azza Wa Jalla has made a vow that anyone who drinks any intoxicant will be made to drink ‘tinatul khabal’ [in the Hereafter]. The Companions (radiyallahu ‘anhum) asked, ‘What is ‘tinatul khabal’? He explained: ‘It is the perspiration of the inhabitants of Jahannam'”

January, 2017

  • 30 January

    Abu Talib’s punishment

    Question Is there a narration which states that the uncle of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam), Abu Talib, will receive a punishment where the fire will be up to his ankles and his brains will boil [due to the severe heat]?

  • 19 January

    Some proofs for stoning the adulterer

    Question Are there any Hadiths which support stoning to death as a punishment for zina?

November, 2016

  • 9 November

    The punishment of lying regarding dreams

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whoever relates a dream which he has not really had will have to tie a knot between two grains of barley [on the Day of Qiyamah] and will not be able to do so”

October, 2016

  • 21 October

    The illegitimate child is not to blame for the sins of his parents

    Question What is the authenticity and explanation of the below? 1. لا يدخل الجنة ولد زنية “The child of illicit sexual intercourse will not enter Jannah” And 2.  وولد الزنية ليس عليهم من أوزار آبائهم وأمهاتهم شيء “The child of zina will not be taken to account for the sin of his parents”.