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  • Hadeeth about river in Paradise for `Ali, Al-Hasan, and Al-Husayn fabricated Date: 2-1-2017

    Our Shaykh, is the following hadth true, or is it from the books of the Shias? “Surely, a river of milk flows in heaven, for Ali, Hussain, and Hasan, and all those who have love for these three shall enter the garden with no misery.” .. More

  • Authenticity of hadeeth: “When your leaders are the best of you...” Date: 28-12-2016

    Is this hadith authentic: Abu Hurayrah, may Allaah be pleased with him, said,“When your leaders are the best of you, the richest are the most generous among you, and your affairs are consulted among you, then the surface of the earth is better for you than its belly. And when your leaders are the worst of you, the richest are the stingiest among.. More

  • Hadeeth about tree in Paradise that recreates amusement of world weak Date: 22-12-2016

    Ibn ‘Abbaas said, "The extended shade (mentioned in verse 56:30) is a tree in Paradise. Its trunk will be so long that it will take a fast horse rider 100 years to travel from one side to the other. The people of Paradise will leave their rooms and go to the shade of the tree to talk to each another. They will talk about the amusements of the world.. More

  • Hadeeth about placing hands under navel in prayer is weak by consensus Date: 15-12-2016

    Why do you classify the hadiths about placing the hands below the navel (in the prayer) as weak when the great Muhaddith (Hadith specialist)Is-haaq ibn Rahawayh classified them as authentic? .. More

  • Report of Ibn ‘Abbaas about seven earths inauthentic Date: 9-12-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Is this hadith authentic? Ahmad ibn Ya’qub At-Thaqafi narrated to us, “Ubayd ibn Ghannam narrated to us, ‘‘Ali ibn Hakim narrated to us, ‘Sharik narrated to us, from ‘Ata, from Abu l-Duha, from Ibn ‘Abbaas, [that] he said in regards to His (Exalted is He) statement ‘And of the earth the like thereof,’ ‘Seven.. More

  • When husband and wife hold hands, their sins fall away... Date: 11-11-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I want to know the authenticity of the following hadith: When the husband and wife hold hands, their sins fall away from between their fingers. .. More

  • Ahaadeeth prohibiting marriage among relatives inauthentic Date: 23-10-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum, dear Shaykh. I sent you a question (no. 2634677) earlier. Shaykh, I know that marriage between cousins ispermitted and that those hadiths discouraging marriage between relatives are inauthentic. Shaykh, I saw a YouTube video of Dr. Zakir Naik regarding consanguineous marriage wherein he quoted Dr. Ahmad Sakr as saying, “Our beloved.. More

  • A baseless hadeeth about man slapping his wife on her face Date: 19-9-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I was reading one of the articles and the author used the following hadith: "If any man slaps his wife on her face once, Allaah Almighty commands the angel of Hell to slap him on his very face seventy times with the Hell Fire." ( I cannot seem to find that hadith.. More

  • Story about repentance of gravedigger Date: 18-9-2016

    How authentic is the hadith about the repentance of the gravedigger? It is found on this site, I think it is a Shia site, but maybe the hadith is authentic? Here is the hadith: .. More

  • Hadeeth of 'Umar about learning Arabic Date: 9-7-2016

    Dear brother of Islam, there is a hadith in which 'Umar ibn Al-Khattaab said, “Learn the Arabic language; it will sharpen your wisdom.” My question is: is this hadith authentic, and in which Hadith book has it been narrated? Can you please answer this? .. More

  • Authenticity of hadeeth threatening women who wear gold Date: 9-7-2016

    Respected Brother, I read a hadith from Sunan Abu Dawood, Book 36, hadith 25, in which the prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,says, “Any women who wears a gold necklace will have a similar one of fire put on her neck on the day of ressurection, and any women who puts a gold earring in her ear will have a similar one of fire put in her ear on the.. More

  • ‘The woman has two veils...’ is fabricated or very weak hadeeth Date: 22-6-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum dear Scholars. My question is: what is the authenticity of the following narration? The narration goes as follows: The Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,said, "A woman has two veils: the first is the husband, and the second is the grave. The one that conceals more is the grave." (At-Tabaraani) Is this narration authentic or weak,.. More

  • Story of Tha'labah Ibn Abdur-Rahmaan either weak or fabricated Date: 7-6-2016

    Shaykh, please, can u tell me the authenticity of the below story and whether it is authentic or not? I cannot write the whole story here, so I will write its title only so that you may understand: Inspiring and Touching story of Sahaba Talaba Abdul Rahman - Protect your Gaze. It was written that he saw a woman showering but then lowered his gaze and.. More

  • Hadeeth stating that hating Banu Haashim is kufr Date: 4-6-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum dear Scholars. My question is in regards to the following narrations; are these narrations authentic or weak? Your assistance in the matter will be highly appreciated. May Allaah reward you. The narrations are as follows: Abdullah Ibn Abbas, may Allaah be pleased with him, narrated that the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,said,.. More

  • Hadeeth about people who will say 'There is no jihaad' Date: 18-5-2016

    Our Shaykh, is this hadith authentic: On the authority of Zaid bin Aslam Al-Adawi, may Allaah be pleased with him, from his father, may Allaah be pleased with him, the Messenger of Allaah, the Most High, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,said,“Jihad will remain sweet and green as long as rain continues to drop from the sky, yet there will come upon.. More