Latest Answers

April, 2021

  • 12 April

    ‘Ammar ibn Yasir (radiyallahu ‘anhuma), the pure

    Question What is the reference for this Hadith? مرحبا بالطيب المطيب

  • 12 April

    Explanation of the Hadith: ‘If you did not sin’

    Question What is the meaning of the following Hadith? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: ‘By that being in whose control/possession lies my soul, if you did not sin, Allah [Ta’ala] would have had way with you and brought a nation that would sin and then seek forgiveness from Allah. He would then forgive them.’

  • 10 April

    Urwah ibn Zubayr (rahimahullah) tolerates humiliation only to be afforded great respect thereafter

    Question What is the reference for this narration? رب كلمة ذل احتملتها أورثتني عزا طويلا

  • 9 April

    An unreliable du’a; Al Jawshanul Kabir

    Question Please I would like to know the status and authenticity of the du’a called ‘Jawshan Al Kabir’ (الجوشن الكبير) It is said that this du’a is very rewarding to be recited in the beginning of the month of Ramadan.

  • 9 April

    Explanation of the Hadith ‘Divorce is disliked by Allah Ta’ala’

    Question Please provide a brief explanation of the following Hadith: Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: ‘The most detestable of all permissible deeds to Allah is divorce’

  • 8 April

    Reciprocating a gift or praising the bestower

    Question Is this a Hadith? If someone is given something, he should give a return for it provided he can afford if he cannot afford, he should praise him. He who praises him for it, thanks him, and he who conceals it is ungrateful to him

  • 8 April

    A brief biography of Imam Muhammad ibn Sabbah (rahimahullah)

    Question Kindly provide a brief biography of Imam Ibn Sabbagh (ابن الصباغ), a student of Imam Shafi’i (rahimahumallah).

  • 8 April

    A narration explaining the lengthy lifespans of the nations of the past

    Question Is this authentic? إن كان الرجل ممن كان قبلكم ليأتي عليه ثمانون سنة قبل أن يحتلم

  • 7 April

    Translation of the word يباشرها/مباشرة

    Question What is the translation of يباشِرُها in the following Hadith? عن عائشة أم المؤمنين رضي الله عنها قالت: كان إحدانا إذا كانتْ حائضًا، أمَرَها رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم فتأتزر بإزارٍ، ثم يباشِرُها

  • 7 April

    The Ismul A’azam in two Verses

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? Asma’ bint Yazid reported: The Prophet (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The greatest name of Allah is in these two Verses: ‘Your God is one God, there is no God but Him, the Gracious, the Merciful’ (2:163). As well as the opening of Surah Alu ‘Imran: Allah, there is no God but …

  • 7 April

    ‘Aaishah’s (radiyallahu ‘anha) statement regarding women attending the Masjid

    Question I came across a narration in Ihya ‘Ulumid Din that ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) said: “If the Prophet only knew of the misdeeds that women would bring about after his time, he would have forbidden them from going out.” Is it authentic?

  • 7 April

    Following the ways of the Banu Israil, handspan by handspan

    Question Kindly provide the reference, authenticity, and explanation of the following narration: Sayyiduna Abu Sa’id Al-Khudri (radiyallahu ‘anhu) has narrated that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: ‘You will most definitely follow the ways of those before you, handspan by handspan, arm’s length by arm’s length, so much so that if they were to enter a lizard’s hole, you would certainly …

  • 6 April

    Khalid’s ibn Ma’dan statement regarding spending five nights of the year in ‘ibadah

    Question I want to know the authenticity of this particular saying of Tabi’i Khalid ibn Ma’dan (rahimahullah) who said: “There are five particular nights in a whole year, whosoever spends these nights in worship with intention of gaining virtues and believing [in its promised virtues], Allah will grant him entrance into Jannah 1. The first night of Rajab (worships in …