Tag Archives: Sahih Ibn Hibban

March, 2021

February, 2021

  • 16 February

    Charity by means of reciting Durud

    Question Is there any Hadith which mentions that a person who recites the following Durud (salutation): Allahumma salli ‘ala Sayyidina Muhammadin ‘abdika wa rasulika wa salli ‘alal mu-minina wal mu-minati wal muslimina wal muslimati will become excessively rich?

December, 2020

  • 25 December

    Hadith on the weight limit on men’s rings

    Question I have come across two versions of the Hadiths wherein the weight limit on rings for men are mentioned. One version has the wording ولا تزده مثقالا (which our Hanafi ‘Ulama often mention in our Fiqh books) and another says ولا تتمه مثقالا (I have only come across this version in the Hadith books). Kindly provide me with the …

  • 17 December

    Five categories of people whose safety is assured by Allah Ta’ala

    Question Please let me know if the following narration is correctly translated and provide the reference Mu’adh ibn Jabal (radiyallahu ‘anhu) related that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whoever strives in the way of Allah, his safety is assured by Allah. Whoever visits a sick person, his safety is assured by Allah. Whoever visits the Masjid in the morning …

  • 7 December

    The narrator Al Harith ibn Muslim

    Question What is the opinion of the Muhaddithun regarding the Hadith narrator, Harith ibn Muslim?

  • 4 December

    Spending haram wealth on noble causes will still result in sin

    Question Is this narration correct? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whoever earned money from forbidden sources, then freed from it, and joined ties, that will still be insistence on sins.”

November, 2020

  • 25 November

    Ninety nine snakes in the grave of the disbeliever

    Question How sound is the Hadith in Ibn Hibban reported by Abu Sa’id Khudri (radiyallahu ‘anhu) regarding ninety nine (99) snakes in grave of a disbeliever?

  • 3 November

    The insignificance of this world

    Question Kindly translate the following Hadith: عن أبي بن كعب أن النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم قال: إن مطعم بن آدم ضرب للدنيا مثلا بما خرج من بن آدم وإن قزحه وملحه فانظر ما يصير إليه

October, 2020

  • 14 October

    Dreams seen during the last portion of the night

    Question Kindly provide me with the grading of the following Hadith: Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) has said: The truest of dreams are [those that are seen] in the last portions of the night [i.e. very early in the morning just before true dawn]. (Sunan Tirmidhi, Hadith: 2274, Sahih Ibn Hibban, Hadith: 4528, and Mustadrak Hakim, vol. 4 pg. 392)   …

  • 9 October

    The complete narration regarding ‘A jewel tent in Jannah for the lowest ranked person in Jannah’

    Question Can you please provide the full narration of this previous answer: “A tent will be erected for him [i.e. The lowest ranked person in Jannah] which will be made of pearls, chrysolite/peridot and sapphire. It will be the size of the distance between Al Jabiyah [A city in Sham] and San’a [the Capital of Yemen].”

September, 2020

  • 29 September

    The best form of dhikr

    Question Is the following Hadith established? And if so, where? خير الدعاء الخقي

  • 15 September

    The number of ‘Arab Ambiya

    Question Which Hadith speaks about the number of ‘Arab prophets?

  • 9 September

    The reason for the reward of passing away far from one’s birthplace

    Question Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Amr (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) says, “A man who was born in Madinah passed away in Madinah. Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said ‘If only he passed away somewhere other than his birthplace [i.e. If only he was born out of Madinah and passed away in Madinah].’ Someone asked ‘And why is that O Rasulullah?’ Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi …