Sirah and History

A lengthy narration regarding the advices Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) offered just before his demise

Question

In Tambihul Ghafilin, there is a lengthy narration which mentions the last advices Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) gave a few days before passing away. Is this narration reliable?

The beginning of the narration is as follows:

عن علي بن أبي طالب رضي الله تعالى عنه، قال: لما نزلت: {إذا جاء نصر الله والفتح} ، مرض رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم، فما لبث أن خرج إلى الناس يوم الخميس، وقد شد رأسه بعصابة، فرقي المنبر وجلس عليه، مصفر الوجه تدمع عيناه، ثم دعا ببلال، فأمره بأن ينادي في المدينة، أن اجتمعوا لوصية رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم فإنها آخر وصية لكم، فنادى بلال فاجتمع صغيرهم وكبيرهم، وتركوا أبواب بيوتهم مفتحة، وأسواقهم على حالها، حتى خرجت العذارى من خدورهن، ليسمعوا وصية رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم حتى غص المسجد بأهله والنبي صلى الله عليه وسلم يقول: وسعوا لمن وراءكم…

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Allah Ta’ala saved Musa and drowned Fir’awn on ‘Aashura

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Is this narration authentic?

عن ابن عباس رضي الله عنهما، أن النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم، لما قدم المدينة، وجدهم يصومون يوما، يعني عاشوراء، فقالوا: هذا يوم عظيم، وهو يوم نجى الله فيه موسى، وأغرق آل فرعون، فصام موسى شكرا لله، فقال أنا أولى بموسى منهم. فصامه وأمر بصيامه

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Valuing a strand of the blessed hair of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam)

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Kindly provide the reference and authenticity of the following narration:

Ibn Sirin (rahimahullah) has said: “I said to ‘Abidah (rahimahullah): ‘We have some of the hair of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) which we got from Anas (radiyallahu ‘anhu) or from his family.’

‘Abidah (rahimahullah) replied. “No doubt if I had a single strand of that [hair], it would have been dearer to me than the whole world and whatever is in it.” Read More »

The first person to apply logic was Iblis

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What is the authenticity of this narration?

Ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) where he said: “The first creature that apply the concept of qiyas [logic] is Iblis, then he made a mistake in his qiyas. Thus, whoever applies his logic in religious matters [only depending on logic] Allah Ta’ala will make him be with Iblis.”

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