Reference for the Hadith ‘The ‘Ulama are the heirs of the Ambiya’


Please mention the source of the Hadith, ‘The ‘Ulama are the inheritors of the Ambiya’



This is part of a longer Hadith recorded in numerous Hadith collections. Among them are:

  1. Sunan Tirmidhi, Hadith: 2682
  2. Sunan Abi Dawud, Hadith: 3636
  3. Sunan Ibn Majah, Hadith: 223
  4. Sahih Ibn Hibban; Al Ihsan, Hadith: 88


See the full Hadith here



And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.


Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala


Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar


Checked by: Moulana Haroon Abasoomar