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Obscenity and excessive talking are branches of hypocrisy

Question

What is the authenticity of this Hadith?

البذاء والبيان شعبتان من النفاق

 

Answer

Imam Tirmidhi (rahimahullah) has recorded this Hadith on the authority of Sayyiduna Abu Umamah (radiyallahu ‘anhu). He has declared the Hadith sound (hasanun gharib).

(Sunan Tirmidhi, Hadith: 2027)

 

Translation

Being vulgar/obscene and [excessive] talking are two branches of hypocrisy

 

And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.

 

Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala

 

Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar