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What is the authenticity of the book “Muhammad (s.a.w) The Messenger of Islam: His Life and Prophecy” by Hajjah Amina Adil?

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Assalamualaikum wr wb. Please advise regarding the authenticity of the book “Muhammad (s.a.w) The Messenger of Islam: His Life and Prophecy” authored by Hajjah Amina Adil, Islamic Supreme Council of America. On page 283, the author states that “Abu Ayyub al-Ansari was a descendant of the ancient kings in Yemen”. Please comment… read more »

Suitable name for a girl

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Assalamu alaykum mufti sahab.   Please suggest a unique and meaningful name for girl.   Jazak Allahu Khair Answer In the name of Allah, Most Gracious, Most Merciful As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh In Islam we are encouraged to give meaningful names to our children. Shariah  placed a great importance in… read more »

Sahaba Named Hani

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Please can i know how many sahaba were named Hani(هانئ)and their complete names. رضي الله عنهم اجمعين Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Hafiz Ibn Hajar lists thirteen Sahaba named Hani in his book al-Isaba fi Tamyiz al-Sahaba[1]: … read more »

Reference for hadith in Hisne Haseen

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Muhtaram Assalaamu alaykum wa rahmatullahi wa barakaatuhu   I’m looking for hawaala for the following Hadeeth . Is this correct   It is stated in a Hadeeth that if a person enters his house and does the following three things: ·         Makes Salaam – (whether anyone is… read more »

Meaning of the word mazamir

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What is the meaning of the word ‘mizmar/mazamir’? Does it refer to wind instruments only or musical instruments in general?   Answer The word ‘mazamir’ primarily refers to wind instruments. However, it has come in several different usages in the Hadith. 1) Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) told Sayyiduna Abu Musa Al ‘Ash’ari (radiyallahu ‘anhu):… read more »

The number of narrations reported by Sayyiduna Husayn (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

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I have heard that Sayyiduna Husayn (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrated very few Hadiths. Can you confirm the number of Hadiths and share them with us?   Answer I have managed to source thirty four Hadiths that are reported by Sayyiduna Husayn (radiyallahu’anhuma). ‘Allamah Mizzi (rahimahullah) has documented four narrations in his kitab, titled Tuhfatul Ashraf, that… read more »