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November, 2014

  • 5 November

    The virtues of reaching old age

    Question Please verify the authenticity of the following narration: ‘No one reaches forty years in Islam except that Allah protects him from madness, leprosy and leucoderma. When he is fifty, Allah makes easy his reckoning. When he reaches sixty, Allah grants him repentance. And when he reaches seventy, Allah loves him and the inhabitants of the heavens love him. And …

September, 2014

  • 17 September

    Reciting the Shahadah when washing each limb in wudu

    Question Is there a Hadith regarding reading the Shahadah when washing every limb in wudu?

  • 16 September

    Meaning and authenticity of the Hadith: 'I am the city of knowledge and 'Ali is it's gate'

    Question What is the authenticity and meaning of the following narration? ‘I am the city of knowledge and ‘Ali is it’s gate’ Kindly provide the correct meaning as the Shi’ah misinterpret the Hadith.

  • 4 September

    Ibn Hajar (rahimahullah)'s Al 'Ujab Fi Bayanil Asbab

    Question I was reading  Hafiz Ibn Hajar Al ‘Asqalani’s Al ‘Ujab Fi Bayanil Asbab (regarding the reasons of revelation of the different verses of the Holy Quran), and I wanted to ask what his methodology is in this book with regards to the hadiths he cites in it? Are all of the hadiths he cites in there acceptable according to …

  • 2 September

    A du’a before wudu

    Question Is the following du’a to be read before wudu? اللهم اني اسألك تمام الوضوء وتمام الصلوة وتمام رضوانك وتمام مغفرتك Translation: O Allah I ask you to bless me with a complete wudu, complete Salah, your complete happiness and forgiveness.

  • 1 September

    Is there a specific day to clip one’s nails?

    Question Is there a Hadith where Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) prohibited cutting nails on Wednesday or any other day?

August, 2014

May, 2014

  • 15 May

    Verification of Hadith; Soon people will invite each other plotting against you"

    Question Is the following narration authentic? The Prophet (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: Soon people will invite each other plotting against you like how a person eating invites others to share their dish. Someone asked: ‘Will that be because of our small numbers at that time’? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) replied: No, you will be many at that time, but …

  • 13 May

    Is there any benefit in planting on the grave?

    Question Is it true that if we plant flowers/plants near a grave stone, then the punishment will be eased and is this because the plants worship Allah?

April, 2014