567 fatwas

  • Story about Moses and repentant man probably from Israa'eeliyyaat Date: 17-1-2017

    What is the classification of this hadith or story? And what book is it found in? It was narrated that in the days that Moses, peace be upon him, wandered with Bani Israeel (the Jews) in the desert, an intense drought befell them. Together, they raised their hands towards the heavens, praying for the blessed rain to come. Then, to the astonishment.. More

  • Hadeeth of Ibn 'Abbaas about effeminates inauthentic Date: 10-1-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I have heard a hadith. It states that Ibn 'Abbaas, may Allah be pleased with him, said that transgenders are the result of sexual interaction between a husband and a wife while the wife has her menses. Could you kindly inform me regarding the authenticity of this hadith? May Allaah reward you. .. More

  • Hadeeth about Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, and 'Ali eating bird is weak Date: 9-1-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. Is this hadith authentic? Anas Ibn Malik narrated, “There was a bird with the Prophet, sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam, so he supplicated, O Allaah, bring me the most beloved creation to you to eat this bird with me.' So 'Ali, may Allaah be pleased with him, came and ate the bird with him.”At-Tirmidhi and others .. More

  • Story about Prophet Sulaymaan and fish Date: 9-1-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu, Shaykh. I have heard a story about a fish at the time of Prophet Sulaymaan, peace be upon him, who ate all food that was prepared; is that a true story? And if it is, then can you please mention it? May Allaah reward you, Shaykh. .. More

  • Ahaadeeth about preferred days for Hijaamah weak Date: 3-1-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum, Shaykh. Is there any authentic hadith that speaks about particular sessions or days for Hijaamah (cupping)? If so then what is the wisdom behind such instruction? .. More

  • Hadeeth about river in Paradise for `Ali, Al-Hasan, and Al-Husayn fabricated Date: 3-1-2017

    Our Shaykh, is the following hadth true, or is it from the books of the Shias? “Surely, a river of milk flows in heaven, for Ali, Hussain, and Hasan, and all those who have love for these three shall enter the garden with no misery.” .. More

  • Authenticity of hadeeth: “When your leaders are the best of you...” Date: 28-12-2016

    Is this hadith authentic: Abu Hurayrah, may Allaah be pleased with him, said,“When your leaders are the best of you, the richest are the most generous among you, and your affairs are consulted among you, then the surface of the earth is better for you than its belly. And when your leaders are the worst of you, the richest are the stingiest among.. More

  • Report about devils chained by Sulaymaan in sea Date: 24-12-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Thank you for looking into my inquiry. There is a hadith that says that there are devils in the oceans that were imprisoned by Prophet Sulayman, peace be upon him, and that they will come out in the future and preach false revelation to the people. I heard this hadith was in Muslim and was narrated by Abdullaah ibn ‘Amr ibn Al-‘Aas: .. More

  • Hadeeth about tree in Paradise that recreates amusement of world weak Date: 22-12-2016

    Ibn ‘Abbaas said, "The extended shade (mentioned in verse 56:30) is a tree in Paradise. Its trunk will be so long that it will take a fast horse rider 100 years to travel from one side to the other. The people of Paradise will leave their rooms and go to the shade of the tree to talk to each another. They will talk about the amusements of the world.. More

  • Hadeeth about placing hands under navel in prayer is weak by consensus Date: 15-12-2016

    Why do you classify the hadiths about placing the hands below the navel (in the prayer) as weak when the great Muhaddith (Hadith specialist)Is-haaq ibn Rahawayh classified them as authentic? .. More

  • Report of Ibn ‘Abbaas about seven earths inauthentic Date: 9-12-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. Is this hadith authentic? Ahmad ibn Ya’qub At-Thaqafi narrated to us, “Ubayd ibn Ghannam narrated to us, ‘‘Ali ibn Hakim narrated to us, ‘Sharik narrated to us, from ‘Ata, from Abu l-Duha, from Ibn ‘Abbaas, [that] he said in regards to His (Exalted is He) statement ‘And of the earth the like thereof,’ ‘Seven.. More

  • Report about huge ruby in Paradise is from Israa'eeliyyaat Date: 7-12-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu. In Ibn Abi Shaybah's Book of Paradise and Hell, there is the following hadith (35168):In paradise, there is a ruby in which 70,000 homes are present, and in every home 70,000 Hoors (the maidens of Paradise) are present and only a Prophet, a truthful one, a martyr, a righteous leader, and another person.. More

  • Ibn 'Abbaas' statement about motion of sun Date: 21-11-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. What is the meaning of this hadith, and is it authentic? Does it contradict science? It was narrated from Ibn Abbas, "The sun is like flowing water, running in its course in the sky during the day. When it sets, it travels in its course beneath the earth until it rises in the east.” He said, “The same is true in the case of the.. More

  • Contradicting Jarh and Ta’deel statements about narrator Date: 16-11-2016

    What should be our principle for a narrator if it was found that the Jarh wa Ta’deel(criticizing and praising) of him contradict each other? .. More

  • When husband and wife hold hands, their sins fall away... Date: 11-11-2016

    Assalaamu alaykum. I want to know the authenticity of the following hadith: When the husband and wife hold hands, their sins fall away from between their fingers. .. More