Tag Archives: Islamic months

March, 2022

  • 15 March

    A narration stating that Jibril (‘alayhis salam) came to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) on the 13th, 14th and 15th of Sha’ban

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Sayyiduna Abu Nasr ibn Sa’id (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “On the 13th Sha’ban, Jibril (‘alayhis salam) came to me and said, ‘Rise, O Muhammed, it is the time of Tahajjud. Make du’a on behalf of your Ummah.” Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) rose and did accordingly. At the time …

  • 11 March

    A du’a the Tabi’un/Tab’ut Tabi’un would recite when Ramadan commenced

    Question What is the status of this narration?  حَدَّثَنَا هَاشِمُ بْنُ مَرْثَدٍ الطَّبَرَانِيُّ، ثنا صَفْوَانُ بْنُ صَالِحٍ، ثنا الْوَلِيدُ بْنُ مُسْلِمٍ، عَنْ عَبْدِ الْعَزِيزِ بْنِ أَبِي رَوَّادٍ، قَالَ: ” كَانَ الْمُسْلِمُونَ يَدْعُونَ عِنْدَ حَضْرَةِ شَهْرِ رَمَضَانَ: اللَّهُمَّ أَظَلَّ شَهْرُ رَمَضَانَ وَحَضَرَ، فَسَلِّمْهُ لِي، وَسَلِّمْنِي فِيهِ، وَتَسَلَّمْهُ مِنِّي، اللَّهُمَّ ارْزُقْنِي صِيَامَهُ وَقِيَامَهُ، صَبْرًا وَاحْتِسَابًا، وَارْزُقْنِي فِيهِ الْجِدَّ وَالِاجْتِهَادَ وَالْقُوَّةَ وَالنَّشَاطَ، وَأَعِذْنِي …

February, 2022

  • 23 February

    Fasting seven days in Rajab

    Question Is the following narration authentic? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whosoever observes seven fasts in the month of Rajab, the seven doors of Hell will be closed for him.” (Shu’abul Iman)

  • 15 February

    Sinning during the sacred months

    Question I saw a poster which said that sinning during the sacred months is greater. Is this correct?

  • 7 February

    Pronunciation of the Rajab du’a

    Question In the Rajab du’a, what is the correct pronunciation of of the (ب)? Is it في رجبَ or في رجبٍ? اَللّٰهُمَّ بَارِكْ لَناَ فِيْ رَجَب وَشَعْبانَ وَبَلّغْنَا رَمَضَان

  • 4 February

    An unreliable narration on fasting and offering four rak’ahs of Salah in Rajab

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whoever fasts a day in Rajab and offers four rak’ahs of Salah in it reciting in each rak’ah a hundred times Ayatul Kursi and in the second rak’ah a hundred times Surah Ikhlas will not die until he sees his place in Jannah.

September, 2021

August, 2021

  • 26 August

    Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would revere the day of ‘Aashura and a miracle regarding his saliva

    Question What is the source of this Hadith? كان رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم يعظم يوم عاشوراء، حتى إن كان ليدعوا بصبيانه وصبيان فاطمة المراضيع، فيقول لأمهاتهم: لا ترضعوهم إلى الليل ويتفل في أفواههم، فكان ريقه يجزئهم

  • 25 August

    An unreliable narration regarding feeding a fasting person on the day of ‘Aashura

    Question How reliable is this Hadith? “Whoever gives iftar to a person on the day of Ashura, it is as the whole nation of Muhammad (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) broke fast by him”

  • 19 August

    Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) sought the virtue of fasting on ‘Aashura

    Question Is this narration authentic? عن عبيد الله بن أبي يزيد، سمع ابن عباس رضي الله عنهما، وسئل عن صيام يوم عاشوراء فقال: ما علمت أن رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم صام يوما يطلب فضله على الأيام إلا هذا اليوم ولا شهرا إلا هذا الشهر. يعني رمضان

  • 18 August

    Allah Ta’ala saved Musa and drowned Fir’awn on ‘Aashura

    Question Is this narration authentic? عن ابن عباس رضي الله عنهما، أن النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم، لما قدم المدينة، وجدهم يصومون يوما، يعني عاشوراء، فقالوا: هذا يوم عظيم، وهو يوم نجى الله فيه موسى، وأغرق آل فرعون، فصام موسى شكرا لله، فقال أنا أولى بموسى منهم. فصامه وأمر بصيامه

April, 2021