Reference

Verification of the Hadith on signs of nur in the heart

Question

What is the status of this Hadith?

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said that when nur enters the heart, the (spiritual) breast of man expands. When the Sahabah asked for a sign of this nur, Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said:

“Such a person flees from this abode of deception. He turns his attention to the abode of the Aakhirah (Hereafter) and he makes preparations for death before its arrival.”

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The exact wording for the du’a before meals

Question

I saw a question on your site and became curious to other similar types of du’as which are still being taught to our kids. One of which is the du’a before meals; do the following words appear in the Hadith?

 bismillahi wa a’la barakatillah.

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The reward for donating one date

Question

Is there a Hadith – that if a person gives a date in the path of Allah, Allah will reward him with mountains in gold but if he gives mountains of gold for name and fame (i.e. without sincerity) Allah will take him to task on the Day of Qiyamah?

If so is it authentic?

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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 it’s 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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Exact wording of the du’a when leaving home

Question

The du’a that is read when leaving one’s home,

بِسْمِ اللهِ، تَوَكَّلْتُ عَلَى اللهِ، وَلَا حَوْلَ وَلَا قُوَّةَ إِلَّا بِاللهِ

bismillahi tawakkaltu ‘alallahi wa la hawla wa la quwwata illa billah

Is the wa before la hawla found in the books of Hadith or is it an addition made from the side of people?

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