Tag Archives: Mustadrak Hakim

June, 2015

May, 2015

  • 28 May

    Placing the fingertips in the ears while calling the adhan

    Question Is the following a hadith: Place both the fingers in your ears whilst giving azaan

  • 27 May

    The reward of cancelling a transaction

    Question Kindly relate the Hadith on the reward of cancelling a transaction of the buyer who regrets buying an item.

  • 25 May

    Did Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) say to Sayyiduna ‘Ali, "You shall inform my ummah the truth after me"?

    Question Please verify this narration: Sayyiduna Anas ibn Malik (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrated that the Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said to Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu): “You shall inform my nation about the truth regarding what they dispute after me”

  • 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