Tag Archives: Sahih Bukhari

June, 2020

  • 16 June

    The complexion of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)

    Question When our Prophet (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) is described as having fair or white skin does this mean that it was literally white or would this indicate a light brown skin color? I have read in many narrations the word white but this does not make sense to me as the Arabs originally were a brown people ranging from …

  • 16 June

    Clarification regarding the meaning of the word ‘حر’

    Question What is the meaning of ‘حر’ in the following Hadith? Does it mean the private part of a woman or illegal sexual intercourse? ليكونن من أمتي أقوام يستحلون الحر والحرير والخمر والمعازف

  • 11 June

    Translation of a narration regarding the Ambiya Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) met during Mi’raj

    Question What is the translation of the following Hadith? قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم: مررت ليلة أسري بي على موسى بن عمران عليه السلام، رجل آدم طوال جعد كأنه من رجال شنوءة، ورأيت عيسى ابن مريم مربوع الخلق إلى الحمرة والبياض، سبط الرأس، وأري مالكا خازن النار، والدجال في آيات أراهن الله إياه

April, 2020

  • 24 April

    Is Yunus (‘alayhis salam) attributed to his father or mother?

    Question I have heard that historians say that Yunus (‘alayhis salam), like ‘Isa (‘alayhis salam) had been attributed to his mother, but I read in Sahih Bukhari, wherein mention is made that he is attributed to his father.  (Hadith: 3413 ‘ونسبه الى ابيه‘) Could you please explain?

March, 2020

February, 2020

  • 27 February

    Trousers below the ankles

    Question I am looking for the narration that mentions whatever part of the pants is below the ankle is in the fire of Jahannam.

  • 26 February

    Reconciliation between the Hadiths on sickness and plague

    Question Both Imams Bukhari and Muslim have narrated a Hadith on the authority of Sayyiduna Anas (radiyallahu ‘anhu) that the Prophet (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) has said: ‘There is no ‘adwa [transmission of infectious disease] and no tiyarah [superstitious belief in bird omens].’ (Sahih Bukhari, Hadith: 5776, and Sahih Muslim, Hadith: 2224) However, the following Hadith indicates that there are some …

  • 25 February

    A narration regarding black magic done on Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)

    Question There is a Hadith in Mustadrak Al Hakim (Hadith 8074) reported on the authority of Sayyiduna Zayd ibn Arqam (radiyallahu ‘anhu) regarding magic that was done on Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam). Is it authentic?

  • 19 February

    Description of Jibril (‘alayhis salam)

    Question Is there any narration on the description of Jibril (‘alayhis salam)?

  • 18 February

    Nabi’s (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) daughter’s request

    Question Which daughter of the Prophet (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) does the following Hadith refer to and why did he refuse to go in the first instance? Usama (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: ‘Once, one of the daughters of the Prophet (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) sent a message to him while we were with him. In the message she wrote, ‘My child is going …

  • 17 February

    Translation of a statement of ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) regarding judging people

    Question Please translate the following: عن عمر رضي الله عنه قال: ومن يظهر منكم شرا ظننا به شرا وأبغضناه عليه سرائركم فيما بينكم وبين ربكم