Tag Archives: Ramadan

April, 2022

  • 25 April

    A query regarding a du’a for Ramadan

    Question I am looking for the reference for this du’a: Ramadan du’a: Day 7 اَللّهُمَّ اَعِنّي فيهِ عَلى صِيامِهِ وَقِيامِهِ، وَجَنِّبْني فيهِ مِنْ هَفَواتِهِ وَ اثامِهِ، وَارْزُقْني فيهِ ذِكْرَكَ بِدَوامِهِ، بِتَوْفيقِكَ يا هادِي الْمُضِلّينَ Allahumma a’inni fihi ‘ala siyamihi wa qiyamihi wa jannibni fihi min hafawatihi wa athamihi war zuqni fihi dhikraka bidawamihi bi tawfiqika ya hadiyal mudillin  Translation: O …

  • 5 April

    The famous Hadith on the virtues of Ramadan reported by Salman Al Farisi (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question Is the lengthy Hadith regarding the virtues of Ramadan reported by Sayyiduna Salman Al Farisi (radiyallahu ‘anhu) authentic?

March, 2022

  • 31 March

    Fasting together with fulfilling the rights of Ramadan ensures forgiveness

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? Sayyiduna Abu Sa’id Al Khudri (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reported that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whoever fasts the month of Ramadan, acknowledges its boundaries and limits, and ensures that he fulfils the rights of Ramadan as he ought to fulfil them, all his previous sins will be forgiven.”

  • 29 March

    Fasting in Ramadan is among the deeds that ensures being a close friend of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)

    Question Is it correct that whoever fasts in the month of Ramadan will be the true close friend of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)?

  • 24 March

    Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) ascended the pulpit and said amin thrice

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reported that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) ascended the pulpit and he said, “Amin, amin, amin.” It was said, “O Messenger of Allah, you ascended the pulpit and said amin, amin, amin.” He (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “Verily, Jibril came to me and he said: Whoever …

  • 23 March

    The Sahabah (radiyallahu ‘anhum) would discharge their Zakah in Sha’ban to assist the poor

    Question Is this narration authentic? كان المسلمون إذا دخل شعبان انكبوا على المصاحف فقرءوها، وأخرجوا زكاة أموالهم تقوية للضعيف والمسكين على صيام رمضان

  • 11 March

    A du’a the Tabi’un/Tab’ut Tabi’un would recite when Ramadan commenced

    Question What is the status of this narration?  حَدَّثَنَا هَاشِمُ بْنُ مَرْثَدٍ الطَّبَرَانِيُّ، ثنا صَفْوَانُ بْنُ صَالِحٍ، ثنا الْوَلِيدُ بْنُ مُسْلِمٍ، عَنْ عَبْدِ الْعَزِيزِ بْنِ أَبِي رَوَّادٍ، قَالَ: ” كَانَ الْمُسْلِمُونَ يَدْعُونَ عِنْدَ حَضْرَةِ شَهْرِ رَمَضَانَ: اللَّهُمَّ أَظَلَّ شَهْرُ رَمَضَانَ وَحَضَرَ، فَسَلِّمْهُ لِي، وَسَلِّمْنِي فِيهِ، وَتَسَلَّمْهُ مِنِّي، اللَّهُمَّ ارْزُقْنِي صِيَامَهُ وَقِيَامَهُ، صَبْرًا وَاحْتِسَابًا، وَارْزُقْنِي فِيهِ الْجِدَّ وَالِاجْتِهَادَ وَالْقُوَّةَ وَالنَّشَاطَ، وَأَعِذْنِي …

September, 2021

  • 20 September

    Dates of revelation of certain scriptures and the Quran

    Question There is a narration of Wathilah ibnul Asqa’ (radiyallahu ‘anhu) regarding the revelation of the various scriptures during Ramadan, culminating with the Noble Quran being revealed after 24 nights of Ramadan had passed. What is the correct source of this narration and can you kindly provide the Arabic and English texts?

June, 2021

  • 3 June

    The harm of intending to disobey Allah after Ramadan

    Question Can you mention the source for this statement, who said it and the Arabic text? “Whoever fasts Ramadan while telling himself that when Ramadan ends, he will disobey his Rabb, his fast will be rejected.”

April, 2021