Tag Archives: Forgiveness

January, 2019

  • 18 January

    The reward for giving ghusl, enshrouding and digging a grave for a deceased person

    Question What is status of the following narration? من غسل ميتا فكتم عليه غفر له أربعين مرة ومن كفن ميتا كساه الله من السندس واستبرق الجنة ومن حفر لميت قبرا فأجنه فيه أجرى له من الأجر كأجر مسكن أسكنه إلى يوم القيامة

November, 2018

  • 28 November

    Shaytan’s promise to misguide and Allah’s promise to forgive

    Question What is authenticity of this? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: Shaytan said to His Rabb, “By Your Majesty O Rabb! I will continue to misguide your servants as long as their souls are in their bodies.” Allah Ta’ala replied,”By My Honour and Grandeur, I will continue to forgive them as long as they seek forgiveness.”

  • 15 November

    Zaynul ‘Aabidin (rahimahullah) frees his slave girl

    Question Could you mention the reference for this incident? On one occasion, Zaynul ‘Aabidin (rahimahullah) was performing wudu while his slave girl was assisting him by pouring the water onto his limbs from a pitcher. As she was pouring the water, it so happened that the pitcher fell from her hand, striking Zaynul ‘Aabidin (rahimahullah) on his head and injuring …

October, 2018

  • 17 October

    Children seeking forgiveness for their deceased parents

    Question Is this narration authentic? Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: “The one who has passed away will move up in his position, and he will say, ‘O my Rabb, what’s going on?’ It will be said to him, ‘[This is due to] your child seeking forgiveness for you” (Al Adabul Mufrad)

September, 2018

  • 4 September

    Riyah Al Qaysi (rahimahullah)

    Question Kindly provide the source of this narration: “I did an audit on myself and discovered that I have forty odd sins. I then asked Allah forgiveness for each sin one hundred thousand (100 000) times”- Riyah Al Qaysi (rahimahullah)

August, 2018

  • 28 August

    Regretting and being ashamed over a sin

    Question Is this Hadith suitable to quote? Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Anyone who did a wrong or committed a sin and is ashamed of it, then this will be his atonement.”

July, 2018

  • 18 July

    Regretting over a sin is tawbah

    Question Kindly inform me if this is a Hadith? “Regret [over a sin, due to it being a sin] is repentance”

  • 12 July

    One recital for ‘Arafah

    Question Is the following narration authentic  عَنْ جَابِرِ بْنِ عَبْدِ اللَّهِ، قَالَ : قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ : مَا مِنْ مُسْلِمٍ يَقِفُ عَشِيَّةَ عَرَفَةَ فِي الْمَوْقِفِ فَيَسْتَقْبِلُ الْقِبْلَةَ بِوَجْهِهِ ثُمَّ يَقُولُ: لا إِلَهَ إِلا اللَّهُ وَحْدَهُ لا شَرِيكَ لَهُ لَهُ الْمُلْكُ وَلَهُ الْحَمْدُ وَهُوَ عَلَى كُلِّ شَيْءٍ قَدِيرٌ مِائَةَ مَرَّةٍ، ثُمَّ يَقْرَأُ قُلْ هُوَ اللَّهُ أَحَدٌ مِائَةَ …

  • 11 July

    A follow up query on the du’a for protection from destruction by sin

    Question Some ‘Ulama recommend reading this du’a after Fajr and after Maghrib: ‘La ilaha illallahu wahdahu la sharika lahu lahul mulku wa lahul hamdu yuhyi wa yumitu wa huwa ‘ala kulli shayin qadir‘ Is there any Hadith to support this?

  • 2 July

    Another version of the narration regarding the reward for saying ‘La ilaha illallah Allahu Akbar Wa la Hawla wa la Quwwata illa billah’

    Question I have read the Hadith answer regarding the virtue of reading ‘La ilaha illallahu wallahu akbaru wa la hawla wa la quwwata illa billah.’ I have heard another Hadith which adds the words ‘Subhanallah’ and ‘Alhamdulillah’ also. Which version is correct?

June, 2018

May, 2018

  • 21 May

    Allah Ta’ala forgives the Muslims on the first night of Ramadan

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Sayyiduna Anas (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that once when the Ramadan month arrived, the Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) exclaimed: “Subhanallah! What a great moment you are about to welcome, and what a great moment is about to dawn on you!” ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: “May my father and mother be sacrificed for you, …

February, 2018

  • 16 February

    Tawbah of a person who has evil character

    Question Is this narration authentic? ما من شيء إلا له توبة إلا صاحب سوء الخلق فإنه لا يتوب من ذنب إلا عاد في شر منه