Tag Archives: Sahih Ibn Hibban

December, 2016

  • 13 December

    Musa (‘alayhis salam) asking Allah Ta’ala for a special dhikr

    Question Nabi Musa (‘alayhis salam) once asked Allah Ta’ala to prescribe to him a dhikr whereby he could remember Allah. Allah Ta’ala said to him: “O Musa, recite ‘la ilaha illallah’. Nabi Musa (‘alayhis salam) replied: “All Your creation recite this dhikr, I desire something special.” Allah Ta’ala then said: “O Musa, if the seven earths and the seven skies are …

  • 13 December

    Warning against oppressing orphans and women

    Question Could you translate the following Hadith: اللهم إني أحرج حق الضعيفين اليتيم، والمرأة

  • 1 December

    The du’a, ‘O Allah grant us a good outcome on all of our affairs’

    Question Please provide the reference and translation of this du’a: اللهم أحسن عاقبتنا في الأمور كلها، وأجرنا من خزي الدنيا وعذاب الآخرة Allahumma ahsin ‘aqibatana fil umuri kulliha wa ajirna min khizyid dunya wa ‘adhabil akhirah

November, 2016

  • 24 November

    An incident regarding Jibril (‘alayhis salam) and Fir’awn’s repentance

    Question Please can you provide me the authenticity of the following Hadith. Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) narrated that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “When Allah drowned Fir’awn, he said [while drowning], ‘I believe that there is no Deity but He in whom the Children of Israel believe.’ Jibril (‘alayhis salam) said to me, ‘O Muhammad! If you could …

  • 23 November

    Beware of exceeding the bounds with regards to issues of Din

    Question Is this narration suitable to quote and what is meant by ‘guluw’? إياكم والغلو في الدين فإنه أهلك من كان قبلكم الغلو في الدين ‘Beware of exaggeration/exceeding the bounds with regards to issues of Din for certainly exceeding the bounds destroyed those before you’

  • 21 November

    A du’a seeking protection from leprosy and other diseases

    Question Please provide the reference and Arabic text for this du’a: “O Allah! I seek refuge in You from leprosy, madness and evil diseases”

  • 11 November

    Fearing Allah leads to salvation in the Hereafter

    Question Is this narration reliable? “If a person fears Allah in this world he will be safe on the day of Qiyamah but if he feels safe from Allah’s punishment in this world he will be fearful in the Hereafter”

  • 8 November

    The Sunnah amount when eating

    Question Can you mention the authenticity of the Hadith which states we should have a third for food, a third for water and a third for air in the belly?

  • 5 November

    Clarification regarding a tasbih which earns one a tree in Jannah

    Question My question is regarding the following Hadith: “Whoever says ‘SubhanAllah il ‘Azimi wa bi hamdihi’ (Glory be to Allah, the Almighty), a palm tree will be planted for him in Jannah” In Riyadus Salihin the wording is: ‘SubhanAllahi wa bi hamdihi’ Which one is correct?

  • 3 November

    People will be questioned on the day of Qiyamah regarding good health and cool water

    Question Is this narration authentic? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Indeed [among]the first things a person will be asked about on the Day of Qiyamah is that it will be said to him, ‘Did We not make your body healthy and give you cool water to drink?”

October, 2016

  • 26 October

    The importance of carrying out deeds solely for Allah Ta’ala

    Question What is the authenticity of this narration? إذا جمع الله الأولين والآخرين يوم القيامة، ليوم لا ريب فيه، نادى مناد: من كان أشرك في عمله لله أحدا، فليطلب ثوابه من عنده، فإن الله أغنى الشركاء عن الشرك

  • 24 October

    The best of you are those who are the best to their wives

    Question Please provide the reference for the following narration and confirm whether the translation should be ‘his wife’ or ‘their wives’: “The best among the believers is he whose character is the best. And the best among you is the one who is best to his wife”

  • 21 October

    The illegitimate child is not to blame for the sins of his parents

    Question What is the authenticity and explanation of the below? لا يدخل الجنة ولد زنية “The child of illicit sexual intercourse will not enter Jannah”    وولد الزنية ليس عليهم من أوزار آبائهم وأمهاتهم شيء “The child of zina will not be taken to account for the sin of his parents”.