Hajre Aswad Pieces

Q: How many stones are there in the Hajre Aswad (Black Stone in the Kabah, Makkah)? A: The Hajre Aswad is originally one stone. When it was taken away by the Qaramita it was broken into several pieces. The Hajre Aswad was returned and today comprises approximately 16 pieces. Mufti Siraj Desai

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Hajre Aswad Pieces

Q: How many stones are there in the Hajre Aswad (Black Stone in the Kabah, Makkah)? A: The Hajre Aswad is originally one stone. When it was taken away by the Qaramita it was broken into several pieces. The Hajre Aswad was returned and today comprises approximately 16 pieces. Mufti Siraj Desai

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Difference Between Nabi and Rasool

Q: What's the difference between a Nabi and a Rasool? A: Imam Fakhruddeen Raazi has explained the differences between a Rasool (prophet) and a Nabi (messenger). A Rasool is one who has performed miracles and has received a new Divine book. He establishes a new code of law (Shar'iah) and abrogates the previous code of […]

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Difference Between Nabi and Rasool

Q: What's the difference between a Nabi and a Rasool? A: Imam Fakhruddeen Raazi has explained the differences between a Rasool (prophet) and a Nabi (messenger). A Rasool is one who has performed miracles and has received a new Divine book. He establishes a new code of law (Shar'iah) and abrogates the previous code of […]

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Alqama bin Wa’il

Q: We have a dispute in our class of rijal and we would like your advice. Was 'Alqama bin Wa'il in his mother's womb when his father Wa'il bin Hujr died? Or was it Abdul Jabbar bin Wa'il who was in his mother's womb when his father (Wa'il bin Hujr) died? A: There are both […]

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Alqama bin Wa’il

Q: We have a dispute in our class of rijal and we would like your advice. Was 'Alqama bin Wa'il in his mother's womb when his father Wa'il bin Hujr died? Or was it Abdul Jabbar bin Wa'il who was in his mother's womb when his father (Wa'il bin Hujr) died? A: There are both […]

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Prophet Dawood (David) alaihis salaam

Q: Can you tell me about Prophet Dawood (David) alaihis salaam and the zaboor (Psalms)? A: Nabi Dawood (Alayhis Salaam) is from the progeny of Nabi Ya'qoob (Alayhis Salaam) and a Nabi from the Bani Israa'eel. After the slaying of Jaaloot (Goliath) by Nabi Dawood, the Bani Israa'eel began to love and honour him. Thereafter […]

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Prophet Dawood (David) alaihis salaam

Q: Can you tell me about Prophet Dawood (David) alaihis salaam and the zaboor (Psalms)? A: Nabi Dawood (Alayhis Salaam) is from the progeny of Nabi Ya'qoob (Alayhis Salaam) and a Nabi from the Bani Israa'eel. After the slaying of Jaaloot (Goliath) by Nabi Dawood, the Bani Israa'eel began to love and honour him. Thereafter […]

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Abdul Muttalib

Q. A certain scholar has mentioned that Abdul Mutalib is in jahannum. His proof is a hadith in Muslim Shareef. He also said that the parents of our Nabi Muhammad (sallallahu alayhi wasallam) are in jahannum, quoting a hadith in Abu Dawood shareef. What is the view of the ulema on this? A: Indeed, that […]

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