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April, 2014

  • 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?

  • 7 April

    Is it proven to recite Surah Muzzammil at night?

    Question Is the reciting of Surah Muzzammil at night proven from Hadith?

  • 7 April

    Du’a to be free of debts and worries

    Question Kindly provide the source, background and meaning of this du’a:  Allahumma Inni a’udhubika minal hammi wal huzni wa a’udhubika minal ‘Ajzi wal kasli wa a’udhubika minal jubni wal bukhl wa a’udhubika min ghalabatid dayni wa qahrir rijal.

March, 2014

  • 28 March

    Virtues of Imam Abu Hanifah (rahimahullah)

    Question Imam al-Harizmi reported from Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: “Among my Ummah, there will come a man called Abu Hanifah. On the Day of Resurrection, he will be the light of my Ummah.” Is this a Hadith? If it is, it is sahih or da’if?

  • 28 March

    The intention of a believer is better than his action

    Question Is the following statement a Hadith? ‘The intention of a believer is better than his action.’

  • 27 March

    The marriage age of Sayyidatuna ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu’anha)

    Question What is the most verified age of the marriage and consummation of marriage thereafter of Sayyidatina ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) to Rasulullah (salallahu ‘alayhi wasallam)? Famously known to be 6 and 9 respectively but is this supported in view of narrations and views of our salaf or not?

  • 27 March

    How to get one billion rewards

    Question Somebody told me we can earn over a billion rewards in just a few seconds! By praying a certain du’a we will get the reward of the amount of Muslims there are living in this world as well those that have passed away. I am not sure what the du’a is. Is there a du’a I can pray for …