Sacred Scrolls: 40 Hadith Nawawi - The Life Of Imam Nawawi

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Bismillah. The first in a series of quizzes to test and review the knowledge of the students who attended the AlMaghrib Institute's one-weekend seminar entitled Sacred Scrolls: 40 Hadeeth Nawawi. The quizzes are based on the notes of a student who attended the seminar and notes from this source: http://kalamullah. Com/Books/Sacred_Scrolls_-_40_Hadeeth_Nawawi-1. Pdf. InshaaAllah, this first quiz will help you review the life of Imam Nawawi.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What were two kunyas given to Imam Nawawi?
    • A. 

      Muhyid-Din & Yahya

    • B. 

      Abu Zakariya & An-Nawawi

    • C. 

      Sharraf & Yahya

    • D. 

      Abu Zakariya & Muhyid-Din

  • 2. 
    Imam Nawawi lived a short life. When was he born and when did he pass away?
    • A. 

      Born 601 AH; Died 676 AH

    • B. 

      Born 931 AH; Died 979 AH

    • C. 

      Born 631 AH; Died 676 AH

    • D. 

      Born 676 AH; Died 711 AH

  • 3. 
    What did Imam Nawawi gain for doing good deeds only for the sake of Allah, making him living proof of what is stated in Quran and Hadith?
    • A. 

      He was loved by Allah and loved by the people.

    • B. 

      He gained strong memory.

    • C. 

      He became eager for knowledge rather than sleep.

    • D. 

      He had many children.

  • 4. 
    Name four of the eight stated habits that made Imam Nawawi so successful.
    • A. 

      Laughing little and avoiding jest, speaking the truth, avoiding anything doubtful, and not fearing the blame of others.

    • B. 

      Traveling for knowledge, attending many lectures, interaction with great scholars, and teaching.

    • C. 

      Sleeping little, not marrying, using quraasa, and praying in the night.

    • D. 

      None of the above.

  • 5. 
    According to the seminar lecture, what are three qualitites that were gifts from Allah.
    • A. 

      Traveling for knowledge, studying at the Madrasa ArRawahiya, and intense worship

    • B. 

      Bravery, concern for the poor, and patience

    • C. 

      Thirst for knowledge, inviting to good and forbidding evil, and political involvement

    • D. 

      Sincerety to Allah, spending time wisely, and writing many books.

  • 6. 
    What shows Imam Nawawi's thrist for knowledge?
    • A. 

      As a teenager, he traveled to Damascus for intense studying.

    • B. 

      He would study 12 lessons every day.

    • C. 

      It is said that when he walked he would also be reading.

    • D. 

      All of the above.

  • 7. 
    Imam Nawawi's driving force for his righteous actions was his zuhd.  Define zuhd.
    • A. 

      A concern for the Hereafter

    • B. 

      An endowment to the community

    • C. 

      A school of thought

    • D. 

      A high level of scholastic achievement

  • 8. 
    There are many lessons to be learned from Imam Nawawi's experiences that resulted from the Mangol invasion.  Which of the following is false?
    • A. 

      Imam Nawawi showed that one should take the time and effort for ettiquete when being critical.

    • B. 

      Imam Nawawi experienced the Mamlook Dynasty end and the Ayoob Dynasty begin.

    • C. 

      Imam Nawawi was exiled by Dhahir Baybars.

    • D. 

      Imam Nawawi's experience with the Mamlook Dynasty showed his zealousness in inviting to good and forbiding evil.

  • 9. 
    Imam Nawawi showed zuhd in his worship.  What did a student hear Imam Nawawi keep reciting in prayer that made him cry with humility?
    • A. 

      "Nay! On that Day they shall all be submissive. Some of them will step forward to question one another."

    • B. 

      "It is only those who have knowledge among His slaves that fear Allah."

    • C. 

      "Definitely, those who believe and practice good deeds, the Most Gracious will make for them affection."

    • D. 

      "Stop them on the Day of Judgement. They will be questioned on what they have done."

  • 10. 
    Which is NOT one of the three stated aspects for becoming legendary to the Ummah?
    • A. 

      Having a high level of scholarship.

    • B. 

      Fearing none but Allah.

    • C. 

      Avoiding the deseases of the heart.

    • D. 

      Having a high level of sprituality.