Tag Archives: Fathul Bari

February, 2021

  • 12 February

    Hadiths on ‘Iddah

    Question Kindly share Hadiths related to the ‘iddah (waiting period), especially if there is a Hadith mentioning virtues for a woman who passes away during it.

  • 11 February

    Being cautious with one’s words and utterances

    Question What is the authenticity, Arabic text and the complete translation of this Hadith? “Verily a person utters a word, that he deems harmless, but it results in his falling into the depths of Hellfire.”

  • 9 February

    Ibn Mas’ud’s (radiyallahu ‘anhu) statement regarding the origin of menstruation

    Question Is the following narration authentic and is the contents about the origin of menstruation correct? It is narrated from Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu ‘anhu) that he said: “The men and women of the Banu Israil used to pray together. If a woman had a [male friend in the congregation], she would wear wooden shoes [that were elevated like …

  • 4 February

    Sayyiduna ‘Umar and Hamza (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) lead two rows of Muslims to the Ka’bah

    Question It has been said that Sayyiduna ‘Umar and Hamza (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) led two rows of Muslims towards the Ka’bah to demonstrate the strength of the Muslims to the Quraysh. Are there any authentic references for this story?

January, 2021

December, 2020

  • 23 December

    Musaylamah the liar approaches Madinah

    Question Kindly provide the translation and reference of the following narration: عن ابن عباس قال: قدم مسيلمة الكذاب على عهد رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم، فجعل يقول: إن جعل لي محمد الأمر من بعده تبعته، وقدمها في بشر كثير من قومه، فأقبل إليه رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم ومعه ثابت بن قيس بن شماس، وفي يد رسول الله …

  • 9 December

    Three deeds of Iman

    Question Can you please provide the reference for this Hadith Sayyiduna ‘Ammar ibn Yasir  (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) narrated; Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: Whoever has three qualities will have completed the faith; fairness from yourself to others, offering peace (salam) to the world, and spending in charity even while poor. (Sahih Bukhari)

  • 7 December

    When was the famous poem “Tala’al badru ‘alayna” recited?

    Question When was the famous poem “Tala’al badru ‘alayna” recited? Was it when Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) arrived in Madinah Munawwarah at the time of Hijrah, some other occasion, or on multiple occasions?

November, 2020

  • 25 November

    Accolade of Sayyiduna Mus’ab ibn ‘Umayr (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question Kindly verify if the following statement was made by Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) regarding Sayyiduna Mus’ab ibn ‘Umayr (radiyallahu ‘anhu): “Among the believers are men who have been true to what they have pledged to Allah.” The Prophet then cast his Mubarak eyes over the battle field on which lay the dead companions of Mus’ab and said: “The Messenger …

  • 19 November

    Difference between ذر and نملة

    Question Regarding the following chapter and Hadith in Sunan Abi Dawud, what is the difference between ذر and نملة? باب فى قتل الذر عن أبي هريرة:رضي الله عنه أن النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم قال: نزَل نبيٌّ مِن الأنبياءِ تحت شجَرةٍ فلدغَتْهُ نملةٌ، فأمَر بجَهازِهِ فأُخرِجَ مِن تَحتِها، ثمَّ أمَر فأُحرِقَتْ، فأوحى اللهُ إليه: فهلّا نَملةً واحدةً؟! (Sunan Abi Dawud, …

  • 17 November

    The Hadith: La khilabah

    Question Kindly provide a reference for the Hadith لا خلابة Is it a du’a to read when trading or not? And can it be read at all occasions?

  • 14 November

    Translation of the words used to describe the qualities to look for in a spouse

    Question Kindly provide the translation for the following portion of the Hadith: فاظْفَرْ بذاتِ الدِّينِ، تَرِبَتْ يَداكَ