What Does The Narration “Allah created Adam In His/his Image” Mean?

Answered by Salman Younas Question: I have heard a hadtih mentioned several times but not sure about its authenticity and meaning. The hadith mentions that Allah (swt) created Man in his image (or in the image of his face). Can you please explain this? Answer: Walaikum assalam I pray you are well and in the […]

Is There Consensus Regarding The Superiority of Abu Bakr?

Answered by Shaykh Gibril Haddad Question: Is there a valid difference of opinion among the Ahly Sunnah regarding the superiority of Abu Bakr over all the other companions? If so, who narrated consensus regarding this point? Answer: Consensus over the superiority of Abu Bakr (Allah be pleased with him) over all other Companions within Sunni […]

What Is The View Of Sunni Scholarship Regarding Exorcism?

Answered by Shaykh Gibril Haddad Question: I was listening to the “Stories of the Companions” by a certain popular Islamic personality and he clearly stated that there is no such thing as exorcism in Islam and that it is impossible for the jinn and devils to possess or control humans. He said that this is […]

Having Hatred for a Sinful Person & Falsely Accusing Someone of Fornication

Answered by Mufti Muhammad ibn Adam Question : Having Hatred for a Sinful Person & Falsely Accusing Someone of Fornication In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful, Answer:  To begin with, we must always remember that although we should detest sins and acts of sin, but it is never permitted to hate and […]

Sayyiduna Khadir (upon him be peace)

Answered by Mufti Muhammad ibn Adam Question : Sayyiduna Khadir (upon him be peace) Answer :  The great Hadith expert (Hafidh), Imam Ibn Hajar al-Asqalani (Allah have mercy on Him) deals with aspects related to Sayyiduna Khadir (or as some call him, Khidar, Peace be upon him) in his monumental commentary of Sahih al-Bukhari, ‘Fath […]

Where is Allah

Answered by Mufti Muhammad ibn Adam Question : Where is Allah Answer : The issue of “Where is Allah?” is something that was never debated or made a matter of dispute among the Muslims throughout the ages and eras. Unfortunately, due to immense ignorance about our deen, certain Muslims spend and waist their precious time […]

Some major signs of Qiyamah

Answered by Mufti Muahmmad ibn Adam Question : Some major signs of Qiyamah. Answer : There are many major and minor signs of that will occur before the Day of Judgment (qiyamah). Many of the minor signs have occurred and continue to do so. All the Prophets informed their people of the signs of Qiyamah. […]

Having doubts about Allah

Answered by Mufti Muhammad ibn Adam Question : Having doubts about Allah. In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful Answer : Having doubts in Allah Almighty is natural and one should avoid being too concerned about them. In fact, doubts and evil thoughts are a sign of one’s faith. Sayyiduna Abu Huraira (Allah […]

Establishing matters of Aqidah with Hadith Ahad.

Mufti Muhmmad ibn Adam Question : Establishing matters of Aqidah with Hadith Ahad. Could you please explain the difference between Ahad and Mutawatir Hadith? In particular, could you specify how many narrations make a Hadith Mutawatir? Also, are Ahad hadith taken into Aqidah or only Mutawatir? In the name of Allah, Most Compassionate, Most Merciful, […]