Imam Nawawi

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Imam Nawawi’s View on Taqleed

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Last two times , 8 didnt got my answer , i hope this time i will . There are two views of imam al nawawi , first is – 3] Imam al-Nawawi writes in Al-Majmu‘ Sharh Al-Muhadhdhab:“The second view is it is obligatory (yalzamuhu) for him to follow one particular school, and that was the… read more »

Duaa in Salah

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I am really confused about how to make duaa for salat and i have many doubts? (Read the entire thing to understand what i am saying has it is not in right order) Are we allowed to make duaa after fard prayer and by that i mean like for example in Zuhr prayer after… read more »

Proof for Istibraa

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Assalamualaikum. I do istibraa (eg. cough, steps) after toilet to clear the leftover urine. However, some brother has asked for reference of this practice from hadith or life of sahaba. Could you please provide reference for the satisfaction of brothers. Jazakallahukhair. Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful…. read more »

Du’as for removing difficulties and worries

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What du’a should one read when faced with problems and difficulties? Answer 1) Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah Ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) reports that when Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) was distressed he would recite: ‘La ilaha illalahul ‘Azimul Halim, La ilaha illallahu Rabbul ‘Arshil ‘Azim, La ilaha illallahu Rabbus Samawati Wa Rabbul Ardi Wa Rabbul ‘Arshil Karim’… read more »

Sitting and drinking water

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Looking at the narrations below, what is the Sunnah? To stand and drink, or to sit whilst drinking? a) Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said “No person should stand and drink water, and if one forgetfully stood and drank it, it should be vomited out” (Sahih Muslim, Hadith: 2026) b) Imam Ahmad narrated that Sayyiduna ‘Ali… read more »

Abdals and Qutbs

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Which Hadiths mention the Abdals and Qutbs and what is their authenticity?   Answer Ibn Hajar (rahimahullah) states: ‘The Abdal have been mentioned in several narrations, some of them are authentic and some not. The term Qutb, has appeared in some athar (narrations from the Tabi’un and those after.)’ (Footnotes on Ar-Raf’u Wat takmil, pg.374)  … read more »

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) appointing Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu) as his vicegerent

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Kindly comment on the authenticity of the following narration as well as the correct explanation as the Shi’ah misinterpret the Hadith, Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said to Sayyiduna ‘Ali (radiyallahu ‘anhu): ‘You are to me as Harun was to Musa (‘alayhimas salam), except that there is no Nabi after me’ Answer Imam Bukhari (rahimahullah) and Imam… read more »

How did Nabi (sallalahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) reply to the sneeze of a kafir?

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Did Nabi (sallalahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) say ‘yahdikumullah wa yuslihu balakum’ in reply to the sneeze of a disbeliever? Answer Sayyiduna Abu Musa Al Ash’ari (radiyallahu ‘anhu) reports: ‘The jews would sneeze by Nabi (sallalahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) hoping that Nabi (sallalahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would say to them ‘yarhamukumullah‘ (May Allah have mercy on… read more »