Tag Archives: Hanafi

June, 2021

  • 14 June

    A narration regarding raising the hands in Salah

    Question Sayyiduna Jabir ibn Samurah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) relates that once Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) came out towards us and said: “Why is it that I see you all raising your hands as though they are the tails of stubborn horses. Be tranquil in Salah”. [Sahih Muslim, Hadith: 430] Please explain the context of this Hadith and is it referring …

April, 2021

May, 2019

  • 2 May

    Proof for the method of Sajdah for females

    Question Is there any proof from Hadith or from the statements of the Sahabah (radiyallahu ‘anhum) or Tabi’un regarding the Hanafi method of Sajdah for females?

March, 2019

October, 2017

September, 2017

  • 6 September

    The different wordings for the Takbirs of Tashriq

    Question The takbirs of tashriq have some versions citing Allahu Akbar twice in the beginning and the strength given is reliable. There is another version doing its rounds on social media citing Allahu Akbar thrice in the beginning and the strength given as authentic. Is it permissible to read both? Is one more authentic then the other? Should one not …

July, 2017

  • 24 July

    Hanafi Usoolul Hadith books

    Question Could you please recommend a few books that explain the Hanafi principles of deriving rulings from Hadith.

July, 2015

  • 31 July

    Is Qurbani (slaughtering) allowed for three or four days?

    Question What is the status of the following narration in Bayhaqi? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Sacrifice/slaughtering is three days after Yawmun Nahr (10th of Dhul Hijjah/The day of ‘Eidul Adha)”

May, 2015