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March, 2020

  • 19 March

    A du’a seeking protection from bad manners, evil deeds and dreadful diseases

    Question Please provide the reference and Arabic text for this du’a: “O Allah! Protect me from bad manners, evil desires, evil deeds and dreadful diseases”

  • 19 March

    Taking forty steps after eating

    Question Is there any Hadith which states that one should take forty steps after eating meals?

  • 19 March

    Do Hijrah and Hajj expiate major sins?

    Question Do Hijrah and Hajj have the same effect as accepting Islam as far as wiping out major sins are concerned? عن ابن شماسة المهرى قال: حضرنا عمرو بن العاص رضي الله عنه وهو فى سياقة الموت. فبكى طويلا وحوّل وجهه إلى الجدار فجعل ابنه يقول يا أبتاه أما بشرك رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم بكذا أما بشرك رسول …

  • 18 March

    Caution against hoarding food

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? “Whoever hoards food [and keeps it from] the Muslims, Allah will afflict him with leprosy and bankruptcy.”

  • 18 March

    An unreliable narration on the virtue of visiting the graves of one’s parents

    Question Can you tell me the authenticity of this narration? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Anyone who visits one of his parent’s grave or both parent’s graves with intention of rewards, gets the reward of one accepted Hajj and whoever visits their grave frequently, the angels will come to visit his grave [when he passes away].” Kanzul ‘Ummal, Hadith: …

  • 17 March

    A query regarding the du’a Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) recited for ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha)

    Question Regarding the following narration wherein Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) made du’a for Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha): اللَّهُمَّ اغْفِرْ لِعَائِشَةَ مَا تَقَدَّمَ مِنْ ذَنبِهَا وَمَا تَأَخَّرَ، مَا أَسَرَّتْ وَمَا أَعْلَنَتْ O Allah! Forgive all Aaishah’s sins; the past and future and what was done in secrecy or in public 1) What is the reference in Bazzar? 2) What is …

  • 17 March

    Carrying out sins in times of calamity

    Question What is the reference for this narration? إن الهلكة كل الهلكة أن تعمل عمل السوء في زمان البلاء

  • 16 March

    A Du’a seeking purification of malice, hatred and pride

    Question Kindly tell me if this du’a is from Hadith? Allahumma tahhir qalbi minal ghilli wal hiqd wal hasad wal kibr O Allah! Purify my heart from malice, hatred, jealousy and pride If it’s not from Hadith can I still recite it?

  • 16 March

    Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) explained the duties of the spouses

    Question Is this narration authentic? عن ضمرة بن حبيب قال: قضى رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم على ابنته فاطمة بخدمة البيت، وقضى على علي بما كان خارجا من البيت من الخدمة

  • 16 March

    A query regarding the du’a Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would recite when distressed

    Question Is the following narration authentic? كان الرسول ﷺ إن ضاقت دنياه يُردّد، يا حي يا قيوم برحمتك استغيث أصلح لي شأني كلّه ولا تكلني إلى نفسي طرفة عين When Nabi’s (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) world became constricted, [i.e. when he was in distress], he would repeat, ‘Ya Hayyu Ya Qayyumu bi rahmatika astaghith, aslih li sha-ni kullah wa la …

  • 13 March

    A narration stating that clothing should be washed from five types of impurities

    Question I saw a Hadith which was referenced to Daraqutni, in which Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said to Sayyiduna ‘Ammar ibn Yasir (radiyallahu ‘anhu): “Clothing will only be washed from five things; Urine, faeces, wine, blood and sperm” Is it authentic?

  • 12 March

    Would Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) comb his beard twice daily?

    Question I read in Ihya ‘Ulumid Din that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would comb his beard twice daily. Is this correct?

  • 11 March

    Follow the pious predecessors and abstain from innovation

    Question What is the reference for this narration? اتبعوا ولا تبتدعوا فقد كفيتم