Question I have heard that the suggestion of Salman Farsi regarding trenches is without sanad. Is this true?
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Question Is this authentic? Du’a to be read at the time of using miswak: اللهم طهر فمي، ونور قلبي، وطهر بدني، وحرم جسدي على النار، وأدخلني برحمتك في عبادك الصالحين Allahumma tahhir fami, wa nawwir qalbi, a tahhir badani, a harrim jasadi ‘alan nar, wa adkhilni birahmatika fi ‘ibadikas salihin
Question Does the practice of applying surmah on the day of ‘Ashura (10th Muharram) have any proof?
Question How would you translate the following in the Hadith of Mi’raj? 1. وَقَدْ أُرْسِلَ إِلَيْهِ 2. فنعم المجيء جاء
Question Was the Buraq ridden by any other Nabi besides Nabi Muhammad (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)?
Question What is the meaning of the following words in Sahih Muslim, Chapter of fasting, ‘Qala: Man li bi hadhihi?’
Question I would like to know what is the reference for the common recital during the days of the 9 to 13 Dhul Hijjah? And how many times should the Allahu Akbar be recited at the beginning? Allahu Akbar Allahu Akbar, la ilaha illallahu wallahu Akbar, Allahu Akbar wa lillahil hamd.
Question Is there any virtue for passing away on a Monday? I have heard that Sayyiduna Abu Bakr (radiyallahu ‘anhu) made du’a for death on a Monday.
Question Regarding Salatul Kusuf [Salah performed during an eclipse], what is the meaning of these words in Sahih Muslim, ‘Yukhaw wifullaahu bihima ibadah’?
Question Is this narration authentic? The Messenger of Allah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) has said that, “He who cuts his nails on a Saturday will be spared from diseases, and he who cuts his nails on Sunday will have poverty taken away from him. Whoever clips his nails on Monday will be spared from illness and blessed with good health. …
Question What is the status of this narration? ربما افطر ابن عمر بالجماع Sometimes Ibn ‘Umar would do iftar by engaging in sexual relations with his wife. Where can it be found and what is the explanation to it? Some people have called this the sunnah of a Sahabi.
Question Are there any sound/authentic narrations which confirm that even during the Caliphate of Sayyiduna ‘Uthman (radiyallahu ‘anhu) the number of rak’ahs in Tarawih were twenty?
Clarification of the Hadith that encouraged the recital of Bismillah when presented with doubtful food
Question What is the explanation of the Hadith where it is mentioned that some Sahabah said we go to certain areas and the people present us with food we do not know about the food (ie halal or not) and Rasulullah (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) told them read Bismillah and eat from it. Does it mean that if we in doubt about food …