Tag Archives: Targhib

September, 2016

  • 8 September

    Another virtue of the 10 days of Dhul Hijjah

    Question Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said, ‘There are no days more preferred by Allah, nor days in which actions are more beloved to Allah the Mighty and Majestic than these ten days (i.e. of Dhul Hijjah)—so abundantly say ‘La ilaha illa Allah’ and ‘Allahu Akbar’, and make abundant dhikr. Verily, fasting one of its days is equal to fasting a year, and …

  • 7 September

    A virtue for the 10 days of Dhul Hijjah

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? The Prophet (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) said: ‘There is no day more honourable in Allah’s sight, and no acts more beloved therein to Allah than those in these 10 days. So, say tasbih (subhanallah), takbir (Allahu akhbar) and tahlil (la ilaha illallah) a lot.’

August, 2016

  • 16 August

    The importance of tutorship and the benefits of knowledge

    Question What is the authenticity of this narration: Sayyiduna Mu’awiyah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that he heard Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) say: “O people, knowledge can only be acquired through seeking it, and the true understanding of Din can only be obtained through in-depth study [tutorship], and the one who Allah Ta’ala wishes good for, He grants him the true …

  • 11 August

    The date palms of Jannah

    Question What is the authenticity of the following narration? The dates in Jannah will be the size of big pitcher. They will be whiter than milk, sweeter than honey and softer than butter and free of pits.

  • 10 August

    A narration explaining a huge reward for visiting a sick person

    Question Kindly verify this narration. Sayyiduna Anas ibn Malik (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Whoever visits a sick person and sits by his side for a moment, will receive the reward of one thousand (1000) years of worship during which Allah Ta’ala was not disobeyed at all”

  • 2 August

    Reciting a Surah before sleeping

    Question What is the authenticity of this narration: Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Any Muslim that retires to bed, and recites a surah from the Kitab of Allah, Allah Ta’ala will appoint an Angel over him, thus nothing harmful will come close to him until he awakens from his sleep whenever he awakens.”

July, 2016

  • 30 July

    Abstain from opulence

    Question What is the source of this Hadith? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Abstain and be wary of opulence, for certainly the servants of Allah are not from the opulent ones”

  • 28 July

    People will be held to their call on the Day of Qiyamah

    Question What is the authenticity of this narration? Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “The one who would invite people towards anything [or deed, good or bad] in the world, on the day of Qiyamah he will be attached/joined to his claim/slogan [to which he invited]. Even if a man invited only one other …

  • 22 July

    The three curses of Jibril and the Aamin of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)

    Question What is the sources and authenticity of this narration: Ka’b ibn ‘Ujrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) says that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, “Come near the pulpit so we came close’. When He climbed the first step of the pulpit, He said ‘Amin’, When He climbed the second step, He said ‘Amin’, When He climbed the third step, He said …

  • 21 July

    The virtue of going to the Masjid to seek knowledge

    Question Is this authentic? “Whoever leaves for the Masjid in the morning for no reason but to learn or teach others, then he will have a reward as if he has completed the Hajj pilgrimage”

  • 19 July

    A person will be raised with those whom he loves

    Question Please verify the authenticity of the following narration: A person will be raised on the Day of Judgment with those whom he imitated in this worldly life.

  • 18 July

    A Hadith explaining the rights of a Husband over his wife

    Question What is the authenticity of this narration? Ibn Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhu) says that a woman from the tribe of Khath’am came to Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) and said, “O Rasulullah! Inform me of the right of the husband on the wife? I am a single woman. If I am able to (fulfill the rights of my husband then …

June, 2016

  • 15 June

    The humiliation of debts

    Question Is this narration authentic? Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: ‘When Allah wishes to humiliate a person in this world, he places him in debt’