Tag Archives: Sahih Bukhari

July, 2020

  • 27 July

    Nabi’s (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) response after hearing the Jews’ reasoning for fasting on ‘Aashura

    Question Kindly explain the following words that appear in a Hadith related to ‘Aashura: فنحن أحق وأولى بموسى منكم

  • 21 July

    Consuming camel urine for medical purposes

    Question I would like to know if there is a Hadith that makes mention of the consumption of camel urine for shifa (i.e medicinal purposes). Is it authentic? And if so, can the Hadith be used to validate the usage of camel urine? Please provide some commentary on the Hadith.

  • 20 July

    The curse of Sayyiduna Sa’id ibn Zayd (radiyallahu’anhu)

    Question I came across in a lecture that a woman (by name of Asma) got into a land dispute with Sayyiduna Sa’id Ibn Zayd (radiyallahu’anhu) regarding a piece of land. Eventually Sayyiduna Sa’id Ibn Zayd (radiyallahu’anhu) relented and even though he believed it was his land, he let Asma have the land but he made a du’a to Allah that …

  • 16 July

    Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) praised Allah while moving back to the saff (row)

    Question Regarding the following Hadith, what was the reason for Sayyiduna Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) raising his hands and saying takbir before moving back to the saff (row)? وعن سهل بن سعد الساعدى رضي الله عنه أن رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم ذهب إلى بنى عمرو بن عوف ليصلح بينهم فحانت الصلاة فجاء المؤذن إلى أبى بكر فقال: أتصلى …

  • 14 July

    Commentary of the Hadith on the example of a believer who recites the Quran

    Question Please provide a brief commentary on the following narration: Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: ‘The example of a believer who recites the Quran is like that of a citron, it has a pleasant smell and a sweet taste. And the example of a believer who does not recite the Quran is like that of a date, it has no …

  • 10 July

    The severity of using profanities and swearing a Muslim

    Question What is the punishment mentioned in Hadith for swearing a Muslim?

  • 9 July

    The virtue of walking to the Masjid for Salah

    Question Is there any mention in Hadith that for each step one takes to the Masjid, a sin is forgiven and a reward is written?

  • 8 July

    The reason for Nabi’s (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) concern during an eclipse

    Question I have heard that whenever an eclipse would occur, Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would go to the Masjid out of fear and invite the people to perform the Eclipse Salah. Please explain why this would cause Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) to get frightened?

  • 8 July

    Translation of a narration regarding ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) dissuading Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)

    Question What is the translation of the following Hadith? أن عائشة، قالت: لقد راجعت رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم في ذلك، وما حملني على كثرة مراجعته إلا أنه لم يقع في قلبي: أن يحب الناس بعده رجلا، قام مقامه أبدا، ولا كنت أرى أنه لن يقوم أحد مقامه إلا تشاءم الناس به، فأردت أن يعدل ذلك رسول الله صلى …

  • 8 July

    A traveller/ill person receives rewards for good deeds he used to do

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? “When a slave of Allah suffers from an illness, he is credited with the equal of whatever good good work he used to do when he was healthy. ”

  • 6 July

    Safety and Security in the Muslim empire

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? ‘Adiy ibn Hatim (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessing be upon him, said: فإن طالت بك حياة، لترين الظعينة ترتحل من الحيرة، حتى تطوف بالكعبة لا تخاف أحدا إلا الله If you live long enough, you will see a woman travelling from Hirah to perform circulation around the Ka’bah while fearing …

June, 2020

  • 25 June

    The shortest chains in Sahih Bukhari

    Question I heard there are twenty three (23) Hadiths whose chain of narrators are only three (3) that are linked to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam). Is this true? If so, which Hadiths are they?

  • 22 June

    The wudu of one who is in the state of wudu

    Question Kindly explain the meaning of wudu in the following Hadith? Sayyiduna Nazzal ibn Sabrah (rahimahullah) says that he was with Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) after performing Zuhr Salah whilst he sat with some people in the courtyard of the masjid. Water was then brought. He did masah of the face and the hands and then did masah of the …