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Assalamu Alaikum I understand that injections do not invalidate fasting. Does this pertain to any type of injection? I am asking this because someone told me that taking heroine as an injection does not invalidate fasting. I know heroine is unlawful, but I did not know if it breask the fast… read more »
Follwing two things are included in backbiting 1. To share your frustration with your friend about an ill deed done with you by someone. This is to relieve your misery. 2. To discuss someone’s ill acts with your fiends to safeguard youself and to get assisstance from your friend. Answer … read more »
Assalamu Alaikkum I am having some doubts about Gheebath/Gheebah (Backbiting). Kindly clarify the following Backbiting non muslims is allowed? (It is such a case that not their physical defects mentioned, their false character or behavior is only mentioned) If not so, do we have to seek pardon from them for backbiting? I have heard that… read more »
Can you mention the reference for this narration? الصيام جنة ما لم يخرقها صاحبها وخرقها الغيبة Answer This narration appears in Musannaf ‘Abdur Razzaq as the statement of Hafsah bintu Sirin (rahimahallah). (Musannaf ‘Abdur Razzaq, Hadith: 7895) The opening words; ‘Fasting is a shield’ also appear in Sahih Bukhari, Sahih Muslim and other… read more »
Is this Hadith authentic? Two women were fasting. A man said, “O Messenger of Allah! There are two women who are fasting and they have nearly perished out of thirst.” Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) remained silent. The man returned midday and said, “O Prophet of Allah! They are near death.” Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa… read more »
Question Is the following Hadith authentic? Backbiting is worse than adultery? Answer These words have been reported as a Hadith with several very weak chains. It is therefore not suitable to quote this statement as a Hadith of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam). Imam Bayhaqi (rahimahullah) has recorded these words in Shu’abul Iman as… read more »
Can you kindly translate Al ‘Iraqi’s assessment of this Hadith: حديث جابر عن انس: خمس يفطرن الصائم الكذب والغيبة والنميمة واليمين الكاذبة والنظر بشهوة قال العراقي: أخرجه الأزدي في الضعفاء من رواية جابان عن انس وقوله جابر تصحيف قال أبو حاتم الرازي هذا كذاب Translation: There are five things that break the fast, Speaking lies, backbiting,… read more »