Tag Archives: Statements and Actions of Sahabah

October, 2016

  • 13 October

    Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn Mas’ud on visiting fellow muslims and pious learned colleagues

    Question Is the following narration reliable: قال عبد الله لأصحابه حين قدموا عليه: هل تجالسون؟ قالوا: لا نترك ذاك. قال: فهل تزاورون؟ قالوا: نعم يا أبا عبد الرحمن، إن الرجل منا ليفقد أخاه فيمشي على رجليه إلى آخر الكوفة حتى يلقاه. قال: إنكم لن تزالوا بخير ما فعلتم ذلك

September, 2016

  • 25 September

    Du’a when the new year begins

    Question I have heard that the Sahabah (radiyallahu ‘anhum) would recite a du’a for the new year. What is this du’a?

  • 21 September

    How to really get to know someone

    Question Where is the narration to the effect that a person was praised in the presence of ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) and he asked: ‘Did you do business or travel with that person?’

July, 2016

  • 15 July

    Explanation of a statement regarding the abrogated verses of the Quran

    Question Please confirm the original source of this Hadith and what did Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) mean when he says “Many verses have gone”? Abdullah ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) reportedly said, “Let none of you say, ‘I have got the whole Quran,  how does he know what all of it is? Many verses have gone. Let him say …

June, 2016

April, 2016

  • 26 April

    Authenticity of an incident regarding Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question I was informed of an incident in which Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) told Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) soon after he accepted Islam, that I will be the first man to go to Jannah. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) asked him how? So he replied that before Islam, I was the one who gave you the most difficulity, which means my sins were …

  • 7 April

    ‘Abdullah ibn Mas’ud (radiyallahu ‘anhu)’s praise for the students of knowledge

    Question Is this narration authentic and what is the translation  قال ‏ابن مسعود كونوا ينابيع العلم مصابيح الهدى أحلاس البيوت سرج الليل جدد القلوب خلقان الثياب تعرفون في أهل السماء وتخفون في أهل الأرض

March, 2016

December, 2015

  • 14 December

    None is born a Scholar

    Question Is the following narration authentic? ‏قَالَ عَبْدُ الله بن مسعود : إِنَّ أَحَدًا لاَ يُوَلَدُ عَالِمًا ، وَإِنَّمَا الْعِلْمُ بِالتَّعَلُّمِ

October, 2015

  • 28 October

    Do not look at who is saying, rather look at what is being said

    Question Is the following a Hadith? “Do not look at who is saying, rather look at what is being said”

  • 28 October

    An unauthentic virtue of a certain du’a after Adhan

    Question What is the status of the following Hadiths? 1) “Whosoever says ‘marhaban bil qa-ilina ‘adlan marhaban bis salati wa ahlan‘ when he hears the Muadhin, Allah will record 20000 virtues will be written for him, 20000 of his sins will be forgiven and 20000 of his stages will be elevated” 2) Qatadah (rahimahullah) says that whenever ‘Uthman (radiyallahu ‘anhu) heard …