Fiqh

Reference for a Hadith on riba

Question

Is there a Hadith that says ”The rules Riba (interest) do not apply between a Muslim and a Harbi [A Non Muslim waging war against Muslims]” and what is the status of the Hadith?

I heard that Imam Az Zayla’i said its extremely weak.

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Prohibition of slapping the face

Question

1) Is hitting/ disciplining on the face, for example slapping etc allowed in Islam?

2) Is there any reference to this statement?

‘The place where the ustad (teacher) hits the student, will not be touched by the fire of Jahannam’

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Clarification on Hadiths regarding the permissibility/impermissibiity of selling dogs

Question

What is the authenticity of the following narrations:

1) Imam Nasa’i reports from Jabir (radiyallahu ‘anhu),that the Messenger of Allah (sallalahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) forbade the price of dogs and cats, except for hunting dogs.

2) Nabi (sallalahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) ordered a man to pay forty dirhams for killing a hunting dog.

3) Rasulullah (sallalahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) ordered a person to pay a ram for having killed a watchdog.

How do we reconcile between the above Hadiths and the Hadith in Bukhari wherein the Messenger of Allah (sallalahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said that the price of a dog is impure (khabith)?

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Hadith about ‘kaffarah’ for breaking the fast in Ramadan

Question

I read about the Fiqh of Ramadan on one website and it says if one violates the fast while eating he must fast for two consecutive months as kafarrah. It said one Sahabi ate in the day in Ramadan and the Prophet (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) ordered him to expiate it by fasting as mentioned above. It said it was in Sunan Daraqutni. Is there a Hadith saying this? As I’m unsure of its authenticity.

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Hadith on Sleeping after Fajr

Question

There is a Hadith that the sleeping of the morning decreases the rizq (sustenance). Does this refer to sleeping and missing the Fajr prayer or does it refer to sleeping after performing the Fajr prayer?

If someone sleeps after performing the Fajr prayer is he committing a sin and will he be punished for that?

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Hadith on killing lizards

Question

In Sahih Muslim there is a Hadith in which we are told to kill lizards (gecko).

What kind of lizard is this?

Are we allowed to kill only this kind of lizard or any lizard?

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Attending a funeral after intercourse

Question

Is there a Hadith where our beloved Prophet (sallalahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) has said that if one had sexual intercourse in the night and the next day if there is a funeral he should not get into the grave with the dead body to help the burial

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Du’a for re-uniting a couple

Question

A woman left her marital home to go and live with her married daughter The husband pleaded with her to return but to no avail. Her brothers also made attempts at reconciliation asking her for the reasons of leaving her marital home. She refuses to disclose any reason and says she will go with it to the Qabr. The husband also cannot find any valid reason for her behaviour saying that there used to be an occasional argument but nothing further than this. Is this behaviour justified in the light of Quran and Hadith She refuses to see any ‘Alim. Can you provide any du’a to recite?

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