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Tag Archives: Miswak

July, 2019

  • 30 July

    Five things increase the memory

    Question What is authenticity of following narration? خمس يذهبن بالنسيان ويزدن في الحفظ ويذهبن البلغم السواك والصيام وقراءة القرآن والعسل واللبان

January, 2019

July, 2018

  • 27 July

    Having a bath, applying fragrance and using the miswak on Friday

    Question What is the reference for this narration and can it be quoted? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “This day [Friday] is a day of Eid, Allah Ta’ala has made it such for the Muslims. So have a bath, whoever has fragrance should apply it, and use the miswak.”

  • 17 July

    Putting the Miswak on the ground

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Sa’id ibn Jubayr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) says: ‘By keeping the miswak on the ground if a person becomes mad [majnun], he should blame none other than himself.’ Is this why they say that it is recommended to keep the miswak standing instead of keeping it horizontal?

June, 2018

April, 2018

  • 17 April

    Five items Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would always carry

    Question Is the following narration correct? عن عائشة، قالت: خمس لم يكن رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم يدعهن في حضر ولا سفر: المرآة، والمكحلة، والمشط، والمدرى، والسواك

December, 2017

  • 18 December

    The four characteristics of the Ambiya

    Question Is the following a Hadith? “There are four characteristic of the Messengers; Modesty, using ‘itr [fragrance], using the Miswak, and marriage”

October, 2017

  • 12 October

    A recommended du’a to recite when using the miswak

    Question Is this authentic? Du’a to be read at the time of using miswak: اللهم طهر فمي، ونور قلبي، وطهر بدني، وحرم جسدي على النار، وأدخلني برحمتك في عبادك الصالحين Allahumma tahhir fami, wa nawwir qalbi, a tahhir badani, a harrim jasadi ‘alan nar, wa adkhilni birahmatika fi ‘ibadikas salihin

August, 2017

October, 2016

  • 31 October

    How to hold the miswak

    Question What is the sunnah method of holding the miswak? Is it proven from an authentic narration?

June, 2016

  • 16 June

    Using a miswak excessively when fasting

    Question What is the reliability of this Hadith? ‘Amir ibn Rabi’ah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports from his father who says: “I saw Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) using a miswak while he was fasting more often than I can count”

March, 2016

December, 2015

  • 3 December

    Sharing a hair/tooth brush

    Question What is the authenticity of this that sharing a hairbrush causes hatred and toothbrush enmity