The narrator, Muhammad ibn Hamdan ibn Sabbah An Naysaburi


What is the status of Muhammad ibn Hamdan ibn Sabbah An Naysaburi?



Hafiz Ibn Hajar Al ‘Asqalani (rahimahullah) has quoted Hafiz Khatib Baghdadi (rahimahullah) to have declared this narrator unknown [majhul].

(Lisanul Mizan, vol. 7 pg. 104, number: 6724)


His narrations will therefore be deemed weak.


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


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