Tag Archives: Salafism

June, 2015

May, 2015

April, 2015

  • 13 April

    Objection on the famous story of Harith bin Malik (radiyallahu’anhu)

    Question In the daily Ta`lim, the narration was read from Muntakhab Ahadith regarding Harith ibn Malik (radiyallahu ‘anhu) replying to Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) that he is a true mu’min. A brother asked in front of everyone about the authenticity of the narration after it was read. He said that the part of ‘turning oneself away from the world’ seemed doubtful …

  • 9 April

    A question regarding folding the trouser before Salah

    Question A person asked me about the folding of trousers. He said he has read in Bukhari that you cannot fold the trouser. I told him that covering ankles is sinful and there is something about folding not being good, but go for the less harmful. In the first place ankles have to be open but if it is covered then …

March, 2015

  • 24 March

    A follow up query on a Hadith in Majalisul Abrar

    Question I  wanted to ask regarding your answer in this link:http://www.hadithanswers.com/reference-for-the-hadith-of-spending-1-huqb-in-jahannam/ Shaykh Zakariya (rahimahullah) said that this narration has been mentioned in the book Majālis al-Abrār. I have been unable to find this narration amongst the collections of ahādīth that are available to me. However, the Shaykh of our Mashāikh, Shāh `Abd al-`Azīz Dahlawī (rahimahullāh), has praised this book. my question is  is such an approach acceptable …

  • 23 March

    The Ambiya (‘alayhimus salam) are alive in their graves

    Question What is the authentification of this Hadith?: Sayyiduna Anas (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: The Ambiya are alive in their graves and they perform Salah. Some salafis say this is weak (dai’f) ! Please assist.

October, 2014

  • 17 October

    Saying salam at the rawdah-graveside of Nabi (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam)

    Question I would like to ask a question regarding salam at the graveside of Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) (the Rawdah). Is there any reward or other special benefit in saying salam to Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) at the rawdah? I used to say salam every time whenever I go to madinah but a friend said to me that this is not important to say …

September, 2014

  • 24 September

    Authenticity of Salatut Tasbih

    Question What is the authenticity of the Hadiths that encourage Salatut Tasbih? I have heard some people label this a bid’ah.

August, 2014

  • 13 August

    Hadiths that encourage visiting the grave of Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam)

    Question Are the following which are quoted to be Hadith really Hadith? 1. One who visits me after my death is as if he visited me during my life.  2. One who visits my grave my intercession for him is certainly due. A Saudi scholar has mentioned in his ‘Umrah kitab under the section of ziyarat that, although quoted to be …

February, 2014

  • 19 February

    Hadith on following a madhab

    Question Is there any Hadith relating to following a madhab?

  • 7 February

    Is the virtue of 15th of Sha’ban proven, or is it a bid’ah (innovation)?

    Question I am a firm believer that 15th of Sha’ban is a blessed night. I have come across many people who claim it is nowhere to be found in Hadith and it is a bid’ah to claim the night being a blessed night. In the light of Sunnah and Hadith, please discuss this topic.

  • 7 February

    Is this a fabrication in Fadail-A'mal?

    Question A brother sent me and others an email criticizing Fada’il al-A’mal with the following: In Fada’il al-A’mal you will find that some hadiths have been taken from the book called Dhayl al-‘Ali of Imam Suyuti, which means “Tails Of Pearls”, but in the meantime the real name of the book is Dhayl -La’ali al-Masnu’a fil-Hadithil-Maudu’a which means “Tails of …

  • 1 February

    Clarification on the miraculous achievements of the ‘Ulama

    Question  I find the book Fadail A’mal informative in its explaining themes through Quranic Ayah and Ahadith. However, I find some of the other material very strange. For example, in Fazail of salah, it says that Ibn Abidin (rahmihullah) prayed a thousand nafl rak’ah every day. How is this humanly possible in a 24 hour day (if each rak’ah took …