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October, 2015

  • 27 October

    The du’a of Yunus (‘alayhis salam)

    Question It is said in a Hadith that if a Muslim recites this verse forty times during illness and dies then his death will be that of Martyrs (Shahid). And if he gets well then his sins will be forgiven. This verse (Ayah) also strengthens one’s du’a if recited during du’a. (Al-Hakim) What is the authenticity of this Hadith and what …

  • 24 October

    Great reward for a simple tasbih

    Question Please confirm the narration which states that Sayyidah Juwayriyyah (radiyallahu ‘anha) was on her prayer mat early in the morning, and when Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) came back at mid morning he taught her a special du’a that would’ve been equivalent to the entire time she sat on her prayer mat.

  • 22 October

    Du’as accepted upon seeing the Ka’bah

    Question Du’as are readily accepted at the first sighting of the Kabah. Is this a Hadith?

September, 2015

  • 26 September

    Accepted/not accepted du’as

    Question There are many Hadiths which state that there are special times when duas are always accepted and never rejected. For example it is stated in some Hadiths that du’a made at the time of rain, du’a of a traveler, or du’a made in between the azan and iqamah are never rejected. My question is that (a) does this imply …

  • 4 September

    Reference for the Qunut recited in Witr Salah

    Question The famous Du’a recited in Witr ‘Allahumma Inna Nastaeenuka wa nastaghfiruka’ Is this mentioned in the Hadith? Also, are there variations in the wordings?

August, 2015

  • 25 August

    Meaning of the Hadith regarding Quran recital

    Question The Hadith which states that if the Quran occupies a person in such a manner that he is unable to make dua then Allah Ta’ala gives that person better than what he gives the one who asked. Does this mean that if a person is primarily occupied with Quran and doesnt get time for dua and istighfar, the recitation …

  • 10 August

    The moment of acceptance on Friday

    Question I’ve read and been told that during Friday or when Jumu’ah khutbah is taking place there is an hour where any du’a made is guaranteed to be accepted. I’ve been told by some it could be when the Imam is mounting pulpit or descending from it. Please clarify which moment this applies to, and quote the narrations in question …

  • 3 August

    Reciting Surah Hashr before sleeping

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) advised to recite Surah Hashr [Surah: 59] before sleeping and said: “If you pass away you pass away a martyr/ You will be from the people of Jannah”

July, 2015

June, 2015

May, 2015

  • 13 May

    The du’a of Yusuf (‘alayhis salam) and his imprisonment

    Question Kindly provide the source of this narration:  ان يوسف عليه السلام لما طال عليه الوقت في السجن قال: يارب جعلتني في السجن طويلاً ! فقال الله: أنت سألت السجن فأعطيناك ، ولو سألت العافية لعافيناك وقد ورد في القرآن على لسان يوسف عليه السلام: قال ربّ السجن أحبُّ إليّ مما يدعونني إليه Translation When Yusuf (‘alayhis salam) had spent …

March, 2015

  • 27 March

    Du'a when wearing clothes

    Question Is this reliable? Before wearing clothes recite: All praise is for Allah who gave me this garment to wear and granted it to me without my strength and power’, Whoever recites this will have his former and latter sins will be forgiven.