Is the lengthy Hadith regarding the virtues of Ramadan reported by Sayyiduna Salman Al Farisi (radiyallahu ‘anhu) authentic?



This Hadith is recorded in Sahih Ibn Khuzaymah, Shu’abul Iman and other sources as well.

(Sahih Ibn Khuzaymah, Hadith: 1887, Shu’abul Iman, Hadith: 3336


Imam Ibn Khuzaymah (rahimahullah) has cited his reservation in it’s authenticity.

The Hadith is weak, but suitable to quote. See a detailed analysis on the status as well as the full text of the Hadith here


And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.


Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala


Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar