Category Hadith

Hadith with regard to eating & drinking while standing

Question: Respected Sheikh, what do you say regarding the Hadith of Ibn Umar that stated: “We used to used to eat in the time of the Prophet and we were walking, and drink while we were standing?” Answer: This hadith is defective. It was narrated by Imam Ahmed, at-Tirmidi, Ibn Maajah, and Ibn Hibbaan in […]

Benefits deduced from Authentic Hadith: “I will give the Banner tomorrow.”

In the name of Allah, the most Gracious, the most Merciful All Thanks is due to Allah, and May His Peace and Blessings be upon His Last and Final Messenger Muhammad ﷺ. Praise is due to Allah, we praise Him, ask His help, and seek refuge in Him; he whom Allah guides no one can […]

What are the authentic adhkaar to make after the adhaan

The sunnah for whomever hears the adhaan is to say the same as the muadhin except when the muadhin says, “haya ‘allasala or falaah”, you should say, “la hawla wa la quwataa ila billah.” After that it is the sunnah to make salah on the Prophet salla Allahu ‘alayhi wasalam as was narrated in Saheeh […]

The authenticity of the hadith about 73 sects

Question: What is the authenticity of the hadith about 73 sects? Answer: This hadith is authentically attributed to the Prophet salla Allahu ‘alayhi wasalama. It was narrated from different directions and by several companions radiya Allahu ‘anhum. Some of the later scholars have criticized the authenticity of this hadith, and raised some questions about it, […]