Ashre Muharram 1431 Lecture 9/10 Answers

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Ashre Muharram 1431.
Lecture 9/10:  Qiyamat
Sheikh Shahnawaz Mahdavi.   26-27/12/2009
QUIZ QUESTIONS:
1. On the day of Judgement, meticulous accounting of our deeds will take place. Even committing an act with the intention of showing off to others will be recorded. What is the name given to this kind of sin?
C. Riya
2. Which sins if unforgiven are likely to incur the severest punishment on the Day of Judgement?
B. The sins that violate the rights of others.
3. Who is a ‘Muflis’ on that Day of Qiyamah?
D. The person whose goods deeds have been taken away completely.
4. Why will someone become a ‘Muflis’?
D. Because the person wronged other people and as a result his/her sins were transferred to that individual.
5. What is the equivalent reward that has been reported for someone that returns one Dirham back to its rightful owner?
B. The reward of performing 1000 Hajj and 1000 Umra.
6. What are the 3 entities (as mentioned in the lecture) that will testify against man on the day of Judgement such that man will never be able to deny his wrongdoing?
1. The Kafan around his/her own neck in which he/she will have written their own deeds on during the time spent in the grave.
2. The two angels on our shoulders who have recorded our deeds throughout our life. (‘Raqeeb’ and ‘Ateed’ – Bonus marks for mentioning names of two angels)
7. What of the following is one of the signs of the last days (‘Akhiruz Zamaan’) as reported by the Holy Prophet (SAW)?
C. The sky will rain blood.
8. Which of the following is an essential tenet of Islamic belief?
A. Belief in Rajah.
B. Belief in the personification of our deeds in the Akhirah.
C. Belief in questioning within the grave.
D. All of the above.
9. It is said that one of the signs that indicate ‘Akhiruz Zamaan’ will be the increase in the number of ‘Nasibis’. Who are the ‘Nasibis’?
The people who have enmity towards the Ahlul bayt.
10. It has been reported that 6 figures or entities will protect us from the punishment of the grave from every direction. What do these 6 figures represent?
These 6 figures will represent our deeds as follows:
1. Salaat
2. Fasting
3. Zakaat
4. Hajj
5. Umra
6. Wilayat of Imam Ali (AS) / Ahlul Bayt.
BONUS MARK: The Wilayat of Imam Ali (AS)/ Ahlul bayt will be the most luminous and beautiful of all these entities.
Ashre Muharram 1431.
Lecture 9/10:  Qiyamat
Sheikh Shahnawaz Mahdavi.   26-27/12/2009
QUIZ QUESTIONS:
1. On the day of Judgement, meticulous accounting of our deeds will take place. Even committing an act with the intention of showing off to others will be recorded. What is the name given to this kind of sin?

C. Riya

2. Which sins if unforgiven are likely to incur the severest punishment on the Day of Judgement?

B. The sins that violate the rights of others.

3. Who is a ‘Muflis’ on that Day of Qiyamah?
D. The person whose goods deeds have been taken away completely.

4. Why will someone become a ‘Muflis’?

D. Because the person wronged other people and as a result his/her sins were transferred to that individual.


5. What is the equivalent reward that has been reported for someone that returns one Dirham back to its rightful owner?

B. The reward of performing 1000 Hajj and 1000 Umra.

6. What are the 3 entities (as mentioned in the lecture) that will testify against man on the day of Judgement such that man will never be able to deny his wrongdoing?

1. The Kafan around his/her own neck in which he/she will have written their own deeds on during the time spent in the grave.

2. The two angels on our shoulders who have recorded our deeds throughout our life. (‘Raqeeb’ and ‘Ateed’ – Bonus marks for mentioning names of two angels)


7. What of the following is one of the signs of the last days (‘Akhiruz Zamaan’) as reported by the Holy Prophet (SAW)?

C. The sky will rain blood.

8. Which of the following is an essential tenet of Islamic belief?

A. Belief in Rajah.
B. Belief in the personification of our deeds in the Akhirah.
C. Belief in questioning within the grave.
D. All of the above.

9. It is said that one of the signs that indicate ‘Akhiruz Zamaan’ will be the increase in the number of ‘Nasibis’. Who are the ‘Nasibis’?

The people who have enmity towards the Ahlul bayt.

