Rajab Archives - IslamQA

One of the pioneers in online Islamic Q&A service. The site is operated under the supervision of Mufti Ebrahim Desai and his students.

Is zakaat binding upon me?

Answered by Askimam.org

Assalaamu A’laikum Category : Zakaat Suppose that I got 3 Lac Rupees from some where and I become Sahib-e-Nisaab on 13 Rajab. My salary is Rs. 2 Lac which is fully consumed in my monthly expances every month. Now on next year I got my salary on 12 Rajab and on the… read more »

Who is Yazeed ibn Mu`aawiyah?

Answered by Askimam.org

Please enlighten us on who was Yazeed ibn Mu`aawiyah? He was once the Caliph of Muslims? In which era did he live and was he considered righteous? Answer In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful. As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh. Yazid`s full name is Yazid ibn… read more »

The book; Al Adab Fi Rajab

Answered by HadithAnswers.com

How authentic is Mulla ‘Ali Al Qari’s book, Al Adab Fi Rajab and can we quote the Hadiths from it?   Answer Mulla ‘Ali Al Qari (rahimahullah) discusses different topics regarding the month of Rajab in his book, Al Adab Fi Rajab. He has not mentioned that he will only cite authentic narrations. Each narration… read more »

‘Ibadah on the nights before the two ‘Eids

Answered by HadithAnswers.com

Does any Hadith state that one should endeavour to spend night of 1st Shawwal (night of ‘Eidul Fitr) in ‘ibadah. Also, please point out to its authenticity.   Answer There are a few Hadiths that encourage ‘ibadah on the nights preceding the two ‘Eids. Here under is one of them: Sayyiduna Abu Umamah (radiyallahu’anhu) reports… read more »

Why the need for tawbah from major sins?

Answered by HadithAnswers.com

It is often said only sincere tawbah can result in major sins being forgiven, and all those virtues that mention all sins are forgiven only refer to minor sins. Please cite authentic Hadiths, that the Fuqaha have used to confirm this.   Answer In principle, Allah Ta’ala can forgive whenever He wishes. However, as you… read more »

A Hadith Qudsi regarding those who obey Allah and those who disobey Him

Answered by HadithAnswers.com

Is this Hadith authentic? ألَا قد طال شوق الأبرار إلى لقائي، وإني أشدُّ شوقًا لهم، ألَا من طلبني وجَدني، ومن طلب غيري لم يجدني، من ذا الذي أقبل عليَّ وما قبلتُه؟ من ذا الذي طرق بابي وما فتحته؟ من ذا الذي توكَّل علي وما كفيته؟ من ذا الذي دعاني وما أجبته؟ من ذا الذي سألني… read more »

Eating together is a source of blessing

Answered by HadithAnswers.com

Is this authentic? Sayyiduna ‘Umar ibn Al Khattab (radiyallahu ‘anhu) narrates that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Eat together and do not eat separately, as there is more barakah (blessings) when eating in a group”   Answer Imam Ibn Majah (rahimahullah) has recorded this narration. (Sunan Ibn Majah, Hadith: 3287)   Hafiz Ibn Rajab… read more »