Tag Archives: Knowledge

August, 2020

  • 18 August

    Do the virtues of seeking knowledge apply to secular education?

    Question In the following Hadith: من سلك طريقًا يلتمس فيه علمًا سهل الله له طريقًا إلى الجنة Whosoever sets out in search of knowledge, Allah Ta’ala will ease the way to Jannah for him. What is meant by ‘knowledge’ in this Hadith? Is it specifically the seekers of Islamic/Shar’i knowledge or is worldly knowledge also included in this like engineering for …

July, 2020

  • 27 July

    Preservation of the knowledge of Din during each generation

    Question Kindly provide some commentary on the following Hadith: ‘This sacred knowledge will be borne by the reliable authorities of each successive generation, who will [preserve it and] remove from it the alterations of the excessive, the interpolations of the corrupt, and the false interpretations of the ignorant.’

June, 2020

  • 11 June

    The scholars intercession on the Day of Qiyamah

    Question What is authenticity of following narration? يبعث العالم والعابد، فيقال للعابد: ادخل الجنة، ويقال للعالم: اثبت حتى تشفع للناس بما أحسنت أدبهم

  • 5 June

    The Scholars will intercede on the Day of Qiyamah

    Question What is the status of this narration: إذا كان يوم القيامة يقول الله تعالى للعابدين والمجاهدين ادخلوا الجنة، فيقول العلماء بفضل علمنا تعبدوا وجاهدوا، فيقول الله عز وجل: أنتم عندي كبعض ملائكتي اشفعوا تشفعوا فيشفعون ثم يدخلون الجنة

February, 2020

January, 2020

December, 2019

  • 19 December

    The example of one who learns the Quran and recites is like a bag of musk

    Question What is the level of authenticity of this Hadith? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Learn the Quran and then recite it. For the likeness of the one who learnt the Quran, recited it, and stood up reciting it, is like a bag filled with musk, whose fragrance spreads all over the place.”

  • 18 December

    The importance of teaching one’s neighbours matters of Din

    Question Is the following narration authentic? عن علقمة بن سعد بن عبد الرحمن بن أبزى عن أبيه عن جده قال: خطب رسول الله – صلى الله عليه وسلم – ذات يوم فأثنى على طوائف من المسلمين خيرا، ثم قال: ما بال أقوام لا يفقهون جيرانهم، ولا يعلمونهم، ولا يعظونهم، ولا يأمرونهم، ولا ينهونهم. وما بال أقوام لا يتعلمون من جيرانهم، …

  • 11 December

    Evil scholars and good scholars

    Question Please mention the complete Hadith with the authenticity: ان شر الشرار شرار العلماء، وإن خير الخيار خيار العلماء

  • 10 December

    Nabi’s (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) advice to a Sahabi who acquired many Hadiths

    Question Could you give the reference for this Hadith please? Yazid ibn Salamah Al Ju’fi (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates: “I said, O Rasulullah! I have heard many Hadiths from you; I fear that recent Hadiths [I heard] may cause me to forget the earlier ones. So, tell me something that would be comprehensive.’ Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: ‘Fear Allah …

November, 2019

  • 27 November

    Before Qiyamah, knowledge will become ignorance

    Question Can you mention the source of this narration? لا تقوم الساعة حتى يصير العلم جهلا والجهل علما

  • 6 November

    A follow up query on the Hadith regarding welcoming students

    Question I have seen your answer here regarding the Hadith on welcoming students of knowledge. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “People from the East will come to you to seek knowledge [of Din]. When they come to you, treat them well. Abu Harun ‘Abdi (rahimahullah), says: ‘Whenever Abu Sa’id (radiyallahu ‘anhu) would see us, he would say: ‘Welcome to …