Tag Archives: Musannaf Ibn Abi Shaybah

June, 2016

  • 25 June

    The virtue of spreading salam and feeding

    Question What is source of this Hadith? ‘The best of you are those who feed others and return greetings”

  • 21 June

    There is nothing equal to fasting in reward

    Question Is this authentic? The Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, ‘You must fast, for there is nothing equal to it in reward’

  • 16 June

    Hasan and Husayn (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) wrestling

    Question Please confirm whether this Hadith is authentic. Please also provide the source as well. “Hasan and Husayn (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) were wrestling in front of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) was spurring Hasan (radiyallahu ‘anhu) on. Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) asked, ‘You assisting the elder brother’? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) replied, Jibril (‘alayhis …

  • 15 June

    Beautify your voice when reciting the Quran

    Question Can you cite authentic narrations which, encourage us to sweeten our voice when reciting the Quran?

  • 13 June

    Poverty and Kufr (Disbelief)

    Question What is the authenticity of the narration wherein the Prophet (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) says that poverty can lead to kufr

  • 3 June

    A Hadith regarding interlocking the fingers

    Question What is the grade of the following Hadith? إذا توضأ أحدكم، فأحسن وضوءه، ثم خرج عامدا إلى المسجد، فلا يشبكن يده، فإنه في صلاة “When one of you performs ablution properly and then proceeds for Salah, then he should not interlock his fingers for [it is as though] he is in Salah”

  • 2 June

    A virtue of Sayyiduna ‘Ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu’anhu)

    Question Can you share the narration where the Sahaba (radiyallahu’anhum) were laughing at ‘Abdullah ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu’anhu) when he was trapped in a tree, and the Prophet (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) said something to the nearest meaning “that his legs are the size of Uhud”

April, 2016

  • 19 April

    A Hadith on showing love to people

    Question What is the authenticity of the following? “The peak of intellect after Iman is to show love to people and doing good to pious people as well as sinners”

  • 9 April

    The importance of performing nafl Salah before going on travel

    Question Please provide the reference for the following Hadith: “There is no action that a person can leave behind with his family before setting out on a journey which is more virtuous than two [optional] rak’ahs [of Salatus safar] he performs by them”

  • 8 April

    Hold fast onto the Holy Quran

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration regarding the Quran? “Indeed this Quran is such that its one end is in the [control] of Allah and the other end is in your hands. Therefore firmly hold onto it, for certainly you will not go astray nor and will you be destroyed thereafter”

  • 7 April

    Du’a for a good death

    Question I need your help with learning a masnun dua for a good death. Please let me know if the words quoted below are masnun or not. Kindly let me know the reference if they are masnun and suitable for practice as a Hadith. If they are not masnun, can you teach a dua from masnun text that asks Allah most high …

  • 6 April

    The large number of Jannatis from this Ummah

    Question Is the following authentic authentic? “There will be one hundred and twenty (120) rows of people who will enter Jannah, eighty (80) rows will be from the Ummah of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)”

  • 4 April

    Offering the four sunnah before Zuhr without any interval

    Question Can you please provide a Hadith about the four rak’ahs Sunnah before the fard of Zuhr. My habit is that I pray first the four Sunnah then the four fard. Thereafter I offer two rak’ahs Sunnah.