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August, 2020

January, 2020

  • 23 January

    Imam Shafi’i (rahimahullah) explains what causes disgrace

    Question Kindly provide the reference and Arabic text for this: Imam Shafi’i (rahimahullah) was asked, “What makes a man lose his honour? He replied, ‘Talking too much, exposing people’s secrets and placing [hopes] and trust in every single person.'” (Ibn ‘Abdil Barr)

November, 2019

  • 14 November

    The three signs of ignorance

    Question Kindly mention the Arabic text and reference for this narration: Abud Darda (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: “The sign of ignorance is three; Pride and a lot of speaking in what a person does not know and to forbid something but carry it out” (Ibn ‘Abdil Barr)

June, 2018

  • 25 June

    Knowledge is of three types

    Question What is the authenticity of this narration? ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) says: “Knowledge is of three types; the clear book [Quran], an established Sunnah, and saying ‘I do not know’.”

May, 2018

April, 2018

October, 2017

  • 17 October

    What to say to a person who sneezes more than thrice

    Question ‘If a person sneezes more than three times, should we tell them: You have the cold.’ Based on this Hadith, is it sunnah to say إنك مزكوم to a person with a common cold who sneezes imitating the Prophet (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam)?

July, 2017

June, 2017

  • 28 June

    An unauthentic virtue of providing for one’s family

    Question Is this authentic? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “O Abu Kahil, whoever works and provides for his wife, children and slaves, enforcing the laws of Allah upon them and only provides halal, Allah Ta’ala will grant him the stage of the martyrs”

February, 2017

August, 2016