Tag Archives: Fiqh

June, 2016

  • 3 June

    A Hadith regarding interlocking the fingers

    Question What is the grade of the following Hadith? إذا توضأ أحدكم، فأحسن وضوءه، ثم خرج عامدا إلى المسجد، فلا يشبكن يده، فإنه في صلاة “When one of you performs ablution properly and then proceeds for Salah, then he should not interlock his fingers for [it is as though] he is in Salah”

November, 2015

October, 2015

  • 28 October

    Fast when you see the moon and stop fasting when you see the moon

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narrations: 1) “When you see the crescent moon fast, and when you see the crescent moon break the fast” 2) “Fast by its sighting and stop fasting by its sighting and if it is hidden from you, then complete the number of Sha’ban as thirty”

  • 20 October

    Hadiths regarding the urine of an infant

    Question Kindly provide the reference for the following Hadiths: 1) Narrated from Ummu Qays bint Mihsan (radiyallahu ‘anha) that she brought her son who was not yet eating food to Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam). Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) sat him on his lap, and he [the child] urinated on his garment, so he called for some water and sprinkled …

August, 2015

June, 2015

  • 12 June

    Entering a home decorated with pictures of animate objects

    Question How should we interpret the following Hadith? Does this apply to all Muslims in general, or only ‘Ulama? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “It is not appropriate for a person to enter a house that had been decorated.”  

  • 4 June

    Mention of whistling in Hadith

    Question Nowadays many mobile phones have a whistling ring tone, 1) What is mentioned in the Hadith regarding whistling? 2) Is this considered the same as music and thus the person will be sinful?

May, 2015

  • 19 May

    The obligation of Salatul Witr

    Question Please provide the source for the following Hadith: “Witr is a duty, so he who does not observe it is not of us.” Are there variations of this Hadith in which the last part, “he is not of us”, is repeated multiple times and is there a difference of opinion regarding its grading?

  • 13 May

    Hadiths instructing to kill snakes

    Question Kindly provide the Hadith which says we should kill snakes and lizards. Should we kill all types of snakes and where should we kill them?

November, 2014

May, 2014