Death & Janazah

Status of children buried alive in Jahiliyyah

Question What is the grade of the following Hadith and what does it mean?   Sayyiduna Salamah ibn Yazid Al Ju’fi (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: ‘My brother and I came to the Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and said that our mother had passed away during jahiliyyah, she use to honour her guests, upheld the ties of kinship, and did such and such good, but …

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Authenticity of a du’a to be recited in the morning and evening

Question What is the status of this Hadith? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: ‘Whoever says three times when he gets up in the morning: ‘A’udhu billahis sami’il ‘alim minash shaytanir rajim’ and he recites the last three verses of Surah Al-Hashr Allah appoints seventy thousand (70 000) angels who say make du’a for forgiveness on behalf of him until the evening. …

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Death on a Friday

Question I’ve heard that if one dies on a Friday, he/she will be saved from the punishment of the grave. Is this correct?

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The fast of 15th Sha’ban

Question What is the status of the fasting on the day of the 15th of Sha’ban. I have read conflicting rulings regarding this. Could you kindly shed some light and clarify this in the light of Hadith?

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