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May, 2017

  • 10 May

    The grave is the first stage of the Hereafter

    Question Is this incident authentic? Whenever he passed by a graveyard, Sayyiduna ‘Uthman (radiyallahu ‘anhu) always wept so bitterly that his beard would get wet. Someone asked, “Why is it that you do not weep as much when mention is made of Jannah and Jahannam?” He replied, “I have heard Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) say, “The grave is the first …

April, 2017

  • 27 April

    Focus on the Hereafter and the world will come to you

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? Sayyiduna Zayd ibn Thabit (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reported, I heard the Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) say, “Whoever makes the world his more important matter, Allah will confound his affairs and make poverty appear before his eyes and he will not get anything from the world except what has been decreed for him. Whoever …

  • 20 April

    A Hadith stating that the actions of an innovator are not accepted

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? “Allah Ta’ala does not accept the fast, the Salah, the charity, the Hajj and ‘Umrah, the Jihad and the tawbah of the one who indulges in bid’ah [innovation]. He comes out of Islam just as a strand of hair comes out from dough.”

  • 19 April

    The best type of horse

    Question Can you provide the reference for this Hadith? The best of horses is black with a white patch on the forehead and having whiteness on the upper lip and nose. The next best horse is a black horse with whiteness on the forehead and some white on [three] legs. The right leg does not have any whiteness. If it is …

  • 19 April

    Wording of the Hadith on intelligence

    Question In the famous Hadith: الكيس من دان نفسه وعمل لما بعد الموت والعاجز من أتبع نفسه هواها وتمنى على الله is the addition الأماني at the end which is found in Jami’us Saghir also part of the Hadith?

March, 2017

  • 24 March

    A time will come when Usury (riba) will affect everyone

    Question In which Hadith books does the following narration appear? “There will come a time when there will be no one left who does not consume usury and whoever does not consume it will nevertheless be affected by it”

  • 21 March

    Not the face of a liar

    Question ‘Not the face of a liar’ I heard that ‘Abdullah ibn Salam (radiyallahu ‘anhu) made this comment when Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) entered Madinah for the first time. What is the reference for this Hadith, and is it sahih?

  • 20 March

    Are students the guests of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam)?

    Question What is the authenticity of the following statement: Students are the guests of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam)

  • 3 March

    The virtue of leaving home to seek knowledge

    Question What is the authenticity if this narration? Zirr ibn Hubaysh (rahimahullah) reports: Once I had come to Sayyiduna Safwan ibn ‘Assal (radiyallahu ‘anhu). He asked: “What has brought you here?” I replied: “I have come to seek knowledge and gain a deep understanding” He said: “I heard Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) mention: “There is no person who leaves his home …

  • 3 March

    Engaging in futile debates and disputes could result in misguidance

    Question Could you verify this narration Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “No people go astray after being guided, but those who indulge in disputes [i.e. Constantly debating and presenting futile and baseless arguments to their Nabis].” Then Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) recited the Verse: ‘Nay! But they are a quarrelsome people’

February, 2017

  • 9 February

    Abstain from asking people, you will enter Jannah

    Question Could you verify the authenticity of this Hadith? Sayyiduna Thawban (radiyallahu ‘anhu)  said: “The Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: ‘Who will commit himself to holding fast onto one quality, I will guarantee him Jannah?’ Thawban (radiyallahu ‘anhu) says, ‘I said: ‘I will.’ Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: ‘Do not ask people for anything.'”

  • 9 February

    The du’a to recite when one gets married or purchases a slave or conveyance

    Question Could you translate this du’a and provide the reference: اللهم إني أسالُك خَيْرَها، وخَيْرَ ما جَبَلْتَها عليه، وأعوذُ بِكَ من شَرِّها، وشَرِّ ما جبلتَها عليه Allahumma inni asaluka khayraha wa khayra ma jabaltaha ‘alayhi wa a’udhu bika min sharriha wa sharri ma jablataha ‘alayhi

  • 8 February

    Caring for orphans

    Question Please verify this narration. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The best house among the Muslims is a house in which there is an orphan who is treated well and the worst house among the Muslims is a house in which there is an orphan who is treated badly”