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December, 2020

  • 22 December

    Imam Abu Bakr ibn ‘Ayyash completed 18 000 Quran khatms in one corner of his home

    Question I am looking for the source and Arabic text for this narration: When Abu Bakr ibn ‘Ayyash was about to pass away, his sister cried. He said: “Don’t cry! look at that corner of the house. Indeed your brother made eighteen thousand khatms in that corner.”

  • 21 December

    A statement attributed to ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) regarding love

    Question Can you provide the reference for this narration? العشق مرض ليس فيه أجر ولا عوض Love is a disease that has neither a reward nor compensation for it- ‘Ali ibn Abi Talib (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

  • 21 December

    Dhikr is among the most effective ways of gaining salvation

    Question Can you confirm the source of this Hadith? ما عمل آدمي عملا قط أنجى له من عذاب الله من ذكر الله

  • 18 December

    Deeds will take different forms on the day of Qiyamah

    Question Kindly provide me with the authenticity of the following: إن المؤمن يمثل له عمله يوم القيامة في أحسن صورة وأحسن ما خلق الله وجها وثيابا وأطيبه ريحا…..اخ

  • 17 December

    Five categories of people whose safety is assured by Allah Ta’ala

    Question Please let me know if the following narration is correctly translated and provide the reference Mu’adh ibn Jabal (radiyallahu ‘anhu) related that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whoever strives in the way of Allah, his safety is assured by Allah. Whoever visits a sick person, his safety is assured by Allah. Whoever visits the Masjid in the morning …

  • 17 December

    A person’s decreed portion of sustenance will definitely reach him

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? “If the son of Adam escaped from his livelihood as he flees from death, his livelihood would still reach him as death reaches him.”

  • 16 December

    Five evil practices which brings about destruction

    Question Is this Hadith correct? Sayyiduna Anas (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reported that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “When my nation adopts five practices, their destruction is inevitable; When they curse each other openly, they wear silk, they take up musical [instruments], they drink wine, and men are satisfied with men and women are satisfied with women.”

  • 16 December

    Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) changes a Sahabi’s name

    Question I am looking for a Hadith which states that a Sahabi’s name was Shaytan ibn Qurt and Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) changed his name.

  • 15 December

    A person will be cast into Jahannam together with the haram wealth he spent in avenues of good

    Question What is the source of this Hadith? من اكتسب مالا من مأثم فوصل به رحما أو تصدق به أو أنفقه في سبيل الله جمع ذلك جمعا فقذف به في جهنم

  • 15 December

    “My Rabb has perfected my good manners and conduct”

    Question What is the authenticity of the following Hadith: ادّبني ربي فاحسن تاديبي My Rabb has educated/nurtured me and has perfected my conduct

  • 10 December

    The tree that was forbidden for Adam (‘alayhis Salam)

    Question Is it mentioned in Hadith which type of tree/fruit in particular, Sayyiduna Adam (‘alayhis salam) was forbidden from going towards?

  • 10 December

    The Hadith narrator; Qutaybah ibn Sa’id

    Question Kindly provide a brief bio on Qutaybah Ibn Sa’id (rahimahullah)?

  • 9 December

    Three deeds of Iman

    Question Can you please provide the reference for this Hadith Sayyiduna ‘Ammar ibn Yasir  (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) narrated; Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: Whoever has three qualities will have completed the faith; fairness from yourself to others, offering peace (salam) to the world, and spending in charity even while poor. (Sahih Bukhari)