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May, 2021

  • 28 May

    How to prepare for the waves of calamities

    Question Could you provide the reference and Arabic text for this narration? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Prepare for the waves of calamities through du’a and turning to Allah in humility.”

  • 28 May

    A narration stating the punishment for not enjoining good and forbidding evil

    Question Is the following narration authentic? قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم: ما ترك قوم الأمر بالمعروف والنهي عن المنكر إلا لم ترفع أعمالهم، ولم يسمع دعاؤهم

  • 27 May

    A narration regarding the concern of a hypocrite and the concern of a Believer

    Question What is authenticity of following narration ? هم المنافق بطنه وهم المؤمن فرسه

  • 27 May

    Status of the narrator; Suhayb Abus Sahba

    Question I came across the narrator Suhayb Abus Sahba in Sunan Abi Dawud. Is he a reliable narrator?

  • 26 May

    The du’a Jibril (‘alayhis salam) taught to Nabi Yusuf (‘alayhis salam)

    Question Kindly inform me regarding the authenticity of the du’a that Jibril (‘alayhis salam) taught to Nabi Yusuf (‘alayhis salam): Allahummaj ‘al li fi amri farajaw wa makhraja warzuqni min haythu la ahtasibu.

  • 26 May

    A follow up query regarding sitting in the company of people affects a person

    Question What is the authenticity of this statement and who said it? Whomsoever sits and spends time in the company of eight types of people, Allah Ta’ala will increase him in certain qualities: Whoever spends time in the company of the wealthy, Allah Ta’ala will increase his love and inclination for this world….

  • 26 May

    Abu Abdir Rahman As-Sulami (rahimahullah) teaches Sayyiduna Hasan and Sayyiduna Husayn (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) a verse from Surah Ahzab

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration? Abu Abdir Rahman (rahimahullah) has narrated that he used to teach Hasan and Husayn (radiyallahu ‘anhuma). Once, Ali bin Abi Talib (radiyallahu ‘anhu) passed nearby him while he was teaching them, and he [i.e. Sayyiduna ‘Ali – radiyallahu ‘anhu] said to him: “Teach them Khataman Nabiyyin with a fatha on the …

  • 25 May

    Imam Nawawi (rahimahullah)

    Question Who was Imam Nawawi (rahimahullah)?

  • 25 May

    Opening one’s fast with honey

    Question Is this correct? When breaking your fast, break it with honey. Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) said: “Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) used to like sweet edible things and honey.”

  • 24 May

    Durud-e-Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question I have been reading the following Durud (Salawat) known as Durud-e-Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) for many years due to the spectacular virtue mentioned in the Hadith. Kindly provide me with its authenticity as I have heard that it is a fabrication. اللهمَ صلّ على محمد وعلى آل محمد في الأولينَ والآخرينَ وفي الملأ الأعلى إلى يوم الدين Allahumma salli …

  • 21 May

    Nimrud’s torturous death

    Question What is status of following narration ? إن أول جبار كان في الأرض نمرود ، فبعث الله عليه بعوضة فدخلت في منخره ، فمكث أربعمائة سنة يضرب رأسه بالمطارق ، أرحم الناس به من جمع يديه فضرب رأسه بهما ، وكان جبارا أربع مائة سنة ، فعذبه الله أربع مائة سنة كملكه ، ثم أماته الله ، وهو الذي …

April, 2021