Tag Archives: Food

March, 2022

  • 22 March

    Blessings and barakah descends on the middle of the food

    Question Is this a Hadith? البركة تنزل وسط الطعام “Blessing descends on the middle of the food.”

  • 10 March

    Ensuring that one eats with the helper/servant that cooked the food

    Question Is this Hadith authentic and could you please provide the Arabic text? “When the servant of one of you has endured heat and smoke preparing his food for him, then let him take him by the hand and make him sit him down with him. If he refuses, then let him take a morsel and feed him with it.”

  • 8 March

    A narration on the benefit of quince

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? كلوا السفرجل فإنه يجم الفؤاد ويشجع القلب يحسن الولد Eat quince [a type of fruit] for it expands the heart/brings comfort to the heart, it strengthens the heart and will be a means of betterment for one’s children

  • 3 March

    A query regarding blowing on food removing barakah

    Question Is there Hadith which says that by blowing on ones food the barakah vanishes?

February, 2022

  • 25 February

    Vinegar is regarded to be a gravy

    Question What is the explanation of the following Hadith? عن أم هانئ بنت أبي طالب قالت: دخل علي رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم فقال: هل عندكم شيء؟ فقلت: لا، إلا كسر يابسة وخل، فقال النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم: قربيه، فما أقفر بيت من أدم فيه خل

  • 21 February

    The home which has no dates is like a house that has no food

    Question  Is this Hadith suitable to quote? بيت لا تمر فيه كالبيت لا طعام فيه

  • 21 February

    A house which has dates will never suffer hunger

    Question Kindly provide the explanation of the following Hadith: عن عائشة، قالت: قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم: يا عائشة، بيت لا تمر فيه جياع أهله، يا عائشة، بيت لا تمر فيه جياع أهله

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October, 2021

  • 28 October

    Ensuring that one does not sleep with soiled hands

    Question Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) has advised not to sleep with dirty hands (Abu Dawud) What is the wording of this Hadith and is it authentic?

  • 27 October

    Another version of the narration regarding ensuring one’s neighbour does not spend the night hungry

    Question What is the source of this Hadith? ليس المؤمن الذي يبيت شبعان وجاره طاو

  • 19 October

    The virtue of farming and planting

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? عن جابر، أنّ النّبيّ صلّى الله عليه وسلّم دخل على أمّ مبشّر الأنصاريّة في نخل لها، فقال لها النّبي صلّى الله عليه وسلّم: من غرس هذا النخل؟ أمسلم أم كافر؟ فقالت: بل مسلم، فقال: لا يغرس مسلم غرسا، ولا يزرع زرعا، فيأكل منه إنسان، ولا دابّة، ولا شيء، إلا كانت له صدقة.

September, 2021