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September, 2015

  • 4 September

    Nabi (sallallahu 'alayhi wa sallam)'s advice on avoiding sins and being punctual with the obligatory deeds

    Question What is the grade of the following Hadith? Sayyidah Ummu Anas (radiyallahu ‘anha) reports that she once said, ‘O Rasulullah! Advise me’. He said, “Avoid acts of disobedience, that is the best Hijrah. Be punctual with your obligatory acts as this is the best Jihad and remember Allah in abundance for you do not bring Allah anything he loves more than …

  • 2 September

    Making the Dhikr of Allah Ta'ala calmly

    Question Kindly provide the reference for the following narration: ” We were with Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) on a journey, and some men stood up repeating aloud,’God is most great;’ and the Prophet said, ‘O men, be easy on yourselves and do not distress yourselves by raising your voices; truly, you do not call to one deaf or absent, but …

August, 2015

  • 31 August

    A virtue of Takbir, Tasbih and Istighfar

    Question Is the following narration authentic? A woman once said, O Rasulullah! Inform me of a few words [which I may use for Dhikr] but don’t mention too many. Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: Say, ‘Allahu Akbar’ ten times, Allah says, ‘This is for me’. Say, ‘Subhanallah’ ten times, Allah says, ‘This is for me’. Say ‘Allahummagh Firli’ [O …

  • 30 August

    Reciting the last three surahs after salah

    Question Is there any Hadith that instructs reciting Surah Ikhlas, Falaq and Naas after each salah and thereafter blowing onto hands and wiping on one’s body? I have come across narrations before sleeping.

  • 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 …

  • 26 August

    Shaytan whispers into the heart when one becomes unmindful of Allah Ta'ala

    Question Can you kindly provide the reference for this Hadith : Shaytan is always perching upon the heart of Ibn Adam (every human being). When he remembers Allah, Shaytan withdraws from him and when he is negligent, Satan whispers wicked incitements into his heart.

  • 18 August

    A dhikr to be recited on 'Eid?

    Question I would like to know about the following message someone sent on ‘Eidul Fitr. Is it mentioned in a Hadith, what is the status of the Hadith? Whosoever on the Day of ‘Id recites ‘Subhanallahi wa bi hamdihi’ three hundred’ times, and sends the reward of this recitation to the Ruh (souls) of all the Deceased Muslims, Allah will …

  • 13 August

    How to recite the tasbih after salah

    Question How should we recite the Tasbih Fatimi after the fard salats? 1) 33 times Subanallah, 33 times Alhamdulillah, 33 times Allahu Akbar and 1 time La ilaha illallahu wahdahu la sharika lahu lahul mulku walahul hamdu wahuwa ‘ala kulli shay in qadir. 2) or 33, 33 & 34?

  • 13 August

    An unauthentic virtue of 'La ilaha illallah'

    Question Is the following Hadith Qudsi reliable? Allah Ta’ala says: “La ilaha illallah is my fortress, whomsoever enters it will be safer from my punishment”

  • 11 August

    Glorifying Allah [Tasbih], an alternative for the miser and coward

    Question What is the status of the following Hadith: Sayyiduna Abu Umamah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reported that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whoever dreads to endure the night, or is miserly about spending money, or is too cowardly to fight the enemy should say often: ‘Glory be to Allah and with His praise.’ [Subhanallahi Wa Bi hamdihi]  It is more …

  • 5 August

    The origin of 'Subhanallahi wal hamdulillahi'

    Question Is the following narration authentic? It has become very popular on social media   The third kalimah has a unique and very interesting story behind it. It all started before Allah Ta’ala created Adam (‘alayhis salam). The Angels were trying to move the ‘Arsh (Throne) of Allah Ta’ala but it was too heavy and wouldn’t budge. So they asked …

July, 2015