The famous Hadith on the virtues of Ramadan reported by Salman Al Farisi (radiyallahu ‘anhu)

Question

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

 

Answer

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