Food & Drink

Suhur/Sehri is full of blessings

Question

Please provide the reference for this narration:

“Sehri is full of blessings. Hence, do not omit the sehri, even if one is able to have a sip of water at the time of sehri, one should do so, for certainly Allah Ta’ala descends His special mercy upon those who have sehri and the Angels make special du’a for them”

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Having salt before meals

Question

Is there any authenticity in the action stating that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi was sallam) used to put salt in his blessed palm and taste it before and after eating?

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Ummu Ayman (radiyallahu ‘anha) miraculously given water

Question

Is the following narration authentic?

Ummu Ayman (radiyallahu ‘anha) narrated: “When I was making Hijrah, I had no supplies or water with me, I was about to die of thirst. I was fasting, and when it was time to break my fast, I heard a noise above my head. So, I looked up, and saw a waterskin hanging above my head. I drank from it until I had quenched my thirst, and I was never thirsty again for the rest of my life.”

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The miracle of Sayyiduna Khubayb (radiyallahu’anhu)

Question

Is the following narration authentic?

Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrated regarding’when Khubayb bin ‘Udayy (radiyallahu ‘anhu) was a prisoner of the Quraysh in Makkah:

“By Allah, one day, I saw him eating from a bunch of grapes in his hand while he was locked in a steel cage, and there were no crops growing in Makkah at the time.”

[Sahih Bukhari and Siyaru A’alamin Nubala]

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The bounty of having good health, a dwelling and food

Question

Please provide the authenticity of the following narration:

“Whoever among you wakes up in the morning secured in his dwelling/among his family, healthy in his body, having his food for the day,then it is as if the world in it’s totality has been gathered for him”

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