Tag Archives: Jahannam

July, 2017

  • 20 July

    A narration stating a minimum duration for which the inhabitants of Jahannam will have to remain therein

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “By Allah, None will exit Jahannam until he spends a few hiqb in there.” One hiqb is approximately eighty (80) years, each year is 360 days.

  • 18 July

    The temporary pleasures of this world compared to eternal bliss of Jannah

    Question This Hadith often comes up in tabligh. Is it authentic? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “One of the most affluent people who was showered with all types of favours in this world will be brought on the Day of Qiyamah and dipped once in Jahannam. Then it will be said: ‘O son of Adam, did you ever see/enjoy any good? Did …

  • 12 July

    The three types of judges

    Question What is the reference for the following Hadith? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “There are three types of Judges. One judge shall go to Jannah and two to Jahannam. The judge who knows what is right and judges accordingly shall be in Jannah. The one who knows what is right but intentionally judges unjustly will go to Jahannam …

  • 6 July

    Sending salutations on Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) to see him in a dream?

    Question Is it authentic that if a person sends salutations on the body and soul of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam), he will see him in a dream and will see him on the day of resurrection?

June, 2017

  • 7 June

    The Believers will seek justice on the bridge [sirat]

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “When the believers are saved from the Fire, they will be made to stop at a bridge between Jannah and Jahannam where they will seek retaliation from one another for the injustices which arose between them in this world. When they are purified and purged,  they will be given …

  • 5 June

    The rebellious devils are chained in Ramadan, the doors of Jannah are opened and the doors of Jahannam are sealed

    Question Please verify the authenticity of this Hadith? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “When the first night of Ramadan enters, the Shayatin and rebellious Jinnat are chained, the doors of Jahannam are closed and no door remains open, the doors of Jannah are opened and no door remains closed, and a caller announces: ‘O the one seeking piety and …

  • 5 June

    A comprehensive du’a

    Question Is this du’a authentic? It was narrated from Sayyidah  ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) taught her this supplication: Allahumma inni as aluka minal khayri kullihi, ‘ajilihi wa ajilihi, ma ‘alimtu minhu wa ma la a’lam. Wa a’udhu bika minash sharri kullihi, ‘ajilihi wa ajilihi, ma ‘alimtu minhu wa ma la a’lam. Allahumma inni as’aluka min khayri …

  • 2 June

    Fasting is a shield against Jahannam

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Narrated Mutarrif who was from the tribe of Banu Amir ibn Sa’sa’ah that Sayyiduna Uthman ibn Abul ‘As Ath Thaqafi (radiyallahu ‘anhu) invited him to drink some milk. Mutarrif said: “I am fasting.” Uthman (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: “I heard Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) say: ‘Fasting is a shield against the Fire just like your shield …

  • 1 June

    Mount Uhud loves us and we love it

    Question I want to check the authenticity of this Hadith: Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) declared, “Uhud is a mountain which loves us and which we love, it is upon the Gate of Heaven” adding, “And Ayr is a place which hates us and which we hate, it is upon the Gate of Hell.” How authentic or sound is this narration? Can …

May, 2017

  • 29 May

    Caution against taking a false oath to usurp the right of a Muslim

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? “He who snatches away the right of a Muslim by swearing a false oath, Allah would make Hell-fire necessary for him and would declare Jannah forbidden for him. A person said ‘Even if it is something insignificant?’ He replied: ‘Yes, even if it is the twig of the arak [miswak] tree'”

  • 10 May

    The grave is the first stage of the Hereafter

    Question Is this incident authentic? Whenever he passed by a graveyard, Sayyiduna ‘Uthman (radiyallahu ‘anhu) always wept so bitterly that his beard would get wet. Someone asked, “Why is it that you do not weep as much when mention is made of Jannah and Jahannam?” He replied, “I have heard Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) say, “The grave is the first …

April, 2017

  • 4 April

    A fabricated Hadith on the punishment for backbiting

    Question What is the authenticity of the following Hadith? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “I know of some inhabitants of Jahannam, fire will enter through their ears and exit through their mouth, and enter through their mouth and exit through the ears. A thunderous roar will resonate from their bellies, like the sound of a flood. They are those …

  • 4 April

    The virtue of having good hopes and thoughts regarding Allah Ta’ala

    Question What is the authenticity and reference of the following Hadith? يؤمر بإخراج رجلين من النار فإذا خرجا ووقفا قال الله لهما: كيف وجدتما مقيلكما وسوء مصيركما؟ فيقولان: شر مقيل وأسوأ مصير صار إليه العباد فيقول لهما: بما قدمت أيديكما وما أنا بظلام للعبيد قال: فيأمر بصرفهما إلى النار فأما أحدهما فيعدو في أغلاله وسلاسله حتى يقتحمها، وأما الآخر فيتلكا …