Tag Archives: Shaykh Muhammad ‘Awwamah

November, 2016

  • 16 November

    An incident regarding sincerity and dislike for fame

    Question Is this incident reliable: قصة صاحب النقب  حدّثني أبو حاتم عن الأصمعيّ قال: حدّثنا أبو عمرو الصّفّار قال: حاصر مسلمة حصناً فندب الناس إلى نقب منه، فما دخله أحد. فجاء رجل من عرض الجيش فدخله ففتحه اللّه عليهم، فنادى مسلمة: أين صاحب النقب؟ فما جاءه أحد، فنادى: إني قد أمرت الآذن بإدخاله ساعة يأتي، فعزمت عليه إلاّ جاء. فجاء …

  • 15 November

    Simplicity is part of Iman

    Question Is this narration sound? “Simplicity is [a distinguishing trait] of Faith”

  • 7 November

    A virtue of habitually reciting Quran looking into the Mushaf?

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? “Whosoever habitually recites the Quran while looking inside, Allah Ta’ala will allow him to enjoy his eyesight for as long as he remains in this world” [i.e. He will never become blind]

  • 6 November

    ‘Follow Abu Bakr and ‘Umar after me’

    Question Is this authentic? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Follow the two after me” and he pointed to Abu Bakr and ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma).

  • 1 November

    Sayyiduna ‘Abdur Rahman Ibn ‘Awf (radiyallahu’anhu) entry into Jannah

    Question Is it true that Sayyiduna ‘Abdur Rahman Ibn ‘Awf (radiyallahu’anhu) will enter Jannah crawling? I’ve heard that there is a Hadith to this effect.

October, 2016

  • 20 October

    Hadith on the duties of the ‘Ulama

    Question I came across a very interesting and beautiful Hadith: The Messenger (salallahu alayhi wa sallam) said: “This sacred knowledge will be borne by the reliable authorities of each successive generation, who will [preserve it and] remove from it the alterations of the excessive, the interpolations of the corrupt, and the false interpretations of the ignorant.” Is this Hadith authentic?

  • 12 October

    The reward for a miscarried child

    Question Is there a Hadith which states that a miscarried fetus will take its parents to Jannah?

  • 12 October

    Two qualities a hypocrite is void of

    Question ‘Two things will not be together in a hypocrite; good manners and understanding of the religion [Din]’ Is this Hadith authentic?

  • 4 October

    Treat everyone with good character and a smiling face

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “You will be unable to give everyone your wealth, but your good character and smiling face should certainly suffice them.” [Although you are unable to give money to everyone, you can and should meet everyone with a smile and with good character]

September, 2016

  • 29 September

    Virtue of propagating Hadith

    Question What is the grading of the following Hadith? Our beloved Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: اللهم ارحم خلفائي (O Allah, have mercy on my vicegerents) The Sahabah (radiyallah ‘anhum) asked: و من خلفاؤك؟ (Who are they?) Our beloved Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) replied:  اللذين يروون أحاديثي و سنتي ويعلمونها للناس (Those who report my Hadith/Sunnah and teach it to …

  • 26 September

    The enormous stature of the earlier Hadith Masters

    Question If a Hadith in Tirmidhi has been declared hasan sahih by Imam Tirmidhi (rahimahullah) but declared weak by contemporary ‘Ulama after scrutinising the chain. Which ruling would be given preference to?

August, 2016

  • 10 August

    A reward in Jannah for those who love for the sake of Allah Ta’ala

    Question Is this narration authentic? Those who love each other for the sake of Allah will be upon a pillar of rubies on which there will be seventy thousand (70 000) rooms. These will shine for the residents of Jannah as the sun shines for the residents of this world. The people of Jannah will visit these people and find their faces …

June, 2016