Etiquettes

Translation & reference for a Hadith on du’a

Question

Kindly verify the translation and provide the reference of the following.

“Verily your Lord is Generous and Shy. If His servant raises his hands to Him (in supplication) He becomes shy to return them empty.”

JazakAllah khairan

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Eid gifts

Question

How did Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam)  and his Sahabah (radiyallahu’anhum)  celebrate eid?

Is there anything in the Hadith about giving “eidy” to our family and friends or is this an innovation (riwaaj).

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Hadith on upbringing of children

Question

What is the status of this Hadith?

أَدِّبُوا أولادَكم على ثلاثِ خِصالٍ : على حُبِّ نبيِّكم، وحُبِّ أهلِ بيتِهِ، وعلى قراءةِ القرآنِ، فإن حَمَلَةَ القرآنِ في ظِلِّ اللهِ يومَ لا ظِلَّ إلا ظِلُّهُ، مع أنبيائِه وأصْفِيَائِهِ

Teach your children three things;

1. Love for your Prophet (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam)

2. Love for his Family

3. Quran recital,

For indeed the bearers of the Quran will be under the shade of Allah’s [throne] with the Prophets and chosen ones, on a day in which there will be no other shade.

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Not missing a single lesson

Question

We hear many a times from scholars/teachers that if a student misses a day of lesson then he is deprived from 40 days of blessings. Is there any basis to that in Hadith (or anywhere)

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Another du’a to be recited after eating

Question

Is the following authentic?

If a person recites the following du’a after eating, he will not be questionable regarding the food:

الْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ الَّذِي هُوَ أَشْبَعَنَا وَأَرْوَانَا وَأَنْعَمَ عَلَيْنَا وَأَفْضَلَ

Translation: All praise belongs to Allah, the one who has satiated us, quenched as and has showered us with bounties.

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Continuous reward for wudu

Question

After making wudu if you pray Bismillahi Walhamdu Lillah the guarding angels (who record your deeds) will go on writing pious deeds to your credit.

Is this true?

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