Tag Archives: Al-Miftah

April, 2016

  • 22 April

    Maintaining ties with the friends of one’s parents

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? “Maintain what your father loved. Do not cut it off lest Allah puts out your light.”

  • 5 April

    A du’a for settling debts

    Question I wanted to know the exact reference for the following narration and is it suitable to quote. Furthermore, is the translation correct? “A man approached Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) and declared, I am unable to pay my kitabah (money paid by a slave to his master to secure his freedom), so kindly assist me. Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said, ‘Should I not …

March, 2016

February, 2016

December, 2015

  • 1 December

    A Hadith warning women who do not pay zakat for their jewellery

    Question A Hadith was read in our daily Ta’lim in our Masjid from Fadail Sadaqat (part 1, pg: 290, Hadith: 9) regarding a women wearing a gold necklace will have a similar necklace of fire on the day of Qiyamah. A brother from an Arabic speaking background says he doubts this is correct. He doubts it can be in Abu …

November, 2015

  • 19 November

    Death with wudu is martyrdom

    Question I wanted to know what the grade of this Hadith is Sahih, Hasan or Da’if and whether it’s allowed to practice upon: One should try to be in the state of wudu all the time. He who passes away in the state of wudu dies as a Shahid (martyr) (Majmauz zawaid, vol.1 pg. 271 and Fathul Malikil ‘Aliy, pg.35)

September, 2015

  • 21 September

    Authenticity of the bazar du’a

    Question What is the authenticity of this narration? Umar ibnul Khattab reported that the Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: ‘If a servant of Allah goes to the marketplace or shopping area and recites the following prayer then one million good deeds will be recorded for him and one million sins will be forgiven by Allah, who will also build …

  • 16 September

    The reward for fasting on the day of ‘Arafah (9th of Dhul Hijjah)

    Question Is it true that that fasting on the day of ‘Arafah (the 9th of Dhul Hijjah) expiates two years of sins?

  • 15 September

    Protection from Shaytan

    Question How can I protect myself from shaytan?

August, 2015

May, 2015

April, 2015

  • 23 April

    Du’a for expansion in sustenance

    Question Dua for Expanding Rizq (Provision) اَللَّھُمَ اجْعَلْ اَوْسَعَ رِزْقِکَ عَلَیَّ عِنْدَ کِبَرِ سِنِّی وَ انْقِطَاعِ عُمُرِی O Allah! Expand for me Your provision till my old age and till the end of my life.