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April, 2019

July, 2018

  • 6 July

    Hold fast to the Quran and Sunnah and you will not stray

    Question Please translate and authenticate this narration. حَدَّثَنَا أَبُو بَكْرٍ أَحْمَدُ بْنُ إِسْحَاقَ الْفَقِيهُ، أَنْبَأَ الْعَبَّاسُ بْنُ الْفَضْلِ الْأَسْفَاطِيُّ، ثنا إِسْمَاعِيلُ بْنُ أَبِي أُوَيْسٍ، وَأَخْبَرَنِي إِسْمَاعِيلُ بْنُ مُحَمَّدِ بْنِ الْفَضْلِ الشَّعْرَانِيُّ، ثنا جَدِّي، ثنا ابْنُ أَبِي أُوَيْسٍ، حَدَّثَنِي أَبِي، عَنْ ثَوْرِ بْنِ زَيْدٍ الدِّيلِيِّ، عَنْ عِكْرِمَةَ، عَنِ ابْنِ عَبَّاسٍ، أَنَّ رَسُولَ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ خَطَبَ النَّاسَ فِي حَجَّةِ …

December, 2017

  • 13 December

    Ibn ‘Umar’s (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) eagerness to follow the Sunnah

    Question What is the authenticity of this narration? Kathir ibn Jumhan says: “I saw Ibn Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) walking between As-Safa and Al-Marwah. I said: ‘Are you walking?’ He said: ‘If I am walking, I am walking because I saw Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) walking and if I hasten, I hasten because I saw Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) …

October, 2016

  • 4 October

    What to recite after reading the Quran

    Question I have received a message which I would like to have verified. It pertains to the recitation of a particular du’a after reading the Quran. It is preferred, on finishing the recitation of the Quran to say: سُبْحَانَكَ اللَّهُمَّ وَبِحَمْدِكَ، أشهد أن لاَ إِلَهَ إِلاَّ أَنْتَ، أَسْتَغْفِرُكَ وَأَتُوبُ إِلَيْكَ The evidence for this is as follows: ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) …

September, 2016

  • 19 September

    Meaning of ‘Remaining on the Sunnah’

    Question I have a question which has perplexed me for some time now. In many Hadiths we find an imperative to remain firm upon the sunnah, never to abandon the sunnah, to ensure that one is constantly upon the sunnah etc. My question is, what does “remaining upon the sunnah” mean beyond the rhetorical level? How can I know at …

August, 2016

July, 2016

  • 30 July

    Remaining steadfast on Sunnah at all times

    Question What is the authenticity and explanation of the following narration: لكل عمل شرة ولكل شرة فترة فمن كانت فترته إلى سنتي فقد اهتدى ومن كانت فترته إلى غير ذلك فقد هلك

June, 2016

April, 2016

February, 2016

  • 15 February

    Six accursed people

    Question What is the status of this narration? Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Six people are such that I have cursed and Allah Ta’ala has cursed, and the du’a of every Nabi is answered; The one who adds to the book of Allah Ta’ala (from his own side) The one who rejects taqdir One …

August, 2015

April, 2015

  • 13 April

    Correct wording on the virtue of the sunnah

    Question Which version of this narration is correct, or are all correct?   من احب سنتى فقد احبنى ومن أحبني كان معي في الجنة ‘He who loves my sunnah, loves me. Whoever loves me will be with me in Jannah.’ من احيا سنتى فقد احبنى ومن أحبني كان معي في الجنة ‘He who revives my sunnah, loves me. Whoever loves me …

March, 2015

  • 31 March

    Hadith of Anas (radiyallahu'anhu) on sunnats

    Question What is the authenticity of the following Hadith ? The Prophet (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) said to Anas ibn Malik: ‘O my son! If you could possibly spend your morning and evening without bearing any malice and hatred towards any person then you should do the same because it’s my sunnah and Whoever gives life to my sunnah certainly loves me: …