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Is there any authentic hadith that the complete Salawat is " اللهم صل علی محمد و آل محمد" ? (Sunni view)

There are several ways that Prophet Mohamed (pbuh) had taught the Muslims on how to do salawat and what to say. Some are as followed: حَدَّثَنِي سَعِيدُ بْنُ يَحْيَى، حَدَّثَنَا أَبِي، حَدَّثَنَا ...
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Is this hadith authentic? "Only an honorable man treats women with honor and integrity...."

Lets start with what is authentic, Quran says about the marital relationship addressing husbands: ... And live with them in kindness. ... (4:19) And addressing the wives or women: ...And due to ...
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Authenticity of statement attributed to Abu Bakr: "If I had one foot in paradise, I would still fear Allah's deception"

This narration is not found in any of the authentic collections of Hadeeth. From the answer to this question on IslamQA: ما يذكره بعض الناس عن أبي بكر رضي الله عنه - ويحكيه بعضهم عن عمر رضي الله ...
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Which part of the Christian Bible is corrupted?

The Qur'an itself doesn't use the word "Bible", but "Torah", "Zabur" and "Injeel" which were revealed to Moses, David and Jesus respectively. Meanwhile, the Bible was written by some 40 authors, many ...
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What is the authenticity of the hadith "if you eat meat for 40 days, those qualities will come within you"?

The exact words that you quoted are not in any Sunni book that I have come across. However, a hadith attributed to 'Ali ibn Abi Tālib — not to the Prophet — was documented by Muhammad al-Munawi in ...
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Is this hadith about remedies of every disease sahih?

The hadith is basically correct in its meaning, similar authentic reports may be found elsewhere, for example: ما أنزل الله داء إلا أنزل له شفاء There is no disease that Allah has created, except ...
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Was the body of Prophet Muhammad SAW decomposing?

Well refuting or answering questions of anti-Islam or anti-sunnah etc. websites is not the purpose of this site. I'm answering this with a focus on source identification or reference-request and check ...
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What is the authenticity of the hadith that says "women were created for nothing but evil"?

The hadith is as follows: قالت عائشة: دخل علي رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم بسرف وقد نفست وأنا منكسة، فقال لي: " أنفست؟ " فقلت: نعم، يا رسول الله، ولا أحسب النساء خلقن إلا للشر، فقال: " ...
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Has anybody ever compiled a book of Shia authentic Hadiths?

First let me address your concern about claims that Shia hadith books are not reliable. Quiet conversely, Shia hadiths are generally more reliable for some reasons among which are these two: Shia ...
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Is the hadith "Allah has chosen the Arabs above others" reliable, and how does it not contradict "no virtue for an Arab over a non-Arab"?

The hadith of the farewell pilgrimage is strong and well known, it is also in agreement with the Quran: يا أيها الناس إنا خلقناكم من ذكر وأنثى وجعلناكم شعوبا وقبائل لتعارفوا إن أكرمكم عند الله أتقاكم ...
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How can we trust the authenticity of the Koran and of Muhammad?

It is not that Quran is trusted because Mohammad (PBUH) is trusted. It is the reverse! The main miracle of the Mohammad (PBUH) is Quran. The prophethood of Mohammad (PBUH) is accepted because Quran is ...
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Is Sahih al-Bukhari considered as 100% authentic by Sunni scholars?

First of all i have to correct some information in your question. The full name of sahih al-Bukhari and its meaning al-Bukhari was born in Bukhara which nowadays isn't located in Iran but in ...
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Authenticity of Kanz al-Ummal?

Anyone who have basic knowledge of hadees science knows that their are many types of collections of ahadees from which sahih is the type in which the collector/author tries his best to make sure that ...
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Did the Prophet (saw) say "acquire knowledge, it enables its possessor to distinguish right from wrong..."?

The quote you provided seems to be adopted in part from a weak hadith that can be found in Hilyat al-Awliyā' (Arabic: حلية الأولياء وطبقات الأصفياء), vol. 1, pp. 238-239, as documented by Abu Nuaym ...
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Is the hadith of the pond of Khumm authentic? If so, what is the sunni view on it?

