IslamQA.org Logo

Pronunciation of the Hadith on gifting

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by HadithAnswers.com

What is the correct pronunciation of the following Hadith?

تهادوا تحابوا

Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Give gifts to each other, you will love each other”

 

Answer

Mulla ‘Ali Al Qari (rahimahullah) writes regarding the pronunciation of تهادوا: ‘With a fathah on the ta (ت) and dal (د) without a tashdid’

And regarding تحابوا: ‘With a fathah on ta (ت), dhammah and tashdid on ba (ب). i.e. تَهَادَوْا تَحَابُّوا

(Mirqatul Mafatih, Hadith: 4693, Lama’atut Tanqih: 4693. Also see: Faydul Qadir, Hadith: 3373)

 

Note: The commentators have also mentioned other possible pronunciations.

 

And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.

Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala

Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar

This answer was collected from HadithAnswers.com. The answers were either answered or checked by Moulana Haroon Abasoomar (rahimahullah) who was a Shaykhul Hadith in South Africa, or by his son, Moulana Muhammad Abasoomer (hafizahullah), who is a Hadith specialist. 

Find more answers indexed from: HadithAnswers.com
Read more answers with similar topics: