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June, 2015

  • 8 June

    A question about ‘Rabbana lakal hamd’

    Question Has the additional word ‘Asshukr’ been narrated in any hadith for the dhikr from raising from ruku’. Saying: rabbana lakal hamd wasshukr. I’ve heard many brothers say this especially those who speak arabic. May Allah reward your efforts and increase you in knowledge

  • 6 June

    Only what Allah wills shall happen

    Question Is this a Hadith Qudsy? It is quite famous. “O my slave, there is your intention, and there is my intention , if you sacrifice your intentions over mine, then I will help in your intentions, and only that what is my intention will happen. And if you do not sacrifice your intentions over mine, then I will tire …

  • 6 June

    The reason for Sayyidah Fatimah (radiyallahu’anha) being the ‘Queen of the women of Jannah’

    Question Is there any reason mentioned in the Hadith which gives the reason for Fatimah Radiyallahu Anha being the queen of Jannah?

  • 6 June

    Fasting in the path of Allah

    Question What is the virtue of fasting in the path of Allah Ta’ala?

  • 4 June

    Reciting the Takbir when completing the last few Surahs of the Quran

    Question Are there any virtues mentioned in the Hadith for reciting the takbir from Surah Duha to Surah Nas when one is completing a recital of the Quran?

  • 4 June

    Mention of whistling in Hadith

    Question Nowadays many mobile phones have a whistling ring tone, 1) What is mentioned in the Hadith regarding whistling? 2) Is this considered the same as music and thus the person will be sinful?

  • 4 June

    The virtue of tying Ihram from Masjidul Aqsa

    Question Kindly narrate the Hadith on the virtue of tying Ihram from Masjidul Aqsa

  • 4 June

    The martyrdom of Sayyiduna Mus’ab ibn ‘Umayr (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question Kindly provide the reference for the following incident There is a narration that as a flag bearer in the Battle of Uhud, Sayyiduna Mus’ab ibn Umayr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) first had one hand and then the other hand chopped off but he still carried the flag with his arms.

  • 4 June

    Translation of Imam Shafi’i’s du’a for protection when summoned by the Khalifah

    Question Please translate the du’a that Imam Shafi’i (rahimahullah) recited for protection when summoned by the Khalifah.

  • 3 June

    Proof for spacing the surahs in salah

    Question Is there any reference from the sunnah for the issue wherein the fuqaha say that it’s makrooh to leave 1 small surah in qisar mufassal during salah? For example, if I recite surah lahab in the 1st rak’at, then in the second rak’at I cannot recite surah falaq because I will be leaving out 1 small surah in between. I …

  • 3 June

    Meaning of ‘Allah’s ‘Arsh shook’

    Question I pray that you are well. My question pertains to the Hadith that informs us that the throne of Allah shook at the death of Sa’d bin Mu’aadh (radiyallahu anhu). I heard that the explanation for this was because Sa’d bin Mu’aadh was the one that gave the Prophet the nusrah (assistance) to establish the Khilafah in Madinah and …

  • 3 June

    The severity of the pangs of death (sakarat)

    Question I heard the following narration in a bayan: Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “A dying person experiences the pain of three hundred (300) swords being pierced into his body” Kindly provide the reference and the authenticity.

  • 3 June

    Exact wording for the du’a at the approach/beginning of Ramadan

    Question I wanted to find out regarding the exact words of the du’a at the advent of Ramadan, I have seen a reference of Kanzul ‘Ummal, The common wording is: اَللّٰهُمَّ سَلّمْنِيْ لِرَمَضانَ وَسَلّمْ رَمَضانَ لِيْ وَسَلّمْه لِي مُتَقَبَّلا Allahumma sallimni li Ramadana, wa sallim Ramadana li, wa sallimhu li mutaqabbala. However I tried looking for the wording ‘wasallimhu li’, …