559 fatwas

  • 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  sallallaahu  `alayhi  wa  sallam ( may  Allaah exalt his mention ) 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

  • Weak ahaadeeth about virtuous deeds accepted Date: 1-1-2018

    Scholars, I had some queries regarding weak hadiths: 1. Are weak hadiths acceptable in biographies or histories of the Companions for their merits? 2. If they are, then does that mean, in such instance, that the weak hadith is considered authentic/reliable? .. More

  • Hadeeth about eating food of generous and miserly Date: 28-12-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullaahi wa barakaatuhu, Shaykhs. Is it true that the food of a generous person cures disease? If yes, is it permissible to eat more than one third if the food is of a generous person with the intention of wanting to get cured? I read about an incident about Imam Ash-Shaafi‘i in which he when to visit Imam Ahmad and he mentioned.. More

  • Mawdhoo‘ narration can never be authentic Date: 28-12-2017

    Regarding this narration: ‘Abdullaah ibn Mas‘ood narrated that the Prophet,sallallaahu 'alayhi wa sallam,said, "Indeed, a woman from the wives of the people of Paradise, the whiteness of her shin is visible through seventy garments until her marrow is seen, and that is because Allaah, the Exalted, says: 'As if they are corundum and Marjan.' So.. More

  • Weakness of report about whiteness of shin of women of Paradise Date: 21-11-2017

    I was wondering about the following report: "Indeed, a woman from the people of Paradise, the whiteness of her shin is visible through seventy silk garments, as Allah says: {As if they were rubies and coral.} [Quran 55:58] As for the ruby, it is a stone; if you were to enter a wire through it, you would surely be able to see it through it." I know.. More

  • Hadeeth about the seven at whom Allah will not look is inauthentic Date: 13-11-2017

    What is the grade of this hadith: "Seven persons are such that Allah will not look at them on the Day of Judgment, nor will He purify them, nor will He include them among the learned, and Allah will enter them into Hell. They will enter Hell first, except for those who repent, as those who repent, Allah will accept their repentance: a person who.. More

  • Narrating modern-day accusations against Muslims Date: 5-11-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. In these times of tribulation, some of the Muslims have begun to accuse the Muslims of terror, murder, and other sins like drugs and alcoholism, lying, and prostitution when they see it in the Western news. They claim that because its permissible to narrate from Banu Israa‘eel (the Israelites)and that their sources are unknown and.. More

  • Degree of authenticity of hadeeth about supplicating between Thuhr and ‘Asr on Wednesday Date: 2-11-2017

    Assalaamu alaykum. I would like to know the authenticity of the following hadith: Jaabir, may Allah be pleased with him, reported, “The Messenger of Allah, sallallahu 'alayhi wa sallam,supplicated Allah in Masjid Al-Fath (in Al-Madeenah) on a Monday, a Tuesday, and a Wednesday. His supplication was accepted between the Thuhr and the ‘Asr on the.. More

  • ‘I saw my Lord (in dream) curly-haired and beardless...’ is not authentic hadeeth Date: 2-11-2017

    Is the following narration authentic from Bayhaqi? Al-Bayhaqi also narrated the hadith "I saw my Lord" in Al-Asmaa’ wa As-Sifaat with a sound chain, but with the addition: "in the form of a curly-haired, beardless young man wearing a green robe." Is this hadith true? .. More

  • Weak ahaadeeth never acceptable as evidence Date: 1-11-2017

    I had some questions about weak hadiths: 1. If a hadith has a weak chain of narration but there is another authentic hadith on the same topic or which has the same meaning, can the weak hadith be considered corroborated due to the sound hadith? 2. Is this from the methodology of the Salaf (pious predecessors)? 3. Can it be Hasan li-Ghairihi.. More

  • Hadeeth scholars' attitude toward At-Tirmithi's Hasan classification Date: 1-11-2017

    I was wondering; is there a consensus among the scholars of Hadith not to use hadiths declared Hasan (good) by At-Tirmidhi as Hujjah(authority)? .. More