Tag Archives: Fitnah

September, 2014

  • 22 September

    Hadith on accepting a decent proposal for marriage

    Question What’s the strength of this hadith? Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu’anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) said, “If someone proposes whose religion (piety) and character is pleasing then get him married. If you do not do so, there will be chaos on the earth.” What is meant by chaos?

  • 18 September

    Hadiths of a sensitive nature

    Question What’s the meaning of this narration found in Sahih Bukhari, Volume 1, Book 3, Number 121: Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu’anhu) said: I have memorized two vessels of knowledge from Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam), I have propagated one of them to you and if I propagated the second, then my throat would be cut.”

August, 2014

  • 7 August

    Hadith on living with the polytheists

    Question What is the authenticity of the hadith that says: I disavow myself of those who settle amongst the mushrikeen Is this sahih or weak?

  • 6 August

    Narrations which neither you nor your forefathers heard…

    Question Long ago I read a Hadith: It was mentioned, that there will come a time upon the people, in which new opinions will appear that have not been known previously. Could you please cite the Hadith in Arabic and English and explain it. Barak Allah Fik

May, 2014

  • 18 May

    Correct translation of the hadith on man’s greed

    Question In the narration below, is the correct word, ‘mouth’ or ‘stomach’? If there was one valley full of gold for the son of Adam, he would long for a second valley, and nothing would fill the stomach/mouth of the son of Adam but sand (of the grave). JazakAllah khayran

  • 15 May

    Verification of Hadith; Soon people will invite each other plotting against you"

    Question Is the following narration authentic? The Prophet (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: Soon people will invite each other plotting against you like how a person eating invites others to share their dish. Someone asked: ‘Will that be because of our small numbers at that time’? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) replied: No, you will be many at that time, but …

  • 9 May

    Did Nabi (sallallallahu’alayhi wasallam) touch the hand of strange women

    Question First of all, may Allah grant you Jannatul Firdaus for your efforts. I’ve read the following extract of a text. The text contains strong arguments (from my perspective) that it is allowed to touch non-Mahram women, as long as there is no fear of desire. I always thought that would be haram but the Hadith (sahihayn) seems to indicate …