Tag Archives: Mustadrak Hakim

June, 2021

  • 24 June

    Prepare for death before you pass away

    Question What is the source and reliability of the following Hadith? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “O Tariq, prepare for death before death.”

  • 23 June

    Prohibition against confusing others in Salah by reciting too loudly

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Under the heading ‘Dhikr Qawl al-Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) Laa yajhar ba’dukam ‘ala ba’din fil-Quran, Imam Nasai (rahimahullah) has recorded the Hadith, ‘None of you should compete with one another in reciting Quran loudly.’

  • 10 June

    The slaughtering of death on the day of Qiyamah

    Question Regarding the following Verse of Surah Naba, verse: 40: ‘Indeed, We have warned you of a near punishment on the Day when a man will observe what his hands have put forth and the disbeliever will say, “Oh, I wish that I were dust’.   I’ve heard that in the Akhirah, when all those who are to enter Jannah …

  • 7 June

    The bounty of a pious wife

    Question What is the source of these words? من رزقه الله امرأة صالحة فقد أعانه على شطر دينه، فليتق الله في الشطر الباقي

  • 2 June

    Ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) explains the importance of understanding the Quran

    Question What is the authenticity and the Arabic text of this narration? Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah Ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) said: “For a long time we would learn Iman before [mastering] the Quran. A Surah would be revealed to Muhammad (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) so we would learn [the details of the law from it], what is permissible, what is impermissible and …

May, 2021

April, 2021

  • 28 April

    Complete Hadith regarding Jannah, Jahannam, and the detrimental characteristics of women

    Question Kindly provide the complete Arabic, translation and authenticity of the following Hadith: Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) has said: ‘The majority of those I saw therein [i.e. in the fire] were women who spread secrets when entrusted; when they are asked, they are stingy, and when they ask others, they do so in a demanding way.’ Husayn [ibn Muhammad, when …

  • 19 April

    Women working, a sign of the day of judgement

    Question Is there a Hadith wherein Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) has said that women will enter the workforce before the coming of Judgement Day? I read it as one of the signs of the hour.

  • 6 April

    The virtue of wearing simple clothing

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? من ترك اللباس وهوقادر عليه تواضعا لله دعاه الله على رؤوس الخلائق، حتى يخير في حلل الإيمان يلبس أيها شاء

  • 5 April

    Another Hadith regarding the detrimental characteristics of women

    Question Kindly provide the correct Arabic wording and authenticity of the following narration: Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) has said: ‘The majority of those I saw therein [i.e. in the fire] were women who spread secrets when entrusted; when they are asked, they are stingy, and when they ask others, they do so in a demanding way.’ Husayn [ibn Muhammad, when …

March, 2021

  • 30 March

    Sayyiduna Ja’far, Zayd and ‘Ali (radiyallahu’anhum) being elated at the words of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam)

    Question Kindly provide the reference and explanation of the following Hadith: قال علي رضي الله عنه : أتيت النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم أنا و جعفر وزيد، فقال النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم لزيد : أنت مولاي، فحجل

  • 26 March

    Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) sells her slave to the worst of Arabs

    Question Regarding the following Hadith, why did Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) sell her slave to the worst of Arabs? ‘Amrah (rahimahallah) has narrated that: Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) once made a slave girl of hers a Mudabbar [i.e. a slave that is set free after death]. Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) then fell ill. Her nephews inquired from an Indian or …

  • 22 March

    A description of the palace of the last person to enter Jannah

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? ‘Abdullah ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reported that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said [regarding the lowest Jannati], he will go forward then a hallowed out pearl made up of green emerald will be opened in which there are 70 doors, each door will have a wife sitting upon cushions and female slaves. The lowest among …