Tag Archives: Al Matalibul ‘Aliyah

March, 2017

  • 3 March

    Stay in your home during the time of fitnah

    Question Kindly provide the reference for this Hadith Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “There will come after me a tribulation like the dark of night, in which a man will awaken as a believer and enter evening as a disbeliever, or awaken as a disbeliever and enter evening as a believer.” A man among the Muslims said, ‘What shall we …

December, 2016

  • 23 December

    A query regarding ‘Umar’s (radiyallahu ‘anhu) questioning in the grave

    Question Is this narration reliable? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) was once explaining what will happen in the grave when the Angels come to question a person. Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) asked Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) if he will be stable during questioning. When Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) replied in the affirmative, he said, ‘Then I will be …

  • 19 December

    Evil rulers spoil this Din

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “For every matter there is a thing that spoils it, and what spoils this Din is the evil rulers”

  • 18 December

    We have been informed of all deeds which will take us closer to Jannah

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration? ليس شيء يقربكم من الجنة ويباعدكم من النار إلا أمرتكم به

October, 2016

  • 24 October

    The response of the souls to the call of Hajj

    Question Is this reliable? “When Allah commanded Ibrahim (‘alayhis salam) to announce to the people to perform Hajj, he stood up on the maqam and said: ‘O worshippers of Allah, answer the call of your Lord.’ So the [souls of the] people said: ‘We are here O Lord, we are here.’ So whoever from the creations performs Hajj, he is among those …

September, 2016

  • 9 September

    The huge reward for a particular dhikr

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? “The one who recites the following لا اله الا الله وحده لا شريك له أحدا صمدا لم يلد و لم يولد ولم يكن له كفوا احد (la ilaha ilallahu wahdahu la sharik lahu ahad samadan lam yalid wa lam yulad wa lam yakulahu kufuwan ahad) will get the reward of two million virtues and who will …

August, 2016

June, 2016

  • 6 June

    The Importance of Da’wah

    Question Someone told me that Abdullah ibn Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) would never fight any nation until he had already conveyed the Da’wah of Islam to them. Here are the references for the Hadith. Abdur Razzaq, Hakim, Ahmad and Tabrani as quoted in Nasbur Ra’yah. It may also be in Kanzul Ummal and Bayhaqi (Vol.9 Pg.107). …

April, 2016

  • 12 April

    A narration regarding Reciting Quran aloud in Salah

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? Ibnul Adra’ says: One night I was in the company of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) when we walked past a man who was reciting Quran aloud [without shouting] in Salah. I said , “O Messenger of Allah! Maybe he did it ostentatiously?” Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) replied ,” Never! he is turning towards …

March, 2016

  • 15 March

    Haste is from Shaytan

    Question What is the authenticity of the following Hadith? التأني من الله ، والعجلة من الشيطان ، وما أحد أكثر معاذير من الله ، وما من شيء أحب إلى الله من الحمد

  • 11 March

    Keys of the treasure of the heavens and the earth

    Question What is the authenticity of the narration which states that Sayyiduna ‘Uthman (radiyallahu ‘anhu) asked Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) regarding the explanation of the verse ‘The keys [control] of the heavens and the earth belong to him [Allah]’ (Surah Zumar Verse: 63). Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said to him, ‘No one has asked me the explanation before …

October, 2015

  • 20 October

    The du’a of Sayyiduna Abud Darda (radiyallahu ‘anhu) which protected his house from burning

    Question Is the du’a of Sayyiduna Abud Darda (radiyallahu ‘anhu) which he recited for protection authentic? He was told that his house was burning and he said that it cannot be burning because I read the du’a. The du’a is اللهم أنت ربي لا إله إلا أنت، عليك توكلت، وأنت رب العرش الكريم، ما شاء الله كان وما لم يشأ …

July, 2015

  • 27 July

    Exercising patience (sabr) and adopting good character

    Question What is the status of this Hadith? يَا رَسُولَ اللَّهِ ، أَيُّ الإِيمَانِ أَفْضَلُ ؟ قَالَ : ” الصَّبْرُ وَالسَّمَاحَةُ ” ، قِيلَ : فَأَيُّ الْمُؤْمِنِينَ أَكْمَلُ إِيمَانًا ؟ قَالَ : ” أَحْسَنُهُمْ خُلُقًا Translation O Rasulullah! Which ‘Which type of Iman is best’? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) replied, “Exercising patience and overlooking/pardoning”. It was then asked, ‘Which Believer …