Tag Archives: Virtues

November, 2016

  • 3 November

    Seven forms of Sadaqah Jariyah (perpetual reward)

    Question What is the authenticity if this narration: Sayyiduna Anas (radhiyallahu ‘anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: “There are seven such actions that a servant carries out, the reward of which will continue to be written for him in his grave after his demise; 1) the one who had imparted some knowledge, or 2) dug a canal 3) …

October, 2016

  • 5 October

    The virtue of learning a few verses of the Holy Quran

    Question Please mention the full narration which says that learning two verses of the Holy Quran is better than two camels and learning three verses is better than three camels.

  • 4 October

    The virtue of keeping a horse

    Question Please verify the translation of the following Hadith and provide its reference. “…He to whom the horse will be a source of reward is the one who keeps it in Allah’s Cause, and ties it by a long rope in a pasture (or a garden). He will get a reward equal to what it’s long rope allows it to …

September, 2016

  • 29 September

    Virtue of propagating Hadith

    Question What is the grading of the following Hadith? Our beloved Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: اللهم ارحم خلفائي (O Allah, have mercy on my vicegerents) The Sahabah (radiyallah ‘anhum) asked: و من خلفاؤك؟ (Who are they?) Our beloved Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) replied:  اللذين يروون أحاديثي و سنتي ويعلمونها للناس (Those who report my Hadith/Sunnah and teach it to …

  • 20 September

    Virtues of Sayyiduna ‘Uthman (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

    Question Are the following Hadith authentic? 1) Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: ‘Every prophet has a friend in paradise, my friend in it is ‘Uthman.’   Another version of the same Hadith: 2) Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: ‘Uthman is my companion and with me in paradise.’   3) Sayyiduna Jabir (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) came to …

  • 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 …

August, 2016

  • 6 August

    Showing leniency to the debtor

    Question What is the source of this narration? ‘A man was granted Jannah. He didn’t have good deeds but would waive the people of their debt.’

June, 2016

April, 2016

  • 3 April

    Clarification of a Hadith in Sahih Muslim

    Question What do the Hadith scholars say about this Hadith in Sahih Muslim. Narrated by Sa’d Ibn Abi Waqqas (radiyallahu ‘anhu): Muawiyah, the son of Abu Sufyan, gave an order to Sa’d, and told him: “What prevents you that you are refraining from cursing Abu Turab (nickname of ‘Ali)?” Sa’d replied: “Don’t you remember that the Prophet said three things …

March, 2016

  • 8 March

    The status of nafl salah in one’s home

    Question What is the authenticity of this narration? “The superiority of the prayer of a man in his house over his prayer [in a place] that people can see him, is like the superiority of the obligatory prayer over the voluntary.”

December, 2015

  • 7 December

    Virtue of a recital at the end of a gathering

    Question What is the authenticity of this narration? “Whoever desires to earn a lot of rewards on the Day of Judgment, let him recite the verse “Subhana rabbika …” when he rises from a gathering.) ”

November, 2015

  • 16 November

    Virtue of Zam Zam water

    Question Can you share authentic narrations that confirm the virtues of drinking Zam Zam water?