Tag Archives: Imam Hakim

March, 2021

  • 23 March

    A narration describing the Khawarij

    Question Kindly provide the authenticity of the following narration: Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) has mentioned: ‘A group of people shall appear towards the end of time – [referring to one of the individuals present, Nabi – sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam – said:] it’s as if this [person] is amongst them – they will read the Quran, [but] it will not pass …

March, 2019

  • 14 March

    The expiation for a quarrel

    Question I wanted to know the authenticity and explanation of the following Hadith: Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “Performing two rak’ahs of Salah is an expiation for any quarrel.” Is this in general for any quarrel or specific to spouses? If one party offers this only will it suffice?

August, 2017

  • 31 August

    Imams Ibn Khuzaymah’s and Ibn Hibban’s rank being higher than Imam Hakim (rahimahumullah)

    Question و قالوا ابن خزيمة وابن حبان أمكن وأقوي من الحاكم وأحسن وألطف فى اﻷسانيد والمتون (Mishkat muqaddimah) What does ألطف mean in the above ibarah?

  • 4 August

    Treating people according to their status

    Question Sayyiduna Maymun ibn Abi Shabib (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reported: A beggar asked ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) for charity and she gave him a piece of bread. Thereafter, one well-dressed person asked her for charity and she invited him to sit down and served him food. When she was asked about the reason for the difference in treatment, she said: “The Messenger …