Tag Archives: Moulana Suhail Motala

April, 2014

  • 18 April

    Sunnah postures of eating

    Question Is there a Hadith regarding sitting in a specific posture while eating? What is the grade of the Hadith?

  • 18 April

    Salutations (durud) being conveyed to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)

    Question Please verify if this is authentic: When a person sends salutations upon Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam), then an angel takes the salutations to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and says that so and so, the son of so and so sent salutations to you.

  • 16 April

    Virtue of reciting two rakats after Maghrib salah

    Question What is the status of the following hadith? “The person who loves that Allah Ta’ala protect his Iman until he meets Allah Ta’ala on the day of Qiyamah, should perform every evening two optional rakats after the two Sunnats of Maghrib before talking to anyone. He should read in each rakat  Surah Fatiha, Sura Falaq and Surah Naas. Verily …

  • 16 April

    There is none who loves to be praised more than Allah Ta’ala

    Question How authentic is the following Hadith and what is the translation? ما أحد أحب إليه المدح من الله

  • 16 April

    When was Egypt referred to as "Misr"?

    Question Can you please help me in finding out when the first mention of Misr in regards to Egypt was recorded in Hadith literature. Are there any texts which refer to Egypt as Misr at the time of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) or was it named Misr after our Prophet (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) passed away?

  • 15 April

    Authenticity of Hadith: Allah will never unite my ummah upon misguidance

    Question Please provide the reference for the following hadith and kindly confirm the translation as well: “Allah Ta’ala will never allow my Ummah to unite upon misguidance. Allah Ta’ala’s mercy, blessings and protection are with the largest group of Muslims. And he who deviates from this largest group of Muslims will be thrown into Hell”.

  • 14 April

    Warning against dealing in interest

    Question Is there an authentic narration which states that the one who deals in interest (riba) will be given a sword and told to fight Allah Ta’ala on the day of judgement?

  • 12 April

    Which tribe was Sayyiduna Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) from?

    Question Was Sayyiduna Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) from the Banu Taym or the Banu Tamim?

  • 11 April

    Authenticity of Hadiths on conquest of India

    Question What is the status of the following Hadiths? 1) Thawban (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that the Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Two groups of my Ummah Allah has protected from the Hellfire, a group that will conquer India and a group that will be with ‘Isa son of Maryam (‘alayhimas salam)” 2) Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) …

  • 11 April

    Verification of Hadith: Backbiting is worse than adultery

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? Backbiting is worse than adultery?

  • 10 April

    Hadith: When one of you gets angry, he should keep quiet

    Question Kindly provide the reference for the following Hadith: When one of you gets angry, he should keep quiet.

  • 8 April

    One virtue of replying to the Adhan

    Question Please verify if this is authentic: ‘When a person hears and replies to the adhan, then reads the du’a after adhan and radina billahi rabba…,he gets two million virtues. And if a lady in the home does this, she gets one million virtues’.

  • 8 April

    Differences between Mishkat and Masabih

    Question Kindly explain what changes in the form of of additions or subtractions etc. ‘Allamah Tibrezi (rahimahullah) made in his Mishkatul Masabih in comparison to the hadith book Masabih?