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Any virtue for eating melons?

Question

Rasullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) said: “None of your women who are pregnant and eat of water melon will fail to produce off spring that is good in countenance and good in character.”

Is this Hadith reliable?

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An unauthentic virtue for visiting one’s Mother’s or relative’s grave

Question

What is the status of this narration?

Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Umar narrates that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said,

“Whoever visits his mother’s grave or the grave of one of his relatives, gets the reward of an accepted Hajj/’Umrah and whoever visits them frequently until he passes away, the Angels will visit his grave”

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An unauthentic form of Salah to be recited on Thursday night and sending the reward to one’s parents

Question

Is the following narration authentic?

The prayer for one’s parents is a Sunnah, due to the following Hadith:

“Whoever prays two rak’ahs on the eve of Friday, between Maghrib and ‘Isha in which he recites in each rak’ah Surah Fatihah, Ayatul Kursi, Surah Ikhlas, Surah Falaq and Surah Nas five times each. After completing the Salah he says ‘Astaghfirullah’ fifteen times and sends the reward of this Salah to his parents would have fulfilled the rights of his parents, even if he had not been dutiful towards them. Allah will bestow him with that which He bestows upon those of great faith and the martyrs”

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Translation of a passage on fatherly love

Question

Can you please tell me the meaning of this?

وقال زيد بن علي بن الحسين لابنه يحيى: أن الله تبارك وتعالى لم يرضك لي فأوصاك بي، ورضيني لك فلم يوصيني بك

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Translation of one part of a narration

Question

Can you please assist with the translation of the part in bold in the following narration?:

وعن عبد الله بن عمرو – رضي الله عنهما – قال: جاء رجل إلى رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم يستأذنه في الجهاد، فقال: (هل من والديك أحد حي؟ قال: أمي قال: انطلق فبرهما). فانطلق يحل الركاب

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Jannah beneath the feet of both parents

Question

What is the authenticity of the following narration of Al Mu’majul Kabir that states that Jannah lies beneath the feet of the father and mother.

The summary of the narration is that:

Once a Sahabi by the name of Jahimah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) came to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and said:

O Nabi of Allah! I came to seek your advice as I intend to go out in the path of Allah. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) asked: ‘Are your parents alive?’ Jahimah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) replied in the affirmative. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

 ‘Stay with them as Jannah lies beneath their feet.’

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The curse of a husband who has an evil wife

Question

I was reading an article and there was one Hadith which said to the effect that:

Allah does not accept three people’s duas, first being the one that has an evil wife and he doesn’t divorce her.

And I don’t remember the other two.

The article also gave references I don’t recall that either. Please inform me of the authenticity of this Hadith. Please give me the whole Hadith and where to find it.

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