1027 fatwas

  • Scholars' statements about Saheeh Ibn Khuzaymah Date: 11-10-2017

    Was Ibn Khuzaymah lenient in Hadith according to scholars? What have they said about his Saheeh? .. More

  • Hadeeth about Saarah in tyrant's palace authentic Date: 11-10-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaah. Shaykh, I came across a hadith in Saheeh Al-Bukhaari about Ibraaheem's (Abraham), peace be upon him, wife Sarah. As seen here: https://islamweb.net/ehajj/article/108801/the-story-of-prophet-ibraheem-i Allah made the tyrant king's hand rigid before he could take hold of her. Some quote that she performed ablution.. More

  • Ibn Hajar's classification of Hadeeth as Hasan Date: 11-10-2017

    I was wondering, if Ibn Hajar declares a hadith to be Hasan (good), does that mean that it might be weak to him? I heard a scholar say that that is what it implies? Is this true? .. More

  • Meaning of hadeeth: 'Whoever calls his Muslim brother: O Kaafir…' Date: 9-10-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I want to ask two questions about the following hadith: "Whoever calls his Muslim brother O Kaafir (disbeliever), then if he is not Kaafir it rebounces back to the one who said it." I have found different interpretations regarding this hadith by different reliable and renowned scholars of different Schools of Thought: 1... More

  • Story about ‘Umar killing man who rejected Prophet's judgment inauthentic Date: 9-10-2017

    There is a story of a man who went to Abu Bakr for judgement after going and receiving judgement from the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam,and Abu Bakr turns him away, so he proceeds to ‘Umar, who, upon hearing that he has already received a judgement of the Prophet, sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam,kills him. Is this story authentic? .. More

  • Hadeeth about supplication on Friday wiping sins of 80 years fabricated Date: 8-10-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I want to know the grade of authenticity of the hadith which states that uttering a special supplication after the ‘Asr prayer on Friday will wipe out 80 years of sin. May Allah reward you. .. More

  • Authenticity of two stories about Prophet, sallallahu alayhi wa sallam Date: 8-10-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. There are two widespread stories about the Prophet, sallallaahu alayhi wa sallam, in our locatity which are even mentioned in the school text book. Is there any basis of these stories? 1) Once, a beggar came to the prophet and asked for food. The Prophet did not give him food but bought an axe and gave it to him. Then he went to.. More

  • Holding ceremony to honor students and slaughtering cow for this purpose Date: 5-10-2017

    Salaam. My grandpa established a madrasa in my village. Every year, the madrasa arranges a prize-giving ceremony in honor of the students' results, and they have a program for it. Many Islamic speakers also come and give speeches. The madrasa also arranges a feast in this occasion, and they buy and sacrifice a cow to arrange dinner for the guests. Is.. More

  • No hadeeth determined lifespan of Muslim nation Date: 4-10-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I have read a hadith which says that the lifespan of this Ummah (community) covers 1500 years. I am not talking about the Day of Judgement but about the lifespan of this Ummah, after which there will be no Muslims on earth. Could you please provide more information regarding this hadith? May Allah reward you. May Allah bless this.. More

  • Whether Mawqoof hadeeth strengthens weak Marfoo‘ hadeeth Date: 2-10-2017

    I was wondering, can a weak hadith be corroborated by Mawqoof (attributed to a Companion) narrations from the Companions? For example, what if they are about matters of the Unseen? .. More

  • Authenticity of additional part in hadeeth Date: 18-9-2017

    I have a question on hadith grades. If a hadith from a primary source of Hadith appears in another book with a different wording, and the author gives the hadith a particular grade, does this grade apply to the words found in the primary source as well? For example, this hadith from Musnad Ahmad (primary source): Abu Hurayrah, may Allah be pleased with.. More

  • Degree of hadeeth: ‘The best gift to children from parents is good manners’ Date: 13-9-2017

    "The best gift to children from parents is their correct training." This hadith is from At-tirmthi. I want to know whether it is Saheeh (authentic), and I need the hadith number urgently. .. More

  • Refuting allegations against credibility of Hadeeth Date: 13-9-2017

    Assalaam alaykom. Thank you for the previous replies. Recently, I started a conversation with a Quranist in order to convince him that one cannot reject the Hadith. Basically, I have been able to deal with most of his arguments except for the following one, in which he uses the science of Hadith itself to refute its authenticity, especially that of.. More

  • O people! Say there is no god worthy of worship except Allah and you will be successful Date: 13-9-2017

    What is the authenticity of the following hadith: "O people! Say there is no god worthy of worship except Allah and you will be successful," which is quoted in Tafsir Ibn Kathir (Abridged) [vol.10, Darussalam, pp. 623-624]? .. More

  • Definition of Hasan and Hasan-Ghareeb hadeeth Date: 12-9-2017

    I was wondering what is meant by At-Tirmidhi when he calls a hadith Hasan or Hasan-Ghareeb? Does it mean that the hadith is sound? I heard someone say that it means the hadith is weak. .. More