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Speak good when visiting the sick or deceased

Question

Please verify the authenticity of this Hadith:

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

“Whenever you visit the sick or the deceased, say good things, because the angels say ‘Amin’ to whatever you say.”

 

Answer

Imam Muslim (rahimahullah) has recorded this Hadith in his sahih. The Hadith is therefore authentic.

(Sahih Muslim, Hadith: 919)

 

And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.

 

Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala

 

Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar

 

Checked by: Moulana Haroon Abasoomar