Tag Archives: Moulana Muhammad

September, 2016

  • 7 September

    To eat the liver from one’s animal of sacrifice (Qurbani/Udhiyah)

    Question Is the habit of eating from the liver of the Qurbani animal proven in the Hadith?

  • 7 September

    A virtue for the 10 days of Dhul Hijjah

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? The Prophet (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) said: ‘There is no day more honourable in Allah’s sight, and no acts more beloved therein to Allah than those in these 10 days. So, say tasbih (subhanallah), takbir (Allahu akhbar) and tahlil (la ilaha illallah) a lot.’

  • 7 September

    ‘Uqbah ibn Nafi’s zeal for tabligh

    Question Is the following narration reliable: وفي هذه الولاية الثانية دخل عقبة بن نافع مدينة طنجة، يقول المالكي في (رياض النفوس): إن عُقبة بعدما تسلّم الولاية الثانية خرج من القيروان وانطلق بجيش كثيف نحو الغرب، ففتح حصونا ومدنا عديدة، وتقدّم إلى المغرب الأقصى حتى نزل طنجة، ثم رحل إلى السوس الأقصى يريد البحر المحيط، فانتهى إليه وأقحم فرسه فيه، وقال …

  • 7 September

    The sin of the people of Lut

    Question Are there Quranic verses and authentic Hadiths that discuss homosexuality?

  • 6 September

    The effects of immorality being the norm in a community

    Question What is the authentication if this narration? Rasulullah (sallallahu ’alayhi wasallam) said: “If ever immorality spreads in a community and there is no sense of shame on its occurrence or mentioning it (and people talk about it as if nothing bad has taken place), diseases which were not present in the time of their predecessors will spread among them.”

  • 6 September

    Sadaqah upon good news

    Question I know there is a Hadith mentioning giving charity [sadaqah] will prevent calamities. Are there any Hadiths mentioning giving sadaqah upon hearing good news or when you experience a good event in your life? For example if someone’s son reads ‘Alhamdulillah’ for the first time ever and if the parent, due to joy, wants to give sadaqah for that blessing.

  • 5 September

    The correct method of reciting ‘repeated parts’ in a dhikr

    Question I have seen in some Hadiths about dhikr, when the word is مثل ذلك, does this mean we need to repeat all the words again or we just recite مثل ذلك? For example the Hadiths below: ‎روى ابن أبي شيبة رحمه الله في “مصنفه” بسند صحيح عَنِ ابْنِ عُمَرَ، قَالَ: مَنْ قَالَ دُبُرَ كُلِّ صَلَاةٍ ، وَإِذَا أَخَذَ مَضْجَعَهُ : …

  • 5 September

    Letter of Sayyidatuna ‘Aaishah to Sayyiduna Mu’awiyah (radiyallahu anhuma)

    Question Is this Hadith sahih? Mu’awiyah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) wrote a letter to ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha), that: ‘Write a letter to advise me , and do not overburden me.’ So ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) wrote to Mu’awiyah (radiyallahu ‘anhu): ‘Peace be upon you. As for what follows, indeed I heard the Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) saying: ‘Whoever seeks Allah’s pleasure …

  • 5 September

    Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam)’s grand daughter: Umamah bint Zaynab

    Question Not much is known about this grand daughter of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam). I came across this narration, and would like to know the source and if they are authentic? Abu Qatadah reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) was offering his salah and Umamah bint Zaynab was on his neck [shoulder]. When he (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) performed ruku’, he (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) put her …

  • 5 September

    A father’s poem in response to the complaint of his son

    Question Is the following narration reliable? :عن أبي سلمة عبيد بن خلصة قال: أخبرنا عبد الله بن نافع المدني عن المنكدر بن محمد عن أبيه عن جابر بن عبد الله قال جاء رجل إلى النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم فقال: يا رسول الله! إن أبي أخذ مالي. فقال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم للرجل: اذهب فأتني بأبيك. فنزل جبريل …

  • 1 September

    Acting upon a Hadith which has no sanad

    Question Is it okay to act upon a narration which we do not have the sanad [chain of narration] for without thinking that this action is Sunnah, out of caution and with the possibility of it being an actual Hadith?

  • 1 September

    Reciting Surah Kawthar enroute to Madinah Munawwarah

    Question I have heard that one should recite Surah Kawthar 1000 times as a gift to Nabi (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) before reaching Madinah. Is this authentic?

August, 2016