Imam Nawawi

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A narration regarding raising the hands in Salah

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Sayyiduna Jabir ibn Samurah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) relates that once Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) came out towards us and said: “Why is it that I see you all raising your hands as though they are the tails of stubborn horses. Be tranquil in Salah”. [Sahih Muslim, Hadith: 430] Please explain the context of this Hadith and is it referring …

اخرج الترمذی من حدیث عمر بن الخطاب رضی اللہ عنہ قال: کان رسول اللہ صلی اللہ علیہ وسلم: اذا رفع … yes, it sahih? What level stand for the hadith?

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اخرج الترمذی من حدیث عمر بن الخطاب رضی اللہ عنہ قال: کان رسول اللہ صلی اللہ علیہ وسلم: اذا رفع یدیہ فی الدعاء لم یحطھما حتی یمسح بھما وجھہ؛ و اخرج ابو داود عن حدیث ابن عباس رضی اللہ عنھما وقال فیہ: فاذا فرغتم فامسحوا بھا وجوھکم, is hadith? If yes, it sahih? What level… read more »

Can Jumu’ah be performed before Zawaal?

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As Salaamu alaykum, Respected Mufti Waseem K. (DB), What is the  narration for evidence to make Jumuah Salah before zawal in the Hanbali madhhab. Wa Alaikum Assalaam, الجواب و بالله التوفيق The evidence which is used in the Hanbali Madhab to state that Jumuah Salah can be performed before Zawal is the following: 1.Jabir bin… read more »

Women cutting their hair

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Question I have been told that there is a hadeeth in Muslim, where Abu Salamah bin Abdur Rahman narrates that the wives of the Prophet (S.A.W) would cut their hair until it became wafra (hanging over the shoulder) and upon it Imam Nawawi comments that this shows the permissibility of women cutting their hair. I… read more »