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July, 2015

  • 27 July

    Exercising patience (sabr) and adopting good character

    Question What is the status of this Hadith? يَا رَسُولَ اللَّهِ ، أَيُّ الإِيمَانِ أَفْضَلُ ؟ قَالَ : ” الصَّبْرُ وَالسَّمَاحَةُ ” ، قِيلَ : فَأَيُّ الْمُؤْمِنِينَ أَكْمَلُ إِيمَانًا ؟ قَالَ : ” أَحْسَنُهُمْ خُلُقًا Translation O Rasulullah! Which ‘Which type of Iman is best’? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) replied, “Exercising patience and overlooking/pardoning”. It was then asked, ‘Which Believer …

  • 14 July

    Women visiting the graveyard

    Question Is there any Hadith prohibiting women visiting the graveyard? If yes, could it please be sourced?

June, 2015

  • 23 June

    Words of the du’a at iftar time

    Question I have a question regarding to the famous du’a at iftar: Allahumma inni laka sumtu wa bika aamantu wa ‘ala rizq-ika aftarthu (Abu Dawud). How weak is this Hadith? Is it suitable for practice? What is the alternative du’a at Iftar? Jazakallahu khayran

  • 22 June

    Translation of a Hadith regarding beautiful recital of Quran

    Question In the narration of al-Bara Ibn ‘Aazib (may Allah be pleased with him) the Prophet (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) said: Adorn your voices with the Quran. (Related in Abu Dawud) Is this translation correct? Is the maf’ul (object) ‘the Quran’ or ‘your voices’? (should we beatify our voices with the Quran or the Quran with our voices). Jazakallah

  • 22 June

    Proof for placing the hands below the navel in salah

    Question Where should we place the hands in salah? On the chest, below the navel or above the navel. Please reply with an authentic Hadith.

  • 12 June

    A virtue of carrying the Janazah

    Question Is there any specific virtue mentioned in the Hadith for carrying the janazah?

  • 3 June

    Proof for spacing the surahs in salah

    Question Is there any reference from the sunnah for the issue wherein the fuqaha say that it’s makrooh to leave 1 small surah in qisar mufassal during salah? For example, if I recite surah lahab in the 1st rak’at, then in the second rak’at I cannot recite surah falaq because I will be leaving out 1 small surah in between. I …

  • 3 June

    Allah Ta'ala is the companion of those who remember him

    Question Is it true that Allah says “I am the companion of the one who remembers me ” ?

May, 2015

  • 31 May

    Entering Jannah or Jahannam because of a fly

    Question Is the following narration authentic? “A man entered Jannah because of a fly, while another entered Jahannam because of a fly. “Two men passed by a people who had an idol, which it was not permissible for anyone to pass without making a sacrifice to it. They [the people] said to the first man: “Sacrifice [something in the name of the …

  • 28 May

    Ten proofs for offering sunnah/nafl salah before the Jumu’ah salah

    Question Can you please send me Hadiths with reference for sunnah salah before the fard of Jumuah? JazakAllah

  • 15 May

    The hearts of kings and leaders are in Allah's control

    Question What is the status of following Hadith Qudsi ? Is it an Israely Riwayah (Historical Narration) and can we attribute it to Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) as his statement? “I am Allah, there is no king besides Me I am king of kings, The hearts of kings are in my control. When my servants obey me,then I fill …

April, 2015

  • 14 April

    Worshiping Allah for forty days sincerely

    Question How authentic is the following narration? Is there any essence to it? من اخلص العبادة لله تعالى أربعين يوماً ظهرت ينابيع الحكمة على قلبه ولسانه Whoever sincerely worships Allah Ta’ala for 40 days, will find springs of wisdom gushing from his heart and tongue.

March, 2015

  • 31 March

    Best Dhikr & Best Sustenance

    Question What is the authenticity of the following Hadith? The Messenger of Allah (may peace and blessings be upon him) said: ‘The best Dhikr is that which is done quietly and the best provision (livelihood) is that which is sufficient.’