Few Masaa’il From a Hadeeth Regarding Doubtful Matters

In The Name of Allaah, The Most Merciful, The Bestower of Mercy

Al- Hasan ibn Ali [radiyallaahu anhu] said: I memorized from Allaah’s Messenger [sallal laahu alayhi wasallam]: “Leave that which makes you doubt for that which does not make you doubt.”
[Reported Tirmidhee Number 2518]

Few Masaa’il From This Hadeeth

[1] Affairs can become confusing [unclear or doubtful] for a Muslim.

[2] Doubt and confusion is solely attributed to the person and not to the [authentic] proofs [in the religion].

[3] The manner in which to solve this problem, is to distance oneself from doubtful matters and avoid them.


Al-Arba’oonah Hadeethaa Fee Usoolil Fiqh. page 30. By Shaikh Muhammad Baazmool [hafidhahullaah]

slightly paraphrased

ibaadah, pearls of wisdom, protection