Death & Janazah

The virtue of a big congregation in Janazah Salah

Question What is the authenticity of the following narration : Malik ibn Hubayrah states that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “A person upon whom three rows perform Janazah Salah, Jannah/Allah’s forgiveness is compulsory for this person”

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Reciting a certain dhikr one hundred times daily

Question Is the following Hadith authentic? “Whomsoever recites ‘La ilaha illalahul malikul haqqul mubin’ one hundred times daily, this will be a means of protection against poverty, he will be safe from the loneliness of the grave, and by virtue of this dhikr, he will knock on the door of Jannah”

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An amazing dream of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)

Question What is the authenticity of the following? Sayyiduna ‘Abdur Rahman ibn Samurah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that once Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) came out to us and said: “Last night I saw a marvelous dream. I saw a man from my Ummah and the Angel of Death approached him to take his soul, but the man’s obedience to his …

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The forbidden times for nafl salah

Question The Ulama say performing nawafl salah after Fajr until sunrise, at zawal time and from ‘Asr to Maghrib is not permissible. Can you cite the authentic narrations to suggest this?

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Is it wrong to cry over the deceased?

Question Please clarify if someone cannot control his tears while remembering his beloved child who has passed away, is there anything wrong with this? I have read that when tears flow, it is a kind of mercy from Allah and it is not haram.

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Reciting the last two verses of Surah Tawbah

Question  What is the status of the following Hadith? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The one who continuously reads ‘Laqad ja-akum Rasulum min anfusikum’ till the end of the Surah [Surah Tawbah, verse 128 and 129] will not face a death through something collapsing on him, drowning, (being) burnt or being struck by iron”

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Value five before five things occur

Question Kindly provide the correct sequence and the reference to the following narration: “Take benefit of five before five: your youth before your old age, your good health before your sickness, your wealth before your poverty, your free-time before your preoccupation, and your life before your death”

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