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May, 2018

  • 25 May

    The virtue of waking up for Tahajjud Salah and awakening one’s spouse

    Question Please verify the authenticity of this Hadith: Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “If a man awakens his wife at night, and they both offer Salah or both offer two rak’ahs together, they are recorded to be among those who remember Allah Ta’ala in abundance [dhakirin and dhakirat]”

  • 18 May

    A du’a to recite expressing gratitude to Allah

    Question Please provide the reference and Arabic text for this supplication: “O Allah! Any blessing, I or any of Your creation has risen upon is from You alone, You have no partners, all praise and gratitude belongs to You”

  • 14 May

    Explanation of the Hadith on souls

    Question Can you explain tashrih of this Hadith: الارواح جنود مجندة

  • 11 May

    Allah Ta’ala detests grandiloquence

    Question Please give me the source for this narration: Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Indeed Allah detests the excessively eloquent among men, who slaps his tongue around like the cow slaps his tongue”

  • 4 May

    Fulfil trusts and do not cheat

    Question How authentic is this Hadith? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Fulfil the trust for the one who entrusted you, and do not cheat the one who cheated you”

April, 2018

March, 2018

  • 28 March

    Meaning of a word in a chain of narrators

    Question What is the meaning of the word ‘fi akharin’ in the following chain of narrators in Sunan Abi Dawud: حدثنا قتيبة بن سعيد، في آخرين، قالوا: حدثنا يحيى بن سليم

  • 13 March

    The virtue of Ghouta

    Question Is this an authentic Hadith? Sayyiduna Abud Darda (radiyallahu ‘anhu) related that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Indeed the place of refuge/stronghold of the Muslims on the day of massacre [during the fitnah of Dajjal etc.] is in Ghouta, near a city called Damascus, this from the best of the cities of Sham.”

  • 1 March

    Reciting ‘Hasbiyallahu la ilaha illa hu’ seven times

    Question I would like to ask the authenticity of the Hadith which states “Whoever says seven times in the morning and evening ‘HasbiyAllahu la ilaha illa huw ‘alayhi tawakkaltu wa huwa Rabbul ‘Arshil ‘Adhim‘, Allah Ta’ala will take care of his worries.”

February, 2018

  • 26 February

    How to be an obedient child after the demise of one’s parents

    Question What is the source of this Hadith and the authenticity? A Hadith reports Abu Usayd Malik ibn Rabi’ah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) as saying: “While we were sitting in the company of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) , a man of the Banu Salamah tribe came to him and said, “O Rasulullah, Is there any way left for me to be …

  • 26 February

    73 sects of this Ummah

    Question I heard one Hadith that Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) said: ‘My Ummah will be divided into seventy three sects, seventy two will go in the fire and one will go in Jannah.’ How authentic is this Hadith?

  • 9 February

    Reciting the last three surahs every morning and evening

    Question I have heard one Scholar say the following: “Reciting the three Quls three times [each] in the morning and evening is weak, and what’s preserved is one time [each] without [reciting]: Qul huwallahu Ahad. Only recite Surah Nas and Surah Falaq.”   Please comment.

January, 2018

  • 31 January

    To send food for the family of the deceased

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? حديث عبد الله بن جعفر قال قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم: اصنعوا لآل جعفر طعاما، فإنه قد أتاهم أمر شغلهم