Tag Archives: Tabarani

August, 2015

July, 2015

  • 29 July

    Reciting Surah Ikhlas ten times after Fardh Salah

    Question What is the status of the following narration and can we practice on it? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whomsoever does the following three actions with Iman, will enter Jannah from whichever door he wishes and will be married to the Maidens of Jannah when he wishes, 1) Whoever forgives his murderer, 2) Fulfills a debt secretly 3) …

  • 29 July

    Suppressing one’s anger, a means of averting Allah’s punishment

    Question Is this narration reliable? “Allah abandons the punishment to anyone who can abandon his own anger”

  • 29 July

    Drinking water on an empty stomach

    Question I would like to know if there is a Hadith where Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) prohibited that water be the first thing drunk in the morning on an empty stomach as this causes different types of illnesses. I received a message saying it is mentioned in Tabarani.

  • 22 July

    A Hadith encouraging independence

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Seek to be independent from people, even if it be to wash/clean your miswak”

June, 2015

  • 23 June

    Words of the du’a at iftar time

    Question I have a question regarding to the famous du’a at iftar: Allahumma inni laka sumtu wa bika aamantu wa ‘ala rizq-ika aftarthu (Abu Dawud). How weak is this Hadith? Is it suitable for practice? What is the alternative du’a at Iftar? Jazakallahu khayran

  • 2 June

    Reciting ‘La hawla wa la quwwata illah billa’ to preserve a bounty (ni’mah)

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? “Whosoever wants to preserve a ni’mah [blessing/bounty] that Allah has bestowed upon him, then he should recite ‘la hawala wa la quwwata illah billah’ excessively”

May, 2015

  • 28 May

    Hadith on visiting one’s parent’s grave on Jumu’ah and reciting Surah Yasin

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration? “If a person visits the grave of his parents or one of them on Friday and recites Surah Yasin, he will be forgiven”

  • 22 May

    The woman who used to comb the hair of the daughter of Fir’awn

    Question Is this story authentic? When Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) was going for Mi’raj, he passed a place from where a fragrance was emanating. Upon inquiry, Jibrail (‘alayhis salam) told Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)  that this was the woman who used to comb the hair of the daughter of Fir’awn (Pharaoh). She was burnt together with all of her …

  • 20 May

    The hill of Rawha, its masjid and well.

    Question A famous well between Badr and Madinah by the name of Bir Rauha has been mentioned as a place where 70 Ambiyaa passed by. Is this authentic? Also, is there any significance to the water of this well from Hadith or Pious Predecessors?

  • 15 May

    The hearts of kings and leaders are in Allah’s control

    Question What is the status of following Hadith Qudsi? Is it an Israely Riwayah (Historical Narration) and can we attribute it to Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) as his statement? “I am Allah, there is no king besides Me I am king of kings, The hearts of kings are in My control. When My servants obey me, then I fill …

  • 11 May

    Will only the clean enter Jannah?

    Question Is the following Hadith authentic? إن الإسلام نظيف فتنظفوا فإنه لا يدخل الجنة إلا نظيف Translation Islam is indeed clean/pure, so cleanse yourself for only the clean will enter Jannah

  • 5 May

    Abundant rewards for salutations on Nabi (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam)

    Question Is the following Hadith reliable? It has been reported by Sayyiduna ibn Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said, “The reward of the person who recites the following durud, will be the cause of much work (of writing) for seventy angels for one thousand days.” Those words are:  jazal lahu ‘ana Muhammadan (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) ma huwa ahluhu