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Seeking forgiveness in Rajab

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Kindly verify the following narration. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Seek much forgiveness from Allah in Rajab because in every hour (of the month) Allah frees people from the fire” Answer This Hadith is recorded in Musnadul Firdaws. ‘Allamah Suyuti (rahimahullah) has cited this narration in his book on fabricated narrations. This Hadith should… read more »

Is there punishment in Ramadan?

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I have heard “During the month of Ramadan Allah stops the punishment of the grave for everyone buried.” Is it true? Answer Hafiz Ibn Rajab (rahimahullah) has quoted a narration that is reported with a weak chain (by Imam Bayhaqi) from Sayyiduna Anas (radiyallahu’anhu) that he said: ‘Indeed the punishment of the grave is uplifted/halted… read more »

An unauthentic virtue of fasting and spending the night in worship in Rajab

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Is this Hadith authentic? من صام يوما من رجب وقام ليلة من لياليه بعثه الله تعالى آمنا يوم القيامة ومر على الصراط وهو يهلل ويكبر   Answer Imam Daylami (rahimahullah) has recorded this Hadith on  the authority of Sayyiduna Jabir (radiyallahu ‘anhu). However, the chain consists of a liar. The Hadith is therefore not suitable… read more »

Good deeds carried out during the four sacred months hold greater reward

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Who is this attributed to and please mention the reference? اختص الله أربعة أشهر جعلهن حرما وعظم حرماتهن وجعل الذنب فيهن أعظم وجعل العمل الصالح والأجر أعظم   Answer Imam Tabari and Imam Ibn Abi Hatim (rahimahumallah) have recorded this as the statement of Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Abbas (radiyallahu ‘anhuma). (Tafsir Tabari; Jami’ul Bayan and… read more »

Detailed books on Mustalahul Hadith

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Could you please recommend a few detailed books in Mustalah which are readily available. Please include books that are in English or Arabic. Books in Urdu can also be included.   Answer The field of Hadith terminology is very very vast, and has a rich vein of content. Hereunder is a brief list of some… read more »