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Showing mercy to people

Please provide the source and grade of the following Hadith:

“Allah will not show mercy to the one who does not show mercy to people”


Imam Bukhari and Imam Muslim(rahimahumallah) have recorded this Hadith. The Hadith is therefore authentic.

(Sahih Bukhari, Hadith: 5997, 7376 and Sahih Muslim, Hadith: 2319)

And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.

Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala

Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar

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