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February, 2014

  • 20 February

    Sayyiduna Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reading the Tawrah

    Question I have a query concerning the narration in which Sayyiduna Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reads the Tawrah in the presence of Rasulullah (salallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) and the colour of the blessed face of Rasulullah (salallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) changes. Is there any mention thereafter of the Ansar taking out their swords because of being angry with Sayyiduna Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu)?

  • 20 February

    Du’as and Deeds for memorisation

    Question I came across these du’as for memorisation:  اللَّهُمَّ انْفَعْنِي بِمَا عَلَّمْـتَنِي وَ عَلِّمْنِي مَا يَنْفَعُنِي اللَّهُمَّ إِنِّي أَسْأَلُكَ فَهْمَ النَّبِيِّينَ وَ حِفْظَ الْمُرْسَلِينَ الْمُقَرَّبِينَ اللَّهُمَّ اجْعَلْ لِسَانِي عَامِرًا بِذِكْرِكَ وَ قَلْبِي بِخَشْيَتِك.إِنَّكَ عَلَى مَا تَشَاءُ قَدِيرٌ وَ أَنْتَ حَسْـبُنَا وَ نِعْمَ الْوَكِيلُ   After Studying: اللَّهُمَّ إِنِّي أَسْتَوْدِعُكَ مَا قَرأتُ وَمَا حَفَظْتُ، فَرُضُهُ عَليّ عِنْدَ حَاجَتِي إِلَيهِ، إِنّكَ عَلى …

  • 19 February

    Hadith on following a madhab

    Question Is there any Hadith relating to following a madhab?

  • 17 February

    The meaning of Al Birr

    Question After listening to last Friday’s khutbah at our masjid here in Palmerston North, New Zealand, I am very curious to know about the word “Albirr” and its meaning and where and why Allah Ta’ala has used it in Quran. Your reply will enlighten our knowledge and will allow us to understand Quran more deeply. May Allah Ta’ala bless you …

  • 17 February

    The meaning of a word in a hadith

    Question In the line below, what does suu al-Jiwar or Jawaar mean? The context is the signs of the hour? ومنها من أشراط الساعة سوء الجوار ، وقطعية الأرحام

  • 17 February

    Du'as in the book "Hisnul Muslim" (A Muslim's fortress)

    Question I have a question in regards to a book I have, called “The fortress of the Muslim Invocations from the Quran and sunnah” It was complied by Sa’id bin Wahf Al-Qahtani. There are many DUAS is this book and I’m not sure how Sahih any of them are. There are Hadiths related by Al-Bukhari, Muslim, Abu dawud, Ibn Majah, …

  • 17 February

    Adding ‘wa maghfiratuhu’ to the end of the salam

    Question My query: is the words ‘wa maghfirah’  that is sometimes added to end of the salam from the sunnah. Should this addition be taught to children?

  • 17 February

    Reference for the du'a before meals

    Question I wanted to know the reference for the famous  du’a before meals:  بسم الله و بركة الله  Bismillahi wa Barakatillah jazakumullah kaira.

  • 14 February

    Proof for placing hands on forehead after Salah

    Question Is the Hadith on wiping forehead after Fard Salah and saying a du’a sahih?

  • 13 February

    Why is eating pork forbidden

    Question Many people do not know why we are forbidden from eating pork. Besides the health risks, is there anything else we should know about ?

  • 12 February

    The Hadith that promises seventy three favours for humanitarian aid

    Question I asked lots of scholars about the Hadith: “If one fulfills one need of a Muslim Allah Ta’la will give him seventy three favours. One is sufficient for all the needs in this world and seventy two will be used to raise his stages in the hereafter” These people said they never read such a Hadith. Please let me know if you find it …

  • 12 February

    Reciting the beginning and end of Surah Baqarah after burial

    Question What is the status of the narration wherein Sayyiduna Ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) is reported to have recited the opening and concluding verses of Suratul Baqarah after the burial of a deceased?

  • 11 February

    A beautiful tasbih for after Jumu’ah Salah

    Question What is the status of the following Hadith narrated by Ibnus Sunni in book; Amalul yawm wallaylah: “whoever recites the following 100 times after Jumu’ah Salah on Friday; subhanallahil azeemi wa bi hamdihi Rasulullah (sallalhu ‘alayhi wasallam) has said the reciter’s 100,000 sins will be forgiven and in addition 24,000 of his/her parents’ sins will also be forgiven. سبحان …