Tag Archives: Untraceable Hadiths

December, 2021

  • 10 December

    A practice for Friday after ‘Asr

    Question What is the authenticity of the following? Recite the following after ‘Asr Salah on a Friday: Surah Fatihah thrice Ayatul Kursi thrice Ayatul Karima (La ilaha illa anta subhanak inni kuntu minaz zalimin) twenty five times Durud ‘Ibrahim eleven times Then make du’a for whatever is troubling you, before the next Friday your need will be fulfilled.

  • 7 December

    A salutation to acquire celestial light in one’s heart and soul

    Question Durud to acquire nur in the heart and soul: اللهم يا واحد يا أحد صل على سيدنا محمد صلاة لا تعد ولا تحد تنور بها قلبي وروحي والجسد وعلى آله وسلم Allahumma Ya Wahidu Ya Ahadu Salli ‘ala Sayyidina Muhammad Salatan la tu’addu wa la tuhaddu tunawwiru biha qalbi wa ruhi  What is the reference for this salutation?

November, 2021

  • 1 November

    A narration on the benefit of salutations

    Question What is the status of this narration? من سره أن يلقى الله وهو عليه راض فليكثر من الصلاة علي فإن من صلى علي في كل يوم خمسمائة مرة لم يفتقر أبدا وهدمت ذنوبه ومحيت خطاياه ودام سروره واستجيب دعاؤه وأعطي أمله وأعين على عدوه وعلى أسباب الخير وكان ممن يرافق نبيه في الجنان

October, 2021

  • 26 October

    A query regarding Dajjal’s donkey

    Question There is a popular Islamic speaker who mentions that the donkey of Dajjal is described as being made of iron (بغلة من حديد). What is the reference for this Hadith and is it suitable to quote?

  • 25 October

    A description of Dajjal’s donkey from a Shi’i source

    Question I have heard the following description regarding the donkey of Dajjal: “The donkey will have a door on its belly and that people could go in and out of the donkey’s belly through that door.” (Biharul Anwar). Is it authentic?

  • 15 October

    A narration stating the virtue of reciting one hundred salutations on Friday

    Question Is this narration authentic? من صلى علي ليلة الجمعة أو يوم الجمعة مئة مرة غفر الله له خطيئة ثمانين سنة Whoever sends one hundred salutations [durud] upon me on the eve of Friday or on Friday, Allah will forgive eighty years of sins.

  • 15 October

    A narration regarding ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) not killing a polytheist who spat on him

    Question Is the following narration authentic and what is its reference? This is just the gist of the narration: Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) was fighting a polytheist and was about to kill the polytheist when the polytheist spat in his face. Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) stopped and walked away. When asked he said that at first he was going to …

  • 8 October

    Truth saves and lies destroys

    Question What is the status of the following words which are commonly heard in the Khutbah of Jumu’ah: عليكم بالصدق فإن الصدق ينجي والكذب يهلك Hold on to [speaking] the truth for the truth will save and lies destroys

September, 2021

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