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The horrifying sight of the grave

Question

Is the following narration reliable?

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “I have not seen a sight more horrifying than [the punishment] of the grave.”

 

Answer

Imams Tirmidhi and Ibn Majah (rahimahumallah) have recorded this narration. Imam Tirmidhi has graded the narration sound (hasanun gharib).

(Sunan Tirmidhi, Hadith: 2308, Sunan Ibn Majah, Hadith: 4267)

 

See the first part of the Hadith here.

 

 

And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.

 

Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala

 

Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar