Tag Archives: Ramadan

June, 2015

  • 12 June

    An unauthentic reward for fasting in Ramadan

    Question Is the following Hadith reported in Sahih Ibn Khuzaymah authentic? “If the servants knew how great Ramadan was, then they would wish that Ramadan lasted all year. Indeed Paradise is decorated for Ramadan from the start of the year till the next year. The Hadith goes on to describe the reward a person will receive for fasting, for each …

  • 3 June

    Exact wording for the du’a at the approach/beginning of Ramadan

    Question I wanted to find out regarding the exact words of the du’a at the advent of Ramadan, I have seen a reference of Kanzul ‘Ummal, The common wording is: اَللّٰهُمَّ سَلّمْنِيْ لِرَمَضانَ وَسَلّمْ رَمَضانَ لِيْ وَسَلّمْه لِي مُتَقَبَّلا Allahumma sallimni li Ramadana, wa sallim Ramadana li, wa sallimhu li mutaqabbala. However I tried looking for the wording ‘wasallimhu li’, …

May, 2015

  • 25 May

    An unauthentic reward for performing Tarawih Salah

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whomsoever reads Salah at night [in Ramadan], will get one thousand five hundred [1500] rewards for each sajdah, and Allah will build for him a house in Jannah from rubies which will have sixty thousand [60 000] doors. Each door leads to a gold palace embedded with red …

July, 2014

June, 2014

  • 18 June

    Is there punishment in Ramadan?

    Question I have heard “During the month of Ramadan Allah stops the punishment of the grave for everyone buried.” Is it true?

  • 14 June

    Status of the famous du’a for Ramadan

    Question How authentic is the following du’a to be recited at the approach of Ramadan? اَللّٰهُمَّ سَلّمْنِيْ لِرَمَضانَ وَسَلّمْ رَمَضانَ لِيْ وَسَلّمْه لِي مُتَقَبَّلا Allahumma sallimni li Ramadana, wa sallim Ramadana li, wa sallimhu li mutaqabbala.

  • 13 June

    Warning against intentionally missing a single fast of Ramadan

    Question  Kindly verify the following narrations please: “If anyone omits his fast even for one day in Ramadan without a concession or without being ill, then if he were to fast for the rest of his life he could not make up for it.” “If a person does not fast for a single day in Ramadan, he cannot earn the …