Search Results for: modesty

February, 2021

May, 2019

April, 2019

  • 25 April

    Explanation of the Hadith on true modesty

    Question رواه الترمذي عن عبد الله بن مسعود قال: قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم: “استحيوا من الله حق الحياء. قال: قلنا: يا رسول الله، إنا نستحي والحمد لله، قال: ليس ذاك، ولكن الاستحياء من الله حق الحياء أن تحفظ الرأس وما وعى، والبطن وما حوى، ولتذكر الموت والبلى، ومن أراد الآخرة ترك زينة الدنيا، فمن فعل ذلك استحيا من الله حق الحياء”. …

March, 2016

September, 2015

  • 15 September

    Modesty is from Iman

    Question Is the following narration reliable? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Modesty is from Iman and the [people of] Iman will be in Jannah”

  • 7 September

    The modesty of Sayyiduna ‘Uthman ibn ‘Affan (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question Is the following narration authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) was reclining in his house while his legs were uncovered. Sayyiduna Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) sought permission to enter, so he permitted him to enter and he spoke to him. Then Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) sought permission to enter, so he was permitted likewise, and he spoke to him as well …

August, 2015

  • 23 August

    Modesty is all of Iman

    Question What is the status of the following narration? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) once when asked if modesty was in fact a part of the religion, he replied, “Nay, rather it is the entire religion all of it”.

August, 2014

  • 26 August

    The modesty of Sayyidatuna ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha)

    Question I have heard that Sayyidatuna ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) was not particular about pardah (covering herself) as long as Nabi (salallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and Sayyiduna Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) were buried in her house. However when Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) was buried, whenever she entered there she used to observe pardah. Could the above please be verified?

February, 2021

  • 19 February

    Ten noble traits of character

    Question Is the following narration suitable to quote? Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) has said that there are ten noble traits of character: Speaking the truth. [Having] True courage/strength when it comes to the obedience of Allah Ta’ala. Giving to the needy. Returning a good favor. Maintaining family ties. Taking care of and returning a trust [something kept by you for …

December, 2019

  • 19 December

    Music has the same ill effect as intoxicants

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? The Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Keep away from music, because it incites the feelings of lust, destroys shame, and it intoxicates like wine.” [Shu’abul Iman]

  • 17 December

    Arabic text of the Hadith regarding the composure of a Sahabiyyah at the time of calamity

    Question Can you provide the Arabic text of this Hadith? The son of Ummu Khallad (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) was martyred. When she heard about it she came to Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) to enquire about his position and reward. Despite being afflicted by the great tragedy of losing her son, her face was still covered with a niqab (veil/purdah). A …

  • 13 December

    Composure of a Sahabiyyah at the time of calamity

    Question Please comment on the authenticity of this narration: The son of Ummu Khallad (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) was martyred. When she heard about it she came to Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) to enquire about his position and reward. Despite being afflicted by the great tragedy of losing her son, her face was still covered with a niqab (veil/purdah). A Sahabi (radiyallahu …

April, 2018

  • 11 April

    Fatimah bintu Nasr ibn Al ‘Attar Al Baghdadiyyah

    Question There is a narration about the modesty of a pious woman who had such haya, that she never left her house except on three occasions (Her birth, when she got married and her janazah) I am unsure about her name, if it was Fatimah Al Baghdadiyyah or another person What is the source of this report and the identity …