Latest Answers

April, 2014

  • 12 April

    Which tribe was Sayyiduna Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) from?

    Question Was Sayyiduna Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) from the Banu Taym or the Banu Tamim?

  • 11 April

    Seven Generations being saved from misguidance

    Question I’ve heard that one who spends time in the path of Allah, his seven generations will be saved from misguidance.

  • 11 April

    How authentic is the Hadith that promises the du’a of 70 000 Angels?

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? If one reads last three ayah of Surah Hashr 70 000 Angels ask forgiveness for him.

  • 11 April

    Do not hate the ‘Ulama

    Question Could you please let me know if the following is a Hadith and its reference. “Be an ‘Alim (scholar), or one who strives to become one, or at least one who listens (to the ‘Ulama) or one who loves (them). Do not become the fifth (one who hates them) for you will be destroyed.”

  • 11 April

    Authenticity of Hadiths on conquest of India

    Question What is the status of the following Hadiths? 1) Thawban (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that the Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Two groups of my Ummah Allah has protected from the Hellfire, a group that will conquer India and a group that will be with ‘Isa son of Maryam (‘alayhimas salam)” 2) Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) …

  • 11 April

    Verification of Hadith: Backbiting is worse than adultery

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? Backbiting is worse than adultery?

  • 11 April

    Do not delay in five things

    Question Please provide the correct translation and reference of the following: Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) advised haste in 5 matters: ‘Establishing Salah, repentance before death, completing the funeral rites of the deceased, paying off debts, marriage when a suitable match is found.’

  • 10 April

    Hadith: When one of you gets angry, he should keep quiet

    Question Kindly provide the reference for the following Hadith: When one of you gets angry, he should keep quiet.

  • 10 April

    The ranks of a Shahid (martyr)

    Question Being a martyr can be through different forms , for example; passing away in an accident, passing away through an illness, passing away fighting for your deen etc. Is the reward different for the martyrs? In short, are their rewards according to their ranks, or what?

  • 8 April

    One virtue of replying to the Adhan

    Question Please verify if this is authentic: ‘When a person hears and replies to the adhan, then reads the du’a after adhan and radina billahi rabba…,he gets two million virtues. And if a lady in the home does this, she gets one million virtues’.

  • 8 April

    Differences between Mishkat and Masabih

    Question Kindly explain what changes in the form of of additions or subtractions etc. ‘Allamah Tibrezi (rahimahullah) made in his Mishkatul Masabih in comparison to the hadith book Masabih?

  • 8 April

    At what age after foster care did Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) return home?

    Question At what age did Nabi (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) return to his mother from Hadhrat Halimah Sa’diya (radiyallahu anha)? At that time, was Nabi (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) 4 or 6 years old?

  • 8 April

    A benefit of saying salam when entering the home

    Question I was listening to a bayan where I heard that if you read salam when you enter your house, it will bring barkah to your house. Is there a Hadith to show that?