Tag Archives: Quran

June, 2021

  • 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 …

  • 1 June

    The best dhikr after Quran

    Question Is this Hadith authentic and what are the best words to praise Allah and glorify Him? The Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) told us, that the best words a slave can utter after the Qur’an are the words of praise and glory. [Ahmad]

May, 2021

April, 2021

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

February, 2021

January, 2021

  • 28 January

    The intercession of the Quran

    Question What is the status of this narration: Sa’id ibn Sulaym (rahimahullah) has reported that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “On the Day of Judgement, before Allah, no other intercessor will have a greater status than the Quran, neither a Prophet nor an angel.”

  • 21 January

    The Quran has explained the sickness as well as the cure

    Question Is the following Hadith suitable to quote? ألا أدلكم على دائكم ودوائكم، ألا إن داءكم الذنوب، ودواؤكم الاستغفار

December, 2020

  • 24 December

    Who are the Sabi-un?

    Question I recently came across a verse in the Quran wherein mention of the Sabi-un (الصابئين) were made. Are there any narrations either from Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam), the Sahabah (radiyallahu ‘anhum), or the ‘Ulama (rahimahumullah) about this religion or these people? Are they considered amongst the Ahlul Kitab or amongst those who were on a correct creed?

  • 22 December

    Imam Abu Bakr ibn ‘Ayyash completed 18 000 Quran khatms in one corner of his home

    Question I am looking for the source and Arabic text for this narration: When Abu Bakr ibn ‘Ayyash was about to pass away, his sister cried. He said: “Don’t cry! look at that corner of the house. Indeed your brother made eighteen thousand khatms in that corner.”

  • 8 December

    Two Hadiths on encouraging others to recite the Quran

    Question I have come across these two narrations which have a slight variation in wording. Kindly mention which version is correct. Or are both acceptable? أَنْبَأَنِي أَبُو عَبْدِ الرَّحْمَنِ ، أَنَّ أَبَا عَبْدِ اللَّهِ الْعُكْبَرِيَّ أَخْبَرَهُمْ ، أنا أَبُو الْقَاسِمِ الْبَغَوِيُّ ، ثنا سُلَيْمَانُ بْنُ عُمَرَ بْنِ الأَقْطَعِ ، ثنا بَقِيَّةُ ، عَنْ أَبِي بَكْرِ بْنِ أَبِي مَرْيَمَ حَدَّثَنِي الْمُهَاجِرُ …

November, 2020