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September, 2015

  • 12 September

    Du’a for knowledge, ‘amal, sustenance and cure

    Question I want to know about supplications regarding ilm, rizq, amal etc. I memorized one of them (no. 1) but I keep hearing different versions of it from scholars (see 2, 3 as examples, and I have heard more versions). 1- Allahumma inni asaluka ‘ilman nafi’an wa rizqan tayyiban wa ‘amalan mutaqabbalan Ya arhamar rahimeen. (I had memorized this one). …

  • 12 September

    Is seeking knowledge better than worship?

    Question Is it true that seeking knowledge is better than worship?

  • 11 September

    The father is the best door to Jannah

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Sayyiduna Abud Darda (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reported that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “The father is the middle of the door of Jannah, so keep this door or lose it.” I have also been told there are variations of this Hadith where it says “The father is the key to Jannah” and not the door?

  • 7 September

    Abandoning things that do not concern one

    Question Please provide the reference for the following narration: “It is from the beauty of a person’s Islam that he abandons things that do not concern him.”

August, 2015

  • 30 August

    Allah personally re compensating the one who says a certain hamd [praise of Allah]

    Question What is the status of the following narration? Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) reports that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) informed them: “Once a certain slave of Allah said ‘Ya Rabbi, Lakal hamdu kama yambaghi li jalali wajhika wa li ‘azimi sultanika’. (O Allah, All praise belongs to you, as befits the Glory of Your Countenance and the greatness of …

  • 18 August

    Can the 'manzil' be recited?

    Question I would like to find out about the authenticity of ‘manzi’. I came across this Hadith which indicates the recitation of manzil and wanted to know if this Hadith is infact authentic and if the recitation of manzil daily is beneficial. Here is the Hadith:

  • 10 August

    Salah, a light [Nur] for the Believer

    Question Is the following a Hadith: الصَّلاةُ نُورُ الْمُؤْمِنِ Translation Salah is the light of the Believer

July, 2015

  • 29 July

    Another du’a for after meals

    Question ‘When you eat food and say All praise is due to Allah who fed me and gave this to me without any strength or ability on my part, do all your past and future sins get forgiven.’ I got this Hadith from Sahih al Jami – Is this true,

  • 28 July

    Sayyiduna ‘Abbas ibn ‘Abdil Muttalib (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question Is this narration authentic? Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Amr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: ‘Allah has taken me as a close friend (Khalil) as He took Ibrahim as a close friend. So my house and the house of Ibrahim will be opposite to one another in Jannah, and ‘Abbas will be in between us, a believer …

  • 28 July

    Honouring the noble ones

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? إذا أتاكم كريم قوم فأكرموه Translation When the noble ones of a certain nation come to you then honour them

  • 9 July

    Sayyiduna Ibrahim, the son of Nabi (sallallahu'alayhi wasallam)

    Question I’ve read a narration in ibn Majah reported by Abbas ibn Abdul Mutalib (radiyallahu ‘anhu) that the Prophet (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) had a son later in life to a slave woman – Maria ibn Qibitiya (radiyallahu ‘anha). Can you confirm the narration, and it’s grading? And, a narration to how he passed away?

June, 2015

  • 12 June

    A virtue of carrying the Janazah

    Question Is there any specific virtue mentioned in the Hadith for carrying the janazah?

  • 2 June

    Barakah (blessings) in three types of transactions

    Question   Kindly advise if the following narration is authentic: Sayyiduna Suhayb (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “There is Barakah (blessings) in three things, Installment Sales, Muqaradah (Profit Sharing Investments), Mixing wheat with barley for domestic use and not for re-selling”