Tag Archives: Travel

February, 2021

  • 15 February

    Harms of travelling alone

    Question Kindly explain the following Hadith: Sayyiduna Ibn ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) has narrated that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: ‘If the people knew what I know about travelling alone, then not a single rider would travel alone at night.’ (Sahih Bukhari, Hadith: 2998)

July, 2020

  • 6 July

    Safety and Security in the Muslim empire

    Question Is this Hadith authentic? ‘Adiy ibn Hatim (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessing be upon him, said: فإن طالت بك حياة، لترين الظعينة ترتحل من الحيرة، حتى تطوف بالكعبة لا تخاف أحدا إلا الله If you live long enough, you will see a woman travelling from Hirah to perform circulation around the Ka’bah while fearing …

November, 2019

  • 20 November

    Appointing an amir (leader) on journey

    Question What is the reference for this narration? Sayyiduna Abu Sa’id Al Khudri (radiyallahu ‘anhu) relates that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “If three of you set out on a journey, you should appoint one of you as the amir [leader].”

March, 2019

November, 2018

April, 2018

  • 17 April

    Five items Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would always carry

    Question Is the following narration correct? عن عائشة، قالت: خمس لم يكن رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم يدعهن في حضر ولا سفر: المرآة، والمكحلة، والمشط، والمدرى، والسواك

March, 2017

  • 22 March

    Another version of the du’a when bidding farewell

    Question Do the following words to recite when bidding farewell appear in a Hadith? جعل الله التقوى زادك و غفر ذنبك و وجهك للخير حيث ما توجهت Ja’alal Allahut taqwa zadaka wa ghafara dhanbaka wa wajjahaka lil khayri haythu ma tawajjahta

May, 2016

April, 2016

  • 9 April

    The importance of performing nafl Salah before going on travel

    Question Please provide the reference for the following Hadith: “There is no action that a person can leave behind with his family before setting out on a journey which is more virtuous than two [optional] rak’ahs [of Salatus safar] he performs by them”

February, 2016

  • 23 February

    Reciting five Surahs with six Bismillahs before journey

    Question Is the following ‘amal proven from an authentic Hadith? Recite: 1. Bismillahir Rahmanir Rahim, Surah Kafirun 2. Bismillahir Rahmanir Rahim, Surah Nasr 3. Bismillahir Rahmanir Rahim, Surah Ikhlas 4. Bismillahir Rahmanir Rahim, Surah Falaq 5. Bismillahir Rahmanir Rahim, Surah Nas 6. Bismillahir Rahmanir Rahim.

June, 2015