Tag Archives: Sahih Muslim

February, 2018

  • 5 February

    Forming rows [saffs] for Salah just as the angels do

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) told the Sahabah, “Why don’t you form your rows [saffs for Salah] just as the angels do in the presence of their Rabb?” The Sahabah (radiyallahu ‘anhum) said, ‘O Rasulullah, How do the angels form their rows in the presence of their Rabb? He said, ‘They complete the first rows …

  • 5 February

    How much really will the lowest Jannati receive?

    Question I read two Hadiths regarding the last person to enter Jannah or lowest ranking person to enter Jannah. One Hadith says that person will get “what equals the world and ten times as much.” In the other Hadith, Nabi Musa (‘alayhis salam) asked Allah Ta’ala who will be the last person to enter Jannah, Allah Ta’ala said that person …

January, 2018

  • 29 January

    Calling the Adhan when moving into a new home?

    Question I wanted to know if there is any basis for giving adhan when moving to a new house?

  • 26 January

    The similitude of a hypocrite

    Question Could you reference this narration? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The example of a hypocrite is that of a sheep which roams between two flocks [looking to mate], going to one at one time and to the other at another time.”

  • 26 January

    Reference for a narration in Sahih Muslim

    Question I heard an audio clip in which a Hadith is mentioned, the reference being the end of Sahih Muslim, however I’ve been unable to find the exact reference for it. Can you please give the reference and authentication for it? ‘Man shahidah ‘alla ilaha illallah, wa anna Muhammadan ‘abduhu wa rasuluhu, wa anna ‘Isa ‘abdullahi wabnu…” Jazakallah khayran.

  • 24 January

    Explanation of the introduction of Sahih Muslim

    Question Could you kindly explain the muqaddimah (introduction) of Imam Muslim from his Sahih Muslim?

  • 24 January

    A tent made of a hollowed pearl in Jannah

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? إن في الجنة خيمة من لؤلؤة مجوفة عرضها ستون ميلا في كل زاوية منها أهل ما يرون الآخرين يطوف عليهم المؤمنون

  • 22 January

    Do not visit the wealthy regularly

    Question Is this narration authentic? أقلوا الدخول على الأغنياء فإنه قمن أن لا تزدروا نعم الله عز وجل

  • 18 January

    None is given a better gift than patience (sabr)

    Question Could you reference this Hadith? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whosoever would [try to] be patient Allah will give him patience, and no one is granted a gift better and more comprehensive than patience”

  • 16 January

    Look at those who are less well off than you

    Question What is the authenticity of the narration regarding looking at those who have less wealth than you when seeing a wealthy person?

December, 2017

  • 19 December

    Punishment for not discharging Zakah

    Question Is this narration authentic? ما من صاحب كنز لا يؤدي زكاته إلا أحمي عليه في نار جهنم فيجعل صفائح فيكوى بها جنباه وجبينه حتى يحكم الله بين عباده

  • 8 December

    Straightening the rows is essential for the perfection of Salah

    Question What is the level of authenticity of this Hadith? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Straighten your rows, for straightening of the rows in Salah is essential for the offering of Salah correctly”

  • 7 December

    The reward for parents who have lost three children

    Question Is the following narration reliable? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “No Muslim has three of his children pass away before reaching puberty, but Allah will admit him to Jannah by virtue of His mercy for them”