Translation of part of the famous Hadith on intentions


What is the literal translation in English for the following part of the famous Hadith on intentions:

“ila dunya yusibuha aw imratiy yata zawajuha”?



The translation would be as follows:

“…(Whoever migrates) for the purpose of worldly gain or the hand of (to marry) a woman”

(Sahih Bukhari, Hadith: 1)


And Allah Ta’ala Knows best,


Answered by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar


Checked by: Moulana Haroon Abasoomar