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Questions seeking to understand the interpretation of a hadith, its context or its meaning. If you're explicitly seeking its authenticity, rather than its meaning, use the "authenticity" tag.

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Discrepancies regarding the story of Safi Ibn Sayyad

I have some questions regarding the story of Safi Ibn Sayyad. It is narrated in: https://sunnah.com/bukhari:1354, we understand that this young boy named Safi ibn Sayyad was accused of possibly being ...
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Imitation of animals and sending salutations with your hand

It is narrated in https://sunnah.com/abudawud:840: when one of you prostrates himself he must not kneel in the manner of camel, but should put down his hands before his knees. It is narrated in ...
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Can you not inherited form non Arabs?

A Hadith in Imam Malik's Muwatta Chapter: 27, Faraid 14 states Imam Malik's Muwatta Yahya related to me from Malik from a reliable source of his who had heard Said ibn al-Musayyab say, ''Umar ibn al-...
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How to interpret Hadith about Universe creation

Allah, the Exalted and Glorious, created the clay on Saturday and He created the mountains on Sunday and He created the trees on Monday and He created the things entailing labour on Tuesday and ...
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What is the meaning of hadith grading "Sahih in Chain"?

What is the definition and authenticity of a hadith graded "Sahih in Chain" and can it be used as evidence? An example of "Sahih in Chain" being used from Asharis: Assemble is: ...
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A proper understanding of the wording for this narration

It is narrated in as-Sunnah: Al-Lalika’i narrated in as-Sunnah that Ibn Umar said: A man came to Abu Bakr and said, ‘Do you see adultery as a decree (of Allah)?’ He said, ‘Yes.’ He said, ‘So Allah ...
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Ahadeeth concerning the ones who do not fight us

When it comes to these two ahadeeth from the prophet (sws): "Verily, the worst transgressors to Allah are those who kill in the sacred mosque, those who kill whoever did not fight him, or those ...
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What is the correct method of wiping the body after reading the last 3 surahs?

Aishah [R.A] reported that the Messenger of Allah [S.A.W] used to recite "Qul huwallahu ahad", "Qul a'oothu birrabilfalaq" and "Qul a'oothu birrabinnaas" every night when he went to sleep, then wiped ...
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Are these two ahadith about guardian marriage contradicting each other?

I know a woman should take her guardian's will for marriage before proposing to marry someone and if her guardian refuses her right to marry then his guardianship becomes void and that she can choose ...
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Did the Prophet (SAW) have a sex slave?

It was narrated from Anas, that the Messenger of Allah had a female slave with whom he had intercourse, but 'Aishah and Hafsah would not leave him alone until he said that she was forbidden for him. ...
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Need help dismantling these claims!

This is a copy paste of the article I had come across. The story follows prior to the events of Banu Qurayzah. From this examination, we find that the first perpetrators of the attack was instigated ...
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Do women have to tolerate abuse from their husbands?

So, I saw this Fatwa on islamqa and it quoted a Hadith. This part of the Hadith says: Shall I not tell you about your women in Paradise?” We said: Yes, O Messenger of Allah. He said: “The loving and ...
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Athar of Umar about employing non-muslims

It is narrated: Imaam Ahmad reported that Abu Moosa al-Ash’ari (may Allaah be pleased with him) said: “I said to ‘Umar (may Allaah be pleased with him). ‘I have a Christian scribe.’ He said, ‘What is ...
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Send tidings to the disbelievers?

It is narrated in: http://sunnah.com/urn/1316410/ It was narrated from Salim that his father said: “A Bedouin came to the Prophet (ﷺ) and said: ‘O Messenger of Allah, my father used to uphold the ...
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Is a caste system an obligated boundary within a nikah?

