Please mention the reference of the following narration:

إذا امتلأ البطن طغى الجسد



Imam Abu Bakr Ibn Abid Dunya (rahimahullah) has recorded this as the statement of Abu Ja’far (rahimahullah).

(Al Ju’, Hadith: 23)



When the belly is filled, then the body will transgress [by sinning].


See other narrations on this topic here and here.


And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.


Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala


Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar


Checked by: Moulana Haroon Abasoomar