Tag Archives: Bayhaqi

April, 2016

  • 28 April

    Du’a seeking protection from the evils of the limbs

    Question Can you please provide the reference of the following du’a? اللهم طهر قلبي من النفاق و عملي من الرياء و لساني من الكذب و عيني من الخيانة فانك تعلم خائنة الأعين و ما تخفي الصدور

March, 2016

  • 23 March

    A Hadith on the bounty of memorising the Quran

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? “If a person who has acquired knowledge of the Holy Quran considers another person who has been gifted with something else to be more fortunate than himself, he has shown disrespect to the blessing of Allah”

  • 8 March

    The status of nafl salah in one’s home

    Question What is the authenticity of this narration? “The superiority of the prayer of a man in his house over his prayer [in a place] that people can see him, is like the superiority of the obligatory prayer over the voluntary.”

  • 8 March

    The great reward for women if they are dutiful towards their husbands

    Question Where can I find the following Hadith and how sound is it? “Muslim ibn ‘Ubayd related from Asma bint Yazid Al Ansariyyah that she went to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) while he was seated with his Companions. She said, “I came as an emissary to you from a group of women. Indeed Allah has sent you to both men …

  • 7 March

    What to recite when throwing soil in the grave

    Question I would like to know if Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and his Sahabah (radiyallahu ‘anhum) use to recite the verse: Minha khalaqnakum wa fiha nu’edukum wa minha nukhrijukum taratan ukhra at the time of throwing soil on the deceased person? Please give reference.

  • 7 March

    Teach your children swimming, archery and horse riding

    Question Could you please verify if the following is a Hadith or a statement of Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu): “Teach your children swimming, archery and horse riding”

February, 2016

  • 19 February

    The Masjids shine like stars

    Question Please provide the full narration which states that the Masajid shine to the inhabitants of the sky like stars.

  • 17 February

    A narration prohibiting observing Non-Muslim holidays

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? Whoever builds [a home] in the land of the foreigners [that is, the non-Muslims] and observes their Nayruz [Persian New Year] and Mahrajan [a Persian festival celebrated on the equinox] and imitates them till he dies in that state, he shall be resurrected with them.

December, 2015

November, 2015

  • 14 November

    Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) and the miraculous dates

    Question What is the authenticity of the narration which states that Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) had brought some dates to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and asked him to make du’a for barakah. After this there was so much of barakah in those dates that he fed large numbers of people right until the time of Sayyiduna ‘Uthman (radiyallahu …

  • 10 November

    The number of children of Sayyiduna Anas (radiyallahu’anhu)

    Question How many children did Sayyidina Anas (radiyallahu’anhu) have. Was it one hundred and twenty (120)? Does this include grandchildren? JazakAllahu khayran for all the assistance. Appreciated.

  • 9 November

    Moderation, friendliness and asking good questions

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? Moderation in spending is half of [one’s] sustenance, friendliness toward people is half of [one’s] intelligence, and asking good questions is half of [one’s] knowledge (Shu’abul Iman)