10. It has been reported that 6 figures or entities will protect us from the punishment of the grave from every direction. What do these 6 figures represent?

These 6 figures will represent our deeds as follows:

1. Salaat
2. Fasting
3. Zakaat
4. Hajj
5. Umra
6. Wilayat of Imam Ali (AS) / Ahlul Bayt.

BONUS MARK: The Wilayat of Imam Ali (AS)/ Ahlul bayt will be the most luminous and beautiful of all these entities.
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Ashre Muharram 1431 Lecture 7/8 Answers

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Ashre Muharram 1431.
Lecture 7/8:  Qiyamat
Sheikh Shahnawaz Mahdavi.   24-25/12/2009
QUIZ QUESTIONS:
1. What are the two main roles of every Prophet (AS) as mentioned in the Holy Quran?
1. To be a GIVER OF GLAD TIDINGS / ‘MUBASHIR’
2. To act as a WARNER / ‘MUNDHIR’ / ‘NADHEER’
2. Of these 2 roles which was the predominant role for Rasullulah (SAW) as stated in the Holy Quran?
To act as a WARNER / ‘MUNDHIR’
3. What are the two main types of Sins?
D. Those sins committed against Allah (SWT) and those committed against others.
4. What are the two ways (as mentioned in the lecture) of how we can prevent the punishment of the grave?
1. Performing Ghusl e Jumah – every Friday
2. Recitation of Surah Mulk
5. What is the title given to Surah Mulk?
C. ‘Nuzuul-Ar-Rahma’.
6. There are 2 types of people who will not be given the book of deeds on the day of judgement and as a result will not face any accounting.  Who are these people?
1. Those people who have no evil deeds.
2. Those people who have no good deeds.
7. The word ‘Ikdaar’ refers to those people whose good deeds will be totally wiped out. Which of the following people will NOT have their deeds wiped out completely on the Day of Judgement?
A. The people who knowingly stole the property of the Orphans.
8. The word ‘Takfeer’ refers to those people whose bad deeds will be completely wiped out on the day of Judgement? Name 2 groups of people who will fall into this category?
1. Those people who did good to their parents / whose parents are pleased with them.
2. Those people who sincerely repent to Allah (SWT) /ask for forgiveness.
9. There are some people whose evil deeds will be entirely converted into good deeds. Which verse of the Holy Quran talks about this?
D. 25:70.
10. What are the 3 conditions needed for a persons evil deeds to be converted into good ones?
1. To sincerely ask for forgiveness.
2. To believe
3. To perform good actions.
BONUS MARKS FOR:
The above three points are mentioned in the verse 25:70. Essentially the individual after sinning has to seek forgiveness with such sincere repentance that he/she will essentially turn over a new leaf in their lives.
Ashre Muharram 1431.
Lecture 7/8:  Qiyamat
Sheikh Shahnawaz Mahdavi.   24-25/12/2009
QUIZ QUESTIONS:
1. What are the two main roles of every Prophet (AS) as mentioned in the Holy Quran?

1. To be a GIVER OF GLAD TIDINGS / ‘MUBASHIR’
2. To act as a WARNER / ‘MUNDHIR’ / ‘NADHEER’

2. Of these 2 roles which was the predominant role for Rasullulah (SAW) as stated in the Holy Quran?

To act as a WARNER / ‘MUNDHIR’

3. What are the two main types of Sins?

D. Those sins committed against Allah (SWT) and those committed against others.

4. What are the two ways (as mentioned in the lecture) of how we can prevent the punishment of the grave?

1. Performing Ghusl e Jumah – every Friday
2. Recitation of Surah Mulk


5. What is the title given to Surah Mulk?

C. ‘Nuzuul-Ar-Rahma’.

6. There are 2 types of people who will not be given the book of deeds on the day of judgement and as a result will not face any accounting.  Who are these people?

1. Those people who have no evil deeds.
2. Those people who have no good deeds.


7. The word ‘Ikdaar’ refers to those people whose good deeds will be totally wiped out. Which of the following people will NOT have their deeds wiped out completely on the Day of Judgement?

A. The people who knowingly stole the property of the Orphans.

8. The word ‘Takfeer’ refers to those people whose bad deeds will be completely wiped out on the day of Judgement? Name 2 groups of people who will fall into this category?

