Salah

Reference for a narration on straightening the rows

Question

Where is the following Hadith and is authenticity, it was very profitable for us to know that.

The narration of Mamar contains the following wording, ‘Anas bin Maalik said, “If I was to try and carry out this practice i.e. The joining of the ankles with the ankles of the next person, the people would run away like restive mules.” (Fathul Bari Pg.247 Vol.2)

Jazak Allah khayr for your research.

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Where to place the shoes in Salah?

Question

What is the authenticity of the following narration?

“When any one of you performs Salah then he should not place his shoes on his right hand side nor on his left hand side. This is because his left hand side is the right hand side of another person, unless there is no person on his left hand side. He should place them in between his legs.”

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An amazing incident at the time of Banu Israil regarding a dead man awakening from his grave

Question

Kindly provide the reference for the following incident:

There was a group from the Banu Israil who went to visit a graveyard. There they said, “How about if we pray two rak’ahs and ask Allah to resurrect someone, so we can ask him about death.” So they prayed two rak’ahs and asked Allah Ta’ala to resurrect one of the dead. A man was resurrected, who had the sign of sujud (prostration) on his forehead. He said, “What do you want from me? I died one hundred years ago and the pain of death only just stopped at this moment.

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