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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