Tag Archives: Music

March, 2021

  • 15 March

    Arabic text of the narration regarding certain forbidden deeds

    Question Can you provide me with the Arabic text for the Hadith you have cited here: “Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) forbade carrion, gambling and drums.” Ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) said, “Every intoxicant is impermissible.”

December, 2020

  • 16 December

    Five evil practices which brings about destruction

    Question Is this Hadith correct? Sayyiduna Anas (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reported that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “When my nation adopts five practices, their destruction is inevitable; When they curse each other openly, they wear silk, they take up musical [instruments], they drink wine, and men are satisfied with men and women are satisfied with women.”

January, 2020

  • 28 January

    Meaning of the word Qinnin

    Question I would like to know the meaning of the word ‘Qinnin’, which is forbidden in a Hadith. Does this word have anything to do with gambling?

December, 2019

  • 19 December

    Music has the same ill effect as intoxicants

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? The Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Keep away from music, because it incites the feelings of lust, destroys shame, and it intoxicates like wine.” [Shu’abul Iman]

October, 2019

  • 15 October

    Meaning of the word mazamir

    Question What is the meaning of the word ‘mizmar/mazamir’? Does it refer to wind instruments only or musical instruments in general?

September, 2019

  • 10 September

    Some signs of Qiyamah

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic and what is meant by ‘Qaynat’? Some of the signs of Qiyamah are: Al qaynat, musical instruments, alcohol and the use of silk products [by men]”

  • 3 September

    A Hadith regarding musical instruments and the tabla

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Allah has ordered me to destroy musical instruments/the oboe and the drum/tabla.”

  • 3 September

    ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) rebukes a woman wearing anklets with bells

    Question What is the authenticity of this narration? دخلت جارية على عائشة وفي رجلها جلاجل في الخلخال فقالت عائشة: أخرجوا عني مفرقة الملائكة

August, 2019

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May, 2019

April, 2019

  • 1 April

    People will consume wine, calling it by a different name

    Question Could you mention the reference for this Hadith? ليشربن ناس من أمتي الخمر يسمونها بغير اسمها يعزف على رءوسهم بالمعازف والمغنيات يخسف الله بهم الأرض ويجعل منهم القردة والخنازير

September, 2018

  • 25 September

    Sayyiduna Ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu’anhu) leaving a Walimah due to music

    Question Is Hadith authentic? Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah Ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu ‘anhu) was invited to a walimah [marriage feast]. When he arrived at the house, he heard singing. He halted at the door. He was asked: ‘Why have you halted?’ He replied, I heard Rasulullah (sallallahu alayhi wasallam) say: ‘He who increases the number of a crowd is of them. He who …