Tag Archives: Prophets

December, 2016

  • 22 December

    Prohibition against killing frogs

    Question What is the status of the following narration? كانت الضفدع تطفئ النار عن إبراهيم، وكان الوزغ ينفخ فيه، فنهي عن قتل هذا، وأمر بقتل هذا

  • 22 December

    A narration on the number of people with ‘Isa (alayhis salam)

    Question Can you please confirm this narration? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “‘Isa ibn Maryam will descend among 800 men and 400 women who will be the best creatures of this earth of that time, similar to the virtue of those who came before them”

  • 21 December

    A narration regarding Yunus (‘alayhis salam) in the belly of the whale

    Question I want to know whether this narration is correct especially the part ‘صوت ضعيف معروف من بلاد غريبة’ سمعت أنس بن مالك ولا أعلم إلا إن أنسا يرفع الحديث إلى رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم ان يونس النبي عليه السلام حين بدا له إن يدعو بهذه الكلمات وهو في بطن الحوت، قال اللهم لا إله إلا أنت سبحانك إني …

  • 21 December

    The Hadith “Every Nabi had half the lifespan of the Nabi prior to him”

    Question What is the authenticity of this narration? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Every Nabi had half the lifespan of the Nabi before him. ‘Isa ibn Maryam lived for one hundred and twenty (120) years so I will pass away aged sixty (60)”

  • 13 December

    Musa (‘alayhis salam) asking Allah Ta’ala for a special dhikr

    Question Nabi Musa (‘alayhis salam) once asked Allah Ta’ala to prescribe to him a dhikr whereby he could remember Allah. Allah Ta’ala said to him: “O Musa, recite ‘la ilaha illallah’. Nabi Musa (‘alayhis salam) replied: “All Your creation recite this dhikr, I desire something special.” Allah Ta’ala then said: “O Musa, if the seven earths and the seven skies are …

  • 12 December

    The incident of Nabi Sulayman (‘alayhis salam) forgetting to say insha Allah

    Question Is there a Hadith in which is mentioned Nabi Sulayman (‘alayhis salaam) forgetting to say insha Allah before going to his wives and as a result the children conceived were not as desired? Please also provide the explanatory notes.

November, 2016

October, 2016

  • 24 October

    The response of the souls to the call of Hajj

    Question Is this reliable? “When Allah commanded Ibrahim (‘alayhis salam) to announce to the people to perform Hajj, he stood up on the maqam and said: ‘O worshippers of Allah, answer the call of your Lord.’ So the [souls of the] people said: ‘We are here O Lord, we are here.’ So whoever from the creations performs Hajj, he is among those …

  • 15 October

    The description of ‘Isa (‘alayhis salam)

    Question Can you cite a Hadith which explains a physical description of Nabi ‘Isa (‘alayhis salam)

  • 1 October

    Dawud (‘alayhis salam) enquires regarding being grateful to Allah Ta’ala

    Question Is this story correct and where can it be found? Dawud (‘alayhis salam) once asked Allah Ta’ala, ‘O My Rabb! [Being given the ability to] thank you and to express gratitude to you is also your bounty over me, so how do I express my gratitude to you?’ Allah Ta’ala revealed to him, ‘When you have realised this [that …

September, 2016

  • 28 September

    The du’a of Dawud (‘alayhis salam) asking for Allah Ta’ala’s love

    Question Can you please provide the reference and Arabic text for this supplication: O Allah, I ask you for your love and the love of those who love you and the love of those deeds that will bring me your love. O Allah, make your love more beloved to me than myself, my family and even cold water

  • 24 September

    The companion of Musa (‘alayhis salam) in Jannah

    Question Is this incident reliable? “It was said that once Nabi Musa (‘alayhis salam) asked his Rabb to show him his companion in Jannah. Allah Ta’ala revealed to him, “O Musa! Go to such and such town and you shall see your companion in Jannah.” Musa (‘alayhis salam) set out and arrived at the town. He met a young man …

June, 2016