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May, 2015

  • 22 May

    The woman who used to comb the hair of the daughter of Fir’awn

    Question Is this story authentic? When Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) was going for Mi’raj, he passed a place from where a fragrance was emanating. Upon inquiry, Jibrail (‘alayhis salam) told Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)  that this was the woman who used to comb the hair of the daughter of Fir’awn (Pharaoh). She was burnt together with all of her …

  • 20 May

    A glad tiding for Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration: Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “There is among you a person who will fight for the interpretation of the Quran just as I fought when it was revealed.” The people around him raised their heads and cast inquisitive glances at Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam).  Sayyiduna Abu Bakr and Sayyiduna …

  • 19 May

    The obligation of Salatul Witr

    Question Please provide the source for the following Hadith: “Witr is a duty, so he who does not observe it is not of us.” Are there variations of this Hadith in which the last part, “he is not of us”, is repeated multiple times and is there a difference of opinion regarding its grading?

  • 16 May

    Narrations on protecting the gaze

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? “When anyone’s eyes fall on the beauty of a woman and he immediately casts his gaze away from her, Allah grants him Divine guidance towards such ‘ibadah, the ecstasy of which he feels in himself” Can you also provide other Hadiths on lowering and protecting the gaze.

  • 9 May

    Reference for the du’a: ‘wa la takilni ila nafsi tarfata ‘ayn’

    Question Please provide the reference for the masnun Du’a: “Allahumma la takilni ila nafsi tarfata ‘ayn”

  • 7 May

    A virtue of abundant istighfar (seeking forgiveness)

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “If anyone constantly seeks pardon (from Allah), Allah will appoint for him a way out of every distress and a relief from every anxiety, and will provide sustenance for him from where he expects not.”

  • 4 May

    The curse of a husband who has an evil wife

    Question I was reading an article and there was one Hadith which said to the effect that: Allah does not accept three people’s duas, first being the one that has an evil wife and he doesn’t divorce her. And I don’t remember the other two. The article also gave references I don’t recall that either. Please inform me of the …

  • 2 May

    The conquest of Constantinople

    Question What is the status of the Hadith wherein Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) gave the glad tidings of the conquest of Constantinople?

April, 2015

  • 29 April

    Statement of Sayyiduna 'Umar (radiyallahu 'anhu): "Allah honoured us with Islam"

    Question Is the following an authentic statement of Sayyiduna ‘Umar ibn Al Khattab (radiyallahu ‘anhu: “We were the most humiliated people on earth and Allah gave us honor through Islam. If we ever seek honor through anything else, Allah will humiliate us again”

  • 28 April

    Virtues of memorising the Holy Quran

    Question What is the virtue of memorising the Quran and will a Hafiz take ten people to Jannah?

  • 23 April

    Du’a for expansion in sustenance

    Question Dua for Expanding Rizq (Provision) اَللَّھُمَ اجْعَلْ اَوْسَعَ رِزْقِکَ عَلَیَّ عِنْدَ کِبَرِ سِنِّی وَ انْقِطَاعِ عُمُرِی O Allah! Expand for me Your provision till my old age and till the end of my life.  

  • 23 April

    All doors of Jannah open

    Question Are these Hadiths sahih? 1. On the Day of Resurrection, the eight gates of Paradise will be opened for all people who perform the five daily salah, fast in the month of Ramadan, pay zakat, and refrain from major sins. They will enter it through whichever gate they wish. (Hakim) 2. All the gates of Paradise will be opened …

March, 2015

  • 27 March

    Reciting Durud, an alternative to giving sadaqah

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: That person who is not able to give sadaqah should say the following durud in his du’a: ‘Allahumma salli ‘ala Muhammad Abdika wa Rasulika wa salli ‘alal Mu’minina  wal Mu’minat  wal Muslimina wal Muslimat’, and this would become his Sadaqah’ Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) …