Tag Archives: Winter

June, 2021

  • 29 June

    Explanation regarding the Hadith pertaining to the heat and cold of Jahannam

    Question How would one explain the following Hadith keeping in mind that different parts of the world have summer and winter at different times? عن أبي هريرة رضي الله عنه عن رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم قال:] قالتِ النّارُ: رَبِّ أَكَلَ بَعْضِي بَعْضًا، فَأْذَنْ لي أَتَنَفَّسْ، فَأْذِنْ لَها بنَفَسَيْنِ، نَفَسٍ في الشِّتاءِ، وَنَفَسٍ في الصَّيْفِ، فَما وَجَدْتُمْ مِن بَرْدٍ، …

March, 2018

  • 5 March

    Sayyiduna ‘Umar’s (radiyallahu’anhu) advise on winter warmth

    Question Please provide the original source, and comment on the authenticity of this narration. Sulaym ibn ‘Aamir narrates that when winter would come, Sayyiduna ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) would be extra mindful of them and write to them, advising: “Winter, which is an enemy, has come, so prepare for it with wool, leathers socks, and socks. Use wool as your under-clothing …

June, 2015

  • 12 June

    Meaning of Hadith relating to the heat and cold of Jahannam

    Question Please provide a brief explanation to the following Hadith Narrated Abu Hurayrah: The Prophet (sallallahu’alayhi wasallam) said, “In very hot weather delay the Zuhr prayer till it becomes [a bit] cooler because the severity of heat is from the raging of the Hell-fire. The fire of Hell complained to its Lord saying: O Lord! My parts are eating [destroying] one another. So Allah allowed …