Tag Archives: Auspicious occasions

July, 2021

April, 2021

  • 6 April

    Khalid’s ibn Ma’dan statement regarding spending five nights of the year in ‘ibadah

    Question I want to know the authenticity of this particular saying of Tabi’i Khalid ibn Ma’dan (rahimahullah) who said: “There are five particular nights in a whole year, whosoever spends these nights in worship with intention of gaining virtues and believing [in its promised virtues], Allah will grant him entrance into Jannah 1. The first night of Rajab (worships in …

March, 2021

  • 26 March

    An unreliable recital for the 15th of Sha’ban

    Question Please verify the authenticity of this narration: “Whoever recites on the night of the 15th of Sha’ban a thousand times (Say Allah is one-Surah Ikhlas) in a hundred units of prayer he will not leave this world until Allah sends him in his sleep a hundred angels.”

September, 2019

September, 2018

  • 20 September

    Ibn Shihab Az Zuhri would ensure that he fasted on ‘Aashura

    Question Can you mention the source for this please? الليث: عن معاوية بن صالح، أن أبا جبلة حدثه، قال كنت مع ابن شهاب في سفر فصام يوم عاشوراء، فقيل له: تصوم يوم عاشوراء في السفر وأنت تفطر في رمضان؟ قال: إن رمضان له عدة من أيام أخر، وإن عاشوراء يفوت سير أعلام النبلاء

  • 20 September

    Fasting on ‘Aashura carries the reward for fasting for one year

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Fasting on the day of ‘Aashura is equivalent [i.e. carries the reward] of fasting for one year”

April, 2018

  • 24 April

    An unauthentic form of Salah to offer on the 15th of Sha’ban

    Question Is this authentic? On the night of 15 Sha’ban, offer twelve rak’ahs of Salah. In each rak’ah recite Surah Ikhlas thirty (30) times. You will see your abode in Jannah and be granted  intercession for ten (10) family members

October, 2016

June, 2016

  • 21 June

    The signs of Laylatul Qadr

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) reported that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The Night of Decree is a calm night, neither hot nor cold and the sun arises on it [the next morning] red and feeble.” (Ibn Khuzaymah)

September, 2015