The narrator, ‘Abdul Wahid ibn Jabar

Question

What is the status of the narrator, Abdul Wahid ibn Jabar?

 

Answer

Abdul Wahid ibn Jabar has been accused of fabricating a Hadith. His narrations will therefore be deemed unreliable.

(Lisanul Mizan, vol. 5 pg. 288)

 

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

 

Checked by: Moulana Haroon Abasoomar