In Islam, what does it mean if one is thinking/speaking of something and then it occurs or they hear about it straight after e.g. thinking about a place and someone else brings it up, or thinking/speaking about someone and then you see them?
I am a doctor. Currently I am busy with my young children. Therefore I am unable to practice and so unable to use my knowledge for the benefit of others? Will I be questioned about it?
Q 31:34 reads:
Verily the knowledge of the Hour is with Allah (alone). It is He Who sends down rain, and He Who knows what is in the wombs. Nor does any one know what it is that he will earn on the morrow: Nor does any one know in what land he is to die. Verily with Allah is full knowledge and He is acquainted (with all things).
Now we know some of these things.…
I have two questions. I have read books by Mr Ghamidi and other renowned scholars and I have come to a conclusion that if you don’t have a reasonable understanding of Arabic language you cannot base your own ideology or conformity of belief, regarding the meanings of Qur’an. At the same time we must appreciate that no one today can allocate time to learn Arabic in its true form and good teachers are also not…
I wanted to ask is the following oft-cited narrative, ascribed to the Prophet (pbuh) is authentic? “Seek knowledge even (if you have to go to) China.” Some scholars maintain that it is not a Hadith. Does any reliable book of hadith quote it?