Is this Hadith reliable?

صَلّوا في مراح الغنم وامسحوا رغامها فإنّها من دواب الجنّة



Imam Bayhaqi (rahimahullah) has recorded this narration on the authority of Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) with a suitable chain. Imam Hakim (rahimahullah) has also recorded a similar narration which supports the Hadith in question.

(As Sunanul Kubra, vol. 2 pg. 449, Tarikh Baghdad, vol. 8 pg. 466. Also see: Al Mudawi, Hadith: 2104 and Majma’uz Zawaid, vol. 2 pg. 25/26)



Perform Salah [when the time sets in] in the sheep pen [if you are forced to] and wipe off the dust/mucus from it for it is from the animals of Jannah.

(Refer: Faydul Qadir, Hadith: 5020)


Also see here.



And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.


Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala


Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar


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