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Treat the sick with the Quran

Question

What is status of following Hadith?

عن عائشة أن رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم دخل عليها وامرأة تعالجها أو ترقيها فقال عالجيها بكتاب الله

 

Answer

Imam Ibn Hibban (rahimahullah) has declared this Hadith authentic.

(Sahih Ibn Hibban; Al Ihsan, Hadith: 6098)

 

Translation

Sayyidah ‘Aaishah (radiyallahu ‘anha) relates, ‘Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) once entered and a woman was treating her or reciting something [to treat her]. Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, ‘Treat her with the Book of Allah.”

 

And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.

 

Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala

 

Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar