Tag Archives: Ibnul Jawzi

August, 2021

  • 4 August

    Reciting the Quran with musical melodies

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? اقرءوا القرآن بلحون العرب وأصواتها، وإياكم ولحون أهل الكتابين، وأهل الفسق، فإنه سيجيء بعدي قوم يرجّعون بالقرآن ترجيع الغناء والرهبانية والنوح، لا يجاوز حناجرهم، مفتونة قلوبهم، وقلوب من يعجبهم شأنهم

November, 2020

  • 12 November

    ‘Isa’s (‘alayhis salam) statement regarding an unlawful gaze

    Question Is this suitable to quote? وكان عيسى عليه السلام يقول: النظرة تزرع في القلب الشهوة وكفى بها خطيئة ‘Isa (‘alayhis salam) used to say: “An [unlawful] gaze plants the seed of desire in the heart and this is sufficient to be a sin.”

October, 2020

  • 23 October

    A narration regarding haram wealth

    Question What is status of following narration? لو أن أصحاب المال الحرام استشهدوا في سبيل الله تعالى سبعين مرة لم تكن الشهادة لهم توبة، وتوبة الحرام ردّه إلى أربابه، والاستحلال منهم

September, 2019

  • 20 September

    A narration on anger

    Question Is this a Hadith of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)? أول الْغَضَب جُنُون وَآخره نَدم The initial stage of anger is madness and the end state is regret and remorse

March, 2019

April, 2018

  • 23 April

    Five angels come to a person when he is in the throes of death

    Question Is the following proven from sahih Hadith? The Angels of Death: “When the son of Adam is in sakarat (the throes of death) Allah sends to him five angels: As for the first angel, it comes to him when his soul is in his throat, and it calls out to him saying: “O son of Adam! Where is that …

March, 2018

September, 2017

  • 11 September

    Hasan Al Basri (rahimahullah) explains how to ward off the punishment of Allah Ta’ala

    Question What is the level of authenticity of this narration? Hasan Al  Basri (rahimahullah) said: “The Oppression of Kings is from the Punishments of Allah Ta’ala. The Punishment of Allah Ta’ala cannot be warded off with swords. Verily, safety and warding it off are only by means of du’a, tawbah, turning to Allah Ta’ala in repentance, and by eliminating sins. …

June, 2017

  • 7 June

    The heart does not find sweetness in worship when it is affected by sin

    Question Can you mention the reference and Arabic text for this? “The body becomes ill by disease while the hearts become ill by sins. Thus, just as the body doesn’t relish and take pleasure in sumptuous meals when a person is ill, so too does the heart not find sweetness in worship when it is affected by sin”

October, 2016

August, 2016

  • 15 August

    Musa (‘alayhis salam) asking Allah Ta’ala if He sleeps?

    Question Musa (‘alayhis salam) once wondered, does Allah Ta’ala sleep? So Allah sent to him an Angel, who kept Musa (‘alayhis salam) awake for three days, and then gave Musa (‘alayhis salam) two bottles [to hold] in each hand. After that Musa (‘alayhis salam) slept and the two bottles fell from his hands and broke. He said: “Allah has given …

June, 2016

  • 24 June

    How many times should the dhikr after salah be recited

    Question I would like to know about the Hadith mentioned below in Sahih Bukhari. I have read in other narrations that, the count should be 33, 33 and 34. Can I follow this narration and recite only 10 times after each fard salah. Reciting 10 times is quicker than 33 times. Narrated by Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu): The people …

March, 2016

  • 23 March

    The letter of Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) to the river Nile

    Question Is this incident authentic and suitable to quote: Ibn Kathir (rahimahullah) said: It was narrated to us via Ibn Lahiy’ah from Qays ibn al-Hajjaj from someone who told him: When Egypt was conquered, its people came to ‘Amr ibnul ‘As (radiyallahu ‘anhu) and said to him: O Amir, this Nile of ours is used to something and cannot flow unless …