Tag Archives: ‘ilm

August, 2015

  • 14 August

    Relying solely on belief in Allah with conviction and not carrying out good deeds

    Question Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) were discussing ‘La ilaha illallah’ and whoever says this will enter Jannah. They decided later not to tell anyone otherwise they would not perform good deeds and rely on this only. Which book is this in and  what is this Hadith trying to say?

May, 2015

  • 4 May

    The virtue of memorising forty Hadiths

    Question I have heard that there is a Hadith which says to the nearest meaning: The one who memories forty Hadiths, will awaken on the day of judgement with the ‘Ulama. Is this a Hadith or saying of the salaf, can you please clarify if this is even correct? Jazakallahu Khair

March, 2015

  • 27 March

    The ink of the scholars

    Question The ink of a scholar is more weightier than the blood of a martyr Is this narration authentic?

September, 2014

  • 18 September

    Hadiths of a sensitive nature

    Question What’s the meaning of this narration found in Sahih Bukhari: Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu’anhu) said: I have memorised two vessels of knowledge from Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam), I have propagated one of them to you and if I propagated the second, then my throat would be cut.”

  • 15 September

    The importance of following the Senior Scholars

    Question Kindly inform if the following statement is attributed to Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) or the respected Sahabi, Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah Ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu ‘anhu): “The people will remain upon goodness so long as they take knowledge from their Scholars, their greater ones and their elders. When they take knowledge from their young ones and their foolish ones, they will be destroyed.”

August, 2014

  • 20 August

    Hadith regarding the ‘Ulama in Jannah

    Question  I have heard someone saying that an ‘Alim in jannah will answer the questions of Jannite. or something to this effect. Is this authentic?

June, 2014

  • 3 June

    Not missing a single lesson

    Question We hear many a times from scholars/teachers that if a student misses a day of lesson then he is deprived from 40 days of blessings. Is there any basis to that in Hadith (or anywhere)

May, 2014

April, 2014

  • 11 April

    Do not hate the ‘Ulama

    Question Could you please let me know if the following is a Hadith and its reference. “Be an ‘Alim (scholar), or one who strives to become one, or at least one who listens (to the ‘Ulama) or one who loves (them). Do not become the fifth (one who hates them) for you will be destroyed.”

February, 2014

  • 20 February

    Du’as and Deeds for memorisation

    Question I came across these du’as for memorisation:  اللَّهُمَّ انْفَعْنِي بِمَا عَلَّمْـتَنِي وَ عَلِّمْنِي مَا يَنْفَعُنِي اللَّهُمَّ إِنِّي أَسْأَلُكَ فَهْمَ النَّبِيِّينَ وَ حِفْظَ الْمُرْسَلِينَ الْمُقَرَّبِينَ اللَّهُمَّ اجْعَلْ لِسَانِي عَامِرًا بِذِكْرِكَ وَ قَلْبِي بِخَشْيَتِك.إِنَّكَ عَلَى مَا تَشَاءُ قَدِيرٌ وَ أَنْتَ حَسْـبُنَا وَ نِعْمَ الْوَكِيلُ   After Studying: اللَّهُمَّ إِنِّي أَسْتَوْدِعُكَ مَا قَرأتُ وَمَا حَفَظْتُ، فَرُضُهُ عَليّ عِنْدَ حَاجَتِي إِلَيهِ، إِنّكَ عَلى …