Tag Archives: Shaykh Muhammad ‘Awwamah

June, 2016

  • 16 June

    Hasan and Husayn (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) wrestling

    Question Please confirm whether this Hadith is authentic. Please also provide the source as well. “Hasan and Husayn (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) were wrestling in front of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) was spurring Hasan (radiyallahu ‘anhu) on. Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) asked, ‘You assisting the elder brother’? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) replied, Jibril (‘alayhis …

  • 9 June

    Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah’s Hadiths are corroborated

    Question Where can I find a detailed discussion about the Ahadith of Abu Hurayrah (radhiyallahu ‘anhu) that are corroborated by other Sahabah? Jazakallahu Khairan

April, 2016

  • 28 April

    Keeping the name Muhammad

    Question Is this authentic? Sayyiduna Abu Umamah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates the following Hadith: ‘Whoever gives birth to a male child and names him Muhammad because of love for me [Rasulullah (sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)] and to derive barakah [blessings] from my name, he [the father] and his child will be in Jannah.’ (Kanzul Ummal V, 16 Pg, 422)

  • 27 April

    Status of the Hadiths in Sahih Ibn Khuzaymah

    Question Are all Hadiths of Sahih Ibn Khuzaymah sahih (technically) or is it only sahih according to Imam Ibn Khuzaymah and other Muhadithun have reservation on their acceptability? Are there any da’if Hadiths in Sahih Ibn Khuzaymah? And what is its rank (overall) in Hadith Books. Is it equal to Sunan Abi Dawud, Sunan Nasai, above it or below it?

  • 19 April

    Tolerating difference of opinion

    Question Is there a narration from one of the salaf that goes like this, that if you see someone follow a different opinion or imam then do not stop him. Is this how we approach difference of opinion?

  • 9 April

    The importance of performing nafl Salah before going on travel

    Question Please provide the reference for the following Hadith: “There is no action that a person can leave behind with his family before setting out on a journey which is more virtuous than two [optional] rak’ahs [of Salatus safar] he performs by them”

March, 2016

  • 18 March

    A du’a for protection from major and minor shirk

    Question I would appreciate the correct translation of the following Hadith and the reference. On one occasion, Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “O Abu Bakr! Shirk [Pride/Arrogance] is more hidden than the crawling of an ant.” Sayyiduna Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) asked: “Is not Shirk restricted to ascribing partners to Allah Ta’ala?” Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “I …

  • 9 March

    Modesty; Islam’s distinct feature

    Question What is the reference for the narration which states the distinguishing characteristic of Islam is modesty?

  • 9 March

    Meaning of a du’a for creating love between a couple

    Question I came across this du’a provided by you on this website, ‘Allahumma aadim baynana’. Once when Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) was informed regarding a discord between two spouses, he recited the above du’a. (Musannaf ibn Abi Shaybah) I request you to please provide me with the meaning of this du’a and the Arabic text.

  • 4 March

    More signs of Qiyamah

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? “The flourishing of Jerusalem will mark the desertion of Yathrib (Madinah). The desertion of Yathrib will mark the start of Al-Malhamah [the great war that will start between ar-Rum and the Muslim forces before Muslims conquer Constantinople for the second time]. The start of Al-Malhamah will mark the conquering of Constantinople. The conquering of Constantinople …

February, 2016

  • 24 February

    A du’a to recite after Salah and before sleeping

    Question What is the authenticity of the following du’a? Whoever says ‘Allah is the Greatest, the amount of even and odd (prayer), (the amount) of Allah’s complete, pure and blessed words. There is no god except Allah’, thrice after every salah and when he goes to sleep, it will be a means of light for him in his grave ,light …

  • 23 February

    Mercy descends when the pious are mentioned, Hadith?

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? “When the pious are mentioned, [Allah’s] mercy descends”

  • 16 February

    Reference for the Hadith that forbids spitting in the Masjid

    Question What is the grade of this Hadith يبعث صاحب النخامة في القبلة يوم القيامة وهي في وجهه Translation The one who spits/blows his nose in the direction of the qiblah, will be resurrected on the day of Qiyamah with the mucus/spit on his face.