Sickness

Ummud Darda (rahimahallah) visits the sick

Question

What is the authenticity and interpretation of this narration?

عن الحارث بن عبد الله الأنصاري قال: رأيت أم الدرداء على رحالها أعواد ليس عليها غشاء، عائدة لرجل من أهل المسجد من الأنصار

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Practising medicine without having knowledge

Question

Is this Hadith authentic and can it be quoted?

من تطبب ولم يعلم منه طب قبل ذلك فهو ضامن

Whoever gives medical treatment and he is not known to be [a doctor/medical practitioner] then he is liable

 

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Explanation of the narration regarding giving charity without delay

Question

I would like to know the level of this Hadith regarding sadaqah and charity repelling calamities. I would also like to know the meaning and any commentary.

باكروا بالصدقة فإن البلاء لا يتخطاها

“Give charity without delay, for indeed, calamity cannot overcome it” (Tirmidhi)

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Authenticity of the Hadith in Ibn Majah regarding the reward of visiting the sick

Question

What is the authenticity of the Hadith you have mentioned here:

Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reported that he heard Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) say: “Whomsoever visits his ill Muslim brother, is walking among the harvest of Jannah until he sits. Once he sits, mercy envelopes him. [If he visits] in the morning, seventy thousand angels make du’a of forgiveness for him till the evening. If it is in the evening, seventy thousand Angels make du’a of forgiveness for him till the morning.”

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Another version of the Hadith regarding the reward of visiting the sick

Question

Can you mention the source of this Hadith?

‘Whoever comes to visit his Muslim brother (when he is sick), he is walking among the harvest of Jannah (Paradise) until he sits, then when he sits he is showered with mercy. If it is in the morning, seventy thousand angels will send blessing upon him until the evening, and if it is in the evening, seventy thousand angels will send blessing upon him until the morning.”

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