Tag Archives: Fabrication

November, 2015

  • 12 November

    Seek knowledge till the grave

    Question Seek knowledge from the cradle to the grave. Is that a Hadith or just a saying

  • 11 November

    The world is a field for cultivating the Hereafter, Hadith?

    Question Is the following authentic? “The world is a field for cultivating the Hereafter”

  • 10 November

    Ruling of the narrations of a Hadith liar

    Question 1. Is it true that if a narrator of a Hadith said one lie in his life then all the Hadiths that he narrates are considered as a fabrications? 2. What if the narrator openly makes tawbah afterwards? Would his narration still be considered Mawdu’ (fabrication)? 3. If so doesn’t that mean that some fabricated Hadith could be true?

  • 6 November

    Show mercy to three types of people

    Question What is the grade of the following Hadith? “Show mercy to three types of people, an honourable man who has become disgraced, a wealthy man who has become destitute and an ‘alim (knowledgeable man) among ignorant ones”

  • 2 November

    Prostrating after Witr Salah, reciting a supplication and Ayatul Kursi

    Question Kindly confirm the source and authenticity of the following Hadith: ما من مؤمن ولا مؤمنة يسجد عقب الوتر سجدتين ويقول في سجوده سبوح قدوس رب الملائكة والروح خمس مرات لا يرفع رأسه حتى يغفر الله له ذنوبه كلها وإن مات في ليلته مات شهيدا (وزاد في التتار خانية لما ذكر هذا الحديث في باب صلاة الوتر) وأعطاه الله مائة …

October, 2015

  • 28 October

    Another supposed virtue for a pregnant woman

    Question  Is the following Hadith authentic? “When a woman is pregnant, she deserves the reward of a fasting person who is steadfast, humble and obedient and is fighting in the path of Allah. When she experiences labour pains, none knows how [huge] her reward is and when she gives birth, for every push she gets the reward of freeing a …

  • 28 October

    An unauthentic virtue of a certain du’a after Adhan

    Question What is the status of the following Hadiths? 1) “Whosoever says ‘marhaban bil qa-ilina ‘adlan marhaban bis salati wa ahlan‘ when he hears the Muadhin, Allah will record 20000 virtues will be written for him, 20000 of his sins will be forgiven and 20000 of his stages will be elevated” 2) Qatadah (rahimahullah) says that whenever ‘Uthman (radiyallahu ‘anhu) heard …

September, 2015

  • 26 September

    Hadith terms

    Question What does 1. da’if 2. mawdu’ and 3. hasan hadith mean?

  • 21 September

    An unauthentic Hadith on lowering the gaze on the day of Qiyamah

    Question Are the following Hadiths from Al Mustadrak authentic? “On the day of Qiyamah it will be called out that everyone should lower their gazes so that Fatimah the daughter of Muhammad can pass” A second narration states that she will pass wearing two green/red garments.

  • 16 September

    A fabricated Hadith promising huge rewards for fasting the first nine days of Dhul Hijjah

    Question I would like to know if this virtue is authentic Rewards of fasting the first nine days of Dhul Hijjah: Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “If you fast from the 1st till the 7th of Dhul Hijjah,  for each fast you will receive the reward of giving one hundred horses fully equipped for jihad, one hundred camels given …

  • 15 September

    The Hirz of Abu Dujanah

    Question What is the status of the Hadith regarding the Hirz of Abu Dujana (radiyallahu ‘anhu) wherein he was given some verses to write down and place under his pillow for protection?

  • 12 September

    An unauthentic virtue of saying ‘Sallallahu ‘ala Muhammad’ [salutation]

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? “Whoever recites this ‘sallallahu ‘ala Muhammad’, seventy (70) portals of mercy are opened for him”

  • 4 September

    Did Sayyiduna ‘Uthman (radiyallahu ‘anhu) resemble Ibrahim (‘alayhis salam)?

    Question Is the following narration authentic? 1) When Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) married Sayyidah Ummu Kulthum to Sayyiduna ‘Uthman, he said to her, “Verily, your husband resembles your forefather Ibrahim, and your father Muhammad”. 2) Ibn Asakir has recorded on the authority of Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Umar that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, ” I find a resemblance in …