Tag Archives: Musannaf Ibn Abi Shaybah

July, 2021

June, 2021

  • 25 June

    An unauthentic du’a to be recited at the time of being shown a new born baby

    Question Is the following du’a appropriate to be read for a baby at the time of birth, and is it authentic? اللهم اجعله بارا تقيا رشيدا و أنبته في الإسلام نباتا حسنا Allahummaj’alhu Barran Taqiyyan Rashida, Wa Ambithu Fil Islami Nabatan Hasana

  • 23 June

    Prohibition against confusing others in Salah by reciting too loudly

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Under the heading ‘Dhikr Qawl al-Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) Laa yajhar ba’dukam ‘ala ba’din fil-Quran, Imam Nasai (rahimahullah) has recorded the Hadith, ‘None of you should compete with one another in reciting Quran loudly.’

  • 21 June

    ‘Ali’s (radiyallahu ‘anhu) du’a in qawmah when getting up from ruku’

    Question Is this du’a of Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) authentic? Bi haw lil lahi wa quwwatihi aqumu wa aq’ud

  • 17 June

    Using yellow dye and a Sahabi kisses the belly of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)

    Question What is the meaning of ‘حط ورس’ in this narration? عن الحسن، أن النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم لقي رجلا مختضبا بصفرة، وفي يد النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم جريدة، فقال النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم: حط ورس قال: فطعن بالجريدة في بطن الرجل، وقال: ألم أنهك عن هذا قال: فأثر في بطنه، وما أدماها، فقال الرجل: القود يا …

  • 17 June

    Authenticity of the incident regarding a drought at the time of ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question What is the authenticity of the narration regarding a drought during the time of Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) answered here?

  • 15 June

    ‘Abdullah Ibn Muhayriz’s statement on speaking in the Masjid

    Question Is this narration authentic? Ibn Muhayriz (rahimahullah) is reported to have said: “Speaking in the masjid is idle talk, except for one who is praying, or remembering his Rabb, or asking for good or giving good.”

  • 7 June

    The first person to apply logic was Iblis

    Question What is the authenticity of this narration? Ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) where he said: “The first creature that apply the concept of qiyas [logic] is Iblis, then he made a mistake in his qiyas. Thus, whoever applies his logic in religious matters [only depending on logic] Allah Ta’ala will make him be with Iblis.”

  • 1 June

    The mirror that symbolised Friday

    Question Can you authenticate this Hadith? “Anas Bin Malik (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrated that once Jibril (‘alayhis salam) came to Rasulullah (sallallahu alayhi wa sallam) with a white mirror on which there was a black dot. When Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) asked Jibril (‘alayhis salam) about the mirror, he explained that it [symbolises] the Day of Jumu’ah…”

  • 1 June

    Translation of a narration regarding a drought at the time of ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question Kindly provide the translation of this Hadith: عن مالك الدار، قال: وكان خازن عمر على الطعام، قال: أصاب الناس قحط في زمن عمر، فجاء رجل إلى قبر النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم فقال: يا رسول الله، استسق لأمتك فإنهم قد هلكوا، فأتى الرجل في المنام فقيل له: ” ائت عمر فأقرئه السلام، وأخبره أنكم مسقيّون وقل له: عليك الكيس، …

May, 2021

  • 31 May

    Wisdom is the lost property of a believer

    Question I want to know the exact wording and the authenticity of the hadith listed below. “Wisdom (sometimes “Wisdom” is replaced by “A wise statement”) is the lost property of the believer, so wherever he finds it, then he is the most worthy of it.”

April, 2021