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August, 2014

July, 2014

  • 31 July

    Can we observe the six fasts of Shawwal later in the year?

    Question I am aware that the Hadith says if one fasts in Ramadan and 6 more in Shawwal, one receives the reward of fasting the entire year as 36 fasts will be multiplied by Allah Ta’ala 10 fold which then equals 360. My question is: that Allah Ta’ala has promised (in Surah: Al-An’am, Ayah: 160) to multiply the rewards of …

  • 17 July

    A Hadith from Bayhaqi on the virtues of the fast and salah in Ramadan

    Question I  was told there is a hadith in Bayhaqi which says for doing one sajdah in Ramadan, a person gets one thousand five hundred reward, I was also told 70 thousand angels pray for a person who fasts in the month Ramadan (every day) Are these Hadiths authentic? JazakAllahukhairan.

  • 15 July

    The du’a that is commonly recited at Sehri/Suhur

    Question We were taught to recite the following at the time of sehri/suhur. Is it from the Hadith? Bi sawmi ghadin nawaytu

  • 5 July

    The fasting person and Nabi Musa (‘alayhis salam)

    Question Please verify the following:  Once Musa (‘alayhis salam) asked Allah ‘Ta’ala O  Allah! You have granted me the honour and privilege of talking to you directly, Have you given this privilege to any other person? Allah Ta’ala replied, O Musa! during the last period I am going to send an Ummah, who will be the Ummah of Muhammad (sallallahu’alayhi …

  • 4 July

    What to recite at iftar

    Question A friend sent me the following. Could you please verify? 1. Ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) said: When the Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) broke his fast, he would say: ﺫَﻫَﺐَ ﺍﻟﻈَّﻤَﺄُ ﻭَﺍﺑْﺘَﻠَّﺖْ ﺍﻟْﻌُﺮُﻭﻕُ ﻭَﺛَﺒَﺖَ ﺍﻷ‌َﺟْﺮُ ﺇِﻥْ ﺷَﺎﺀَ ﺍﻟﻠَّﻪُ Dhahabaz-zama-u, wabtallatil-‘uruqu wa thabatal-ajru insha Allah (Thirst has gone, the veins are moist, and the reward is assured, if …

June, 2014

  • 13 June

    Are our deeds presented to Allah Ta’ala on 15th Sha’ban?

    Question In some Hadiths it is mentioned that our deeds are presented to Allah Ta’ala in Sha’ban, but some places mention it to take place on Laylatul Qadr. Which is the correct view?

  • 13 June

    Warning against intentionally missing a single fast of Ramadan

    Question  Kindly verify the following narrations please: “If anyone omits his fast even for one day in Ramadan without a concession or without being ill, then if he were to fast for the rest of his life he could not make up for it.” “If a person does not fast for a single day in Ramadan, he cannot earn the …

  • 11 June

    The fast of 15th Sha’ban

    Question What is the status of the fasting on the day of the 15th of Sha’ban. I have read conflicting rulings regarding this. Could you kindly shed some light and clarify this in the light of Hadith? Jazakallah.

May, 2014

March, 2014

  • 24 March

    Hadith: The fast only breaks with something entering the stomach

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration: Sayyidatuna ‘Aishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) reports that Rasulullah (sallalahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) once entered and said: ‘O ‘Aishah, do you have a piece of bread’? Sayyidatuna ‘Aishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) says that she brought a piece of bread for Nabi (sallalahu ‘alayhi wa sallam), he put it in his mouth and asked: ‘ O ‘Aishah …

February, 2014

  • 24 February

    Hadith about "kaffarah" for breaking the fast in Ramadan

    Question I read about the fiqh of Ramadan on one website and it says if one violates the fast while eating he must fast for two consecutive months as kafarrah. It said one sahabi ate in the day in Ramadan and the Prophet (sallallahu’alaihi wasallam) ordered him to expiate it by fasting as mentioned above. It said it was in …