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July, 2020

  • 9 July

    Famine before Qiyamah

    Question Please explain whether the following narration is reliable: عن خالد بن معدان رحمه الله قال: إذا رأيتم عمودا من نار من قبل المشرق في شهر رمضان في السماء فأعدوا من الطعام ما استطعتم فإنها سنة جوع Khalid Ibn Ma’dan (rahimahullah) has said: ” If you see a column of fire from the East, in the month of Ramadan, in …

  • 9 July

    Whomsoever is mindful of and protects three things will be a close friend of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)

    Question Is this narration reliable? The Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Three things whomsoever protects, are truly my friends and whoever destroys them is my enemy; Prayer, fasting and impurity.”

  • 6 July

    An unreliable virtue of udhiyah

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whoever sacrifices an animal [for udhiyah/qurbani] with a happy heart, anticipating reward for his sacrifice, it will serve as a veil/barrier against the fire.”

  • 3 July

    Another narration regarding sharpening the blade before slaughtering

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) once passed by a man who placed his foot on the side of a sheep, as he sharpened his blade. The sheep was observing this. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Why didn’t you [do this] before or would you like to kill it twice?”

June, 2020

  • 30 June

    Authenticity of the Hadith regarding witnessing the udhiyah/qurbani animal being slaughtered

    Question What is the status of this Hadith? عن أبي سعيد الخدري رضي الله عنه قال: قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم لفاطمة: قومي إلى أضحيتك فاشهديها فإن لك بأول قطرة تقطر من دمها يغفر لك ما سلف من ذنوبك قالت: يا رسول الله، هذا لنا أهل البيت خاصة أو لنا وللمسلمين عامة؟ قال: بل لنا وللمسلمين عامة

  • 24 June

    Speaking lies blackens the face

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? ألا إن الكذبَ يُسَوِّدُ الوجهَ Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Speaking lies blackens the face.”

  • 22 June

    Authenticity of the Hadith regarding the person who makes this world his abode

    Question Kindly assist with the authenticity of this Hadith. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “This world is an abode for whom there is no abode, a wealth for one who has no wealth and the one who has no intelligence gathers it.”

  • 17 June

    Miserliness leads to destruction

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Three are the matters that destroy;… Selfishness that is obeyed…” [i.e. acting in accordance to miserliness]

  • 16 June

    Adhkar taught to Ummu Hani (radiyallahu ‘anha)

    Question How sound is the following Hadith reported by Sayyidah Ummu Hani (radiyallahu ‘anha)? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Reciting Alhamdulillah one hundred times is better than giving one hundred saddled and bridled horses in the path of Allah and whoever recites Subhanallah one hundred times it is better than freeing one hundred slaves from the children of Isma’il.” …

  • 8 June

    The bounty of the lowest ranked inhabitant of Jannah

    Question Is the following Hadith recorded in Musnad Ahmad sound? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The lowest ranked person in Jannah will have seven stories. He will be on sixth story below the seventh. He will have three hundred (300) servants who will bring 300 plates of food in the morning and evening. -The narrator says, ‘I think he …

March, 2020