If people knew the virtue of Ramadan, they would have wished that the entire year was Ramadan

Question

Is the following Hadith authentic?

Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “If only the slaves of Allah knew the virtue of Ramadan they would have wished that the entire year would be Ramadan”

 

Answer

This is part of a lengthy Hadith on the virtue of Ramadan. The chain consists of an extremely weak narrator.

 

See more on this Hadith here.

 

And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.

 

Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala

 

Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar

 

Checked by: Moulana Haroon Abasoomar