Tag Archives: Fiqh

October, 2019

  • 29 October

    A narration mentioning the hand of Fatimah (radiyallahu ‘anha)

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? لما ناولت فاطمة -رضي الله عنها- أحد ولديها بلالا أو أنسا -رضي الله عنهم- قال أنس: رأيت كفها كأنه فلقة قمر When Fatimah (radiyallahu ‘anha) handed over one of her son to Bilal or Anas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma), Anas (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: “I saw the [outer portion of her hand], as if it …

September, 2019

  • 25 September

    A narration regarding the nabidh of ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question Is there a narration which mentions that Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) used to have something strong to drink in his water skin? Once a Bedouin drank from there and became intoxicated. Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) gave him the hadd [punishment for drinking alcohol].

  • 24 September

    A Hadith stating the sources of wine

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Wine is from grapes, dates, honey, wheat, barley and maize/millet. Therefore whatever ferments from these is regarded to be wine”

  • 19 September

    A narration on intoxicants

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whatever in great quantity intoxicates, its small quantity is [also] haram/impermissible.”

  • 12 September

    Meaning of a Hadith on nikah and divorce

    Question What is the meaning of the following Hadith? عروة بن الزبير، أن عائشة، أخبرته: أن امرأة رفاعة القرظي جاءت إلى رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم، فقالت: يا رسول الله، إن رفاعة طلقني فبت طلاقي، وإني نكحت بعده عبد الرحمن بن الزبير القرظي، وإنما معه مثل الهدبة، قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم: لعلك تريدين أن ترجعي إلى …

August, 2019

  • 28 August

    ‘Abdullah’s ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) ruling regarding drums and musical instruments

    Question Is this narration authentic? عن ابن عباس قال: الدف حرام والمعازف حرام والكوبة حرام والمزمار حرام

  • 23 August

    Another narration on hair extensions

    Question Can you verify this narration? Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) said: “A women came to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and said that she got her daughter married. She then became ill and her hair fell out, so she requested if she could give her hair extensions as her husband requested her to do so. The Messenger of Allah (sallallahu …

  • 21 August

    One person greeting on behalf of a group

    Question What is the reference of this Hadith? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “When people are passing by it is enough if one of them greets (makes salam) on their behalf and it is enough for those who are sitting if one of them replies to the salam”

July, 2019

June, 2019

  • 21 June

    A Hadith on offering Salah with shoes

    Question Could you kindly provide me the authenticity and commentary of the following Hadith: Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Act differently from the Jews, for they do not pray in their sandals or their shoes.”

  • 21 June

    Imam Shafi’i (rahimahullah) would dedicate the entire night to the recital of Quran

    Question Please could you mention the reference for this? On one occasion, some of the Fuqaha (Jurists) of Egypt entered the presence of Imam Shafi’i (rahimahullah) at the time of sehri. On entering and meeting him, they saw that he had a Quran before him and was occupied its recitation. Imam Shafi’i (rahimahullah) addressed them saying, “Your engagement in Fiqh …

May, 2019