Tag Archives: Moulana Suhail Motala

November, 2021

October, 2021

  • 29 October

    Translation of a Hadith encouraging the residents of Madinah Munawwarah to remain therein

    Question What is the translation of the word يبسون in the following Hadith? عن سفيان بن أبي زهير رضي الله عنه، أنه قال: سمعت رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم، يقول: تفتح اليمن، فيأتي قوم يبسون، فيتحملون بأهلهم ومن أطاعهم، والمدينة خير لهم لو كانوا يعلمون، وتفتح الشأم، فيأتي قوم يبسون، فيتحملون بأهليهم ومن أطاعهم، والمدينة خير لهم لو كانوا …

  • 29 October

    Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) visits his mother’s grave

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration? عن ابن بريدة عن ابيه قال كنا مع رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم قريبا من ألف راكب ، فنزل بنا وصلى بنا ركعتين، ثم أقبل علينا بوجهه وعيناه تذرفان، فقام إليه عمر ففداء بالأم والأب، يقول : ما لك يا رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم ؟ قال : إني …

  • 28 October

    Another query about the Hadith on being two faced

    Question Regarding the Hadith: من كان ذا وجهين في الدنيا كان له يوم القيامة لسانان من نار In most copies of Zadut Talibin I have referred to, the Hadith has the word لسان (singular). The reference in Zadut Talibin is Abu Dawud and Darimi. When I referred to Abu Dawud and Darimi,  the Hadith appears with the word لسانان (dual). …

  • 28 October

    Ensuring that one does not sleep with soiled hands

    Question Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) has advised not to sleep with dirty hands (Abu Dawud) What is the wording of this Hadith and is it authentic?

  • 28 October

    Reciting Surah Kafirun four times

    Question Is this true? Reciting Surah Kafirun four times is equivalent to reciting one Quran.

  • 27 October

    Another version of the narration regarding ensuring one’s neighbour does not spend the night hungry

    Question What is the source of this Hadith? ليس المؤمن الذي يبيت شبعان وجاره طاو

  • 26 October

    A query regarding Dajjal’s donkey

    Question There is a popular Islamic speaker who mentions that the donkey of Dajjal is described as being made of iron (بغلة من حديد). What is the reference for this Hadith and is it suitable to quote?

  • 26 October

    Seeking forgiveness for one’s self and the believers daily

    Question What is the status of the following narration: عن ام سلمة رضي الله عنه قالت قال النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم من قال كل يوم اللهم اغفر لي وللمؤمنين والمؤمنات الحق به من كل مؤمن حسنة

  • 25 October

    A description of Dajjal’s donkey from a Shi’i source

    Question I have heard the following description regarding the donkey of Dajjal: “The donkey will have a door on its belly and that people could go in and out of the donkey’s belly through that door.” (Biharul Anwar). Is it authentic?

  • 25 October

    The Hadith of Abu Musa Al Ash’ari (radiyallahu ‘anhu) on the signs of Qiyamah

    Question What is the reference and authenticity of the Hadith of Sayyiduna Abu Musa Al Ash’ari (radiyallahu ‘anhu) regarding the signs of the end of times? Please provide the full Arabic text of the Hadith. Qiyamah will come… – When it will be regarded as a shame to act on Quranic injunctions. – When untrustworthy people will be regarded as …

  • 22 October

    Ishaq ibn Rahuyah (rahimahullah) marries a woman due to her collection of books

    Question I am looking for a incident of a scholar who married a woman after her husband passed on. She had a good selection of books.

  • 22 October

    An unreliable narration on the virtue of buying something for one’s family and carrying it

    Question Is this narration authentic? Buying for one’s family and carrying it: “Whoever buys something for his family and then carries it with his hands to them the sin of seventy years will be forgiven from him.”