Tag Archives: Food

April, 2021

  • 16 April

    A narration stating that three people will not be accountable for the bounty of food

    Question Is this authentic? “Three people will not be asked about the bounty of food and drink the fasting, the one who eats suhur, and the one who has guests.”

  • 15 April

    Taking Allah’s name before eating

    Question What is the grading of the following Hadith? “We were with the Prophet when food was presented to him, and I never saw food which had greater blessing when we began to eat, or less when we finished. We asked Allah’s messenger how that was, and he replied, “We mentioned Allah’s name when we ate, then one who ate …

  • 15 April

    Melon and cucumber with dates

    Question Is eating melon and fresh dates and cucumber and fresh dates two separate Sunnahs or is it one and the same Hadith?

March, 2021

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March, 2020

  • 19 March

    Taking forty steps after eating

    Question Is there any Hadith which states that one should take forty steps after eating meals?

  • 18 March

    Caution against hoarding food

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? “Whoever hoards food [and keeps it from] the Muslims, Allah will afflict him with leprosy and bankruptcy.”

  • 3 March

    Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) never ate to his fill twice in one day

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Masruq (rahimahullah) said: I entered upon ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) and she invited me to eat. She said: ‘Whenever I eat my fill of food I want to cry and begin crying.’ He said: ‘Why?’ She said: ‘I remember the circumstances under which the Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) parted from the world. By …