Tag Archives: Majma’uz Zawaid

August, 2016

  • 9 August

    The importance of offering salah properly

    Question Can you confirm the source, authenticity, and meaning of this Hadith? When a person performs Salah at its earliest (most desired) time, that Salah ascends towards the heavens. It becomes light for the person and subsequently it reaches the Throne and supplicates for the forgiveness of the person who performed Salah until the Day of Judgement. It says, ‘May …

July, 2016

  • 30 July

    Abstain from opulence

    Question What is the source of this Hadith? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Abstain and be wary of opulence, for certainly the servants of Allah are not from the opulent ones”

  • 21 July

    Mu’awiyah (radiyallahu ‘anhu), an inhabitant of Jannah

    Question Is this narration authentic? ‘Awf ibn Malik (radiyallahu ‘anhu) says: ‘Once whilst sleeping in a Masjid in Ariha, I awoke suddenly to notice a lion coming towards me.I lunged for my weapon. The lion addressed me saying that he had been sent to deliver a message. I inquired as to whom had sent him. The lion replied that Allah …

  • 18 July

    A Hadith explaining the rights of a Husband over his wife

    Question What is the authenticity of this narration? Ibn Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhu) says that a woman from the tribe of Khath’am came to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and said, “O Rasulullah! Inform me of the right of the husband on the wife? I am a single woman. If I am able to (fulfill the rights of my husband then …

June, 2016

  • 14 June

    People will remain on good as long as they don’t harbour jealousy

    Question Is this a Hadith? ‘People will remain on good as long as they do not harbour jealousy for each other’

  • 14 June

    Suhur/Sehri is full of blessings

    Question Please provide the reference for this narration: “Sehri is full of blessings. Hence, do not omit the sehri, even if one is able to have a sip of water at the time of sehri, one should do so, for certainly Allah Ta’ala descends His special mercy upon those who have sehri and the Angels make special du’a for them”

  • 13 June

    When will a person attain the reality of Iman?

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? “A person will not attain true belief until he knows what has afflicted him was not going to miss him and what has missed him was never going to afflict him”

  • 9 June

    A du’a taught to Ummu Salamah (radiyallahu ‘anha)

    Question Please provide the reference for this supplication “O Allah, forgive my sins, remove the rage in my heart, and protect me from the trials of misguidance”

  • 6 June

    The Importance of Da’wah

    Question Someone told me that Abdullah ibn Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) would never fight any nation until he had already conveyed the Da’wah of Islam to them. Here are the references for the Hadith. Abdur Razzaq, Hakim, Ahmad and Tabarani as quoted in Nasbur Ra’yah. It may also be in Kanzul Ummal and Bayhaqi (Vol.9 …

  • 2 June

    A virtue of Sayyiduna ‘Ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu’anhu)

    Question Can you share the narration where the Sahaba (radiyallahu’anhum) were laughing at ‘Abdullah ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu’anhu) when he was trapped in a tree, and the Prophet (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) said something to the nearest meaning “that his legs are the size of Uhud”

  • 2 June

    A virtue of Sayyiduna Mu’awiyah (radiyallahu ‘anhu)?

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Once Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) came home to Ummu Habibah (radiyallahu ‘anha). Sayyiduna Mu’awiyah was resting his head on her and Ummu Habibah (radiyallahu ‘anha) kissed him. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) asked her whether she loved him. To this Ummu Habibah (radiyallahu ‘anha) declared that he was her brother and therefore she definitely …

May, 2016

  • 4 May

    An unauthentic virtue of Mu’awiyah (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question Is this narration authentic? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) once consulted Abu Bakr and ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) regarding a certain matter. They were unable to give a suitable suggestion. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) then sent for Mu’awiyah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) saying: ‘Consult Mu’awiyah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) in your affairs since he is trustworthy and reliable.’

  • 3 May

    Hadith on the virtue of offering the four Sunnah of ‘Asr

    Question Please confirm the authenticity of this narration. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “A person who continues to perform four units of [Sunnah] Salah before ‘Asr will walk on the earth in the condition that he is certainly forgiven”