Angel Jibreel (as) told Rasulullah صلی اللہ علیہ وآلہٖ وسلم the follwing incident about a man in the past who worshipped Allah Ta’ala continuously for 500 years. He was granted a shelter on top of a mountain that was surrounded by salty water. However, Allah عزوجل caused a stream of sweet water to flow through the mountain for that individual. The man would drink from this water and use it to make ablution. Allah عزوجل also raised a pomegranate tree from which the man would eat one fruit every day etc, is it hadith? what standard of the hadith? Please reference hadith of book.
Ref. No. 41/1069
In the name of Allah the most Gracious the most Merciful
The answer to your question is as follows:
The above mentioned Hadith is recorded in ‘Mustadrak ala Sahihain’ and Hakim remarked it as Sahih. (مستدرک علی الصحیحین 4/278– Hadith No. 7637)
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Darul Uloom Waqf Deoband
This answer was collected from the official website of Darul Uloom Deoband Waqf. The institution is based in India and the answers are provided in accordance to the Hanafi Fiqh.