Tag Archives: Jahannam

May, 2015

  • 18 May

    How long is the bridge (sirat) over Jahannam?

    Question People mention that the bridge over Jahannam (pul sirat) is 1500 years long. 500 years up, 500 years straight and 500 years down. Is this description correct and mentioned anywhere? Jazakallah

April, 2015

  • 29 April

    Those who refuse to pay Zakah will be among the first to enter Jahannam

    Question What is the status of the following Hadith? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Three (kinds of people) will enter Jahannam first, a ruler who sets himself up as a lord over people, a wealthy person who does not pay what is due to Allah (ie. Zakah) and a vainglorious poor person”

  • 9 April

    The complexion of the inmates of Jahannam

    Question Based on the following verse of the Holy Quran,  يوم تبيض وجوه و تسود وجوه فاما اللذين ابيضت وجوههم ففي رحمة الله, is it correct to say that the inmates of Jahannam will be dark skinned and the inmates of Jannah will be light skinned.

December, 2013

  • 6 December

    Hadith: Whoever is tested with daughters

    Question Please advice regarding the validity of this Hadith: Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whoever is tested with daughters and treat them well they will be for him a shield against Jahannam”