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Status of the Fast of 15th Sha’ban

http://hadithanswers.com/the-fast-of-15th-shaban/ Question What is the status of the fasting on the day of the 15th of Sha’ban. I have read conflicting rulings regarding this. Could you kindly shed some light and clarify this in the light of Hadith? Jazakallah. Answer Although it’s not a proven sunnah, one may observe this …

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Rajab FAQ

RAJAB IS THE MONTH TO SOW THE SEEDS, SHA’BAN TO IRRIGATE AND RAMADAN TO REAP THE HARVEST Question Can you mention the reference and Arabic for this? “Rajab is the month to sow the seeds. Sha’ban is the month to irrigate the crop and Ramadan is the month to reap …

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Alleged Origin of Tashahhud

Question: Did Tashahhud really originate on the night of Miʿrāj during a conversation between Allāh ﷻ, the Prophet ﷺ and Jibrīl? Answer:   The alleged incident in the question has been written in many books. The shortest version is that of ʿAbd al-Laṭīf b. al-Malak ؒ, also known as Ibn Firishtah, in his Mabāriq al-Azhār. This is the same …

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The Date of Mi’raj

www.hadithanswers.com Question Is there any conclusive evidence to suggest that the 27th night of Rajab is the night of Mi’raj? Answer The 27th of Rajab is popular among the masses, and is indeed the view of some Scholars. Therefore it cannot be discredited totally. However, it is important to note …

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Does the giver also receive the reward of Esaale Sawaab?

Nasihah (Advice): Gain Rizq through charity   Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah Radhiyallahu Anhu reports from Rasulullah Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam that Allah Ta’ala has said, “Spend, O son of Adam, and I shall spend on you.” (Bukhari)   ________________________________________________   Question and Answer:     If you give sadaqah in someone else’s name, …

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Second Conquest of Constantinople & Emergence of Dajjaal?

  Question: If there will be no second conquest of Constantinople, what then is the meaning of those narrations that speak of the ’emergence of dajjal’ shortly after this conquest. This land was conquered in the year 857 A.H (1453), about 565 years ago, and to date there has been …

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Should The Rajab Dua be Read after every Salah

www.nawadir.org Should the Rajab Duʿāʾ be read after every Ṣalāh? Question Is it Sunnah to recite اللهم بارك لنا في رجب وشعبان وبلغنا رمضان after every Ṣalāh in Rajab? بسم الله الرحمن الرحیم Answer Anas ibn Mālik (d. 93/711-2) (may Allah be pleased with him) says that when the month …

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Authenticity Of The Rajab Du’a

http://hadithanswers.com/authenticity-of-the-rajab-dua/ Question The following du’a is commonly recited at the beginning of Rajab, Is it authentic? Some people say it’s baseless and should not be read. Allahumma barik lana fi Rajab wa Shaban wa balighna Ramadan. Answer Sayyiduna Anas Ibn Malik (radiyallahu’anhu) reports that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) would recite the …

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Authenticity Of Rajab is ALLAH’s Month Hadith

Authenticity of Rajab is Allah’s month narration Question Is the following narration “Rajab is Allah’s month, Shaʿbān is my month, and Ramaḍān is my nation’s month” authentic as it is commonly circulated? بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم Answer Imam Aḥmad ibn Ḥanbal (d. 241/855) categorised this narration as munkar (unknown)[1] and subsequently …

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