Arabic text of the Hadith regarding Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) being a vessel of knowledge


Kindly provide the Arabic text of the following Hadith:

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Abu Hurayrah is a vessel of knowledge.”



This Hadith is recorded in Mustadrak Hakim on the authority of Sayyiduna Abu Sa’id Al Khudri (radiyallahu ‘anhu).

(Mustadrak Hakim, vol. 3 pg. 509. See here)


The Arabic text is as follows:

عن أبي سعيد الخدري رضي الله عنه، قال: قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم: أبو هريرة وِعاءُ العِلم

And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.


Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala


Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar