Tag Archives: Ka’bah

April, 2022

  • 15 April

    The du’a of Adam (‘alayhis salam) when he came to earth

    Question Is the du’a of Adam (‘alayhis salam) which he recited at the Ka’bah when he was sent to earth authentic? اللَّهُمَّ إِنَّكَ تَعْلَمُ سَرِيرَتِي وَعَلَانِيَتِي Please mention the Arabic text and the translation as well.

October, 2021

  • 18 October

    Looking at the Ka’bah is rewarding

    Question Is there any chain for this narration or similar wording of this narration? النظر الى الكعبة عبادة On what principle do we base the fact that looking at the Ka’bah is regarded to be an act of worship?

July, 2020

  • 10 July

    Was Hakim ibn Hizam born in the Ka’bah?

    Question Is the following narration by Imam Hakim (rahimahullah) and his statement thereafter correct? Is it authentically established that Sayyiduna Hakim ibn Hizam and  Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) were both born in the blessed Ka’bah? أخبرنا أبو بكر محمد بن أحمد بن بالويه ثنا إبراهيم بن إسحاق الحربي ثنا مصعب بن عبد الله : فذكر نسب حكيم بن حزام و …

October, 2019

  • 28 October

    A question regarding the destruction of the Ka’bah

    Question In the following Hadith does ذو السويقتين refer to one individual or does it refer to an entire tribe/group of people? يخرب الكعبة ذو السويقتين من الحبشة

August, 2019

  • 27 August

    A narration stating that du’as are accepted by the Mizab of the Ka’bah

    Question What is the status of this narration? قد روي عن رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم أنه قال: ما أحد يدعو عند الميزاب إلا استجيب له It has been reported that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: Whoever supplicates at the Mizab [The water spout/gutter of the Ka’bah], his du’a will be accepted.

  • 26 August

    ‘Uthman (radiyallahu ‘anhu) making du’a at the Mizab of the Ka’bah

    Question Is this narration authentic? أقبل عثمان بن عفان رضي الله عنه ذات يوم فقال لأصحابه ألا تسألوني من أين جئت؟ قالوا: ومن أين جئت يا أمير المؤمنين؟ قال: ما زلت قائما على باب الجنة، وكان قائما تحت الميزاب يدعو الله عنده

January, 2019

  • 30 January

    Quran and dhikr will be lifted before Qiyamah

    Question What is status of following narration? لا تقوم الساعة حتى يرفع الركن والقرآن Qiyamah will not occur until the Quran and the Rukn [Yamani of the Ka’bah] are lifted/destroyed

November, 2018

  • 27 November

    The angels would have defended Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) against Abu Jahl

    Question Could you reference the narration? Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) said: “Abu Jahl said, ‘If I see Muhammad offering Salah by the Ka’bah, I will tread on his neck.’ When Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) heard of that he said, ‘If he were to do so, the angels will seize him.'”

August, 2018

December, 2017

  • 15 December

    Only speak good during Tawaf

    Question Can you provide the reference for this narration? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Tawaf around the Ka’bah is similar to Salah, except that you speak during Tawaf. Whoever speaks during Tawaf, let him speak nothing but good [i.e. dhikr or beneficial knowledge]”

October, 2017

  • 17 October

    The reason we walk briskly only during the first three rounds of Tawaf

    Question What is the meaning if ‘illal ibqa-u ‘alayhim’ mean in the following narration of Sahih Muslim? ولم يمنعه أن يأمرهم أن يرملوا الأشواط كلها، إلا الإبقاء عليهم

  • 16 October

    The keys of the Ka’bah

    Question How was the key of the Ka’bah given to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) on the occasion of the Conquest of Makkah? Was it taken or was it handed over willingly?

August, 2017