Latest Answers

June, 2021

  • 8 June

    A follow up query regarding the tasbih ‘Subhanallahi wa bi hamdihi ‘adada khalqihi’

    Question Can the du’a ‘Subhanallahi wa bi hamdihi ‘adada khalqihi wa rida nafsihi wa zinata ‘arshihi wa midada kalimatihi‘ also be said in evening since the Hadith only mentioned morning?

  • 8 June

    A narration stating that speaking in the Masjid consumes good deeds

    Question Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) is reported to have said, “Talking in the Masjid consumes good deeds just as animals consume grass.”

  • 7 June

    Another narration regarding abundant rewards for salutations

    Question Is this Hadith authentically ascribed to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)? Sayyiduna Jabir (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reported that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whosoever read this durud in the morning and the evening, it will tire the angels when writing its reward for a thousand days.” اللهم رب محمد، صل على محمد، واجز محمدا ما هو أهله

  • 7 June

    Ibn Sirin’s (rahimahullah) reaction to someone disrespecting Hadith

    Question Kindly provide the Arabic text and full translation of the narration below: Ibn Sirin (rahimahullah) said: “I am narrating to you the Hadith of the Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and you are saying, such and such said this? I will never speak to you.”

  • 7 June

    The bounty of a pious wife

    Question What is the source of these words? من رزقه الله امرأة صالحة فقد أعانه على شطر دينه، فليتق الله في الشطر الباقي

  • 7 June

    The first person to apply logic was Iblis

    Question What is the authenticity of this narration? Ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) where he said: “The first creature that apply the concept of qiyas [logic] is Iblis, then he made a mistake in his qiyas. Thus, whoever applies his logic in religious matters [only depending on logic] Allah Ta’ala will make him be with Iblis.”

  • 4 June

    Sayyidah ‘Aaishah’s and Sayyiduna ‘Uthman’s (radiyallahu ‘anhu) salah on journey

    Question Kindly explain the following portion of the Hadith: إنها تأولت كما تأول عثمان   عن عائشة رضي الله عنها: أن الصلاة أول ما فرضت ركعتين فأقرت صلاة السفر وأتمت صلاة الحضر. قال الزهرى فقلت لعروة ما بال عائشة تتم فى السفر قال إنها تأولت كما تأول عثمان

  • 4 June

    An unreliable narration from Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? The Prophet (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) asked ‘Ali ibn Abi Talib (radiyallahu ‘anhu): “What is the first thing Allah blessed you with? He said, ‘that He made me a man.'”

  • 4 June

    Verily this Din [religion] is solid

    Question Kindly provide the authenticity of the following narration: إن هذا الدين متين، فأوغل فيه برفق، ولا تبغّض إلي نفسك عبادة الله تعالى، فإن المُنبَتَّ لا أرضا قطع، ولا ظهرا أبقى

  • 3 June

    The harm of intending to disobey Allah after Ramadan

    Question Can you mention the source for this statement, who said it and the Arabic text? “Whoever fasts Ramadan while telling himself that when Ramadan ends, he will disobey his Rabb, his fast will be rejected.”

  • 3 June

    Recognising Allah is the initial requirement of Din

    Question Is there a Hadith like this? اول الدين معرفة الله

  • 2 June

    Ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) explains the importance of understanding the Quran

    Question What is the authenticity and the Arabic text of this narration? Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah Ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) said: “For a long time we would learn Iman before [mastering] the Quran. A Surah would be revealed to Muhammad (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) so we would learn [the details of the law from it], what is permissible, what is impermissible and …

  • 2 June

    A du’a of Imams Ahmad, Waki’, Sufyan Thawri and Mansur ibnul Mu’tamir (rahimahumullah)

    Question Kindly inform me regarding the du’a Imam Ahmad ibn Hambal (rahimahullah) would recite while in sajdah: Allahumma kama sunta wajhi ‘anis sujudi li ghayrika fasun wajhi ‘anil mas-alati bi ghayrika