Paradise Archives - IslamQA

Find answers to your Islamic questions by Mufti Zakaria Makada (Hafizahullah), who is currently a senior lecturer in the science of Hadith and Fiqh at Madrasah Ta’leemuddeen, Isipingo Beach, South Africa.

Choosing not to get married

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Q: Is that person sinful who does not marry in this world if he/she does not find someone as relgious and God fearing as him/her in this world and wants to remain unmarried to marry somone very pious/God fearing in the Hereafter because a more religious/God fearing person will have better rewards in Paradise and… read more »

Reciting extra duas in sajdah

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Q: My question is regarding the dua said in sujud and ruku. In ruku if one says Subhan a Rabbiyal Azeem 5 or 7 times and then Subhanak Allahumma Rabbana wa Bihamdika Allahumma ighfirli and in sujud Subhan a Rabbiyal A’laa 5 or 7 times, then Subhanak Allahumma Rabbana wa Bihamdika Allahumma ighfirli and then… read more »

Hadith on maintaining family ties

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Q: It is reported in Sahih Muslim #2556 that “The severer would not enter Paradise”. Ibn Umar said that Sufyan (explained it as): “One who severs the tie of kinship would not enter Paradise” I would like to know 2 things from the above hadith: 1. Does the above hadith talk about blood relationship like your… read more »

Making dua for a person who commits suicide

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Q: Can we pray for a person who commited sucide? If yes, then I heard many times that a persom who commits sucide can’t enter paradise. A: May Allah Ta`ala forgive him. And Allah Ta’ala (الله تعالى) knows best.   Answered by: Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach) Source

Father cursing his son

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Q: If a father says to his son “if it’s true that you committed what I suspect you, May Allah curse you” and surely the son committed what his father suspected him (Though the father has confidence his son will never do that due to his (son’s) good character). Now: 1. What is the ruling… read more »

Verification of a Hadith

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Q: Kindly inform me if the following is authentic: A woman came to The Prophet ‎ﷺ and complained to him about her husband that he invites too many guests and she has become weary from preparing food for them and hosting them. The Prophet ‎ﷺ did not answer and the woman left. Sometime later The… read more »