Tag Archives: Daraqutni

March, 2021

  • 17 March

    The last person to cross the sirat [bridge] and enter Jannah

    Question Kindly provide the authenticity of the narration recorded by Imam Ishaq ibn Rahuyah wherein Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu ‘anhu) related a Hadith to Sayyiduna ‘Umar ibnul Khattab (radiyallahu ‘anhu) regarding the last person to enter Jannah. In this narration, it is said that the last person to cross the sirat [i.e. bridge, and enter Jannah] will open a …

February, 2021

  • 22 February

    Practising medicine without having knowledge

    Question Is this Hadith authentic and can it be quoted? من تطبب ولم يعلم منه طب قبل ذلك فهو ضامن Whoever gives medical treatment and he is not known to be [a doctor/medical practitioner] then he is liable  

January, 2021

  • 26 January

    Authenticity of the Hadith in Ibn Majah regarding the reward of visiting the sick

    Question What is the authenticity of the Hadith you have mentioned here: Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reported that he heard Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) say: “Whomsoever visits his ill Muslim brother, is walking among the harvest of Jannah until he sits. Once he sits, mercy envelopes him. [If he visits] in the morning, seventy thousand angels make du’a of …

August, 2020

  • 25 August

    Sayyiduna ‘Umar’s (radiyallahu ‘anhu) view regarding reciting behind the Imam

    Question Is this Hadith authentically narrated? عن يزيد بن شريك، أنه سأل عمر عن القراءة خلف الإمام، فقال: اقرأ بفاتحة الكتاب، قلت: وإن كنت أنت؟ قال: وإن كنت أنا، قلت: وإن جهرت؟ قال: وإن جهرت Yazid ibn Sharik once asked ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) about reciting behind the Imam. He (radiyallahu ‘anhu) replied, “You recite Surah Fatihah.” I said, ‘If you …

  • 11 August

    Status of the Hadith narrator ‘Asim ibn Bahdalah

    Question What is the status of narrator ‘Asim ibn Abin Najud?

March, 2020

September, 2019

  • 25 September

    A narration regarding the nabidh of ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question Is there a narration which mentions that Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) used to have something strong to drink in his water skin? Once a Bedouin drank from there and became intoxicated. Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) gave him the hadd [punishment for drinking alcohol].

March, 2019

  • 1 March

    Another version of the Hadith on ‘Giving due where it’s due’

    Question I read on your website on this link, regarding Sayyiduna Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) making space for Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu anhu). There is a similar narration which mentions Sayyiduna Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu)  making space for Sayyiduna ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhu), and Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) made the same statement, “Only virtuous people recognise other virtuous people.” Please advise …

February, 2019

  • 18 February

    Lying and Iman never come together

    Question Kindly inform me if this is a Hadith? الكذب مجانب للإيمان “Lying and faith never come together”

December, 2018

  • 5 December

    A follow up query on the narration ‘A believer is not instilled with deception and lies’

    Question Regarding this narration ‘A Believer is instilled with a number of qualities except deception and lying’, you have stated, ‘Imam Abu Bakr ibn Abi Shaybah (rahimahullah) has recorded this narration as the statement of Sayyiduna Sa’d ibn Abi Waqqas (radiyallahu ‘anhu).’ So is this not a Hadith of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)?

August, 2018

  • 3 August

    A narration regarding Janazah Salah

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? قال أحمد بن محمد بن الجراح، وابن مخلد، قالا: حدثنا عمر بن شبة، قال: حدثنا يزيد بن هارون، قال: أخبرنا يحيى بن سعيد، عن نافع، عن ابن عمر أن النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم كان إذا صلى على جنازة رفع يديه في كل تكبيرة، وإذا انصرف سلم When Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) performed Janazah …

February, 2018

January, 2018

  • 17 January

    Poetry is like conversation

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Poetry has the same status as prose, good poetry is like good speech and bad poetry is like bad speech/conversation”