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November, 2020

  • 13 November

    Eating watermelon before meals

    Question Are these benefits of watermelon authentic? البطيخ قبل الطعام يغسل البطن غسلا ويذهب بالداء أصلا

  • 13 November

    A narration attributed to ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) regarding taqdir

    Question Is the following statement correctly attributed to ‘Umar radiyallahu anhu? “What is destined will reach you, even if it be underneath two mountains. What is not destined, will not reach you even if it be between your two lips”

  • 12 November

    Types of gourd mentioned in Hadith

    Question What exactly are الدباء (Ad-Dubba) and القرع (Al-qar’u) which are mentioned in the Hadith to be beloved to Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam)?

  • 12 November

    ‘Isa’s (‘alayhis salam) statement regarding an unlawful gaze

    Question Is this suitable to quote? وكان عيسى عليه السلام يقول: النظرة تزرع في القلب الشهوة وكفى بها خطيئة ‘Isa (‘alayhis salam) used to say: “An [unlawful] gaze plants the seed of desire in the heart and this is sufficient to be a sin.”

  • 12 November

    Ruined are those who insist on hardship in matters of Din

    Question What is meant by the term التنطع (At-tanattu’) in the following Hadith: Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) has said: ‘Ruined are those who insist on hardship in matters of the Faith’.

  • 11 November

    A narration stating Allah Ta’ala loves when a youngster repents

    Question Is this narration reliable? أحب توبة إلى الله توبة شابّ

  • 11 November

    Ambiya are buried where they pass away

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? “Allah does not take [the life of] a Prophet except at the location in which He wants him to be buried.” (Tirmidhi 1018)

  • 10 November

    Do not abandon the invitation of Allah

    Question Is this authentic? كل مؤدب يحب أن تؤتى مأدبته ومأدبة الله القرآن فلا تهجروه

  • 9 November

    A du’a to recite four times in the morning or evening

    Question I have heard that this Hadith is recorded in Sahih Bukhari but it is weak. Can I still recite it daily? Whoever says in the morning, “O Allah, we bear witness to you and we bear witness to the bearers of You Throne and Your angels and all Your creation. You are Allah. There is no god but You, …

  • 9 November

    Nabi’s (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) name; Al ‘Aqib

    Question I saw the following quote: “It is obvious that the words ‘and Al-‘Aqib is he after whom there is no prophet’ have been added as a commentary by a companion or someone afterwards.” (Mirqat, Volume 5, Page 376). How authentic is this statement which was said by Mulla Ali Qari?

  • 3 November

    The insignificance of this world

    Question Kindly translate the following Hadith: عن أبي بن كعب أن النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم قال: إن مطعم بن آدم ضرب للدنيا مثلا بما خرج من بن آدم وإن قزحه وملحه فانظر ما يصير إليه

  • 3 November

    Feeding people is part of noble character and noble character leads to Jannah

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? مكارم الأخلاق من عمل الجنة

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