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Tag Archives: Salam

June, 2019

February, 2019

January, 2019

  • 21 January

    Another narration on the virtue of musafahah (shaking hands)

    Question I wanted to know the reference and authenticity of the following Hadith. Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Verily, when a believer meets another believer and greets him [with salam] and shakes his hand, the sins of them both will shed like the shedding of the leaves of a tree.”

August, 2018

  • 28 August

    Those who do not make salam are the most miserly

    Question Is this correct? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The stingiest are those who are miserly with making salam [i.e. greeting first or replying to salam]”

June, 2018

  • 28 June

    The etiquette of seeking permission before entering

    Question What is the authenticity of this? Sayyiduna Kaladah ibn Hambal (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: “I entered upon Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) without greeting or seeking permission. He said, ‘Go back and say: ‘As Salamu ‘alaykum, may I come in?'”

May, 2018

  • 2 May

    Reward for greeting twenty people a day

    Question I would like to ask if the following is from an authentic Hadith: “Allah Ta’ala makes Jannat obligatory upon one who makes the salam twenty times a day.”

November, 2017

September, 2017

  • 12 September

    The rights of the road/pathway

    Question What is the reference for this Hadith and can it be quoted? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Beware of sitting in the roadways.” They said, ‘O Rasulullah!, we must have places where we can sit and talk together.’ Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, ‘If you must sit there, then give the road its rights.’ They asked, ‘What …

August, 2017

  • 3 August

    Greeting the deceased

    Question Does the following or similar come in the Hadith? When the family of a deceased make salam at his qabar (grave) he hears the salam.

May, 2017

  • 29 May

    Greeting twenty people after Fajr Salah

    Question I have heard a Hadith that if a person makes salam to twenty people when he leaves the Masjid after reading Fajr in congregation, and he passes away on the same day, he will be forgiven. Is this authentic?

March, 2017

  • 27 March

    Greeting strangers of the opposite gender

    Question I heard it is sunnah not to greet strangers of the opposite sex. And if greeted not to respond. Kindly advise on its authenticity as I have come across a Hadith in which Nabi (salallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) greeted women.

February, 2017

December, 2016