Tag Archives: Lisanul ‘Arab

January, 2017

  • 21 January

    Is satellite communication a sign of Qiyamah?

    Question A lecturer quoted a narration that suggests Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) mentioned ‘satellite dishes that communicate’ as a sign of Qiyamah. He says the Hadith refers to people watching television and not maintaining family ties. I don’t know Arabic or the Hadith but he says the Hadith is reported by Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu ‘anhu). Do you know this …

October, 2016

  • 22 October

    Meaning of the name Hamnah

    Question I would like to know the meaning of the name Hamnah (حَمْنة) and is it a good name?

June, 2016