LearnArabic.Com www.salafipublications.com   learn arabic online       

  Welcome to SahihMuslim.Com!
      
  
‏الصيام (The Book of Fasting)
CHAPTER: COMPLETING OF THE FAST ON BEHALF OF THE DEAD  

No. 2553

'A'isha (Allaah be pleased with her) reported Allaah's Messenger (sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam) as saying: If anyone dies in a state (that he had to complete) some fasts, his heir must fast on his behalf.

No. 2554

Ibn 'Abbas (Allaah be pleased with both of them) reported: A woman came to the Messenger of Allaah (sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam) and said: My mother has died, and fasts of a month are due from her. Thereupon he said: Don't you see that if debt was due from her, would you not pay it? She said: Yes (I would pay on her behalf). Thereupon he said: The debt of Allaah deserves its payment more than (the payment of anyone else).

No. 2555

Ibn 'Abbas (Allaah be pleased with them) reported: A man came to the Prophet of Allaah (sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam) and said: Messenger of Allaah, my mother has died (in a state) that she had to observe fasts of a month (of Ramadan). Should I complete (them) on her behalf? thereupon he (the Prophet) said: Would you not pay the debt if your mother had died (without paying it)? He said: Yes. He (the Prophet) said: The debt of Allaah deserves more that it should he paid.

No. 2556

This hadith has been narrated on the authority of Ibn 'Abbas (Allaah be pleased with them) from the Prophet of Allaah (sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam).

No. 2557

Ibn Abbas (Allaah be pleased with them) reported: A woman came to the Messenger of Allaah (sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam) and said: Messenger of Allaah, my mother has died and there is due from her a fast of vow; should I fast on her behalf? Thereupon he said: You see that if your mother had died in debt, would it not have been paid on her behalf? She said: Yes. He (the Prophet) said: Then observe fast on behalf of your mother.

No. 2558

Abdullah b. Buraida (Allaah be pleased with him) reported on the authority of his father: When we were sitting with the Messenger of Allaah (sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam), a woman came to him and said: I had gifted to my mother a maid-servant, and now she (the mother) has died. Thereupon he (the Prophet) said: There is a definite reward for you and she (the maid-servant) has been returned to you as an inheritance. She (that woman) again said: Fasts of a month (of Ramadan) are due upon her; should I observe them on her behalf? He (the Prophet) said: Observe fasts on her behalf. She (again) said: She did not perform Hajj, should I perform it on her behalf? He (the Prophet) said: Perform Hajj on her behalf.

No. 2559

'Abdullah b. Buraida (Allaah be pleased with him) reported on the authority of his father: I was sitting with the Prophet of Allaah (sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam) ; the rest of the hadith is the same but with this variation that the (the narrator) said:" Fasts of two months."

No. 2560

Ibn Buraida (Allaah be pleased with him) reported on the authority of his father: A woman came to the Prophet of Allaah (sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam), and the rest of the hadith is the same, but he said:" Fasting of one month." This hadith has been narrated on the authority of Sufyan with the same chain of transmitters in which it is said:" Fasting of two months."

No. 2561

Buraida (Allaah be pleased with him) reported a similar hadith on the authority of his father that a woman came to the Prophet of Allaah (sallAllaahu alayhi wa sallam) and he said:" Fasting for one month."




This is the original read, search and study website for Sahih Muslim.
© All Rights Reserved, 1995-2020 SalafiPublications.Com
Comments & Suggestions