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June, 2021

  • 15 June

    Eat, drink and wear nice garments but abstain from wastage

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Eat, drink and give sadaqah but abstain from wastefulness and pride.”

  • 15 June

    Durud/Salawat and Istighfar at the time of Sahar (Early Morning) and Maghrib

    Question In the English translation of Al-Qawlul Badi, I have come across a narration wherein Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) told Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) to recite Durud/Salawat after Maghrib Salah and make istighfar on behalf of the Sahabah. Is this Hadith suitable to practice upon and share?

  • 15 June

    ‘Abdullah Ibn Muhayriz’s statement on speaking in the Masjid

    Question Is this narration authentic? Ibn Muhayriz (rahimahullah) is reported to have said: “Speaking in the masjid is idle talk, except for one who is praying, or remembering his Rabb, or asking for good or giving good.”

  • 15 June

    An unauthentic punishment for discarding Salah

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? انا الشجاع الاقرع امرني ربي ان اضربك على تضييع الصلاة

  • 14 June

    A narration regarding raising the hands in Salah

    Question Sayyiduna Jabir ibn Samurah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) relates that once Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) came out towards us and said: “Why is it that I see you all raising your hands as though they are the tails of stubborn horses. Be tranquil in Salah”. [Sahih Muslim, Hadith: 430] Please explain the context of this Hadith and is it referring …

  • 14 June

    Allah Ta’ala shows Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) Baytul Maqdis

    Question Kindly provide the reference and authenticity of the Hadith where the Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) could see Baytul Maqdis from Makkah when the Quraysh rejected his message.

  • 11 June

    Another narration regarding Shaytan weeping when man prostrates

    Question What is the source of this Hadith? ‘Abdullah bin Mas’ud (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: “Indeed, when Shaytan sees the son of Adam prostrating, he shouts: ‘Woe to him, the son of Adam was commanded to prostrate and he obeyed, and for him will be Jannah.’

  • 11 June

    Du’a for increased sustenance

    Question Is this du’a from Hadith? For plentiful rizq (sustenance) and total independence recite the following du’a one hundred (100) times after ‘Isha and 100 times after Fajr. اللهم كما صنت وجهي عن السجود لغيرك فصن وجهى عن المسئلة لغيرك Allahumma kama sunta wajhi ‘anis sujudi li ghayrika fasun wajhi ‘anil mas-alati li ghayrika “O Allah, as you have preserved …

  • 10 June

    The masjid is not a place for futile talk or raising the voice

    Question Is this narration authentic? ‘Umar ibnul Khattab built an area [outside] the Masjid called al-Butayha and said, “Whoever wishes to talk nonsense or recite poetry or raise his voice should go to that area.”

  • 10 June

    The Hadith narrator Ishaq ibn Najih Al Malati

    Question Was Ishaq Malati a reliable narrator?

  • 10 June

    The slaughtering of death on the day of Qiyamah

    Question Regarding the following Verse of Surah Naba, verse: 40: ‘Indeed, We have warned you of a near punishment on the Day when a man will observe what his hands have put forth and the disbeliever will say, “Oh, I wish that I were dust’.   I’ve heard that in the Akhirah, when all those who are to enter Jannah …

  • 10 June

    The Sahabah (radiyallahu ‘anhum) regarded the Quran to be correspondence from Allah

    Question Is this a Hadith? إن من كان قبلكم رأوا القرآن رسائل من ربهم فكانوا يتدبرونها بالليل ويتفقدونها في النهار

  • 10 June

    Durud Tunjina

    Question Is it permissible to recite Durud Tunjina?