589 fatwas

  • Umar's finger touching 'Aa'ishah's by mistake Date: 13-7-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. There is a hadith about ‘Umar's  may  Allaah  be  pleased  with  him finger touching‘Aa’ishah  may  Allaah  be  pleased  with  her by mistake, is this authentic? .. More

  • Hadeeth of 'Umar about learning Arabic Date: 9-7-2016

    Dear brother of Islam, there is a hadith in which 'Umar ibn Al-Khattaab said, “Learn the Arabic language; it will sharpen your wisdom.” My question is: is this hadith authentic, and in which Hadith book has it been narrated? Can you please answer this? .. More

  • Authenticity of hadeeth threatening women who wear gold Date: 9-7-2016

    Respected Brother, I read a hadith from Sunan Abu Dawood, Book 36, hadith 25, in which the prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,says, “Any women who wears a gold necklace will have a similar one of fire put on her neck on the day of ressurection, and any women who puts a gold earring in her ear will have a similar one of fire put in her ear on the.. More

  • ‘The woman has two veils...’ is fabricated or very weak hadeeth Date: 23-6-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum dear Scholars. My question is: what is the authenticity of the following narration? The narration goes as follows: The Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,said, "A woman has two veils: the first is the husband, and the second is the grave. The one that conceals more is the grave." (At-Tabaraani) Is this narration authentic or weak,.. More

  • Statement attributed to 'Ali ibn Abi Taalib Date: 17-6-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum Shaykh. I want to know about a statement attributed to 'Ali Ibn Abi Talib,who was reported to have said, “A friend cannot be considered a friend until he is tested in three occasions: at the time of your need, behind your back, and after your death.” My question is whether this saying of 'Ali Ibn Abi Talibwasever reported in any.. More

  • Hadeeth Isnaad that contains innovators Date: 8-6-2016

    Is it true that there is no hadith whose Isnaad does not have a narrator who is Ashari, Matureedi, or Shia? If no, then could you give an example of a hadith whose Isnaad does not contain such a narrator from among Ahlul-Bid'ah (an innovator)? .. More

  • Story of Tha'labah Ibn Abdur-Rahmaan either weak or fabricated Date: 7-6-2016

    Shaykh, please, can u tell me the authenticity of the below story and whether it is authentic or not? I cannot write the whole story here, so I will write its title only so that you may understand: Inspiring and Touching story of Sahaba Talaba Abdul Rahman - Protect your Gaze. It was written that he saw a woman showering but then lowered his gaze and.. More

  • Hadeeth stating that hating Banu Haashim is kufr Date: 4-6-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum dear Scholars. My question is in regards to the following narrations; are these narrations authentic or weak? Your assistance in the matter will be highly appreciated. May Allaah reward you. The narrations are as follows: Abdullah Ibn Abbas, may Allaah be pleased with him, narrated that the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,said,.. More

  • Trustworthiness of Mu'ammal ibn Ismaa'eel as hadeeth narrator Date: 26-5-2016

    Is it true that in the hadith of Wail Ibn Hujur about placing the hands on the chest in the prayer, which is found in Saheeh Ibn Khuzaimah, the narrator Mu'ammal ibn Isma'eel was declared to be 'munkar al-hadith' by Imam Al-Bukhaari? Was this narrator reliable? .. More

  • There are three people who call out to Allaah, but their supplication is not accepted Date: 23-5-2016

    Is this hadith authentic? Abu Musa, may Allaah be pleased with him, reports that the Prophet, sallallaahu ʻalayhi wa sallam,said, "There are three people who call out to Allaah, but their supplication is not accepted: 1. A man who does not divorce his wife, despite her evil character. 2. A man who is owed money, but who did not call witnesses to.. More

  • Hadeeth about people who will say 'There is no jihaad' Date: 18-5-2016

    Our Shaykh, is this hadith authentic: On the authority of Zaid bin Aslam Al-Adawi, may Allaah be pleased with him, from his father, may Allaah be pleased with him, the Messenger of Allaah, the Most High, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,said,“Jihad will remain sweet and green as long as rain continues to drop from the sky, yet there will come upon.. More

  • This narration is fabricated Date: 13-5-2016

    Asalaamu alaykum dear Scholars. My question is regarding the following narration, which goes as follows: This was narrated in Dala'el Al-Nubuwa for Imam Abu Nu'aim with an isnad including Imam Al-Bukhaari and Imam Ibn Khuzaina: Once, the prophet, sallallaahu ʻalayhi wa sallam,was sitting in a room with Aa'ishah, and he was fixing his shoes... More

  • Al-Kisaa'i's description of eve as white not verified Date: 12-5-2016

    Is the following from Qisas Al-Anbiyaa' by Al-Kisaa'i authentic?“Eve had skin that was tender and white. She was the same form as Adam except that her skin was softer and purer in colour.” .. More

  • This narration about Sawdah is very weak Date: 11-5-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum dear Scholars. My question is in regards to the following narration of Sawdahbint Zamaah, which is narrated as follows: "When Saudah first heard about the Dajjal from the Prophet, she was terrified. Being the simple person that she was, it became a hobby for the others to talk about it and frighten her and then laugh at her. On.. More

  • Hadeeth about different types of striving in the cause of Allaah Date: 11-5-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum.There is a hadith that states that once the companions of the prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,saw a young man who worked hard. The companions wished that the man would have received a greater award if he would work for the sake of Allaah. The prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,then informed the companions that if the young.. More