Archives: The Signs of the Hour

Is the Mahdi real or not?

June 16, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: The Signs of the Hour.

Is the hadith about the coming of Mehdi Saheeh? Because I was told by a friend of mine, that it’s not and it’s a weak hadith.   Praise be to Allaah.There are saheeh ahaadeeth that indicate that the Mahdi (peace be upon him) will appear at the end of time. He is one of the • Read More »

Signs of the Hour

June 16, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: The Signs of the Hour.

There are various sites regarding prophesies on the last days . The sites give very precise locations and happenings before the last day. Are they true ? . However in Quran there are prophesies but it does not mention the places. If there are any clear indications in Quran or in Hadith about Last Days, • Read More »

Will we see the Mahdi et al. in our lifetimes?

June 16, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: The Signs of the Hour.

I have read many signs concerning the appearance of the Mahdi, Dajjal, Prophet Isa. Signs that the Holy Prophet ( ) predicted. These signs have amazed me because they have almost all come true, or are happening at this moment. Signs such as time will pass quickly, drinking wine will increase, fornication will increase, singing • Read More »

The Dajjaal (Anti-Christ), Al-Daabbah (the Beast) and Ya’jooj and Ma’jooj (Gog and Magog)

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Can you give us an idea about the Dajjaal, Al-Daabbah and Ya’jooj and Ma’jooj?   Praise be to Allaah. There follows a brief description from the Qur’aan and Saheeh Sunnah narrated from the Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) about these three major signs that will precede the Hour and will come • Read More »

Who is the Dajjaal

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Who is the Dajjaal and what are his attributes?   Praise be to Allaah.Meaning of the word Maseeh (Messiah) There are over fifty scholarly comments on the meaning of the word Maseeh (Messiah). They said that this word is applied both to the Truthful One [True Messiah, i.e., ‘Eesa (Jesus)] and to the misleading liar • Read More »

What to do at times of fitnah and division

June 16, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: The Signs of the Hour.

Are these the times which are referred to in the hadeeth of the Messenger (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him), according to which when one of the Sahaabah asked him, “What should I do when there is too much fitnah and division?”, he replied, “Keep away from the people, and sit in your • Read More »

The Approach of the Hour

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Is the day of Judgement near as everyone seems to be committing so many sins at the moment?   Praise be to Allaah. Allaah says (interpretation of the meaning): “Draws near for mankind their reckoning, while they turn away in heedlessness.” [al-Anbiyaa’ 21:1] Ibn Katheer said in his Tafseer/exegesis (3/172): Here Allaah is pointing out that the • Read More »

The emergence of the Mahdi

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Is it told in the Quran when the Mahdi will come to save the muslims? .   Praise be to Allaah.The Muslim must understand that evidence from both the Qur’aan and Sunnah are of the same level and must be followed equally. Both the Qur’aan and Sunnah are Revelation (Wahy) from Allaah and must be • Read More »

Prophet’s prayers for refuge with Allaah and dhikr at times of tribulation and hardship

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Are there any du’aa’s that we can say at times of calamity and tribulation, such as war and the kaafirs’ attacks against Muslim countries?.   Praise be to Allaah.The Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) used to seek refuge with Allaah a great deal from trials and tribulations, as it says in • Read More »

How can we understand the strength of Israel in the context the approach of the onset of the Hour?

June 16, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: The Signs of the Hour.

The prophet(saw)said that the signs would come very quickly, also that he was the beginning of those signs…what is happening right now? how is it possible that israel is so powerfull on earth?.   Praise be to Allaah.The portents of the Hour are not all of the same degree, rather some of them are minor • Read More »

Events that will occur before the Day of Resurrection and distinguish the believers from the kaafirs

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What are the tests or trials that may occur before the last day of Judgement which will help distinguish between the Muslims and Kaafirs?.   Praise be to Allaah.The Prophet (peace and blessings of Allaah be upon him) told us of signs that will take place before the Hour begins, which the scholars have categorized • Read More »

The Hadeeth “There is no Mahdi except ‘Eesa” is not Saheeh

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Is the hadeeth (prophetic narration) “There is no Mahdi except ‘Eesa” saheeh (authentic)? Praise be to Allah.This hadeeth was narrated by Ibn Majah in his Sunan (4039). Almost all the muhadditheen (hadeeth scholars) are agreed that this hadeeth is da’eef (weak).” It was classed as da’eef by al-Bayhaqi, al-Hakim, Shaykh al-Islam Ibn Taymiyah in Manhaj • Read More »

Question about the messiah in Islam

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Who is the messiah of islam?   Praise be to Allaah.The Muslims do not pin their hopes on someone who will save or deliver them, as is the case with the Jews, the Christians and the Raafidis (Shi’ah). Islam is complete and its rulings are complete. Perhaps what is meant in the question is the • Read More »

Were the recent earthquakes caused by a disturbance in the earth’s rotation and is the direction of rotation about to be reversed?

June 16, 2014 | By islamqalive | No Comments | Filed in: The Signs of the Hour.

In recent times a message on cell phones has become widespread which speaks of the reasons for the earthquakes in Asia. This message is attributed to Dr Zaghlool al-Najjaar and the text of the message is: “Dr. Zaghlool al-Najjaar: The reason for the earthquakes in Asia is a disturbance in the earth’s rotation caused by • Read More »