Status of the Hadith narrator Muhammad ibn Wazir As Sulami

Question

What is the status of the narrator Muhammad ibn Wazir As Sulami?

 

Answer

Muhammad ibn Wazir ibn Hakam As Sulami has been declared reliable (thiqah) by the Muhaddithun. He passed away in the year 250 A.H.

(Refer: Tahdhibul Kamal, vol. 26 pg. 581-583, number: 5670, Al Kashif: 5196, Tahdhibut Tahdhib, vol. 9 pg. 500-501 and Taqribut Tahdhib: 6369)

 

Note: The above is merely an answer to the question provided. One who is unqualified, should not seek to apply this and/or draw conclusions on related issues independently.

 

And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.

 

Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala

 

Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar