1047 fatwas

  • Drinking Directly from the Mouth of Water-Skins Date: 24-4-2018

    could you please interpret the following hadith and clarify what does mean by "... drinking directly out of the mouth of a water-skin"?Abu Hurairah (ra) reported Prophet Muhammad (saw) prohibited drinking directly out of the mouth of a water-skin.This hadith is mentioned in both Bukhari and Muslim but I don't have the correct reference. I hope you'd.. More

  • Using Toothbrush Instead of Siwaak Date: 1-4-2018

    Is it true that using Miswaak instead of tooth brush is considered as a good deed because it is a Suñah as well? .. More

  • Numbering and Authentication of a Particular Hadeeth Date: 26-3-2018

    Asalamu alakium dear scholars my question is in regards to the hadeeth below:the hadeeth of ‘Amr ibn Salamah who said: “I used to memorize those words – meaning the Qur’aan – and it was as if it took root in my heart. When Makkah was conquered, then every tribe hastened to embrace Islam, and my father urged our tribe to hasten to embrace Islam... More

  • Statement on the Excellence of Abu Bakr Date: 27-2-2018

    Assalam AlaikumHe does not surpass you by performing more prayers and fasts - there are among you those who pray and fast more - but by something which deeply has embedded itself in his heart: Iman in his heart. Is this fabricated ?Also why was Abu Bakr so superior ? Why was his thinking different ? Can we strive to think similarly ? .. More

  • A Hadeeth by Shahr ibn Hawshab Date: 25-2-2018

    Aslam Alaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatahu. Someone said that the hadith of not having a beard in jannah is not authentic because of Sharh bin Hawshab, what are your opinions? If it is authentic can you give me a more precise and detailed answer, kindly?Jazakhallahun Khayran .. More

  • Aa'ishah Placing Her Finger in Her Mouth Date: 21-2-2018

    Salam aleikum could u please send me the proof that aisha r.a used to put one of her finger in the Mouth after prophet passed away when sahaba used to come to talk to her and ask about islam and rasoul Allah .. More

  • Distorting a Hadeeth is not Permissible Date: 18-2-2018

    When I was at school I did a play based on the blind man, bald man and leper Hadith.Without realizing the extent of my sin, I made changes to the revelation such as changing the bald man to a cripple.I made tawbah to Allah but I want to know if it’s kuffr if I don’t announce my mistake to everyone who watched the play?Also is it considered as disbelief.. More

  • The Story of Mukhayreeq that He Became a Muslim is not Authentic Date: 14-2-2018

    Who was Mukhayriq? Is it true that the seven gardens and the other wealth prophet Muhammad (pbuh) inherited from were used for the establishment of Waqf, the first ever "charitable endowment of Islam"? Why did he do this? Was he died as a Jew or a Muslim? What were the reasons he fought with Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) in the battle of Uhud? Is it also.. More

  • An Inauthentic Hadeeth about Gog and Magog Date: 4-2-2018

    Salàm, I read the following hadith which is authentic but what I would want is whether this hadith is a metaphor in general as it can't happen in real with a human to live long enough to leave thousand offspring behind. And if it is true that they must have been far times more than the human species and it would require a huge area to contain them.. More

  • Ruling on a Particular Hadeeth Date: 14-1-2018

    Salam aleikum there is a hadith that goes like this The People who were not tested in this dunya Will wish their skins were cut up when they see the rewards of those who were tested 5484 al jami Is this a saheeh hadith ? .. More

  • Narration about Prophet's kissing private parts of grandson is weak Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum. I hope this email finds the shaykh in good spirits. I have two questions regarding a disgusting narration which mentions that the Prophet, sallallahu 'alayhi wa sallam, kissed the private parts of Imam Hassan or Imam Hussein, may Allah be pleased with them. 1. Do any scholars accept the narration? 2. Does the narration carry.. More

  • Hadeeth reporters from Basrah Date: 3-1-2018

    I had some questions about Hadith knowledge: 1. What was the status of the people of Basrah? 2. What is the status of the narrator ‘Ali ibn Zayd? I have heard some say that he was a Shiite, so is he considered extremely weak or slightly weak? 3. Are the narrations of very weak reports written down? .. More

  • Ahaadeeth saying that afflictions are result of sins Date: 3-1-2018

    Dear brother, I have a question regarding the authenticity of some narrations. These hadiths are the following: 1. The Messenger of Allah, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam,explained the Tafseer (explanation) of this verse to ‘Ali, may Allah be pleased with him, thus, "O ‘Ali, whatever calamity befalls you, illness, afflication, or any worldly.. More

  • Hadeeth of Masrooq about visiting ‘Aa’ishah on day of Arafah Date: 3-1-2018

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuh. Please, can you inform me of the grade of authenticity of the following hadith: It is mentioned in Baihaqi and Musannaf Ibn ‘Abd Ar-Razzaaq that Masrooq, may Allah be pleased with him, went to ‘Aa’ishah, may Allah be pleased with her,on the day of Arafah. ‘Aa’ishah, may Allah be pleased.. More

  • Authenticity of hadith about virtues of night prayer Date: 3-1-2018

    Dear Sir. Thankyou for your help with regards to hadiths. May I know whether the following hadith is authentic?Salman Al-Faarisi quoted the Prophet, sallallahu ʻalayhi wa sallam,as having said: “Observe the night prayer; it was the practice of the righteous before you, and it brings you closer to your Lord, and it is penance for evil deeds and.. More