Tag Archives: Majma’uz Zawaid

November, 2014

  • 10 November

    Status of children buried alive in Jahiliyyah

    Question What is the grade of the following Hadith and what does it mean?   Sayyiduna Salamah ibn Yazid Al Ju’fi (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: ‘My brother and I came to the Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and said that our mother had passed away during jahiliyyah, she use to honour her guests, upheld the ties of kinship, and did such and such good, but …

  • 7 November

    Hadith on the blessings (Barakah) of Nabi (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam)

    Question What is grade of this Hadith? Ummu Ayman (radiyallahu ‘anha) reports: ‘The Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayh wa sallam) had a wooden cup in which he used to urinate (during night). In the morning he would tell, O Ummu Ayman, throw away the water in the cup. [She said:] So one night I awoke and I was thirsty so …

October, 2014

  • 31 October

    Virtue of the Quraysh

    Question Is the following narration authentic? Sayyiduna Rifa’ah ibn Rafi’ (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) once instructed Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu): “Gather my people!” Sayyiduna ‘Umar gathered them outside the room of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and then went in and asked, “O Rasulullah, should I get them to enter or shall you be going out to them?” Rasulullah …

September, 2014

  • 26 September

    The reward for praying forty salah in Masjid Nabawi

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? Can these forty salah be nafl? “The person who offers forty prayers consecutively in my Masjid, without missing a prayer in between, will secure immunity from the fire of Hell, and from other punishments and also from hypocrisy.”  

  • 24 September

    Allah Ta’ala testing his servant to raise his rank in Jannah

    Question What is the original wording and authenticity of the following? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) has mentioned that sometimes Allah Ta’ala wishes to elevate the rank of a certain person in Jannah, but this persons good deeds are not enough that he can reach this rank, therefore Allah Ta’ala puts him through some trial and tribulation, and then gives …

  • 19 September

    Virtue of sleeping in the state of wudu

    Question Is this narration authentic? Sayyiduna Ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu’anhu) reported that Allah’s Messenger said: “Purify these bodies and Allah will purify you, for there is no slave who goes to sleep in a state of purity but an Angel spends the night with him, and every time he turns over, [the Angel] says, ‘O Allah! Forgive Your slave, for he went to bed in …

  • 19 September

    One reason Allah Ta’ala delays answering du’as

    Question What is the authenticity of the Hadith that Allah Ta’ala delays answering du’as because He loves the voice of the one making the du’a?

  • 18 September

    Hadith? Women are not permitted to emerge from their homes except if extremely necessary

    Question Is the following hadith authentic and if so what is the commentary? ليس للنساء نصيب في الخروج الا مضطرة Translation: Women are not permitted to emerge from their homes except if extremely necessary…

  • 17 September

    A Hadith warning against the Shi’ah

    Question Kindly verify the authenticity of the following Hadith:  يظهر في آخر الزمان قوم يسمون الرافضه يرفضون الاسلام Translation: Towards the end of time a nation called the ‘Rafidah’ (a type of Shi’ah)  will appear, they will reject and abandon Islam.

  • 11 September

    A Hadith on musical instruments

    Question Please provide a reference for the following narration regarding music, Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “My Rabb has commanded me to destroy all musical instruments…”

August, 2014

  • 26 August

    Youth is a part of insanity

    Question I would like to ask the authenticity and meaning of the Hadith: Youth is a type of madness

  • 26 August

    The modesty of Sayyidatuna ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha)

    Question I have heard that Sayyidatuna ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) was not particular about pardah (covering herself) as long as Nabi (salallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and Sayyiduna Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) were buried in her house. However when Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) was buried, whenever she entered there she used to observe pardah. Could the above please be verified?

  • 18 August

    Authenticity of a dhikr to be recited after Fajr Salah

    Question The Hadith that states that if a person prays Fajr and recites the following dhikr one hundred times before bending his legs, he would be the best man to offer good deeds on earth that day, except those who did the same as he did or more than he did. The dhikr is “لا إله إلا الله وحده لا شريك …