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Tag Archives: Moulana Suhail Motala

July, 2018

  • 13 July

    A du’a asking for strength and honour

    Question Can we read and practice on this on this du’a? What is the correct reference? اللهم ‍ إني ضعيف فقو في رضاك ضعفي، وخذ إلى الخير بناصيتي، واجعل الإسلام منتهى رضائي، اللهم إني ضعيف فقوني، وذليل فأعزني، وفقير فارزقني

  • 12 July

    The best thing and worst thing a man can be given

    Question What is the reference for this narration and can it be quoted? The Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “The best thing a believing man can be given is good character, and the worst thing a man can be given is an evil heart with a beautiful appearance.”

  • 12 July

    Nabi’s (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and the Sahabah’s hospitality towards the delegation of ‘Abd Qays

    Question حدثنا يونس بن محمد قال حدثني يحيى بن عبد الرحمن العصري حدثنا شهاب بن عباد أنه سمع بعض وفد عبد القيس وهم يقولون ‘قدمنا على رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم فاشتد فرحهم بنا فلما انتهينا إلى القوم أوسعوا لنا فقعدنا فرحب بنا النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم ودعا لنا ثم نظر إلينا فقال من سيدكم وزعيمكم فأشرنا بأجمعنا …

  • 12 July

    Marrying relatives/cousins

    Question Is the following a Hadith and is it authentic? “Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) prohibited the Muslims from marrying amongst their cousins/relatives”

  • 11 July

    Obscenity and excessive talking are branches of hypocrisy

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? البذاء والبيان شعبتان من النفاق

  • 11 July

    The most helpless of people are those who don’t make du’a

    Question Could you verify this narration? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The most helpless person is the one who doesn’t make du’a.”

  • 11 July

    Nabi’s (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) fear for this Ummah

    Question What is the authenticity of this? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “I do not fear poverty [after my demise], rather I fear that you will gather and amass wealth. I do not fear you [my ummah] unintentionally erring, rather I fear that you will intentionally [sin]”

  • 11 July

    A follow up query on the du’a for protection from destruction by sin

    Question Some ‘Ulama recommend reading this du’a after Fajr and after Maghrib: ‘La ilaha illallahu wahdahu la sharika lahu lahul mulku wa lahul hamdu yuhyi wa yumitu wa huwa ‘ala kulli shayin qadir‘ Is there any Hadith to support this?

  • 10 July

    Interact with humans as you would with fire

    Question Respected scholars who is this attributed to and please mention the reference? “Interact with humans as you would with fire. Draw warmth from them but don’t get burnt in the process. (i.e. Take the good and avoid the bad)

  • 10 July

    Sickness wipes out all sins

    Question Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Indeed Allah Ta’ala tests his servant through sickness until that sickness wipes out all his sins”

  • 10 July

    An unauthentic virtue of reciting Surah Al Hujurat

    Question I have come across this narration and would like to know the authenticity: “Whoever reads Surah Al Hujurat will emerge from his grave reciting it, until he enters Jannah, while the people will still be giving account”

  • 9 July

    The Sahabah (radiyallahu ‘anhum) disliked people showing off with ‘ibadah

    Question Is the following authentic and if so what is meant by it? Imam Ibrahim An Nakha’i (rahimahullah) said about the Salaf: “When in a gathering, they used to dislike a person showing the best of what he has”

  • 9 July

    A narration on gold and silver

    Question What is status of following Hadith? وعن النبي (صلى الله عليه وسلم) أنه قال إن الله لما خلق الدنيا لم يخلق فيها ذهبا ولا فضة قال فلما أن أهبط آدم وحواء أنزل معهما ذهبا وفضة فسلكه ينابيع في الأرض منفعة لأولادهما من بعدهما قال وذلك جعله صداق آدم لحواء فلا ينبغي لأحد أن يتزوج إلا بصداق