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August, 2016

July, 2016

  • 30 July

    What should one do when he sees a strange woman?

    Question What is the authenticity and meaning of this Hadith? Jabir (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said, “Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) saw a woman so he entered upon Zaynab bint Jahsh and had intercourse with her. He then came out to his companions and said to them, A woman advances in the form of a devil [i.e. Just as Shaytan entices man, …

  • 27 July

    Authenticity of a du’a recited at iftar

    Question Can you confirm the source and authenticity of this du’a which Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would recite at iftar? ﺫَﻫَﺐَ ﺍﻟﻈَّﻤَﺄُ ﻭَﺍﺑْﺘَﻠَّﺖْ ﺍﻟْﻌُﺮُﻭﻕُ ﻭَﺛَﺒَﺖَ ﺍﻷ‌َﺟْﺮُ ﺇِﻥْ ﺷَﺎﺀَ ﺍﻟﻠَّﻪُ (Dhahabadh dhamau, wabtallatil ‘uruqu wa thabatal ajru inshallah)

June, 2016

  • 21 June

    What would Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) open his fast with?

    Question Please provide the reference for the following Hadith: “Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would open his fast with fresh dates before performing Maghrib Salah. If fresh dates were not available, then Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would open his fast with dry dates. If dry dates were not found, then Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would open his fast …

  • 20 June

    Reference for the words ‘stand shoulder to shoulder’

    Question Is there a Hadith wherein Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) used the words ‘stand shoulder to shoulder’ and ‘neck to neck’ when commanding the Sahabah to straighten the rows for Salah?

  • 16 June

    Do not backbite the Muslims and do not search for their faults

    Question Please provide the reference for this narration: “O those who have accepted Islam with their tongues while Iman has not entered their hearts! Do not backbite the Muslims and do not search for their faults, for verily the one who searches for their faults, Allah Ta’ala will take him to task for his faults and the one who Allah …

  • 16 June

    Using a miswak excessively when fasting

    Question What is the reliability of this Hadith? ‘Amir ibn Rabi’ah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports from his father who says: “I saw Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) using a miswak while he was fasting more often than I can count”

  • 15 June

    Hadith recommending dates at the time of Suhur

    Question Is this narration authentic? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “How good is the believers meal of dates at the time of sehri”

  • 15 June

    Beautify your voice when reciting the Quran

    Question Can you cite authentic narrations which, encourage us to sweeten our voice when reciting the Quran?

  • 3 June

    A Hadith regarding interlocking the fingers

    Question What is the grade of the following Hadith? إذا توضأ أحدكم، فأحسن وضوءه، ثم خرج عامدا إلى المسجد، فلا يشبكن يده، فإنه في صلاة “When one of you performs ablution properly and then proceeds for Salah, then he should not interlock his fingers for [it is as though] he is in Salah”

  • 2 June

    How did Sahabah sit in gatherings?

    Question Does this appear in a Hadith? “When the Sahabah sat in gatherings of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam), if a sheet were to be spread over their heads it would not sag” i.e. they sat very close to each other.