Luqman Al Hakim advises his son regarding repentance

Question

What is the source for this narration?

Luqman the wise said to his son, “O my beloved son! Do not delay in repentance [tawbah] for death will come to you suddenly”

 

Answer

Imam Abu Bakr ibn Abid Dunya and Imam Bayhaqi (rahimahumallah) have recorded this advice of Luqman Al Hakim.

(Kitabu Qasril Amal, Hadith: 178 and Shu’abul Iman, Hadith: 6802)

 

And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.

 

 

Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala

 

Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar

 

Checked by: Moulana Haroon Abasoomar