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Isn't this hadith about sunset unscientific?

The simplest answer is that what the Prophet (saws) may be describing is not something that we can observe in the dimensions that we live in. There are plenty of phenomena that the Qur'an and the ...
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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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Why did Khan translate "ثَوْبِ" into "beds" in his translation of Sahih Bukhari?

The hadith you are referring to is in Sahih al-Bukhari 2581, abridged to the phrase you are concerned about its translation: لاَ تُؤْذِينِي فِي عَائِشَةَ فَإِنَّ الْوَحْىَ لَمْ يَأْتِنِي وَأَنَا فِي ...
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Is reciting 'salat o salam' in mehfil(gathering) allowed in Islam?

Well in this general question there is nothing wrong with reading quran in a gathering. The salat & salam is also perfectly fine and it is also presribed to do so. Also, doing that in a gathering ...
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Does the tailbone (coccyx) not decay?

Although I haven't seen any coccyx decomposition studies, there seems to be no scientific reason to believe that the coccyx decomposes at a dissimilar rate to the rest of the human skeleton. Nor ...
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Bukhari hadith collection on Sunnah.com

Note that the authors of sunnah.com for some strange reasons didn't translate the introductions of the subtitles or subsections in sahih al-Bukhari. They only translated the ahadith which are counted ...
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Do Sunni Muslims consider whole Bukhari as 100% authentic?

Imam al-Bukhari himself indicated that his collection was not 100% Sahih as per the way he would transmit the narration, and there are several. Imams like ad-Daraqutni, al-Aqili, ibn Hazem and even ...
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Does the tailbone (coccyx) not decay?

I'd like to point at the commentary of an other hadith from sahih al-Bukhari i found in fath al-Barry of ibn Hajar al-'Asqalani about a linguistic Issue in the hadith narrations: It's the fact that " ...
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Isn't this hadith about sunset unscientific?

What does the Qur'an say about the prostration of the sun: If you search in the Qur'an you will find a lots of Verses who tell us that the sun does prostrate and some who tell/indicate us "how&...
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Who is bukhari Sharif?

Sahih Bukhari was written by a famous Scholar Muhammad al-Bukhari. He came at the time of Abbasid Caliphate around 800 AD. He was born in 810 and died in 870 at the age of 60. He was born in ...
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Isn't this hadith about sunset unscientific?

As a student who is studying physics, I can say you that; we have Relative and absolute motion. For example I am sitting behind my PC so my velocity is zero, this is true if we disregard this point, ...
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How many ahad hadith are there in Sahih Bukhari?

I found an upper bound for the amount of ahad hadiths of both sahihs in a statement of ibn Hajjar al-'Asqalani (in his book called al-Madkhal fi osol al-Hadith المدخل في أصول الحديث) saying it is ...
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What exactly are the conditions of al-Bukhari and Muslim?

The conditions are those relating to the credibility level of the people in the narration chain. First, a clarification: the conditions of Al-Bukhāri (Arabic: شرط البخاري) relate solely to his book Al-...
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Why did Khan translate "ثَوْبِ" into "beds" in his translation of Sahih Bukhari?

To supplement III-AK-III's answer: Consider the following hadith for usage of ثوب as a blanket: ولا يفضي الرجل إلى الرجل في ثوب واحد a man should not lie with another man under one covering — Sahih ...
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A question on the preservation of the Quran

Asalaam alaikum As muslims we believe without any doubt in articles of faith and to believe in the revealed books are one of them. thus there should not be any question regarding the authenticity or ...
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Prophet spitting water on someone's face What does it mean?

...While I am in the world, I am the Light of the world." 6When He had said this, He spat on the ground, and made clay of the spittle, and applied the clay to his eyes, 7and said to him, "Go, wash in ...
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Original Copies of Muhammad al-Bukhari's Books?

None of the answers given so far seems satisfactory to me. As none of the answers shows a date of compilation of the copy presented as the original. An original manuscript of Sahih al-Bukhari in ...
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Does All-Mighty Allah has a particular shape? (Sahih al-Bukhari Page 1021, No.7437, A-Soltaniah Edition)

Allah doesn't have a shape but the hadith you quoted doesn't imply that either. Note that صورة (sura) in Islamic gnostic/philosophical literature is usually translated to 'form' or 'image' not 'shape'....
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Bukari Hadith Reference

The ahadith narrated by abu Hurraira on the matter and which at least seem to go ahead with parts of your quote are the two similar (or identical ahadith) from sahih al-Bukhari quoted in Chapter: How ...
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Can someone tell me where "Women are not created weaker but more generous than men" is in Bukhari or Muslim?

As Aboudi says it seems dodgy, I am by no means a scholar but I believe this hadith/qoute is fabricated. Also couldn't find this in any of the Kittabal-Sittah(Muslim,Bukhari,Abu Dawud, Tirmdhi, ...
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The Prophet Muhammad's Response to Aisha

The simple and short answer a response of the Prophet () is not quoted in any of both Sahihs (neither in Sahih al-Bukhari nor in Sahih Muslim). In fact they only quoted the jealous reaction of 'Aishah ...
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Where can I find the complete sanad of ahadiths online in English?

Wa Alaikum As Salam. I will share a site that I love to use (may Allah (ﷻ) increase the managers of this project in blessings): QaalaRasulallah. Per their "about" section: "This site provides the most ...
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Is there a hadith saying something like "Fear the man/person who leaves everything to Allah"?

I think Medi1Saif is referring to: Narrated Abu Huraira: Allah's Messenger (ﷺ) said, "Allah said, 'I will declare war against him who shows hostility to a pious worshipper of Mine. And the most ...
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What did the Prophet (pbuh) mean when he said "We have more right to be in doubt than Abraham"?

According to the majority opinion, Abraham عليه السلام was not in doubt. The explanation of the hadith is that when some of the people heard the verse (2:260) they misinterpreted it and said that ...
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Sun, Sunset, Sunrise, Orbits and Allah's Throne

A hadith is Sahih means that its chain is connected and that all the links in it are trustworthy and competent people. But they are still human so it is possible that one of the narrators made a ...
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Which ahadith quoted in al-Mustadrak are present in one or both sahihs?

Among these ahadith which are quoted in either one or both sahihsyou may find: In the book of Adab (in al-Mustadrak and in sahih al-Bukhari): The Prophet (ﷺ) said, "The most awful (meanest) name ...
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What do these parts of Bukhari trying to say?

As-salamu alaikum! The mentioned ahadith show that the prophet, peace and blessings of Allah be upon him, allowed girls to sing in his presence on the day of Eid. It was narrated that Buraydah said:...
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Isn't this hadith about sunset unscientific?

It is unscientific. There's no other way around it. Muhammad believed the sun set in a pool of murky water. This is also in the Qur'an itself: Qur’an 18:83-86—And they ask you about Dhul-Qarnain. ...
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Isn't this hadith about sunset unscientific?

Rise and set of the sun is what we humans view daily. The content of hadith talks about viewing the rising of Sun from the west. Even in Bible the language use is rise and set. The sun rises and the ...
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Can I perform Wudu during bathing, while in nude?

All Praise to Allah Subhan o Taala and blessings on Prophet Muhammad peace be upon him His Family and Companions Yes you can perform Wudhu during Bathing performing all of the steps with making an ...
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