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Reciting Surah Ikhlas one hundred times after Fajr

Question

Is this Hadith reliable?

Sayyiduna Wathilah ibnul Asqa’ (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates: “I heard Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) saying, ‘Whomsoever offers Fajr Salah and then recites ‘Qul Huwallahu Ahad’ [Surah Ikhlas] one hundred times before speaking to anyone, his sins of a year would be forgiven.'”

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The Khatm-Kwajgan

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Is there any basis for the following that is recited when there is any problem?

Read 3 × durud sharif
Read 360 × du’a
Read 360 × Surah Inshirah (الم نشرح) with بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم
Read 360 × du’a
Read 3 × durud sharif

Du’a- La hawla wa la quwwata illa billah- La malja a wa la manja minallahi illa ilayhi

لا حَوْلَ وَ لاَ قُوَّةَ إِلاَّ بِاللهِ لاَ مَلْجَأَ وَ لاَ مَنْجَا مِنَ اللهِ إِلاَّ إِلَيْهِ

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Reciting Subhanallahi wa bi hamdihi

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من قال سبحان الله وبحمده في يوم مائة مرة حطت خطاياه وإن كانت مثل زبد البحر

Please translate this and give the reference.

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Source of a Hadith Qudsi

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What is the source of the Hadith Qudsi in which Allah Ta’ala says

“If you remember me I will remember you and if you forget me I still remember you” Read More »

Recite durud when you pass by a Masjid

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When you pass by a Masjid then recite durud:

عن علي ابن ابي طالب قال اذا مررتم بالمساجد فصلوا علي النبي صلي الله عليه و سلم

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The best gatherings are the most spacious

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Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

خير المجالس أوسعها

The best gatherings are the most spacious

 

Have the commentators explained that it is better for the gathering to be more spacious and spread out rather than people being cramped and uncomfortable?

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Saying ‘La ilaha illallah’, the most virtuous of good deeds

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Please can you provide a reference for this Hadith and comment on its authenticity.

عن أبي ذر قال: قلت: يا رسول الله، أوصني، قال: إذا عملت سيئة فأتبعها حسنة تمحها قال: قلت: يا رسول الله، أمن الحسنات لا إله إلا الله؟ قال: هي أفضل الحسنات

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The virtue of ‘La ilaha illallah’

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Is this Hadith strong enough to quote?

Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

“By Him in Whose hand is my soul, if the heavens and the earth and all that are in them and everything that is in between were brought and placed in one pan of the Balance, and the witnessing that there is no god but Allah were placed in the other, the latter would outweigh the former.”

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Make dhikr when hearing thunder

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What is the authenticity of this Hadith?

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

“Remember Allah Ta’ala [make dhikr] when hearing thunder for thunder will not harm the dhakir [the one remembering Allah]”

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A salutation [durud] which yields the reward of ten thousand salutations

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What is the authenticity of the following Hadith?

اللهم صل على سيدنا محمد ما اختلف الملوان وتعاقب العصران وكر الجديدان واستقبل الفرقدان وبلغ روحه وارواح اهل بيته منا التحية والسلام

Whoever recites this durud thrice, will receive the reward of reciting salutations 30 000 times.

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Hadiths on the polish for the heart

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Could you provide the exact translation and reference for the Hadith in which Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) explained that hearts rust like iron rusts. When asked: “How can they be polished?” He (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) replied, “Reciting Allah’s book and remembering Him much.”

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