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Tag Archives: Food

March, 2014

  • 21 March

    Eating on a raised platform

    Question How did Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa salam) take his meals on the floor? i.e, the food was on the floor or how was it? Can the following be regarded as sunnah or in conformity to Sunnah: a person eats whilst seated on the floor and his food on a raised table approximately 60 cm above the ground.

  • 17 March

    The du’a whilst eating

    Question Are there any du’as mentioned in the Hadith that are to be read whilst eating? For instance, Allahumma Barik Lana Fima Razaqtana Wa Qina Adhaban Nar and Allahumma Lakal Hamdu Wa Lakash Shukr

  • 12 March

    The Sahabi who picked up the morsel of food

    Question There is a famous incident mentioned about a Sahabi having meals in the King’s palace when he dropped a morsel. Whilst cleaning and eating it one man told him how can you do that here. He replied: Should I leave the Sunnah of my beloved for these Fools?! Could you please source the reference.

  • 10 March

    The exact wording for the du’a after meals

    Question Can you confirm of the following words are correct for the du’a after eating? alhumdu lillahiladhi at’amana wa saqana waja ‘alana MINAL muslimin

  • 1 March

    The exact wording for the du’a before meals

    Question I saw a question on your site and became curious to other similar types of du’as which are still being taught to our kids. One of which is the du’a before meals; do the following words appear in the Hadith?  bismillahi wa a’la barakatillah.

February, 2014

  • 23 February

    Hadith on giving the elders first

    Question Is there any Hadith which mentions that Rasulullah (Sallallahu alaihi wa salaam) once gave some drink (after drinking some) to the sahabi on his right and advised him to give it to the elder Sahabi after him.

  • 17 February

    Reference for the du'a before meals

    Question I wanted to know the reference for the famous  du’a before meals:  بسم الله و بركة الله  Bismillahi wa Barakatillah jazakumullah kaira.

  • 13 February

    Why is eating pork forbidden

    Question Many people do not know why we are forbidden from eating pork. Besides the health risks, is there anything else we should know about ?

January, 2014

  • 27 January

    Hot Food Has No Barakah

    Question Can you please give me the exact reference to the following Hadith. I have been searching for it for some time and was pleased that it was sent to me. Nabi (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) says: “To allow the food to get cold before partaking of it, for hot food has no barakah.” Elsewhere we learn hot food weakens the stomach.