Tag Archives: Bayhaqi

November, 2015

  • 6 November

    The characteristics of the inhabitants of Jannah

    Question There are narrations that claim all of mankind will have the voice of Dawud, age of ‘Isa, the looks of Yusuf (‘alayhimus salam). Can, you confirm the narration, and it’s authenticity?

  • 5 November

    Saying a durud (salutation) seventy times at the grave of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)

    Question What is status of following Hadith and can it be quoted? It is reported that when a person stands at the grave of Rasulullah (sallallahu alayhi wa sallam) and recites the verse: إِنَّ اللَّهَ وَمَلَائِكَتَهُ يُصَلُّونَ عَلَى النَّبِيِّ  (Innallah Wa Mala-Ikatahu Yu Salluna ‘Alan Nabi), (Surah Al Ahzab, verse: 56) and then says seventy times ‘sallallahu ‘alayka Ya Muhammad’ …

October, 2015

  • 27 October

    Being Allah conscious, a means of purification

    Question Kindly provide the reference for the following narration: Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) was asked: “How can a person purify himself?” Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) answered: “He should remember that Allah ‘Azza Wa Jalla is with him wherever he is.”

  • 22 October

    Du’as accepted upon seeing the Ka’bah

    Question Du’as are readily accepted at the first sighting of the Kabah. Is this a Hadith?

  • 4 October

    How much of effort for this life and the next?

    Question “Work for your life down here as if you’ll live forever, and work for the next life as if you will die tomorrow” Is this a Hadith ?

  • 1 October

    Number of Women in Jannah

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? I entered Jannah and saw that most of its dwellers were women. Narrated by al-Bayhaqi in al-Ba’th wal-Nushur and Ibn ‘Asakir in Tarikh Dimashq.

September, 2015

  • 21 September

    Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) praising the king of Abysinnia

    Question I read in a book that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said to the Muslims when they were being persecuted in Makkah Mukarramah: “If you want you may go take refuge in Abyssinia , for there reigns a king, where nobody is oppressed under his rule. Go there until Allah opens up a way and makes it easy”. What …

  • 20 September

    Punishment for not forbidding evil

    Question I have heard few times of an incident in which Allah Ta’ala commanded the angels to destroy a town of disobedient people. However the angels commented that there was one pious worshipper within the town to which Allah Ta’ala said, start with him first. Does this incident have a legitimate source?

  • 13 September

    The virtue of Fajr Salah on a Friday

    Question Is there a Hadith which states that the Fajr of Jumu’ah is better or more rewarding than Jumu’ah Salah itself ? If so can you mention the reference and it’s authentication.

  • 4 September

    Reference for the Qunut recited in Witr Salah

    Question The famous Du’a recited in Witr ‘Allahumma Inna Nastaeenuka wa nastaghfiruka’ Is this mentioned in the Hadith? Also, are there variations in the wordings?

  • 2 September

    An unreliable incident regarding the strength of Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question It is said at the battle of Khaybar, Sayyiduna Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) lifted a heavy door and used it a shield. After the battle it took forty Sahabah to pick it up. Is this Hadith authentic?

August, 2015

  • 30 August

    Allah personally re compensating the one who says a certain hamd [praise of Allah]

    Question What is the status of the following narration? Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) reports that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) informed them: “Once a certain slave of Allah said ‘Ya Rabbi, Lakal hamdu kama yambaghi li jalali wajhika wa li ‘azimi sultanika’. (O Allah, All praise belongs to you, as befits the Glory of Your Countenance and the greatness of …

  • 23 August

    Modesty is all of Iman

    Question What is the status of the following narration? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) once when asked if modesty was in fact a part of the religion, he replied, “Nay, rather it is the entire religion all of it”.