Tag Archives: Statements and Actions of Sahabah

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 …

  • 26 October

    Sayyiduna Ali’s famous statement regarding loving and hating in moderation

    Question Is the following a Hadith of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) or the statements of Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu)? “Love your beloved moderately, perhaps someday you will hate/dislike him, hate whom you hate moderately, perhaps he becomes your beloved someday.”

September, 2015

  • 2 September

    A Hadith on averting corporal punishment (hadd)

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration? “Avert the infliction of prescribed penalties on Muslims as much as you can, and if there is any way out, let a man go, for it is better for a leader to make a mistake in forgiving than to make a mistake in punishing.”

August, 2015

  • 31 August

    The reward of making fifty Tawaf (Circumambulation of the Ka’bah)

    Question Sayyiduna Abdullah ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) narrated that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whoever performed Tawaf of the Ka’bah fifty times, he will be as free of his sins as the day his mother bore him [i.e. free of all minor sins].” After citing the Hadith, Imam Tirmidhi says: ‏ ‏قَالَ أَبُو عِيسَى حَدِيثُ ابْنِ عَبَّاسٍ حَدِيثٌ غَرِيبٌ …