Latest Answers

March, 2022

  • 17 March

    Another narration on the ill effect of the evil eye

    Question Is this a Hadith? “The evil-eye is true. It puts a camel in a cooking pot and a man in the grave.”

  • 16 March

    How should a person react to difficulties and conditions of ease

    Question Is this suitable to quote? ليس أحد إلا يحزن ويفرح، ولكن من أصابته مصيبة فجعلها صبرا، ومن أصاب خيرا جعله شكرا

  • 16 March

    The evil eye could have preceded taqdir

    Question Is this a Hadith? “The evil-eye is true. If the evil- eye raced with fate, it would beat fate (it would change fate)” What du’as can be recited for protection from the evil eye?

  • 15 March

    If Allah wished to punish this ummah, he would have not granted them Surah Ikhlas

    Question Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: “Allah would have not given this ummah Surah Ikhlas if he wanted to punish them.” Is this Hadith authentic?

  • 15 March

    A du’a of Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question What is the status of this narration: كان من دعاء أبي بكر رضي الله عنه: اللهم هب لي إيمانا ويقينا ومعافاة ونيّة

  • 15 March

    A narration stating that Jibril (‘alayhis salam) came to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) on the 13th, 14th and 15th of Sha’ban

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Sayyiduna Abu Nasr ibn Sa’id (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “On the 13th Sha’ban, Jibril (‘alayhis salam) came to me and said, ‘Rise, O Muhammed, it is the time of Tahajjud. Make du’a on behalf of your Ummah.” Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) rose and did accordingly. At the time …

  • 14 March

    Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) is a vessel of knowledge

    Question Can this Hadith be quoted? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Abu Hurayrah is a vessel of knowledge.”

  • 14 March

    The meadows of Jannah in this world

    Question I am looking for the Arabic text and the complete Hadith regarding ‘the meadows of Jannah in this world’ which is quoted for the virtue of dhikr in Tablighi bayans.

  • 11 March

    An intelligent person thinks before speaking whereas a fool just blurts out

    Question What is the source of this narration? لسان العاقل من وراء قلبه، فإذا عرض له قول نظر, فإن كان له قال، وإن كان عليه أمسك, ولسان الأحمق أمام قلبه، فإذا عرض له القول قال عليه أو له

  • 11 March

    A du’a the Tabi’un/Tab’ut Tabi’un would recite when Ramadan commenced

    Question What is the status of this narration?  حَدَّثَنَا هَاشِمُ بْنُ مَرْثَدٍ الطَّبَرَانِيُّ، ثنا صَفْوَانُ بْنُ صَالِحٍ، ثنا الْوَلِيدُ بْنُ مُسْلِمٍ، عَنْ عَبْدِ الْعَزِيزِ بْنِ أَبِي رَوَّادٍ، قَالَ: ” كَانَ الْمُسْلِمُونَ يَدْعُونَ عِنْدَ حَضْرَةِ شَهْرِ رَمَضَانَ: اللَّهُمَّ أَظَلَّ شَهْرُ رَمَضَانَ وَحَضَرَ، فَسَلِّمْهُ لِي، وَسَلِّمْنِي فِيهِ، وَتَسَلَّمْهُ مِنِّي، اللَّهُمَّ ارْزُقْنِي صِيَامَهُ وَقِيَامَهُ، صَبْرًا وَاحْتِسَابًا، وَارْزُقْنِي فِيهِ الْجِدَّ وَالِاجْتِهَادَ وَالْقُوَّةَ وَالنَّشَاطَ، وَأَعِذْنِي …

  • 10 March

    Ensuring that one eats with the helper/servant that cooked the food

    Question Is this Hadith authentic and could you please provide the Arabic text? “When the servant of one of you has endured heat and smoke preparing his food for him, then let him take him by the hand and make him sit him down with him. If he refuses, then let him take a morsel and feed him with it.”

  • 9 March

    A beautiful du’a asking for the companionship of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) in Jannah

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? عن زر بن حبيش، أن ابن مسعود كان قائما يصلي، فلما بلغ رأس المئة من النساء، أخذ يدعو، فقال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم: سل تعطه، ثلاثا، فقال: اللهم إني أسألك إيمانا لا يرتد، ونعيما لا ينفد، ومرافقة محمد صلى الله عليه وسلم في أعلى جنة الخلد

  • 9 March

    Maymunah (radiyallahu ‘anha) would lay beside Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) while he was engaged in Salah

    Question Narrated Maymunah, the wife of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam): “During my menses, I never prayed, but used to sit on the mat beside the masjid of Allah’s Messenger. He used to offer the prayer on his sheet and in prostration some of his clothes used to touch me.” Is this Hadith authentic?