Tag Archives: Knowledge

October, 2016

  • 10 October

    The great virtue of those who seek knowledge

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration? Abud Darda (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The one who treads a path seeking the knowledge of Din, Allah Ta’ala will make his path to Jannah easy. The Angels spread out their wings under the feet of the one seeking the knowledge of Din in expression …

  • 7 October

    Increase in knowledge

    Question Is it correct to attribute the following Hadith to our beloved Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) ? “The person who acts upon what he knows, Allah Ta’ala will grant him knowledge of that which he does not know”

September, 2016

  • 27 September

    Caution against discussing issues without having the required knowledge

    Question I have noticed that a lot of people are very easily giving fatawa these days without even realising or speaking about issues they are not qualified to speak about. Please inform me if this Hadith is authentic or not so that I can warn people away from the above practice. It is narrated that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: “Whoever …

August, 2016

  • 21 August

    Increase in knowledge should create distance from the worldly pleasures

    Question What is the status of this Hadith? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whoever increases his knowledge without increasing his contempt for this world only gets further from Allah Ta’ala”

  • 16 August

    The importance of tutorship and the benefits of knowledge

    Question What is the authenticity of this narration: Sayyiduna Mu’awiyah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that he heard Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) say: “O people, knowledge can only be acquired through seeking it, and the true understanding of Din can only be obtained through in-depth study [tutorship], and the one who Allah Ta’ala wishes good for, He grants him the true …

  • 8 August

    Who is ‘Ahlul Hadith’ referring to?

    Question Some Salafis say that their name Ahlul Hadith is found in Hadith. They quote a Hadith of Shu’abul Iman which states that Sayyiduna Abu Sa’id Al Khudri (radiyallahu ‘anhu) referred to the people of Hadith as ‘Ahlul Hadith’. Please provide this narration and its authenticity.

  • 2 August

    When Allah intends good for someone, he grants him understanding of Din

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration? “The one who Allah Ta’ala wishes good for, He grants him the true understanding of Din.”

July, 2016

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December, 2015

  • 14 December

    None is born a Scholar

    Question Is the following narration authentic? ‏قَالَ عَبْدُ الله بن مسعود : إِنَّ أَحَدًا لاَ يُوَلَدُ عَالِمًا ، وَإِنَّمَا الْعِلْمُ بِالتَّعَلُّمِ

November, 2015

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