Qiyamah

A Hadith warning women who do not pay zakat for their jewellery

Question

A Hadith was read in our daily Ta’lim in our Masjid from Fadail Sadaqat (part 1, pg: 290, Hadith: 9) regarding a women wearing a gold necklace will have a similar necklace of fire on the day of Qiyamah.

A brother from an Arabic speaking background says he doubts this is correct. He doubts it can be in Abu Dawud. It is probably extremely weak he says and in his opinion it is fabricated.

He is self taught. He has read Bukhari and Muslim and his also learns via google. What have the Muhaddithun of early times said about this Hadith?

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Killing without motive before Qiyamah

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A Prophetic tradition says: “Time will come when people will kill without knowing the motivation, and the victim will be unaware of the reason for their execution. What is the grade of this Hadith?

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A virtue of teaching one’s child the Holy Quran?

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What is the status of the following Hadith?

Sayyiduna Anas (radiyallahu ‘anhu) had reported that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

“Whoever teaches the reading of Quran to his son (without memorising it), all his past and future sins will be forgiven and whoever makes his child memorise the Quran will be raised on the Day of Judgement in the semblance of a full moon and his son will be asked to start reciting, and for every ayah read by the child, the status of the parent will be raised to the next higher grade of Jannah, till the recitation of the Holy Quran is completed.”

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A reward for loving Hasan and Husayn (radiyallahu ‘anhuma)?

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Is the following Hadith authentic?

Sayyiduna ‘Ali ibn Abi Talib (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports:

“Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) took Hasan and Husayn by the hand and said: ‘Whoever loves me and loves these two, [loves] their father and mother, shall be with me on my level on the Day of Judgement”

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The great value of Iman

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Is the following Hadith reliable?

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said that Allah will save a man in front of all the creation on the day of Qiyamah. Ninety nine scrolls of his deeds will be spread out, each scroll extending as far as the eye can see.

Against all this will be weighed the one good deed that he has, which is ‘Ash hadu al la ilaha illallah wa anna Muhammadan ‘abduhu wa rasuluh’ his witnessing that there is no god but Allah and that Muhammad is His Messenger, and it will outweigh all the rest. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) then said: “Nothing is heavier than the Name of Allah.”

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