It is narrated in: In Kitab ul-Athar: Imam Muhammad (RA) has reported from Umar Radiallahu Anhu saying: “I shall issue an operative order that no girl from some high and recognized family should be ...
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The rasool (swl) recieving gifts

It is narrated in: https://sunnah.com/tirmidhi:3946 "A man from Banu Fazarah gave a gift to the Prophet (ﷺ) of she-camel from his camels which they had taken at Al-Ghabah. So he reciprocated for ...
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Giving a man 20 lashes for calling him a jew

Is narrated in Tirmidhi, Hadith Number 1024: The Prophet (peace be upon him) said: "When a man calls another a Jew give him twenty lashes, when he calls someone a mukhannath give him twenty ...
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Is there no punishment for homosexual intercourse w brother [duplicate]

Sahih al-Bukhari 5105 Says that u are no longer able to lawfully marry a person (I forgot who this Specific person is in relation to the sinner) but my contention is that wouldn’t that mean u wouldn’t ...
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Generalization of certain interactions with non-muslims

It is narrated in https://sunnah.com/muslim:2167a: Do not greet the Jews and the Christians before they greet you and when you meet any one of them on the roads force him to go to the narrowest part ...
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Athar regarding adornment of slave-girls

حدثنا أبو بكر قال: حدثنا وكيع، قال: حدثنا أسامة بن زيد، عن أبي حازم، عن سهل بن سعد: أنهم مروا عليه بجارية قد زينت، فدعا بها ونظر إليها وأجلسها في حجره ومسح على رأسها ودعا لها بالبركة 22790- Narrated ...
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Explanation for hadith "Were it not for Bani Israel, meat would not decay"

What is the explanation for these ahadeeth regarding the spoilage of meat related to the Israelite? How where they responsible for the fact of food rotting or becoming stale? The Prophet (ﷺ) said, as ...
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Is selling an Umm Walad allowed?

Context of this hadith Sunan Ibn Majah 2517 We used to sell our slave women and the mothers of our children (Umahat Awaldina) when the Prophet (ﷺ) was still living among us, and we did not see ...
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Kufr in friendship with kafirs

It is narrated in: https://sunnah.com/tirmidhi:2378 "A man is upon the religion of his friend, so let one of you look at whom he befriends." From this narration, does it mean that if ...
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A proper understanding of equality in salvation

It is narrated in: https://sunnah.com/mishkat:111 I asked, “Messenger of God, what happens to the offspring of believers?’’ He replied, “They are joined to their parents." I asked, “Although ...
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What did the rasool (swl) mean by this?

It is narrated in https://sunnah.com/bukhari:5191: 'Will you heed what I say, O Allah's Messenger (ﷺ)? We, the people of Quraish used to have power over our women, but when we arrived at Medina we ...
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Does the rule of certainty apply even if you feel urine coming out while doing istinja, but you can't find evidence of urine?

I was doing istinja and felt some urine come out. I checked to see if there was actually urine by checking my private part. I saw a water drop stay on the penis and then drop into the toilet, but this ...
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Hadith on non menstrual bleeding

Can someone shed some context on this hadith? What is meant by a "kick in the womb": It was narrated from Aisha that Umm Habibah bint Jahsh who was married to ‘Abdur-Rahman bin ‘Awf ...
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If I were to take a video of a man fully clothed, not an inch of skin showing, would this be okay, since it’s just my clothes not a living being?

I imagine it as taking a picture of a tree, but there is a man behind it, not visible. Would this be halal as the clothing is the only thing visible which has no soul? Even the eyes would be covered.
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Is the "distance of 500 years" mentioned in the hadiths, a distance of walking?

Assalamu Aleikum, I'd like to ask what our prophet meant when he said, "There are 500 years of distance between each heaven." I mean, is this '500 years' by walking/marching? I have read ...
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Confused regarding this specific hadith

So I was reading this article, and I read these 2 ahadith in it. and it goes like this, Allah created some people for hell and some people for paradise. My initial understanding of this hadith was ...
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Does the mutual curse between Prophet and Abu amir qualify as Mubahala?

Martin lings in his work "the life of prophet" mentions an incident of first hijri. This is much before the revelation of Quran verse 3:61 for mubahala A "monk" who went by name ...
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Devil teaching a companion to use ayatul kursi against shayateen

A devil used to visit and steal from baytul maal of muslims. When he was caught for 3rd consecutive night he taught the companion Abu hurayrah to recite ayatul kursi for protection from shayateen. ...
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Did Islam have point completions during the times of respective prophets?

