What is the source of this Hadith?

Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:

“The night of Jumu’ah is illuminated and its day is shining and beautiful”



Imam Ahmad (rahimahullah) and others have recorded this Hadith on the authority of Sayyiduna Anas (radiyallahu ‘anhu) with a weak chain.

(Musnad Ahmad, vol. 1 pg. 259. Refer: Majma’uz Zawaid, vol. 2 pg. 165)


However, the Hadith is corroborated and suitable to quote.

(Refer: Al Qawlul Badi, pg. 325)


And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.


Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala


Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar


Checked by: Moulana Haroon Abasoomar