Is it alright to quote a Hadith, as long as you know that this Hadith is in a reliable Hadith collection, for example Tirmidhi or Ibn Majah?
As far as I can understand, there is sometimes ikhtilaf (different of opinion) in Hadith authentication.
So, even if for example Imam Suyuti (rahimahullah) or Ibn Hajar (rahimahullah) declared a particular Hadith in Tirmidhi or Nasai as da’if, it does not mean that this is absolutely correct, because if Imam Tirmidhi (rahimahullah) or Imam Nasai (rahimahullah) collected this particular Hadith in their collections, it automatically means that this Hadith is at least considered hasan by Imam Tirmidhi or Imam Nasai.
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