Tag Archives: Majma’uz Zawaid

March, 2019

  • 1 March

    When in difficulty with no help in sight

    Question What is the authenticity of the following: Sayyiduna ‘Utbah  ibn Gazwan (radiyallahu ‘anhu) has reported from Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) that when one is lost in any lonely place or finds himself in any difficulty without any assistance at hand, then he should call out the following three times: يَا عِبَادَاللهِ اَعِينُونِى Ya ‘ibadallahi a’inuni O! The servants of …

February, 2019

  • 28 February

    The Banu Tamim tribe

    Question Do you know of a Hadith that mentions Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) asking Allah Ta’ala to bless the Banu Tamim tribe?

  • 27 February

    The gatherings of dhikr take you to Jannah

    Question If this a Hadith of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam? “The benefit/booty of the gathering of dhikr is Jannah”

  • 18 February

    Staying away from evil leaders

    Question Is this narration authentic? ليأتين عليكم أمراء يقربون شرار الناس ويؤخرون الصلاة عن مواقيتها فمن أدرك ذلك منكم فلا يكونن عريفا ولا شرطيا ولا جابيا ولا خازنا

  • 12 February

    Jahannam for those who are ostentatious and are not sincere

    Question Is this narration authentic: عن ابن عباس عن النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم قال : إن في جهنم لواديا يستعيذ جهنم من ذلك الوادي في كل يوم أربعمائة مرة  أعد ذلك الوادي للمرائين من أمة محمد  لحامل كتاب الله  وللمصدق في غير ذات الله  وللحاج إلى بيت الله  وللخارج في سبيل الله

  • 6 February

    Giving sadaqah with one’s own hands

    Question Is this a reliable incident? At some point in his life, Sayyiduna Harithah ibn Nu’man (radiyallahu ‘anhu) lost his sight. After losing his sight, he placed a basket filled with dates and other similar items near his musallah and also had a string tied between his musallah and the door of his home. When any beggar would knock on …

  • 5 February

    No characteristic was more hateful to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) than lying

    Question Can this Hadith be quoted? Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) says: “No characteristic was more hateful to the Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) than lying. If a man told a lie in the presence of the Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam), he would continue to feel some unrest in his heart until he knew that the man had …

  • 5 February

    Another version of the Hadith regarding the stingiest and most helpless of people

    Question What is the reference for this narration? Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: “The stingiest of people is the one who does not greet and the weakest is he who does not pray for others”

  • 4 February

    When Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would pass by a street it would become fragrant

    Question Is this narration authentic? كان رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم إذا مر في طريق من طرق المدينة وجدوا منه رائحة الطيب وقالوا مر رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم في هذا الطريق

January, 2019

  • 31 January

    The evil example of an Alcoholic

    Question Could you kindly provide a reference for this Hadith. Nabi (sallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: ‘The one who consumes intoxicants is (compared to the one) that worships idols.’

  • 31 January

    In latter times, people would deny Dajjal

    Question Is this narration authentic? “There would be people in the latter times who would deny/consider events relating to Dajjal as a fiction”

  • 29 January

    Ghibah [backbiting] while fasting

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Two women were fasting. A man said, “O Messenger of Allah! There are two women who are fasting and they have nearly perished out of thirst.” Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) remained silent. The man returned midday and said, “O Prophet of Allah! They are near death.” Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) called for them …

  • 28 January

    Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would use the miswak before proceeding for Salah

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would not leave his home for Salah until he made miswak”