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March, 2018

  • 19 March

    Nabi’s (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) advice to a woman to dress modestly

    Question What is the translation of the following Hadith? عن ابن أسامة بن زيد، أن أباه أسامة، قال كساني رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم قبطية كثيفة كانت مما أهداها دحية الكلبي، فكسوتها امرأتي، فقال لي رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم: ما لك لم تلبس القبطية؟  قلت: يا رسول الله، كسوتها امرأتي. فقال لي رسول الله صلى الله عليه …

February, 2018

  • 20 February

    The aunt is like the mother

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The maternal aunt is in the position of the mother” [i.e. when it comes to showing compassion and taking care of a child]

  • 14 February

    The punishment for not being just between one’s wives

    Question How authentic is this Hadith? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “When a man has two wives and he is not just between them, he will come on the Day of Qiyamah with one side drooping/mutilated”

January, 2018

  • 23 January

    Abud Darda’s (radiyallahu ‘anhu) advise to his spouse

    Question Could you mention the reference for this? Sayyiduna Abud Darda (radiyallahu ‘anhu) told his wife Ummud Darda, “If I become angry then try to please me. If you become angry I will [say things that will] please you. Were we not to act this way, how quickly would we be separated!”

  • 17 January

    The fragrance for men and women

    Question What is the reference for this Hadith and can it be quoted? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Fragrance for men is that which the scent is apparent and colour is hidden [like musk etc] and fragrance for women [when she intends to leave the home] is that which its colour is visible and its scent is hidden [like …

December, 2017

November, 2017

  • 16 November

    Advice to treat women well

    Question Can you mention the full narration and comment on the authenticity? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “A man from the Ahlul-Kitab will marry a poor young woman, and neither desire divorce until they die of old age” The reference given is Al Mu’jamul Kabir of Imam Tabarani.

  • 14 November

    Warning against intermingling of the genders

    Question “Uqbah ibn ‘Amir (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said, “Beware of intermingling with women (in isolation)” then a man from the Ansar said, “O Rasulullah, what about the brother in law (and other male in laws)?” He (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) replied, “The in laws are death.”

September, 2017

  • 27 September

    Sa’id ibn Musayyab (rahimahullah) on the fitnah of women

    Question Is this authentic? Sa’id Ibn Al-Musayyab (rahimahullah)  said: “I have reached 80 years of age and I do not fear anything upon myself more than I fear [the fitnah] regarding women.” (Musannaf Ibn Abi Shaybah)

  • 14 September

    Caring for daughters without showing preferential treatment

    Question I have read the Hadith on your website regarding caring properly for daughters. Is there any Hadith which also mentions an added condition of not preferring other children over one’s daughters in Hadith?

  • 11 September

    Women being prevented from going to the masjid

    Question Are there Hadiths about Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhum) specifically preventing women from going to the masjid? I have always come across the following Hadith in relation to this issue: “Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) said: ‘If the Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) was alive to see what women are doing now, he would surely have prevented them from attending the prayers …

August, 2017

  • 24 August

    Women in ihram draping cloth over their faces

    Question Are these narrations sahih? (1) Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) said: ‘We were with Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) while in the state of ihram, and whenever riders would pass by us, we would drape down a cloth from above our heads, and once they passed by we would raise it up.’   (2) Fatimah bintil Mundhir (rahimahallah) said: ‘We would …

  • 9 August

    A narration on a pious wife

    Question Is this a Hadith? “A pious wife is such a wonderful aid for one’s Din”