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  • Inauthentic hadeeth about 'Umar ibn Al-Khattaab's woman in Paradise Date: 19-12-2015

    Is this narration authentic: During the Night Journey, the Prophet  sallallaahu  `alayhi  wa  sallam ( may  Allaah exalt his mention ) sawa heavenly woman in paradise that looked shy and isolated herself from her friends. So the Prophet  sallallaahu  `alayhi  wa  sallam ( may  Allaah exalt his mention ) asked Gabriel, "Whose heavenly woman is that, o Gabriel?" And Gabriel said, "She is for your Companion ʻUmar ibn Al-Khattaab.. More

  • A false narration about Ibn 'Umar's divorce of his wife Date: 12-12-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum. I read a narration in Tafseer Al-Qurtubi vol. 3 page 129 that says that Abdullah bin 'Umar had given his wife divorce thrice in one sitting and then the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, told himto take his wife back as it is only one. Is the chain of this particular narration sound? May Allaah reward you. .. More

  • There is no hadeeth about a strand of hair that fell in a honey bowl at Faatimah's house Date: 12-12-2015

    Dear Shaykh, assalaamu alaykum. A friend forwarded me this hadith in WhatsApp. Could you please tell me whether this is an authentic hadith or not? The Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, went toFaatima's house with his Companions Abu Bakr, 'Umar, and 'Uthmaan. There, they were served honey in a bowl, in which a strand of hair accidentally fell... More

  • Refuting the Sufi claim that mureeds of a certain Shaykh will not enter Hell Date: 6-12-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatah. Shaykh, is this hadith authentic? If it is authentic, then does it imply about the mureeds as the Sufis say, that the mureed (disciple) of such and such shaykh will not enter hellfire... or that their peer will save them by interceding on their behalf? The hadith is the following: Ibn Umar, may Allaah.. More

  • A weak narration about 'Aa'ishah saying: You are the one who pretends to be the Prophet of Allaah Date: 18-11-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum. I read this somewhere: "And she ['Aa'ishah] oncetold him in an angry speech, 'You are the one who pretends to be the Prophet of Allaah.'" [The Revival of Religious Sciences, volume 2, page 43. Authored in the 11th or 12th century by Al-Ghazaali] 1) Is this authentic? 2) Why would Al-Ghazaali include this in his book, even if he recorded.. More

  • The stories in Al-kandahlawi's book Fadhaa'il Al-A'maal Date: 11-11-2015

    Assalamu alaykum. Is it true that Imaams Ibn Taimiyah and Ibn Al-Qayyim (may Allaah have mercy with them) also wrote similar stories to what is mentioned in Fadhaa'il Al-A'maal and that Sheikh Zakariya just copied these from them ? Is that true? .. More

  • These two Ahaadeeth are not authentic Date: 5-11-2015

    asslam o alaikumi wanted to know about the following two ahadith as i could not find them ( I think may be they are in tabar): (Note: these are the meanings of the ahadith)1) "Allah does not like a fat scholar"2) A woman came to prophet and was happy that hers on was martyred in that battle but prophet said do not be happy as maybe he had done some.. More

  • There is no hadeeth specifying the date at which Aadam was created Date: 4-11-2015

    Assalaamu alaykum brother. I was just wondering, I saw a hadith what says that Adam came 7000 thousand years before muhammed, sallallaahu ʻalayhi wa sallam, so that would mean that Adam came 7000 BC, but how is that possible considering that we know that humans have been here for at least 40 thousand years. It would be greatif you could explain.. More

  • Reports about frankincense, milk, olive oil and other foods and drinks Date: 9-10-2015

    Assalamu Alaikum wa Rahimatullahi wa Barkatuhu.You are requested to verify the aunthenticity of the following statements attributed to Prophet Muhammad Sallallahu Alaihi wa Sallam. and it common message on WhatsApp circulation.• The Prophet (Peace be upon) said that MILK wipes away heat from the heart just as the finger wipes away sweat from the brow... More

  • Hadeeth: 'Bones and nerves are created from man's semen' Date: 31-8-2015

    Assalaamu AlaykumI want to know what is the authenticity of the last addition of this hadith (from ...."the sperm of man is thick and from it bones and nerves are created.....") also narrated by Ibn Mas’ood & in another almost similar narration from some companions (not named)The English translation is like this (I don't know if it is correct.. More

  • When an obedient child looks with love at his parents he gets the reward equal to .... Date: 25-7-2015

    Assalamu alaikum,here is what I have found in a book: "The Prophet (as) said that when an obedient child looks with love at his parents he gets the reward equal to that of going on pilgrimage."Is this hadith sahih, and where can I find it? Who has conveyed it?Wa jazakumullahu khairan. .. More

  • Hadeeth about ‘Eesa (Jesus) being buried next to the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam Date: 25-7-2015

    Assalamu Alaikum. My dear Brother. Recently, My Question is about Prophet Eesa (MPUH). I watched an Islamic lecture in Youtube, in which the speaker tells that during the second arrival of Eesa (Al) will be burried next to Prophet Muhammad (MPUH). I want to know whether this claim is correct and is there any authentic hadiths back this claim? .. More

  • Hadeeth about applying honey to the hair Date: 25-7-2015

    Hadith about applying honey for hair, can you explain the method of applying please? .. More

  • 'Youth are the spark of the fire…' not found in the Hadeeth literature Date: 25-7-2015

    Assalāmu 'alaykum. Is this a authentic narration?The Prophet (saw.) said:"The youth are the spark of the fire and the fire can help you or can burn you. Indeed their victory will come in the hands of the youth, and the supplication of the elder."[al mu'jam al kabeer] .. More

  • Hadeeth about bees turning honey sweet with prayer is apparently fabricated Date: 24-7-2015

    AssalamuAlikum. My question is, is the following narration authentic?"In one narration it states that the Most Beloved Prophet Muhammad Mustafa (Peace and blessings of Allah Almighty be upon him) asked a bee on how is it that honey is always sweet. Then the Beloved Prophet Muhammad Mustafa (Peace and blessings of Allah Almighty be upon him) informed.. More