Tag Archives: Dhahabi

August, 2019

  • 2 August

    An unreliable narration on attending the gathering of a Scholar

    Question How authentic is this Hadith? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “To attend a gathering of a scholar is more rewarding than attending one thousand funerals, offering one thousand rak’ahs of prayers, one thousand Hajj and one thousand battles”

July, 2019

  • 31 July

    The Hadith narrator ‘Uthman ibn ‘Abdillah Al Mawsili

    Question I would like to ask about the narrator of Hadith, ‘Uthman ibn ‘Abdillah Al Mawsili, what was his status?

  • 25 July

    A narration regarding the date palm

    Question What is status of following narration? قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم: أكرموا عمتكم النخلة فإنها خلقت من الطين الذي خلق منه آدم وليس من الشجر يلقح غيرها، وقال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم: أطعموا نساءكم الولد الرطب فإن لم يكن رطب فالتمر وليس من الشجر أكرم على الله من شجرة نزلت تحتها مريم بنت عمران

  • 17 July

    Another narration on a youngster who devoted himself to ‘ibadah

    Question Are these words ولك عندي بكل يوم وليلة أجر صديق an authentic addition to the narration on your website found here?

  • 9 July

    A brief biography of Hafiz Ibn Kathir (rahimahullah)

    Question Can you provide a brief biography of Hafiz Ibn Kathir (rahimahullah)?

  • 8 July

    Imam Ibn Jarir At Tabari (rahimahullah)

    Question Can you provide a brief biography of Imam Ibn Jarir At Tabari (rahimahullah)?

April, 2019

  • 16 April

    Say ‘Ya dhal Jalali wal ikram’ abundantly

    Question What is the status of the following Hadith? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Hold firm to Ya Dhal Jalali Wal Ikram” [O Possessor of Majesty and Honour]

  • 8 April

    The parable of a believer when he is afflicted by illness or fever

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? Abdur Rahman ibn Azhar reported: Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “Verily the parable of the believer, when he is afflicted by illness or fever, is only that of a piece of iron placed in the fire; its defects vanish and its goodness remains.”

March, 2019

  • 4 March

    Muhammad ibn Sirin (rahimahullah) would lower his voice in the presence of his mother

    Question Is there any reference that Imam Muhammad ibn Sirin would lower his voice when he was with his mother, so much so that an onlooker would think he was ill?

  • 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

  • 25 February

    Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) divorced Hafsah (radiyallahu ‘anha) but took her back

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said that “Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) divorced Hafsah (radiyallahu ‘anha) but then remarried her.”

  • 12 February

    Seven virtues of the Quraysh

    Question عن أم هانئ بنت أبي طالب رضي الله عنها، أن رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم، قال: فضل الله قريشا بسبع خلال؛ أني فيهم وأن النبوة فيهم، والحجابة فيهم، والسقاية فيهم، وأن الله نصرهم على الفيل، وأنهم عبدوا الله عشر سنين لا يعبده غيرهم، وأن الله أنزل فيهم سورة من القرآن ثم تلاها رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم، …

  • 4 February

    The ill effect of the evil eye

    Question I wanted to know the authenticity of this Hadith: Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The evil eye is real and can bring a person down from a high mountain.”