Tawus ibn Kaysan would burn a paper that had Allah’s name on it instead of discarding it

Question

What is the reference for this narration?

عن ابن طاوس قال: كان أبي يحرق الصحف ، إذا اجتمعت عنده فيها الرسائل فيها بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم

 

Answer

This narration is recorded in Musannaf ‘Abdur Razzaq.

Tawus’s ibn Kaysan son reports: “My father would burn papers on which ‘Bismillahir Rahmanir Rahim’ was written on which had gathered by him.”

(Musannaf ‘Abdur Razzaq, Hadith: 20903)

 

See here for another narration of this nature.

 

And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.

 

Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala

 

Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar

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التخريج من المصادر العربية

مصنف عبد الرزاق:
(٢٠٩٠٣) – أخبرنا عبد الرزاق، عن معمر، عن ابن طاوس، قال: كان أبي يحرق الصحف إذا اجتمعت عنده فيها الرسائل فيها بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم.