Tag Archives: Grave

March, 2018

  • 28 March

    Prepare for the grave

    Question What is the reference of this Hadith? عن البراء قال كنا مع رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم في جنازة فجلس على شفير القبر فبكى حتى بل الثرى ثم قال يا إخواني لمثل هذا فأعدوا

October, 2017

  • 10 October

    Allah Ta’ala will keep those who have Iman steadfast in the grave

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? عن عائشة، قالت: قلت: يا رسول الله! تبتلى هذه الأمة في قبورها، فكيف بي وأنا امرأة ضعيفة؟ ، قال: يثبت الله الذين آمنوا بالقول الثابت في الحياة الدنيا وفي الآخرة

July, 2017

June, 2017

May, 2017

  • 10 May

    The grave is the first stage of the Hereafter

    Question Is this incident authentic? Whenever he passed by a graveyard, Sayyiduna ‘Uthman (radiyallahu ‘anhu) always wept so bitterly that his beard would get wet. Someone asked, “Why is it that you do not weep as much when mention is made of Jannah and Jahannam?” He replied, “I have heard Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) say, “The grave is the first …

April, 2017

  • 26 April

    A miracle during the days of Al Harrah

    Question Is this narration authentic Sa’id ibn Abdul Aziz (rahimahullah) narrates: “During the Incident of Al Harrah, there was no Adhan or Iqamah proclaimed from Masjid An Nabawi for three days. Sa’id ibn Musayyab (rahimahullah) stayed in Masjid An Nabawi, he used to find out about the time of Salah by the whispering voice which he heard from inside the …

  • 21 April

    Nabi’s (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) desire to be buried in Madinah Munawwarah

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “…There is no piece of land in this entire world more beloved to me that I be buried in [than Madinah Munawwarah]”

  • 6 April

    “I have not been sent to sever ties”

    Question I have heard a Hadith wherein Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) told a Sahabi to kill his father. The Sahabi turned to go and kill his father, but Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) called him back. Please provide the reference and authenticity.

March, 2017

  • 29 March

    300 Ambiya buried around the Ka’bah

    Question What is the status of the following Hadiths? “Whenever a Nabi would leave his nation, he would go to the Ka’bah to worship Allah and certainly there are 300 graves of Ambiya around the Ka’bah” “The grave of Hud, Salih and Shu’ayb (‘alayhimus salam) are in the Haram” “When a nation was destroyed, the Nabi went to Makkah to …

  • 21 March

    Surah Mulk protects from the punishment of the grave

    Question Can you provide the reference for this narration? One of the companions of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) pitched a tent on a grave without knowing that it was a grave. Suddenly he heard a person from the grave reciting Surah Mulk till he completed it. The Companion went to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and said: ‘O Rasulullah! I …

February, 2017

January, 2017

  • 26 January

    A person will be shown his abode in Jannah or Jahannam daily in the grave

    Question I received this message and would like to know if the narration is authentic? Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) reports that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “When anyone of you dies, he will be shown his abode in the morning and in the evening, if he belongs to the people of Jannah, he will be shown his …

December, 2016

  • 23 December

    A query regarding ‘Umar’s (radiyallahu ‘anhu) questioning in the grave

    Question Is this narration reliable? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) was once explaining what will happen in the grave when the Angels come to question a person. Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) asked Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) if he will be stable during questioning. When Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) replied in the affirmative, he said, ‘Then I will be …