Status of the narrator; ‘Abdul ‘Aziz ibn Mughirah

Question

In Sunan Ibn Majah, Hadith: 2612 a narrator by the name of ‘Abdul ‘Aziz ibn Mughirah appears. Is he reliable?

 

Answer

‘Abdul ‘Aziz ibn Mughirah has been declared acceptable (sound- صدوق لا بأس به) by Imam Abu Hatim (rahimahullah).

(Tahdhibul Kamal, vol. 18 pg. 208, number: 3476, Tahdhibut Tahdhib, vol. 6 pg. 359)

 

‘Allamah Busiri (rahimahullah) has also declared the chain in Sunan Ibn Majah you have referred to, as authentic and the narrators reliable.

(Zawaid Ibn Majah, Hadith: 876)

 

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