Question What is the meaning of the following words in Sahih Muslim, Chapter of fasting, ‘Qala: Man li bi hadhihi?’
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Question Is the following story found in the Hadith and can it be quoted? ‘When the animal dung on the ark of Nuh (‘alayhis salam) was becoming excessive, Allah Ta’ala ordered Nuh (‘alayhis salam) to poke the elephant’s trunk. When he did so, two pigs fell and started to eat the dung. When the rats started to gnaw and nibble …
Question What is the level of authenticity of this narration? Ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) states, “The first to reside on earth were the Jinn. They spread corruption and bloodshed in it and killed one another. So, Allah sent Iblis with an army of Angels and he fought them until they were forced to settle on islands and mountain tops. Allah …
Question When people follow diets they say that it is good to eat snacks during the day and a total of 5-6 times a day. Is there anything mentioned in the Hadith regarding how often a person should eat?
Ibn ‘Umar’s (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) fondness to imitate the actions of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam)
Question I have heard that Ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) use to pretend to relieve himself, without having the need to do so, at a particular place just to imitate Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam). Is this correct? I have come across the following narration, does it give the same meaning? حدثنا يزيد بن هارون، أخبرنا عبد الملك، عن أنس بن سيرين، …
Question Is this narration authentic: أخرجه ابن أبي شيبة في مصنفه: حَدَّثَنَا يَزِيدُ بْنُ هَارُونَ ، عَنِ الْعَوَّامِ ، عَنْ إبْرَاهِيمَ التَّيْمِيِّ ، قَالَ : قَالَ رَجُلٌ عِنْدَ عُمَرَ اللَّهُمَّ اجْعَلْنِي مِنَ الْقَلِيلِ ، قَالَ ، فَقَالَ : عُمَرُ : مَا هَذَا الَّذِي تَدْعُو بِهِ ؟ فَقَالَ : إنِّي سَمِعْت اللَّهَ يَقُولُ : وَقَلِيلٌ مِنْ عِبَادِي الشَّكُورُ فَأَنَا أَدْعُو أَنْ …
Question Are there any deeds prescribed from the prophetic practice to be fulfilled after purchasing a new home or business? I have seen many engage in a khatam of Surah Baqarah or a majlis of dhikr and du’a for barakah.
Question In Sunan Nasai, there is a chapter ‘As saffu baynal qadamayn‘. There is a narration under this chapter wherein Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said that murawahah is better. Is the Hadith authentic and what does murawahah mean?
‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) acknowledges that Abu Bakr and ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) acted in conformity with Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)
Question Please verify this narration: قام علي على المنبر فذكر رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم فقال: قبض رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم واستخلف أبو بكر، فعمل بعمله وسار بسيرته، حتى قبضه الله على ذلك، ثم استخلف عمر فعمل بعملهما، وسار بسيرتهما، حتى قبضه الله على ذلك
Question Is there a saying of Sayyidatuna ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) which is as follows: ‘The first bid’ah of this ummah is to eat a full (stomach)’ What is the authenticity, reference and commentary for this Hadith?
Question Could you kindly reference this narration? Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah Ibn Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) said: “I love to adorn myself and smarten up for my wife just as I desire her to adorn herself for me, for Allah Ta’ala says, ‘And [women] have rights similar to those that [men have over them which should be fulfilled] with kindness’ (Surah Al Baqarah, …
Question Kindly provide an explanatory translation of the following part of the Hadith wherein Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) delivered a khutbah and said: فالخلافة شورى بين هؤلاء الستة، الذين توفي رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم وهو عنهم راض، وإني قد علمت أن أقواما يطعنون في هذا الأمر، أنا ضربتهم بيدي هذه على الإسلام، فإن فعلوا ذلك فأولئك أعداء الله، …
Question What is the reference for this narration? من اتقى ربه ووصل رحمه نسئ له في عمره وثرا ماله وأحبه أهله ‘Whoever fears his Rabb and joins ties, his lifespan will increase, his wealth will grow and his family will love him’