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Hadith: Madinah Munawwarah is a sanctuary


In which Hadith book does the following Hadith appear?

Nabi (sallalahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

‘Madinah is a sanctuary from here to there. Its trees are not to be cut nor should any innovation be done in Madinah. The curse of Allah Ta’ala, the Angels and all people will be on anyone who innovates anything therein’.


Imam Bukhari (rahimahullah) has recorded this Hadith in his Sahih on the authority of Sayyiduna Anas (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

(Sahih Bukhari, Hadith: 1867)


And Allah Ta’ala Knows best


Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala


Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar


Checked by: Moulana Haroon Abasoomar