Tag Archives: Tarikh Baghdad

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  • 26 December

    The masnun method of shaking someone’s hand

    Question I was told that there exists a Hadith wherein mention is made that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) used to give a firm handshake whilst making Musafahah (i.e. shaking hands) [meaning to give it a wedge moving it up and down, as is normally observed in our daily interactions]. Would you be so kind as to please provide the reference?

  • 22 December

    Imam Abu Bakr ibn ‘Ayyash completed 18 000 Quran khatms in one corner of his home

    Question I am looking for the source and Arabic text for this narration: When Abu Bakr ibn ‘Ayyash was about to pass away, his sister cried. He said: “Don’t cry! look at that corner of the house. Indeed your brother made eighteen thousand khatms in that corner.”

  • 3 December

    The importance and virtues of studying the Arabic language

    Question Kindly provide a few narrations regarding virtues and specialties of the Arabic language along with the importance of its study.

  • 2 December

    An unreliable narration regarding Abu Bakr’s (radiyallahu ‘anhu) entry into Jannah

    Question Anas ibn Malik (radiyallahu ‘anhu) said: Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “I said to Jibril when he took me on the Night Journey (al-Isra) up to heaven: “O Jibril, will my ummah be brought to account?” He said: ‘All of your ummah will be brought to account except Abu Bakr as-Siddiq. On the Day of Resurrection, it will …

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