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The saliva of the Maidens of Jannah

Question

Is this narration authentic?

عن ابن عباس أنه قال : في الجنة حوراء يقال لها العيناء لو بزقت في البحر لعذب ماؤه

Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) said, “There is a Hur [maiden] in Jannah called ‘Al ‘Ayna’, the waters of the ocean would turn sweet if she were to put her saliva in.”

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Concentrating in Salah

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Is this authentic?

Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) reported, “I asked Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) about turning and looking here and there in Salah. He replied: ‘It is what Shaytan steals from your prayer.”

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Dreams before Qiyamah

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Is this Hadith authentic?

Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reported, Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “When the end times draw near, the dream of the believer will hardly be false. The dream of the believer is one of forty-six parts of prophet hood and whatever is from prophet hood cannot be false.”

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Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) praises ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

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Is this Hadith authentic?

Sayyiduna Abu Sa’id Al Khudri (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports, “People complained about Sayyiduna ‘Ali [his harshness]. Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) stood up among us to deliver a lecture and I heard him declaring, ‘O people! Do not complain of ‘Ali, By Allah he is the most scrupulous when it comes to the Being of Allah or the path of Allah.'”

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The Sahabah would consider those who missed Fajr and ‘Isha Salah to be hypocrites

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There is a narration in Sahih ibn Hibban, wherein Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) states:

كنا إذا فقدنا الإنسان في صلاة الصبح والعشاء أسأنا به الظن

Translation: If we (The Sahabah) did not see someone for Fajr and ‘Isha Salah, we would have evil thoughts [that they are hypocrites]

Please give the exact number and authenticity.

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The benefits of cupping

Question

Is this Hadith authentic?

Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) said, Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

“How excellent is the person who cups; he removes the [dirty] blood, relieving the back and clearing the vision.”

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The reward for defending a Muslim’s honour

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Is the following narration reliable?

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

“He who defends the honour of his (Muslim) brother will have his face shielded by Allah from Jahannam on the Day of Judgement”

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Sayyiduna Ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu’anhu) leaving a Walimah due to music

Question

Is Hadith authentic?

Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah Ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu ‘anhu) was invited to a walimah [marriage feast]. When he arrived at the house, he heard singing. He halted at the door. He was asked: ‘Why have you halted?’

He replied, I heard Rasulullah (sallallahu alayhi wasallam) say:

‘He who increases the number of a crowd is of them. He who is pleased with an act of the people is a partner in its commission.’

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Do not be deterred from Allah’s Path

Question

عَنْ عَبْدِ اللَّهِ قَالَ خَطَّ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّ خَطًّا بِيَدِهِ ثُمَّ قَالَ هَذَا سَبِيلُ اللَّهِ مُسْتَقِيمًا قَالَ ثُمَّ خَطَّ عَنْ يَمِينِهِ وَشِمَالِهِ ثُمَّ قَالَ هَذِهِ السُّبُلُ وَلَيْسَ مِنْهَا سَبِيلٌ إِلَّا عَلَيْهِ شَيْطَانٌ يَدْعُو إِلَيْهِ ثُمَّ قَرَأَ وَإِنَّ هَذَا صِرَاطِي مُسْتَقِيمًا فَاتَّبِعُوهُ وَلَا تَتَّبِعُوا السُّبُلَ

Translation

Ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu’anhu) reported:

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam), drew a line with his hand and he said,

“This is the straight path of Allah.”

Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) drew lines to the right and left, and he said,

“These are other paths, and there is no path among them but that a devil is upon it calling to its way.” Then Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) recited the verse, “Verily, this is the straight path, so follow it and do not follow other paths.”

Please provide the Hadith number and authenticity

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