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August, 2017

  • 28 August

    A narration regarding animals on the ark of Nuh (‘alayhis salam)

    Question Is the following story found in the Hadith and can it be quoted? ‘When the animal dung on the ark of Nuh (‘alayhis salam) was becoming excessive, Allah Ta’ala ordered Nuh (‘alayhis salam) to poke the elephant’s trunk. When he did so, two pigs fell and started to eat the dung. When the rats started to gnaw and nibble …

July, 2017

  • 13 July

    Sheep are a blessing

    Question Is this narration correct? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Goats/Sheep are a blessing”

April, 2017

  • 19 April

    The best type of horse

    Question Can you provide the reference for this Hadith? The best of horses is black with a white patch on the forehead and having whiteness on the upper lip and nose. The next best horse is a black horse with whiteness on the forehead and some white on [three] legs. The right leg does not have any whiteness. If it is …

  • 18 April

    Deeds which draw the curse of Allah Ta’ala

    Question Could you mention a few examples of deeds which deserve the curse of Allah Ta’ala and Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)?

February, 2017

  • 15 February

    Prohibition against eating animals that consume filth

    Question نهى رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم عن أكل الجلالة وألبانها What is the meaning of jallalah?

  • 9 February

    The du’a to recite when one gets married or purchases a slave or conveyance

    Question Could you translate this du’a and provide the reference: اللهم إني أسالُك خَيْرَها، وخَيْرَ ما جَبَلْتَها عليه، وأعوذُ بِكَ من شَرِّها، وشَرِّ ما جبلتَها عليه Allahumma inni asaluka khayraha wa khayra ma jabaltaha ‘alayhi wa a’udhu bika min sharriha wa sharri ma jablataha ‘alayhi

  • 7 February

    Warning against killing animals for no reason

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whoever kills a small bird for no reason, it will beseech Allah on the Day of Qiyamah saying, ‘O my Rabb, so and so killed me for no reason. And he did not kill me for any beneficial purpose'”

November, 2016

  • 1 November

    Treatment of animals

    Question What is the status of this narration? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) once was entering the Masjid to offer Zuhr Salah when he saw an animal that was tied up. He asked, ‘Where is the owner of this animal’? No one responded. He (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) entered the Masjid and performed Salah. When he exited the Masjid he saw …

October, 2016

  • 11 October

    Goats and Sheep as a source of Barakah?

    Question Please advise if the following Hadith relating to goats are authentic: 1. Sayyiduna Khalid (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “If three goats remain in the home of a person, Angels supplicate throughout the night until dawn to Allah Ta’ala, to shower His mercy upon the person.” 2. Sayyiduna Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that Nabi …

  • 4 October

    The virtue of keeping a horse

    Question Please verify the translation of the following Hadith and provide its reference. “…He to whom the horse will be a source of reward is the one who keeps it in Allah’s Cause, and ties it by a long rope in a pasture (or a garden). He will get a reward equal to what it’s long rope allows it to …

September, 2015

October, 2014

  • 17 October

    Will our pets come to Jannah?

    Question There is a Hadith quoted although I am not sure if it is authentic but it says that the animals will be resurrected and turned to dust. If it is authentic what is the commentary? Does it mean if we have animals as pets in this world they won’t be in Jannah with us?