What is the reference for this narration?
Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:
“Give the beggar something/Do not reject a beggar, even if you give a burnt hoof”
Imam Malik, Imam Ahmad (rahimahumallah) and other Muhaddithun have recorded this Hadith. Imam Ibn Hibban (rahimahullah) has declared the Hadith authentic.
(Muwatta Imam Malik, Hadith: 2673, Musnad Ahmad, vol. 6 pg. 435, Sahih Ibn Hibban; Al Ihsan, Hadith: 3374)
And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.
Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala
Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar