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  • Karaamaat; Supernatural Abilities Date: 3-10-2019

    Alsalamu Alaykum, I am confused about the matter of karamas for awliya and transgression in dua. On one hand, the scholars say it is not permissible to ask for something impossible as that is transgression, and on the other I have heard that it is ok because some awliya of Allah have impossible things happening to them. For example, if a teen asks Allah.. More

  • The Karaamah of Aasif Ibn Barkhiyah with the Queen of Sheba Date: 8-10-2018

    assalamu alikum it is known that Mojazaat and karamaat happen on the hands of Prophets and Auliya with the permission of Allah and auliyah dont have ikhtiyaar on their karamah.then how is it possible that Asif bin Barkhiyā already knew that he can brought Queen of Sheba's throne to Solomon peace be upon him? some people claim that auliyah have.. More

  • Karaamaat (supernatural abilities) Date: 29-7-2018

    My question is regarding believing in Karamat stories of famous Awliya. In India, there lived a famous Faqih and Wali named Ashraf Ali Thanwi (May Allah have mercy on his soul). In reading one of his translated books, I found stories regarding to his Karamat with which I am struggling with. Number 1: An admirer of him said, the market was on fire and.. More

  • The Sacred Tree of Maryam Date: 25-1-2018

    Asalam alaikumA friend gave me what he said is the secred tree of maryam as a gift. I would like to know if there is such a thing and what i should do with it thank you .. More

  • Prophets' rewards greater than that of martyrs even if they were not martyrs Date: 9-3-2017

    Is it true that all Prophets are martyrs and that they will receive the reward of martyrs in the Hereafter from Allah, the Almighty? .. More

  • Using Ibn Al-Qayyim's book Ar-Rooh to prove extraordinary matters of Sufi leaders Date: 26-3-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. In our country, Bangladesh, many Sufis quote various miracles from the book of Imam Ibn Al-Qayyim, may Allaah have mercy upon him, named "Ar-Rooh" to prove their claim about the miracles of their Sufi leaders. I want to know in details about this book. Was it really written by Imam Ibn Al-Qayyim? .. More

  • ʻUthmaan's Ibn Affaan's knowledge of his approaching death Date: 26-3-2016

    It is said that no one knows when, where, and how they will die, but ʻUthmaan, may Allaah be pleased with him,knew that he would be killed and also dreamt that the prophet, sallallaahu ʻalayhi wa sallam, toldhim that if he continued his fast, he would break it with him. It seems contradictory, and Allaah knows best. Can u answer my question.. More

  • Definition of Al-'Ilm Al-Ladunni Date: 1-2-2016

    What is Al-'Ilm Al-Ladunni ? Is it based upon the Quran and Sunnah ? .. More

  • A person may have premonitions about his imminent death Date: 24-1-2016

    My mom told me that one of her grandmothers died while saying that she was going to die that day and that she died that very same day while supplicating. Can this story be believed. Please answer my question directly because I am a bit confused about the links to various fatwas that u have sent previously. .. More

  • Sufis cite ‘Uthman's Karaamah as evidence that the dead can help the living Date: 20-4-2015

    Assalamualaikum warahmatulahi wabarkatahu sheikh. ..is this narration authentic? Sufis use this narration to prove that dead can help even after their death‘Uthman Ghani, may Allah be pleased with Him, said that when the enemy surrounded his house and stopped the household from receiving water, they were thirsty for many days. ‘Uthman said: One.. More

  • Knowledge of the Unseen belongs exclusively to Allaah Date: 7-8-2014

    Assalamualaikum sheikh ....how authentic is this hadeeth nd does it apply that we can from the people who are absent Maymuna bint Harith, the blessed wife of Prophet (Peace be upon her) narrates: The Prophet (Peace be upon him) was doing Wudhu for Tahajjud Salaah at the home of Hazrat Maimuna (radi Allahu anha). He suddenly called out three times, "Labbaik,.. More

  • The story of Abu Muslim Al-Khawlaani being thrown into the fire Date: 10-4-2014

    As-salaamu 3laikum, I have heard that when anything involving specific people is mentioned in the Qur'an especially a miracle, that type of occurrence is unique and will never happen again. However, I also heard that a pious Muslim was living in an area where someone claimed to be a false prophet. The people tried to burn him to death but it didn't.. More

  • Select devout people may be inspired with some knowledge of the unseen Date: 29-1-2014

    Assalaam alaikum We criticize the extreme sufis when they claim the knowledge of ghaib. but in return they are saying that the one we call sheikh ul islaam, i.e ibn taymiyah, his student ibn qayyim says abt him in madaarij as salikeen. 1) "We read in Madarij al-Salekin, Volume 2 page 489: Then he (Ibn Taymiyyah) told the people and the commanders in.. More

  • Numerous supernatural events occurred to honor the allies of Allaah Date: 7-3-2012

    Were there supernatural events through which Allaah the Exalted honored the martyrs from among the Companions, may Allaah be pleased with them, and the Taabi‘is, may Allaah have mercy upon them?.. More

  • Rank of a slave depends on obedience to Allaah The Almighty and adherence to the Sunnah Date: 6-3-2012

    I used to see light while walking, on my arm, and while reciting the Quran, but now I do not see it anymore. Why is that?.. More