Tag Archives: Abu Dawud

June, 2021

  • 23 June

    Prohibition against confusing others in Salah by reciting too loudly

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Under the heading ‘Dhikr Qawl al-Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) Laa yajhar ba’dukam ‘ala ba’din fil-Quran, Imam Nasai (rahimahullah) has recorded the Hadith, ‘None of you should compete with one another in reciting Quran loudly.’

  • 16 June

    Authenticity of the virtue of offering two rak’ahs after Maghrib before speaking to anyone

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? Makhul (rahimahullah) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “If the two rak’ahs after Maghrib are performed before speaking, it will be lifted high into the heavens.”

  • 8 June

    Clarification regarding the narration on houses in Jannah

    Question My question is regarding the below Hadith: “I guarantee a house on the outskirts of Jannah for one who leaves arguments even if he is right, and a house in the middle of Jannah for one who abandons lies even when joking, and a house in the highest part of Jannah for one who makes his character excellent.” Is …

May, 2021

  • 31 May

    Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would have commanded women to prostrate to their husbands

    Question Is this narration authentic? Narrated Qays ibn Sa’d: I went to al-Hirah and saw them (the people) prostrating themselves before a satrap of theirs, so I said: The Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) has most right to have prostration made before him. When I came to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam), I said: I went to al-Hirah …

  • 27 May

    Status of the narrator; Suhayb Abus Sahba

    Question I came across the narrator Suhayb Abus Sahba in Sunan Abi Dawud. Is he a reliable narrator?

  • 25 May

    Opening one’s fast with honey

    Question Is this correct? When breaking your fast, break it with honey. Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) said: “Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) used to like sweet edible things and honey.”

April, 2021

  • 15 April

    Melon and cucumber with dates

    Question Is eating melon and fresh dates and cucumber and fresh dates two separate Sunnahs or is it one and the same Hadith?

  • 8 April

    Reciprocating a gift or praising the bestower

    Question Is this a Hadith? If someone is given something, he should give a return for it provided he can afford if he cannot afford, he should praise him. He who praises him for it, thanks him, and he who conceals it is ungrateful to him

  • 7 April

    The Ismul A’azam in two Verses

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? Asma’ bint Yazid reported: The Prophet (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The greatest name of Allah is in these two Verses: ‘Your God is one God, there is no God but Him, the Gracious, the Merciful’ (2:163). As well as the opening of Surah Alu ‘Imran: Allah, there is no God but …

  • 1 April

    Applying henna on sore legs

    Question Is there any Hadith that states one should use henna on sore legs?

March, 2021