Authentication

The reward for reciting certain du’as during Tawaf

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What is the authenticity of the following?

“Whoever performs Tawaf around the Ka’bah seven times and does not say anything except: Subhan Allah wal-hamdu lillah, wa la ilaha illallah walAllahu Akbar, wa la hawla wa la quwwata illa billah (Glory is to Allah, praise is to Allah, none has the right to be worshipped but Allah, and there is no power nor strength except with Allah), ten bad deeds will be erased from him, ten merits will be recorded for him, and he will be raised ten degrees in status”

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Sayyiduna ‘Ali praises Sayyiduna ‘Umar at his funeral

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Is this narration authentic?

Narrated by Ibn `Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma):

“While I was standing amongst the people who were invoking Allah for `Umar Ibn Al Khattab (radiyallahu ‘anhu) who was lying (dead) on his bed, a man behind me rested his elbows on my shoulder and said, “O `Umar! May Allah bestow His Mercy on you. I always hoped that Allah will keep you with your two companions, for I often heard Allah’s Messenger (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) saying, “I, Abu Bakr and `Umar were (somewhere). I, Abu Bakr and `Umar did (something). I, Abu Bakr and `Umar set out. So I hoped that Allah will keep you with both of them.” I turned back to see that the speaker was `Ali Ibn Abi Talib (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

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Ummu Ayman (radiyallahu ‘anha) miraculously given water

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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)

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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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Virtue of Sayyiduna Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

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Please give me the reference and authenticity of the narration wherein Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

“No one has done any favour to me except that I have reciprocated him, except for Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu). For the favours that he has done to me, Allah will recompense him. No person’s wealth has benefitted me as much as the wealth of Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu).” Read More »

Good character even with disbelievers

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What is the authenticity of this Hadith?

“Allah revealed to Ibrahim (‘alayhis salam), O dear friend! Have good morals even when dealing with disbelievers, and you shall be among the righteous for I have said before that those with good morals I shall keep them under the shade of my throne, give them to drink [in Jannah] and house them near me”

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The bounty of having good health, a dwelling and food

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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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Haste is from Shaytan

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What is the authenticity of the following Hadith?

التأني من الله ، والعجلة من الشيطان ، وما أحد أكثر معاذير من الله ، وما من شيء أحب إلى الله من الحمد

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