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How should I dispose the islamic material?

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Question Kindly advise on how Islamic literature should be disposed. I have many Islamic magazines, pamphlets and newsletter lying around at home. I know that I am not allowed to throw them in the bin as they contain verses from the Qur’an, the name of Allah and the Hadith. What is the best way of… read more »

The harms of eating to one’s fill

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Is there a saying of Sayyidatuna ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) which is as follows: ‘The first bid’ah of this ummah is to eat a full (stomach)’ What is the authenticity, reference and commentary for this Hadith?   Answer Sayyidatuna ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu’anha) is reported to have said: ‘The first calamity to have crept in the ummah after Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi… read more »

Harut and Marut

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Were Harut and Marut Angels?   Answer There is a difference of opinion among the Mufassirun regarding this. Hafiz Ibn Kathir (rahimahullah) says, ‘Many of the pious predecessors were of the view that they were Angels.’ (Refer: Tafsir Ibn Kathir, and Ma’ariful Quran, Surah Baqarah, Verse: 102. Also see: Fathul Bari, before Hadith: 5763, vol…. read more »

The hill of Rawha, its masjid and well.

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A famous well between Badr and Madinah by the name of Bir Rauha has been mentioned as a place where 70 Ambiyaa passed by. Is this authentic? Also, is there any significance to the water of this well from Hadith or Pious Predecessors?   Answer The Masjid at Rawha Sayyiduna ‘Amr ibn ‘Awf (radiyallahu’anhu) reports that Rasulullah… read more »

The importance of respect in our Din

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I have heard many quote this statement as a Hadith: Din in it’s entirety is Adab. Can you confirm this?   Answer I haven’t seen this as a Hadith in the popular Hadith sources. This is more commonly cited as the statement of the salaf (pious predecessors). Among them is ‘Allamah Ibnul Qayyim (rahimahullah) in… read more »

Status of the famous du’a for Ramadan

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How authentic is the following du’a to be recited at the approach of Ramadan? اَللّٰهُمَّ سَلّمْنِيْ لِرَمَضانَ وَسَلّمْ رَمَضانَ لِيْ وَسَلّمْه لِي مُتَقَبَّلا Allahumma sallimni li Ramadana, wa sallim Ramadana li, wa sallimhu li mutaqabbala. Answer Sayyiduna ‘Ubadah ibn Samit (radiyallahu’anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ’alayhi wasallam) use to teach the Sahabah (radiyallahu’anhum) the following… read more »

Du’as for protection against evil eye (nazar)

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Are there any du’as in the Hadith to be recited for the protection from nazar (evil eye) for children? Answer 1) Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) use to seek Allah Ta’ala’s protection for Sayyiduna Hasan and Sayyiduna Husayn (radiyallahu ‘anhuma) with the following words: اعيذكما بكلمات الله… read more »

He who rectifies his relationship with Allah…

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Is the following a Hadith of Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam)?: من أصلح ما بينه وبين الله أصلح الله ما بينه و بين خلقه Whoever rectifies his relationship with Allah, Allah will rectify his relationship with the people.   Answer Imam Daylami (rahimahullah) has cited this as a Hadith of Rasulullah (salallahu’alayhi wasallam). (Al-Firdaws, Hadith:… read more »