Tag Archives: Angels

April, 2018

  • 23 April

    Five angels come to a person when he is in the throes of death

    Question Is the following proven from sahih Hadith? The Angels of Death: “When the son of Adam is in sakarat (the throes of death) Allah sends to him five angels: As for the first angel, it comes to him when his soul is in his throat, and it calls out to him saying: “O son of Adam! Where is that …

  • 12 April

    Did Allah recite Surah Taha and Surah Yasin 1000 years before creation?

    Question How authentic is the following Hadith? إن الله تبارك وتعالى قرأ طه و يس قبل أن يخلق السماوات والأرض بألف عام، فلما سمعت الملائكة القرآن، قالت: طوبى لأمة ينزل هذا عليها، وطوبى لأجواف تحمل هذا، وطوبى لألسنة تتكلم بهذا

March, 2018

  • 16 March

    The person who will call out ‘Ya Hannan Ya Mannan’ for 1000 years in Jahannam

    Question What is the reference for the following Hadith and can you mention the full narration? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “An inhabitant of Jahannam will call out to Allah saying ‘Ya Hannan’ and ‘Ya Mannan’ for 1000 years. Eventually, Allah Ta’ala will then order for him to be removed from Jahannam”

  • 6 March

    The angels of Allah spread their wings over Sham

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “How blessed is Sham!” The companions around asked: “Why is that?” Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) replied, “I see the angels of Allah spreading their wings over Sham.”

February, 2018

  • 12 February

    A narration stating that seventy thousand angels escorted Fatimah (radiyallahu ‘anha) on her wedding night

    Question Is it true that that when Sayyidah Fatimah (radiyallahu ‘anha) went to the home of Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu), she was escorted by Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam), Jibril, Mikail and seventy thousand other angels?

  • 5 February

    Forming rows [saffs] for Salah just as the angels do

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) told the Sahabah, “Why don’t you form your rows [saffs for Salah] just as the angels do in the presence of their Rabb?” The Sahabah (radiyallahu ‘anhum) said, ‘O Rasulullah, How do the angels form their rows in the presence of their Rabb? He said, ‘They complete the first rows …

January, 2018

  • 16 January

    The reward for those who habitually frequent the Masjid

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? عن أنس قال: قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم: إن الله لينادي يوم القيامة أين جيراني أين جيراني قال: فتقول الملائكة ربنا ومن ينبغي أن يجاورك فيقول أين عمار المساجد

November, 2017

  • 28 November

    Three categories of people will intercede on the Day of Qiyamah

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Sayyiduna ‘Uthman (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “On the Day of Qiyamah three types of people will intercede; The Ambiya will be the first to intercede [on behalf of the sinners], then the scholars and then the martyrs.”

  • 15 November

    Eating raw garlic

    Question Is there any Hadith preventing the eating of raw garlic?

September, 2017

August, 2017

  • 4 August

    An unauthentic virtue of Ayatul Kursi

    Question I heard the following narration regarding the virtue of Ayatul Kursi. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “If one recites Ayatul Kursi, Allah Ta’ala will remove his soul personally [and not the Angel of death].” Can this be verified?

July, 2017

  • 3 July

    A fabricated narration on sleeping before offering ‘Isha Salah

    Question Is this a Hadith? “When a person falls asleep before offering ‘Isha Salah, two Angels stand by him and say, ‘[Perform your] Salah.’ [When he doesn’t awaken], they give up and say, ‘The loser is asleep and he refuses to awaken.'”

June, 2017

  • 28 June

    An unreliable narration regarding a benefit of eating harisah

    Question Is this narration authentic? According to Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu), Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) once complained to Jibril (‘alayhis salam) that he could not have sexual intercourse often enough. “What?” replied the angel, “Why do you not eat harisah? There is the strength of forty men in this dish!” [harisah is a tasty meat dish or a …