Salah

Another du’a to recite after Salah

Question

Kindly provide the reference for the Hadith which states that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would make the following du’a after Salah ‘O Allah, I seek Your protection from disbelief, poverty and the punishment of the grave’

اللهم إني أعوذ بك من الكفر ، والفقر ، وعذاب القبر

Allahumma inni a’udhubika minal kufri wal faqri wa ‘adhabil qabr

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A Hadith on reciting Quran aloud

Question

What is the authenticity of the following Hadith related on the authority of Sayyiduna Mu’adh ibn Jabal (radiyallahu ‘anhu):

“Whoever offers Salah at night, then he should recite in a raised voice, for the Angels pray with him and listen to the recitation. If there are believing Jinn present where he is praying, then they pray with him as well and listen with attention. For indeed loud recitation encircles the one reciting and those around him and drives the troublemakers and the most evil of the Jinn away”

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Offering the nafl salah at home

Question

Is it true that Nabi (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) would say some sunnats of salah in his home, so his home would be remain blessed?

If, so, can you cite the sahih narrations to back this up?

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A deed better than optional fasting, Salah and charity

Question

Please provide the reference for the following Hadith and confirm if authentic or not:

“Do you know what is better than charity, fasting and prayer? It is keeping peace and good relations between people, as quarrels and bad feelings destroy mankind.”

(Muslim and Bukhari)

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Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) attending to the need of a bedouin

Question

Who the Sahabi mentioned in following Hadith?

حَدَّثَنَا أَبُو مَعْمَرٍ عَبْدُ اللَّهِ بْنُ عَمْرٍو، قَالَ حَدَّثَنَا عَبْدُ الْوَارِثِ، قَالَ حَدَّثَنَا عَبْدُ الْعَزِيزِ بْنُ صُهَيْبٍ، عَنْ أَنَسٍ، قَالَ أُقِيمَتِ الصَّلاَةُ وَالنَّبِيُّ صلى الله عليه وسلم يُنَاجِي رَجُلاً فِي جَانِبِ الْمَسْجِدِ، فَمَا قَامَ إِلَى الصَّلاَةِ حَتَّى نَامَ الْقَوْمُ‏.‏

(Sahih Bukhari, Hadith: 27)

Mufti Taqi Uthmani (may Allah protect him) states that ‘Allamah Anwar Shah Kashmiri (rahimahullah) had found the name of this Sahabi in Al-Adabul Mufrad. (In’aam ul Bari , Vol.3 , pg.436)

Please provide name of this Sahabi and the Hadith of Al-Adabul Mufrad in which he is mentioned.

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Beautiful words for recital at the beginning of Salah

Question

I have heard this beautiful Hadith and wanted to know when are we supposed to say these words?

It is narrated that Abdullah ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: “While we were praying with Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam), a man from the crowd said:

Allahu akbar kabiran wal hamdu lillahi kathiran wa subhanallahi bukratan wa asilan

[Allah is indeed the Greatest, all praises are due to Him, many praises, and all glory is His alone, morning and evening.]

Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) said: Who is the one who said these words? A person from the crowd said: It is me O Messenger of Allah. The Prophet said: They amazed me! They caused the doors of heaven to be opened. Ibn `Umar said: I have never abandoned these words since I heard Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) say that.”

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The virtue of a big congregation in Janazah Salah

Question

What is the authenticity of the following narration :

Malik ibn Hubayrah states that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

“A person upon whom three rows perform Janazah Salah, Jannah/Allah’s forgiveness is compulsory for this person”

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