What is the reference for this narration?

عن مسروق رحمه الله قال: ليس شيء أعظم عند الله من الكذب



Imam Ibn Abid Dunya (rahimahullah) has recorded this statement of Masruq (rahimahullah).

(As Samt Wa Adabul Lisan, Hadith: 554. Also see: Ithafus Sadah Al Muttaqin, vol. 7 pg. 522)



There is no greater [sin] in the sight of Allah Ta’ala than speaking lies.


And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.


Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala


Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar


Checked by: Moulana Haroon Abasoomar