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September, 2019

August, 2019

  • 7 August

    An unreliable virtue of fasting on the 9th of Dhul Hijjah

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Nabi Dawud was forgiven on the 9th of Dhul Hijjah, thus, whoever fasts on this day sixty (60) years of his sins will be expiated.”

  • 2 August

    A specific type of Salah for the first night of Dhul Hijjah?

    Question I have heard that on praying four rak’ahs on the first night of Dhul Hijjah in a way that after Surah Fatihah in each rak’ah Surah Ikhlas is recited twenty five times. A person will receive the reward of twenty five years of ‘ibadah and he will see his abode in paradise before death (Tadhkiratul Wa’izin). Please confirm if …

June, 2019

  • 20 June

    Authenticity of ‘Salatul ‘Utaqa’ in Shawwal

    Question Salatul ‘Utaqa (Salah of the emancipated) in Shawwal is the Sunnah for those who want to be emancipated from Jahannam. There is a Hadith on the authority of Sayyiduna Anas ibn Malik (radiyallahu ‘anhu) where Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) once said: “If someone performs eight rak’ahs in Shawwal, either during the night or during the day -reciting in …

March, 2019

September, 2018

  • 20 September

    Ibn Shihab Az Zuhri would ensure that he fasted on ‘Aashura

    Question Can you mention the source for this please? الليث: عن معاوية بن صالح، أن أبا جبلة حدثه، قال كنت مع ابن شهاب في سفر فصام يوم عاشوراء، فقيل له: تصوم يوم عاشوراء في السفر وأنت تفطر في رمضان؟ قال: إن رمضان له عدة من أيام أخر، وإن عاشوراء يفوت سير أعلام النبلاء

  • 20 September

    Fasting on ‘Aashura carries the reward for fasting for one year

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Fasting on the day of ‘Aashura carries the reward of fasting for one year”

  • 18 September

    Passing one’s hand on the head of an orphan on ‘Aashura

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “Pass your hand over the head of an orphan on the day of ‘Aashura, it will be as though you have done good to the orphans of the entire Ummah.”

May, 2018

April, 2018