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October, 2014

  • 17 October

    Saying salam at the rawdah-graveside of Nabi (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam)

    Question I would like to ask a question regarding salam at the graveside of Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) (the Rawdah). Is there any reward or other special benefit in saying salam to Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) at the rawdah? I used to say salam every time whenever I go to madinah but a friend said to me that this is not important to say …

  • 15 October

    Reference for an Incident of the Justice of Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu’anhu)

     Question  I heard an incident regarding  Umar (radiyallahu’anhu) taking action against someone who slapped a non Muslim. I think he called the man in question all the way from Egypt. Can you provide the details and reference for this incident?

  • 14 October

    Popular Hadith regarding Sham (Syria)

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? It is extensively shared on social media amongst the youth: Salamah bin Nufail (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: While I was sitting with the Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) a man came to him and said, “O Messenger of Allah Horses are being humiliated (ignored), and weapons are being laid down and people are claiming there is no …

  • 3 October

    Correct translation of the Hadith on the continuity of fitnah (trials)

    Question Kindly inform as to which is the correct translation to the following Hadith – ‘beads of a rosary’ or ‘pieces of a necklace’. Rasulullah (Sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said, “…signs following one another like the pieces of a necklace falling one after the other, when its string is cut.” or is it: “…like beads of a rosary falling one after …

  • 3 October

    The difference between mawdu’ (fabrications) & extremely weak Hadiths

    Question How is a mawdu’ Hadith  different from da’if jiddan? I have read from ulama that there are some scholars who hold the position of narrating anything so long as its not fabricated. Can you please name some of these scholars?

  • 3 October

    Difference between Salatul Ishraq and Salatut Duha

    Question Is there any difference between Salatul Ishraq and Salatud Duha?

  • 3 October

    Did Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) have a shadow?

    Question Did the Nabi Muhammad (sallallahu alaihi wasallam) have a shadow or not? Is there any Hadith for this?

September, 2014