Tag Archives: Sahih Muslim

September, 2014

  • 24 September

    Concern for the condition of other Muslims

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? ‘Whoever does not care for the affairs of the Muslims is not among us’

  • 18 September

    Hastening to do good before trials and tribulations

    Question I humbly request if you could explain the following Hadith: ‘Hasten to perform good deeds before the emergence of trials like pieces of a dark night. A man will awake as a believer and end the day a disbeliever, or end the day a believer and wake as a disbeliever. He will sell his religion for the trivialities of this …

August, 2014

  • 22 August

    Hadiths encouraging kindness and gentleness

    Question Please provide the reference of the following Hadith. Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: ‘If gentleness were to be profiled into a shape, people would never witness anything as attractive as that shape. On the contrary, if harshness were to be made into a form, people would never witness anything as disgusting as this form’

  • 7 August

    Hadith on the distance of the sun on the day of Qiyamah

    Question Kindly verify the following narration: ‘On the Day of Qiyamah, the sun will be above our heads one arms length, one mile length and one surmah (antimony/collyrium) stick length’ 

  • 7 August

    Authenticity of the Hadith on the six fasts of Shawwal

    Question Is it true the Hadith regarding six days of Shawwal fasting has a weak narrator and some of the ‘Ulama said fasting six days of Shawwal is makruh?

  • 6 August

    Narrations which neither you nor your forefathers heard…

    Question Long ago I read a Hadith: It was mentioned, that there will come a time upon the people, in which new opinions will appear that have not been known previously. Could you please cite the Hadith in Arabic and English and explain it. Barak Allah Fik

June, 2014

  • 9 June

    Question regarding the chapters in Sahih Muslim

    Question I read a book that mentions that it was the habit of early Muhaddithun to write very little of their own commentary and usually their books were filled with mainly the wordings of the Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam). So much so that Imam Muslim (rahimahullah)  did not even write a muqaddimah (introduction) and did not even mention any headings of the …

May, 2014

  • 21 May

    Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) leading the Ambiya in Salah

    Question Is the Hadith of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) leading all the Ambiya (prophets) -‘alayhimus salam- in Salah in Masjid Al Aqsa during Mi’raj authentic?

  • 8 May

    Virtues of saying Subhanallahi Wal Hamdulillah

    Question Kindly inform if the following -regarding the third kalimah- are from the Hadith, and provide their references: 1) The words Subhanallahi wal Hamdulillah.. is such a great medicine that it cures every disease and the most minor disease it cures is sorrow. 2) Allah Ta’ala loves the words Subhanallahi wal Hamdulillah…

April, 2014

  • 23 April

    When to recite the Sunnah du’as after Salah

    Question Should one read the Masnun du’as immediately after the Fard Salah or read the Sunnah Salah first and then read all the Masnun du’as?

  • 23 April

    Hadith on pride

    Question Is there a Hadith, wherein Rasulullah (Sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) mentioned that if a person has an atom of pride, he will be deprived of even the fragrance of Jannah, whereas the fragrance of Jannah will extend to a distance of a journey of 500 years out of Jannah?

  • 16 April

    There is none who loves to be praised more than Allah Ta’ala

    Question How authentic is the following Hadith and what is the translation? ما أحد أحب إليه المدح من الله

  • 8 April

    One virtue of replying to the Adhan

    Question Please verify if this is authentic: ‘When a person hears and replies to the adhan, then reads the du’a after adhan and radina billahi rabba…,he gets two million virtues. And if a lady in the home does this, she gets one million virtues’.