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June, 2018

May, 2018

  • 14 May

    Reciting the Shahadatayn before death

    Question An Imam told me that when someone is about to pass away from the world, he should say the entire Shahadah, (La ilaha illallah Muhammadur rasulullah), not just La ilaha illallah. I am confused because most Hadiths I read says a person’s last words should be: La ilaha illallah. So please tell me: When a person is about to …

  • 10 May

    Hasten to do good deeds before seven things occur

    Question Is this narration authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Hasten to do good deeds before you are caught up by one of seven calamities awaiting you; Poverty which may impair your wisdom/ability to carry out good deeds, wealth which may mislead you, an ailment which may damage your health, old age which may harm your senses, a sudden …

  • 2 May

    Ayyub As Sakhtiyani (rahimahullah) would become saddened when hearing the news of the demise of someone from the Ahlus Sunnah

    Question Kindly provide the reference for this narration: “When Ayyub As Sakhtiyani (rahimahullah) would be informed of the death of someone from the ‘Ahlus Sunnah Wal Jama’ah’, he would say it is as though I have lost one of my limbs”

April, 2018

  • 23 April

    Five angels come to a person when he is in the throes of death

    Question Is the following proven from sahih Hadith? The Angels of Death: “When the son of Adam is in sakarat (the throes of death) Allah sends to him five angels: As for the first angel, it comes to him when his soul is in his throat, and it calls out to him saying: “O son of Adam! Where is that …

  • 19 April

    Abu Bakr’s (radiyallahu ‘anhu) bequest

    Question Is this incident authentic: روي أن أبا بكر رضي الله عنه لما حضرته الوفاة قال لمن حضره: إذا أنا مت وفرغتم من جهازي فاحملوني حتى تقفوا بباب البيت الذي فيه قبر النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم، فقفوا بالباب، وقولوا: السلام عليك يا رسول الله، هذا أبو بكر يستأذن، فإن أذن لكم بأن فتح الباب، وكان الباب مغلقا بقفل، فأدخلوني …

February, 2018

  • 27 February

    Du’a for protection from sudden death

    Question Is there any Hadith which states that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) made du’a for protection from sudden death?

  • 2 February

    Remembering death is essential to gain true piety

    Question Is this narration authentic? ذكر عند النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم رجل بعبادة واجتهاد فقال: كيف ذكر صاحبكم للموت؟ قالوا: ما نسمعه يذكره قال: ليس صاحبكم هناك

December, 2017

  • 12 December

    The average lifespan of this Ummah

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The lifespan for my Ummah is from sixty years to seventy years and very few surpass this”

  • 6 December

    A narration regarding suicide

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? بادرني عبدي بنفسه حرمت عليه الجنة

October, 2017

  • 25 October

    The most envied of people

    Question Can you provide the reference for this narration? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The one most deserving of envy according to me is the one who has the least burden, who offers a [great deal] of Salah [and finds solace in Salah], worshipping his Rabb well, and obeys him[even] in private. He is unknown among the people [and …

  • 24 October

    The pious will pass away one by one

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? يذهب الصالحون، الأول فالأول، ويبقى حفالة كحفالة الشعير، أو التمر، لا يباليهم الله بالة

  • 11 October

    The benefits of charity

    Question Is the following Hadith suitable to quote? إن صدقة المسلم تزيد في العمر و تمنع ميتة السوء و يذهب الله بها الكبر و الفخر