Tag Archives: Sahih Muslim

April, 2019

  • 1 April

    Commentary on the Hadith regarding the prohibition of walking with one shoe

    Question What is the explanation of this Hadith? Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “None of you should walk in one shoe. Remove both or wear both” (Sahih Bukhari, Hadith: 5856 and Sahih Muslim, Hadith: 2097) I was informed that this Hadith means that we should not walk with mismatched shoes and it …

March, 2019

  • 26 March

    What did Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) say when ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) wanted to remarry?

    Question Please mention what did Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) say when Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) wanted to marry the daughter of Abu Jahl.

  • 25 March

    The stages of creation of man

    Question Kindly mention the Hadith regarding the creation of man.

  • 13 March

    The scales of Justice by Allah Ta’ala

    Question What is the explanation of the following part of the Hadith و يرفع القسط و يخفضه عن أبي موسى الأشعري عبدالله بن قيس: قامَ فِينا رَسولُ اللهِ صَلّى اللَّهُ عليه وسلَّمَ بأَرْبَعٍ: إنَّ اللَّهَ لا يَنامُ ولا يَنْبَغِي له أنْ يَنامَ، يَرْفَعُ القِسْطَ ويَخْفِضُهُ، ويُرْفَعُ إلَيْهِ عَمَلُ النَّهارِ باللَّيْلِ، وعَمَلُ اللَّيْلِ بالنَّهارِ.

  • 8 March

    Loving the family of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)

    Question Is this authentic? ‘Abdur Rahman ibn Abi Layla reports from his father that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: No one can become a [true] believer until he loves me more than his life and my family is dearer to him than his family and until my life is dearer to him than his life and until my family …

  • 8 March

    Some virtues for offering Jumu’ah Salah

    Question Can you mention a Hadith on the virtue of performing Jumu’ah Salah?

  • 6 March

    A believing male should not hate his wife due to one evil characteristic of hers

    Question Please verify the authenticity of this Hadith. Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “A believing man should not hate a believing woman; if he dislikes one of her characteristics, he will be pleased with another”

  • 4 March

    Another version of the incident wherein ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) only had dates to offer a woman and her daughters

    Question What is the reference for this narration and can it be quoted? “A woman entered upon Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) with her two daughters and she gave the woman three dates. The woman gave each of her daughters a date and then she split the last one between her two daughters [she didn’t eat anything herself]. Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu …

February, 2019

  • 28 February

    The Banu Tamim tribe

    Question Do you know of a Hadith that mentions Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) asking Allah Ta’ala to bless the Banu Tamim tribe?

  • 25 February

    Obeying the ruler despite him not fulfilling your rights

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration and can you provide the Arabic text? Junadah ibn Abi Umayyah said, “We entered upon ‘Ubadah ibn Samit (radiyallahu ‘anhu) while he was sick. We said, ‘May Allah make you healthy. Will you tell us a Hadith you heard from Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and by which Allah may make …

  • 21 February

    The intellect and eloquence of Sayyidah ‘Aishah (radiyallahu’anha)

    Question Please authenticate this narration: They then sent Zaynab bint Jahsh who went to him and used harsh words saying: “Your wives request you to treat them and the daughter of Ibn Abu Quhafah (i.e, ‘Aaishah) on equal terms.” On that she raised her voice and scolded at ‘Aaishah to her face so much so that Allah’s Apostle looked at …

  • 20 February

    The Importance of Salah in Congregation

    Question There is a Hadith in which the Prophet (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) got angry on those who didn’t come to pray in the masjid. From this Hadith some scholars say it is obligatory to pray in congregation. Even Imam Bukhari said obligatory. Imam Muslim said it is fard kifayah. What is the answer to this?

  • 20 February

    Obeying the Muslim ruler as long as he does not command sin

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration? Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) narrates that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “It is necessary upon a Muslim to listen to and obey [the ruler] in things he likes and dislikes, as long as he is not ordered to carry out a sin. If he is commanded to commit …