Tag Archives: Qawa’id wa Fawaid

March, 2021

  • 16 March

    Imam Ahmad’s dream regarding the virtue of reciting of Quran

    Question Can this narration be quoted to prove the virtue of Quran? سمعت عبد الله بن أحمد بن حنبل يقول: سمعت أبي – رحمة الله عليه – يقول: رأيت رب العزة في النوم فقلت: يا رب، ما أفضل ما يتقرب المتقربون به إليك؟ فقال: بكلامي يا أحمد، فقلت: يا رب بفهم أم بغير فهم؟ فقال: بفهم وبغير فهم

  • 5 March

    Sufyan’s Thawri (rahimahullah) statement regarding shaytan accompanying a youngster

    Question Is this statement authentically attributed to Sufyan Thawri (rahimahullah): “If every woman has one Shaytan accompanying her, then a handsome lad has two.”

September, 2020

August, 2020

  • 7 August

    False information regarding Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question I have come across the undermentioned post on a group chat. Would you be so kind as to please explain if this is authentic? “See example of Abu Hurayrah from Sahih Muslim in his Sahih in Volume 1, writes that during the time of the Prophet, ‘Umar ibn Khattab beat Abu Hurayrah for fabricating lies. In Volume 2 of …

July, 2019

  • 17 July

    Unreliable Hadith on sacrificing one’s desire

    Question What is status of following narration? أيما امرئ اشتَهى شهوةً ، فرَدّ شهوتَه وآثَرَ على نفسه غَفَر الله له .قط في الافراد، وأبو الشيخ في الثواب – عن ابن عمر

November, 2018

  • 7 November

    The Khatm-Kwajgan

    Question Is there any basis for the following that is recited when there is any problem? Read 3 × durud sharif Read 360 × du’a Read 360 × Surah Inshirah (الم نشرح) with بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Read 360 × du’a Read 3 × durud sharif Du’a- La hawla wa la quwwata illa billah- La malja a wa la manja …

October, 2018

  • 29 October

    Strengthening factors for Hadiths

    Question Could you kindly translate and explain the meaning of the following text from Allamah Sakhawi’s Fathul Mugith: وقد يعرض المفرق ما يجعله فاءقاً،كأن يتفق يجيء ما انفرد به مسلم من طريق يبلغ بها التواتر أو الشهرة القوية أو يوافقه على تخريجه مشترطو الصحة، فهذا أقوى مما انفرد به البخاري، مع اتحاد مخرجه، وكذا نقول فيما انفرد به البخاري بالنسبة …

  • 9 October

    Explanation of the word: أشبه

    Question What are the meaning/s of the word: أشبه below? a) وَرَوَاهُ عبد الرَّزَّاق فِي مُصَنفه عَنهُ مَوْقُوفا وَهُوَ أشبه b) قَالَ عِيَاض الثَّانِي أشبه بسياق الْبَاب c) قَوْله وَرَأى بن عُمَرَ كَذَا ثَبَتَ فِي رِوَايَةِ أَبِي ذَرٍّ والأصيل وَغَيْرِهِمَا وَعِنْدَ بَعْضِ الرُّوَاةِ وَرَأَى عُمَرَ بِحَذْفِ بن وَهُوَ أشبه بِالصَّوَابِ

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 …

  • 14 September

    Gradings of Hadiths in Musannaf Ibn Abi Shaybah

    Question How to find which Hadith of Musannaf ibn Abi Shaybah is authentic (sahih) or sound (hasan) or weak (da’if)?

  • 3 September

    The Days for ‘Aqiqah

    Question Is there a Hadith in Al Mu’jamul Awsat of Imam Tabarani (rahimahullah) and Majma’uz Zawaid that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: The ‘Aqiqah is on the seventh or the fourteenth or the twenty first. How authentic is this Hadith?

August, 2018

  • 8 August

    Du’a of Sa’id ibnul Musayyab (rahimahullah)

    Question I would like to ask if the following is authentic: It is mentioned by Sa’id ibnul Musayyab (rahimahullah) that whenever he faced any difficulties he would recite the following اللهم انك مليك مقتدر ما تشاء من امر يكون

July, 2018

  • 5 July

    The narrator, Abu Ramlah

    Question Could you kindly advise on the strength of this narration which I have sourced from Sharh Mukhtasar Tahawi, vol. 7 pg. 311, as there is a narrator by the name of Abu Ramlah روى الشعبي وسليمان التيمي وغيرهما عن أبي رملة الحنفي، واسمه عامر – بصري – عن مخنف بن سليم عن النبي عليه الصلاة والسلام أنه قال: يا أيها …