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October, 2014

  • 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