1. Those people who did good to their parents / whose parents are pleased with them.

2. Those people who sincerely repent to Allah (SWT) /ask for forgiveness.

9. There are some people whose evil deeds will be entirely converted into good deeds. Which verse of the Holy Quran talks about this?

D. 25:70.

10. What are the 3 conditions needed for a persons evil deeds to be converted into good ones?

1. To sincerely ask for forgiveness.
2. To believe
3. To perform good actions.

BONUS MARKS FOR:
The above three points are mentioned in the verse 25:70. Essentially the individual after sinning has to seek forgiveness with such sincere repentance that he/she will essentially turn over a new leaf in their lives.
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Ashre Muharram 1431 Lecture 5/6 Answers

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Ashre Muharram 1431.
Lecture 5/6:  Qiyamat
Sheikh Shahnawaz Mahdavi.   22-23/12/2009
QUIZ QUESTIONS:
1. According to a hadith by Imam Ali ibn Musa ar Ridha (AS), there are 3 “bottlenecks” or situations within a persons existence where he/she undergoes great stress and tribulation. What are these 3 situations?
1. At the time of Birth or entry into this world.
2. At the time of death or exit from this world.
3. On the Day of Resurrection/Qiyamah.
2. Which 2 Prophets (AS) were particularly worried about these 3 situations and have been given glad tidings of “Peace” during all these 3 stages as mentioned in the Holy Quran?
D. Prophets Isa (AS) & Yahya (AS)
3. On the Day of Resurrection there will 2 entities who will accompany every individual. What are these 2 two entities called?
C.  “Shaheed” and “Saa’iq”.
What is the role of these 2 entities?
The Saa’ig is the driver who will push/pull the person onto the plains of the Ma’shar and will prevent him from escaping.
The Shaheed is the entity who will carry the deeds of the person and act as a witness against the individual when accounting takes place.
4. Who will rise up naked on the Day of Resurrection?
B. Those people who did not give due respect to others but rather tried
to put them down and humiliate at every opportunity.
5. On the day of Resurrection, the people will come before Allah (SWT) in groups (or “Afwaja” or “Fawj” in Arabic). Which of the following verses mention this?
D. 78:18.
6. In which dua does Imam Ali (AS) say that he will not be able to bear the punishment of Hell ?
A. Dua-e-Kumail
7. According to the lecture, in which Surah of the Holy Quran, does it make a mention of how the fire of Hell will be so close to the individuals that it will burn the very inner core of a person including their rooh and soul.
D. Surah Humaza.
8. Which part of Hell will the arrogant ones be subjected to?
D. ‘Saqqar’
9. There are 4 main reasons why the fire of Hell will have a much greater affect upon us than any earthly fire, what are these 4 reasons?
1. In the Akhirah our bodies will have a greater ENDURANCE to suffer the punishment of fire without disintegrating completely like it does in this world.
2. Our skin will have a much greater SENSITIVITY in the Akhirah than in this world and thus will suffer the pain of the fire much more acutely.
3. The Burning in the fire of Hell WILL BE ETERNAL/MUCH LONGER DURATION than any earthly fire.
ALTERNATIVE ANSWER/BONUS: (There will be NO DEATH and NO LIFE (due to the immense pain) whilst one burns in the fire of Hell and hence their will be no relief from the perpetual torment).
4. The heat and INTENSITY of the fire in the Akhirah will be far, far greater than any earthly fire.
10. In the hadith that the Holy Prophet (SAW) narrated to Maadh Ibn Jabal, he mentions how the sinners will present themselves in 10 different forms on the day of reckoning. What are these 10 forms and what sins do they represent?
1. Those who will be raised as MONKEYS;
These will be the people who used to spread lies/tales about different people/groups in order to cause fitna in society.
2. Those who will be raised as PIGS;
These will be the people who used to earn income from haraam sources
3. Those who will be raised INVERTED;
These will be the people who earned through interest/’riba’
4. Those who will be raised BLIND;
These will be the people who used to deliberately give wrong and unjust rulings when judging between groups due to personal reasons or otherwise.
5. Those who will be raised as DEAF & DUMB (unable to speak or talk);
These will be the people who were self-conceited and loved being praised. (They performed actions with the intention of seeking praise for others)