Tag Archives: Shaykh Muhammad ‘Awwamah

July, 2015

  • 27 July

    Exercising patience (sabr) and adopting good character

    Question What is the status of this Hadith? يَا رَسُولَ اللَّهِ ، أَيُّ الإِيمَانِ أَفْضَلُ ؟ قَالَ : ” الصَّبْرُ وَالسَّمَاحَةُ ” ، قِيلَ : فَأَيُّ الْمُؤْمِنِينَ أَكْمَلُ إِيمَانًا ؟ قَالَ : ” أَحْسَنُهُمْ خُلُقًا Translation O Rasulullah! Which ‘Which type of Iman is best’? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) replied, “Exercising patience and overlooking/pardoning”. It was then asked, ‘Which Believer …

June, 2015

  • 23 June

    Words of the du’a at iftar time

    Question I have a question regarding to the famous du’a at iftar: Allahumma inni laka sumtu wa bika aamantu wa ‘ala rizq-ika aftarthu (Abu Dawud). How weak is this Hadith? Is it suitable for practice? What is the alternative du’a at Iftar? Jazakallahu khayran

  • 22 June

    Proof for placing the hands below the navel in salah

    Question Where should we place the hands in salah? On the chest, below the navel or above the navel. Please reply with an authentic Hadith.

  • 12 June

    Is this a contradiction in Sahih Muslim’s Hadith?

    Question Please elaborate on the Hadith in Sahih Muslim, book number 39, Hadith number 4707. Why does it contradict the Quran which says that Allah Ta’ala created the world in 6 days, and this Hadith mentions the creation in 7 days! Please help. Jazak Allah khair

  • 9 June

    Cleansing the utensils of the Mushrikun before using them

    Question What is the authenticity of the following Hadith Daraqutni reported from Sayyiduna Abu Tha’labah Al Khushani (radiyallahu ‘anhu) who said: “I said: O Rasulullah! We interact with the Mushrikun [polytheists] and we do not have vessels other than their vessels.” He replied: ‘Avoid it as much as you can, but if you do not find anything else, then rinse …

May, 2015

  • 31 May

    Entering Jannah or Jahannam because of a fly

    Question Is the following narration authentic? “A man entered Jannah because of a fly, while another entered Jahannam because of a fly. “Two men passed by a people who had an idol, which it was not permissible for anyone to pass without making a sacrifice to it. They [the people] said to the first man: “Sacrifice [something in the name of the …

  • 28 May

    Knowledge will not give you a part of it until you give it all of yourself

    Question Kindly provide the reference for the following phrase, is it a Hadith: “Knowledge will not give you a part of it until you give it all of yourself”

  • 19 May

    The obligation of Salatul Witr

    Question Please provide the source for the following Hadith: “Witr is a duty, so he who does not observe it is not of us.” Are there variations of this Hadith in which the last part, “he is not of us”, is repeated multiple times and is there a difference of opinion regarding its grading?

March, 2015

November, 2014

August, 2014

  • 13 August

    Arabic books that 'Ulama may refer to for fabricated Hadiths

    Question What is a good book on the compilation of fabricated (mawdu’) Hadiths? I am aware of Al-Mawḍū‘āt al-Kubra but i have read from ‘Ulama that many Hadiths are in that book are not really fabrications. Is there any reliable book which discusses fabricated (mawdu’) Hadiths preferably by Shaykh Muhammad Awamah?

June, 2014

  • 9 June

    Imam Bukhari’s terminology: ‘fihi nazr’

    Question  Respected Moulana, What is meant when Imam Bukhari (rahimahullah) says the following regarding a narrator? ‘fihi nazrun’ فيه نظر  or ‘Fi Hadithi nazrun'” في حديثه نظر Jazakallahu khayran.