Tag Archives: Bukhari

February, 2020

  • 4 February

    Being aided in sustenance via the weak among you

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? In a Hadith Qudsi, Allah Ta’ala says: “Search for me among your weak ones, for verily, you are being aided and provided rizq [sustenance] via your weak ones.”

January, 2018

March, 2017

  • 27 March

    Greeting strangers of the opposite gender

    Question I heard it is sunnah not to greet strangers of the opposite sex. And if greeted not to respond. Kindly advise on its authenticity as I have come across a Hadith in which Nabi (salallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) greeted women.

October, 2016

  • 5 October

    What to do upon awakening?

    Question Can you confirm what is the sunnah after waking up. Should we wash our hand – is this the first thing to do or should we wash it before touching any ustensil.

September, 2016

  • 6 September

    Sadaqah upon good news

    Question I know there is a Hadith mentioning giving charity [sadaqah] will prevent calamities. Are there any Hadiths mentioning giving sadaqah upon hearing good news or when you experience a good event in your life? For example if someone’s son reads ‘Alhamdulillah’ for the first time ever and if the parent, due to joy, wants to give sadaqah for that blessing.

April, 2016

March, 2016

  • 8 March

    Two deeds that necessitate Jannah

    Question Please provide the reference for the following: “Verily, among the deeds which necessitate forgiveness are making salam and kind words”

November, 2015

  • 23 November

    ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma)’s advice to a murderer

    Question Is the following incident authentic? A person once asked Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) that he was in love with a girl but his proposal was rejected. When somebody else’s proposal was accepted, he became angry and killed the girl. He asked whether there was any way he would be forgiven. ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) asked him if …

October, 2015

  • 26 October

    Sayyiduna Ali’s famous statement regarding loving and hating in moderation

    Question Is the following a Hadith of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) or the statements of Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu)? “Love your beloved moderately, perhaps someday you will hate/dislike him, hate whom you hate moderately, perhaps he becomes your beloved someday.”

  • 4 October

    The cloth of Anas (radiyallahu ‘anhu) which did not burn

    Question I heard a story in a bayan that Sayyiduna Anas (radiyallahu ‘anhu) had a cloth. Whenever he desired to clean the cloth, he would throw it into the fire and it would come out clean. When asked about this, he said that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) once used this cloth to wipe his face and therefore it does not …

August, 2015

  • 30 August

    Allah bestows Din [Iman] only to those whom he loves

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? إِنَّ الله يُعْطِي الدُّنْيَا مَنْ يُحِبُّ وَمَنْ لاَ يُحِبُّ وَلاَ يُعْطِي الدِّينَ إِلاَّ لِمَنْ أَحَبَّ Translation Allah bestows the worldly possessions of this Dunya to those whom He loves as well as those whom He does not love, but He only bestows Din/Iman to whom He loves.

  • 19 August

    Most beloved daughter of Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam)

    Question How do you reconcile between the two Hadiths on which was the favourite daughter?

July, 2015

  • 31 July

    The Religion of Islam is easy

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? “This religion is easy. Whoever makes it hard will only defeat himself”