Tag Archives: Majma’uz Zawaid

March, 2014

  • 14 March

    The reward for asking forgiveness on behalf of all Muslims

    Question Please verify if this is authentic: If a person asks for forgiveness for the Ummah, like if he says: Allahummaghfirli walil mu’minina wal mu’minat, twenty seven (27) times, then his du’a is readily accepted

  • 12 March

    Did the Sahabah make salam again if a tree came between them?

    Question Is there any Hadith which mentions that the Sahabah (radiyallahu ‘anhum) made salam again after walking round a tree?

  • 12 March

    Hadith: The worst of evils is evil scholars

    Question Is the following a Hadith or not? ألا إن شر الشر شرار العلماء  Verily, the worst of evils are evil scholars

  • 4 March

    Hadith on reward of a complete Hajj and Umrah

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration? Is it suitable to quote?  “Whoever offers his Fajr Salah in congregation, and then remains seated making the dhikr (remembrance) of Allah until (approximately 15 mins after) sunrise after which he offers two rak’ahs of Salah (Ishraq), will receive the reward of one complete Hajj and one complete ‘Umrah’

  • 1 March

    The exact wording for the du’a before meals

    Question I saw a question on your site and became curious to other similar types of du’as which are still being taught to our kids. One of which is the du’a before meals; do the following words appear in the Hadith?  bismillahi wa a’la barakatillah.

February, 2014

  • 20 February

    Sayyiduna Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reading the Tawrah

    Question I have a query concerning the narration in which Sayyiduna Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reads the Tawrah in the presence of Rasulullah (salallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) and the colour of the blessed face of Rasulullah (salallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) changes. Is there any mention thereafter of the Ansar taking out their swords because of being angry with Sayyiduna Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu)?

  • 17 February

    Adding ‘wa maghfiratuhu’ to the end of the salam

    Question My query: is the words ‘wa maghfirah’  that is sometimes added to end of the salam from the sunnah. Should this addition be taught to children?

  • 17 February

    Reference for the du’a before meals

    Question I wanted to know the reference for the famous  du’a before meals:  بسم الله و بركة الله  Bismillahi wa Barakatillah  

  • 12 February

    Reciting the beginning and end of Surah Baqarah after burial

    Question What is the status of the narration wherein Sayyiduna Ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) is reported to have recited the opening and concluding verses of Suratul Baqarah after the burial of a deceased?

  • 6 February

    Authenticity of reciting Surah Kahf on Thursday night/Friday

    Question Is this Hadith weak or Sahih? From Abu Sa’id Khudri, who said: “Whoever reads Surah Kahf on the night of Jumu’ah, will have a light that will stretch between him and the Ancient House (the Ka’bah).”

December, 2013

  • 17 December

    Proof for Seventy Hurs in Jannah

    Question The number of hurs (seventy or more) in Jannat for a shahid or a jannati is fixed by which Hadith and in which book?  

  • 11 December

    Reference for the incident of a person who didn’t have food

    Question During a lecture, I heard this story: A Sahabi (radiyallahu’anhu) asked his wife for something to eat. She said that there was nothing in the home to eat. He went to the masjid, prayed two rak’ahs, came back but still there was nothing He realised that there was something wrong with his salah. So he went back to the masjid, …