Tag Archives: Musannaf Ibn Abi Shaybah

May, 2014

  • 5 May

    The Sahabah’s gatherings of Iman

    Question In volume 3 of Hayatus Sahabah there is a section pertaining to gatherings of Iman and the eagerness of Sayyiduna Abdullah ibn Rawahah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) to participate in gatherings of Iman. The implication of one scholar is that these gatherings took place inside the Masjid. However the English translation does not mention these gatherings taking place in the Masjid. …

April, 2014

  • 28 April

    Tall buildings in Makkah; a sign of Qiyamah

    Question  Kindly provide the reference and authenticity for the following Hadith: A sign of Qiyamah is that mountains behind the Ka’bah Sharif will be erased

  • 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 …

  • 11 April

    Do not hate the ‘Ulama

    Question Could you please let me know if the following is a Hadith and its reference. “Be an ‘Alim (scholar), or one who strives to become one, or at least one who listens (to the ‘Ulama) or one who loves (them). Do not become the fifth (one who hates them) for you will be destroyed.”

February, 2014

  • 20 February

    Sayyiduna Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reading the Tawrah

    Question I have a query concerning the narration in which Sayyiduna Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reads the Tawrah in the presence of Rasulullah (salallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) and the colour of the blessed face of Rasulullah (salallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) changes. Is there any mention thereafter of the Ansar taking out their swords because of being angry with Sayyiduna Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu)?