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Tag Archives: Sickness

April, 2019

  • 19 April

    Eating twenty one raisins daily

    Question I read the following Hadith in a book on Tibb, however, the English translation of the last two words does not seem to be correct. Kindly provide the correct translation of the Hadith: Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Those who take 21 raisins daily will be free from all diseases which give …

  • 8 April

    The parable of a believer when he is afflicted by illness or fever

    Question What is the authenticity of this Hadith? Abdur Rahman ibn Azhar reported: Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “Verily the parable of the believer, when he is afflicted by illness or fever, is only that of a piece of iron placed in the fire; its defects vanish and its goodness remains.”

February, 2019

November, 2018

  • 22 November

    Praising Allah Ta’ala when one becomes ill and not complaining

    Question Could you confirm the source of this Hadith? إذا مرض العبد بعث الله إليه ملكين، فيقول انظرا ماذا يقول لعواده؟ فإن هو إذا جاؤه حمد الله واثنى عليه رفعا ذلك إلى الله عز وجل وهو أعلم، فيقول لعبدي علي إن توفيته أن أدخله الجنة، وإن أنا شفيته أن أبدل له لحما خيرا من لحمه، ودما خيرا من دمه، وأن …

  • 6 November

    The fly falling into a utensil

    Question I read a Hadith somewhere that states (something to the effect) that if a fly falls in something, one should dip it fully and then drink that because there is disease in one wing and cure in the other. Can you please explain?

September, 2018

  • 4 September

    Treat the sick with the Quran

    Question What is status of following Hadith? عن عائشة أن رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم دخل عليها وامرأة تعالجها أو ترقيها فقال عالجيها بكتاب الله

July, 2018

  • 10 July

    Sickness wipes out all sins

    Question Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Indeed Allah Ta’ala tests his servant through sickness until that sickness wipes out all his sins”

May, 2018

  • 10 May

    Hasten to do good deeds before seven things occur

    Question Is this narration authentic? Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Hasten to do good deeds before you are caught up by one of seven calamities awaiting you; Poverty which may impair your wisdom/ability to carry out good deeds, wealth which may mislead you, an ailment which may damage your health, old age which may harm your senses, a sudden …

April, 2018

  • 20 April

    A du’a to recite when in pain

    Question What is the reference for this narration? Sayyiduna ‘Uthman ibn Abil ‘As (radiyallahu ‘anhu) once complained of some pain to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam). Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) advised him: “Place your hand at the place where you feel pain in your body and say ‘Bismillah‘ three times and seven times ‘A’udhu billahi wa qudratihi min sharri …

November, 2017

  • 24 November

    Eating seven ‘Ajwah for seven days

    Question Is it stated in any Hadith that eating seven ‘Ajwah dates every morning for seven days will save a person from being affected with black magic etc.?

October, 2017

  • 9 October

    Surah Fatihah; a cure for all illness?

    Question I know that Surah Fatihah can be recited to cure scorpion stings from the Hadith of Abu Sa’id Al-Khudri. But can Surah Fatihah be used to cure all illnesses and health problems in general (other than scorpion stings) as well? If so, please cite the Hadith and it’s authenticity.

June, 2017

  • 7 June

    The heart does not find sweetness in worship when it is affected by sin

    Question Can you mention the reference and Arabic text for this? “The body becomes ill by disease while the hearts become ill by sins. Thus, just as the body doesn’t relish and take pleasure in sumptuous meals when a person is ill, so too does the heart not find sweetness in worship when it is affected by sin”

December, 2016

  • 15 December

    An unauthentic narration on feeding a sick person

    Question Is this narration authentic? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whoever feeds a sick person with whatever he desires,  Allah Ta’ala will feed him from the fruits of Jannah”