Quran 5:3 tells the religion is completed. We cannot assume that Allah gave incomplete religions to followers of prophet Adam, Noah, Ibrahim, musa and eesa. Does the below report of bukhari support ...
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Did earlier prophets do meraj in their times?

This question Did earlier prophets also travel on buraq? tells implicitly that earlier prophets do isra (journey by land) There is no further information whether isra was succeeded by meraj in their ...
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Did earlier prophets also travel on buraq?

Anas (ra) relates that the Prophet (saw) said, “I was brought the Buraq, a tall white beast, bigger than a donkey, smaller than a mule. It could place his hooves at the farthest boundary of his gaze. ...
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What does it mean that one day would be like one year during Dajjal's reign?

I have read the complete story of how Dajjal would come and rule over the whole world except for mecca and medina It is also mentioned that these 40 days would be different then other days because ...
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Did prophet sulayman understand "machine level language"

There are reports where a wolf spoke and a bull spoke to humans. Face value it appears they spoke to humans in the human language and can be interpreted as "high level langauage"[1] Quran ...
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Can ablution alleviate physical illness?

A brother was enduring terrible headache. He said Allah put a thought in his mind, of doing ablution. Immediately after ablution, he said "a huge relief" Given we have reports saying ...
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Do a husband and Father come under purview of 4:59

Quran 4:59 says obey those who are in authority over you (ulil amr) Quran 4:34 says men are incharge of women. Further a hadith tells men are like a shepherd for his sheep. All of you are shepherds ...
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How can clouds be formed without the creation of water upon which was Allah?

What is the authenticity of this hadith? The Prophet ﷺ was asked, “Where was Allah before He created His creation?’ He said: “He was above the clouds, below which was air, and above which was air. ...
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Hadith explanation Sunan An Nasai 3959

Sunan An Nasai 3959. This has not weakened my Iman at all I just want context on what the hadith actually means
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Why there are differences between the sunni and shia hadiths (in terms of books, ravi's etc)?

I recently came to know that they are 6 main books of hadees of Ahle-Sunnat (Sahih Bukhari and Sahih Muslim and others) while Ahle-Tashee has 4 books along Nahjul-Balaga. It made me to think, Why ...
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What is the ruling for waging war in cities?

Sahih Bukhari (52:256) - The Prophet... was asked whether it was permissible to attack the pagan warriors at night with the probability of exposing their women and children to danger. The Prophet ...
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Is the hadith about Sun and other heavenly bodies being created after Earth authentic?

In this narration itsays that this is sahih but I don't know if all scholars think the same. A sound tradition from the Messenger of God told us by Hannad b. al-Sari, who also said that he read all of ...
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Why did prophet muhammad pbuh hit aisha ra (his wife) and make her have pain

In this hadith prophet muhammad a.s hit aisha since I'm guessing she make them be stuck in area without any water but why did he make it painful tho?
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What is meant by 'to kill game?' (5:95)

Surah al ma'idah (5:95) O  believers! Do not kill game while on pilgrimage. Whoever kills game intentionally must compensate by offering its equivalence—as judged by two just men among you—to be ...
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Does the wife in the hadith annoy her husband in the earth or jannah im still confused about the hadith

assalamualaikum warahmatullahi wabarakatuh This hadith says : Sunan Ibn Majah 2014 Im confused about the line his wife among the houris? does it take place in paradise or earth
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Which eye of dajjal is blind, right or left?

In the first it says SAHIH MUSLIM BOOK 41, HADITH NUMBER 7005. Chapter : Account of the Dajjal and his features and what would be along with. Ibn Umar reported that Allah’s Messenger (may peace be ...
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How do Ahmadis justify their belief that Jesus (as) is dead?

What are some of the sources Ahmadis use from Quran and Hadith to argue that Jesus (as) is dead?
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How is this hadith understood?

Recorded in Sirah al-Nabawiyyah and Mustadrak al-Hakim: I am a black man who is black, foul smelling with an ugly face. If I fight these people until I am killed where will I be. He said "In ...

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