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December, 2015

  • 14 December

    An unauthentic narration on making a Believer happy

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whoever instills happiness into the heart of a believer, Allah creates an Angel from that happiness who worships Allah and declares the Oneness of Allah. When this person is placed into his grave, the Angel approaches him asking, ‘Do you not recognise me?’ The person …

  • 1 December

    The good deeds of Abu Bakr and ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma)

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) says, “I asked Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) ‘does anyone have good deeds equal to the number of stars’? He replied, ‘yes, ‘Umar. I asked, ‘What about the good deeds of Abu Bakr’? He replied, ‘All the good deeds of ‘Umar are like one good deed of Abu Bakr” (Razin)

October, 2015

  • 27 October

    The du’a of Yunus (‘alayhis salam)

    Question It is said in a Hadith that if a Muslim recites this verse forty times during illness and dies then his death will be that of Martyrs (Shahid). And if he gets well then his sins will be forgiven. This verse (Ayah) also strengthens one’s du’a if recited during du’a. (Al-Hakim) What is the authenticity of this Hadith and what …

  • 22 October

    Adopting piety as trade

    Question Is the following a Hadith? “O people, make piety your trade and your sustenance will come to you without goods or commerce”

  • 20 October

    The reward for a pregnant woman

    Question What is the status of the following narration? “Are you women not satisfied with the fact that when one of you is pregnant from her husband, and he is pleased with her, that her reward is the same as a fasting person who is steadfast and dedicated to the path of Allah” (Al Mu’jamul Awsat)

  • 8 October

    An unauthentic narration regarding ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) and the Hajarul Aswad

    Question What is the status of the lengthy narration wherein Sayyiduna Abu Sa’id Al Khudri (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that he once performed Haj with Sayyiduna ‘Umar and Sayyiduna ‘Umar was unaware of the fact that the Hajarul Aswad will be a means of benefit/harm to us. Sayyiduna ‘Ali rectified him, upon which Sayyiduna ‘Umar thanked him and said, ‘I ask …

September, 2015

  • 25 September

    Hadith on the virtue of the Khulafa

    Question What is the authenticity of the Hadith wherein Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “O Allah, Place the truth with ‘Ali wherever he goes”

  • 16 September

    Hadith on spending five nights of the year in ‘ibadah [worship]

    Question Is this Hadith suitable to quote? Sayyiduna Mu’adh ibn Jabal (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The one who enlivens five nights of the year with ‘ibadah, Jannah becomes compulsory for him, The night of Tarwiyah (8th of Dhul Hijjah), the night of ‘Arafah (9th of Dhul Hijjah), the night of Nahr (10th of Dhul Hijjah), …

  • 12 September

    An unauthentic virtue of saying ‘Sallallahu ‘ala Muhammad’ [salutation]

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? “Whoever recites this ‘sallallahu ‘ala Muhammad’, seventy (70) portals of mercy are opened for him”

August, 2015

  • 26 August

    Authenticity of the du'a 'Ya Man Azharal Jamil'

    Question I want to ask about the Du’a recorded by Imam Hakim in his Mustadrak: “Ya man azhar aljamil…” In Al-Asma wal-Sifat of Imam Bayhaqi he states: “wa huwa du’aun hasanun wa fee sihatihi ‘an Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) nazarun” The narration states that Jibrail had come down and told Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) that Allah has sent …

  • 13 August

    An unauthentic virtue of 'La ilaha illallah'

    Question Is the following Hadith Qudsi reliable? Allah Ta’ala says: “La ilaha illallah is my fortress, whomsoever enters it will be safer from my punishment”

  • 10 August

    Drinking water in three sips and saying Bismillah before each sip

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? “One who drinks in three sips and says ‘Bismillah’ before each sip and ‘Alhamdulillah’ after each sip, the water will make dhikr in his belly until he drinks something else”

July, 2015

  • 14 July

    An unreliable narration explaining the vast reward for one sajdah in Ramadan

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration? “Sayyiduna Abu Sa’id Al Khudri (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that Rasulullah (sallallahu alayhi wa sallam) said: “When the first night of Ramadan dawns, the doors of the skies are opened and none of its doors are then closed until the last night of Ramadan. No Mu’min performs salah during it’s night, but Allah …