Tag Archives: Sahih Muslim

October, 2017

  • 16 October

    Meaning of ‘ruknayn’

    Question What does ‘ruknayn’ refer to in the following narration: ويمشوا ما بين الركنين

  • 11 October

    Clarification on a statement of ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma)

    Question In the last part of the following Hadith recorded in Sahih Muslim (1246): عن طاوس، قال: قال ابن عباس قال لي معاوية: أعلمت أني قصرت من رأس رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم عند المروة بمشقص؟ فقلت له: لا أعلم هذا إلا حجة عليك Who is the pronoun referring to? Did Tawus (rahimahullah) tell Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu …

  • 10 October

    Allah Ta’ala will keep those who have Iman steadfast in the grave

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? عن عائشة، قالت: قلت: يا رسول الله! تبتلى هذه الأمة في قبورها، فكيف بي وأنا امرأة ضعيفة؟ ، قال: يثبت الله الذين آمنوا بالقول الثابت في الحياة الدنيا وفي الآخرة

  • 2 October

    Nabi (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) going between Safa and Marwah in Hajj

    Question In the following narration: Lam yatufin Nabiyyu sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam wa ashabuhu baynas safa wal marwati illa tawafan wahidan. Does this sa’i refer to the sa’i of ‘Umrah or Hajj ?

September, 2017

  • 29 September

    Why would the Quraysh fast on ‘Aashura?

    Question One narration indicates that the Mushrikin used to fast on ‘Aashura as well. Is there any history/reason behind their fasting on this day ?

  • 29 September

    Explanation of a statement of ‘Uthman (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question What is the explanation of the following statement in Sahih Muslim,  Kitabul Haj: فقال عثمان لعلي كلمة

  • 28 September

    Explanation of ‘فقدم علي من سعايته’

    Question What is meant by the following part of the Hadith recorded in Sahih Muslim, Kitabul Hajj? فقدم علي من سعايته

  • 28 September

    Intentionally getting wet in the rain?

    Question Is there any mention in a Hadith about the first rain of the season being a cure? Or any mention about the first rain of the season, that a person should wet himself with it, is this found in any Hadith or as a practice of Sahabah (radiyallahu ‘anhum).

  • 27 September

    The flag of treachery on the Day of Qiyamah

    Question وعن أبي سعيد الخدري رضي الله عنه أن النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم قال ‏:‏ ‏لكل غادر لواء عند استه يوم القيامة يرفع له بقدر غدره، ألا لا غادر أعظم غدرًا من أمير عامة‏ Abu Sa’id Al-Khudri (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said, “Everyone who breaks a covenant will have a flag by his rear on …

  • 26 September

    Salah during the day is silent

    Question Is this Hadith reliable? “The Salahs of the day are silent/dumb [meaning one should not recite aloud in them]”

  • 26 September

    Willingly paying more than the asking price

    Question What is the status of this narration: عَنْ أَنَسٍ فَخَرَجْتُ أَنَا وَالرَّجُلُ إِلَى السُّوقِ فَإِذَا سِلْعَةٌ تُبَاعُ فَسَاوَمْتُهُ فَقَالَ بِثَلَاثِينَ فَنَظَرَ الرَّجُلُ فَقَالَ قَدْ أَخَذْتُهَا بِأَرْبَعِينَ فَقَالَ صَاحِبُهَا مَا يَحْمِلُكَ عَلَى هَذَا وَأَنَا أُعْطِيكَهَا بِأَقَلَّ مِنْ هَذَا ثُمَّ نَظَرَ أَيْضًا فَقَالَ قَدْ أَخَذْتُهَا بِخَمْسِينَ فَقَالَ صَاحِبُهَا مَا يَحْمِلُكَ عَلَى هَذَا وَأَنَا أُعْطِيكَهَا بِأَقَلَّ مِنْ هَذَا قَالَ إِنِّي سَمِعْتُ رَسُولَ …

  • 22 September

    Meaning of the word ‘فراش’ in a Hadith of Sahih Muslim

    Question What is the meaning of فراش in the following Hadith in Sahih Muslim? عن عبد الله، قال: لما أسري برسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم، انتهي به إلى سدرة المنتهى، وهي في السماء السادسة، إليها ينتهي ما يعرج به من الأرض فيقبض منها، وإليها ينتهي ما يهبط به من فوقها فيقبض منها، قال: ” إذ يغشى [النجم: 16] السدرة …

  • 22 September

    Meaning of ‘حرم الحج’

    Question What is meant by ‘وفي حرم الحج’ (Sahih Bukhari and Sahih Muslim)