The hadith of the pond of Khumm (Arabic: حدیث غدیر خم) has multiple versions, and a multitude of interpretations based on these different versions. The Sunni view is that the hadith is not an ...
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Hadith: I don't eat until I'm hungry

This statement doesn't appear in any sahih book as it is even doubtful if it was a hadith at all. The only author who apparently attributed it to the prophet () was Burhan ad-Dyn al-Halabi (from ...
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Source and authentication of "Jihad Will Be Performed Until The Coming of the Hour"

Its meaning is correct and supported in many other ways as well. From the Koran: وَقَاتِلُوهُمْ حَتَّىٰ لَا تَكُونَ فِتْنَةٌ وَيَكُونَ الدِّينُ كُلُّهُ لِلَّـهِ And fight them until there ...
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Did the Prophet (SAW) have a sex slave?

Having sex with a slave that one owns is permissible in Islam as they are "those your right hand possesses" as mentioned in the verses 23:6 and 4:3. The relation is not much different from a ...
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Hadith regarding a donkey that came to the prophet S.A.W

The hadith of a donkey reporting its owner is compiled in the book of ibn Hebban called the scarred people " المجروحين " (2/328) (which means their narration is not thrusworthy) while quoting Muhammad ...
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Is the hadith "two things of your world were made lovely to me, perfume and women" authentic?

The Hadeeth below is graded Saheeh (authentic). Hadeeth in question حَدَّثَنِي الشَّيْخُ الإِمَامُ أَبُو عَبْدِ الرَّحْمَنِ النَّسَائِيُّ، قَالَ أَخْبَرَنَا الْحُسَيْنُ بْنُ عِيسَى الْقُومَسِيُّ، ...
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Why is the quran as well as some hadiths considered perfectly preserved while other hadiths are not?

As you say, there's verses of the Qur'an which say it's protected by Allah: Indeed, it is We who sent down the Qur'an and indeed, We will be its guardian. Qur'an 15:9 (see also Qur'an 41:42) Thus, ...
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Is Al badi a name of Allah ?

There is a difference of opinions on whether Al-Badee' (Arabic: البديع) is one of the names of Allah. The name generally means the Originator. The majority of scholars do not consider Al-Badee' to be ...
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Is there a hadith "whoever shoots at a living creature for sport is cursed" and is it authentic?

Yes, there is an authentic hadith to that effect in Sahih Muslim in the book of hunting, slaughter, and what may be eaten: حَدَّثَنِي زُهَيْرُ بْنُ حَرْبٍ، حَدَّثَنَا هُشَيْمٌ، أَخْبَرَنَا أَبُو ...
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How reliable is the quote "70 sins between you and [Allah] is much lighter than... just one sin between you and the people" by Sufyan al-Thawri?

Known sources of this statement This statement was attributed to Sufyan a-Thawri by abu Laith as-Smarqandi in his Tanbeeh al-Ghafilyn bi ahadithi sayyid al-Mursalynتنبيه الغافلين بأحاديث سيد الأنبياء ...
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How reliable is the hadith "the woman is Awrah"?

The hadith is reliable since it has its authentic (sahīh, Arabic: صحيح) chains, albeit not through Jami' at-Tirmidhi 1173. To understand where the Islam Q&A article comes from, one has to ...
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Is the Hadith about the ink of the scholar being holier than the blood of the martyr authentic?

The hadith you are inquiring about is: مداد حبر العالم أقدس من دم الشهيد The ink of the scholar is holier than the blood of the martyr. I could not find the hadith in Al-Jāmi' as Saghīr, nor ...
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Sunan ibn Majah & suckling

On the authenticity of the hadith Basically the matter which creates confusion in this narratiion is primarily is the addition: ... and a tame sheep came in and ate it This addition was compiled ...
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Is this hadith about remedies of every disease sahih?

Just as an addition to the given answer. There are basically two reasons as to why scholars declared the hadith from Sunan abi Dawod as da'if: (I've add a transliteration/translation of the full ...
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Is this hadith about women emerging from home authentic?

The hadith has been recorded by Tabarani and has been weakened because of the weakness of the transmitter سوار بن مصعب. See e.g. Silsilah al-Da’eefah 1781. The meaning however is correct. Generally ...
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The authenticity and true meaning of this hadith: Abu bakr (Ra)and Umar (Ra) are the Masters of the Adults of Paradise

This hadith was narrated different ways but most Islamic scholars believe that it is fabricated. Also, in content it is not true, because there are a lot of hadiths which mentioned every one enters in ...
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