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  • The Dead Hearing People Before Burial Date: 29-1-2019

    Assalamoalaykum, I know that once a person is lowered in the grave, he/she can hear the footsteps of the people who came to bury him/her. But, due to my curiosity, I want to ask you what happens to the person who passed away BUT BEFORE his/her BURIAL? I mean, can he/she hear the people .. More

  • The deceased is not tormented for the sins of his children Date: 24-2-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. My mom and my brother went to my dad's gravethe other day, and they found two holes just under his headstone. My brother filled two buckets of soil to to cover the holes, but it did not cover all of it. My mum asked a shaykh, and he said something like that it must be a punishment because of his children's sins. Is this true? My dad.. More

  • The souls of the dead returning to the world Date: 3-5-2014

    Assalamualaikum sheikh .... i want to know can the souls of the death return to this world... I read ibn al qayyum said the souls are free to roam..if it is true how can we refute sufis who say we can ask help from dead since there souls are free to roam in this word and hence can help them .. More

  • Deeds that save from the torment of the grave Date: 8-3-2012

    I would like to know the deeds which illuminate the grave. I heard that whoever memorizes Surat Al-Mulk (Chapter 67), will have a grave filled with light. .. More

  • Torment in the grave according to the sins Date: 7-3-2012

    When the torment of the grave is over, does this mean that I will not be tortured in the Hereafter?.. More

  • The dead remember the living Date: 6-3-2012

    Can the deceased person remember his family members and relatives who are still alive? .. More

  • Stages of life a person goes through after birth Date: 15-2-2012

    There is a Hadeeth narrated by Ibn Al-Qayyim, may Allaah have mercy upon him, that reads, “Allaah The Almighty makes life three stages; the life of this world, the life of Al-Barzakh and the life of the permanent settlement (i.e. the Hereafter)?” I would like to know more about it. .. More

  • No connection between the torment of the grave and the Reckoning Date: 15-2-2012

    Please allow me to ask you the following question which I have been asked but I could not answer. When someone dies, is he either tortured in the grave or on the Day of Reckoning? My question is on this part is; When the Messenger, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam, was taken up to the seven heavens, he saw different kinds of punishment. My question.. More

  • The destiny and state of deceased Muslim children Date: 9-2-2012

    I gave birth to a girl who died when she was one year and two months old. Where do children go after they die? Does she see or hear me when I visit her grave and talk to her? Where will I see her on the Day of Judgment?.. More

  • Memorizing the Quran in the grave Date: 6-12-2011

    Will angels help the Muslim who did not memorize the Quran in this life to memorize it in his grave?.. More

  • The delight and torment of the grave is a fact Date: 5-12-2011

    In a television program, some people claimed that there is no such thing as punishment in the grave. This contradicts the verse in which Allaah The Almighty Says (what means): {The Fire, they are exposed to it morning and evening.}[Quran 40:45] How can we refute this?.. More

  • Does Attention Deficit Disorder affect questioning of the angels in the grave? Date: 1-12-2011

    Salam alaikum wa rahmatAllah wa barakatuhu, I am just reading about the groups of angels on your German page. I have a question regarding the questions in the grave. Due to my (illness) Attention Deficit Disorder, I have problems understanding questions correctly, this happens actually in all tests and exams and I always have to ask for the exact meaning,.. More

  • The torment and bliss of the grave are absolutely true Date: 12-9-2011

    What is the ruling on those who do not believe in matters of the creed, such as the torment in the grave, and reject them alleging that such issues are based on Aahaad Hadeeths (Hadeeths whose chains of transmission consist of few narrators i.e., not more than two narrators in each stage of the chain), and claiming that such type of Hadeeths do not.. More

  • Buried or not, man is questioned and experiences torment or bliss Date: 11-9-2011

    Is the dead person who is placed in the morgue refrigerator for many months before burial questioned in this place or is his questioning delayed until after his burial?.. More

  • Muslims tested in their graves Date: 8-9-2011

    Is a person tested in his grave after his death? .. More