IslamQA

The gatherings of dhikr take you to Jannah

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by HadithAnswers.com

If this a Hadith of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam?

“The benefit/booty of the gathering of dhikr is Jannah”

 

Answer

Yes it is. Sayyiduna ‘Abdullah ibn ‘Amr once asked Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam), “What is the benefit of [attending] gatherings of dhikr’? [gatherings of the remembrance of Allah]. Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said, ‘The benefit of the gatherings of dhikr is Jannah.’”

Some versions of the narration state that Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) repeated the word ‘Jannah’ twice.

(Musnad Ahmad, vol. 2 pg. 177 and pg. 190)

 

‘Allamah Mundhiri and ‘Allamah Haythami (rahimahumallah) have declared the chain sound (hasan).

(Targhib, vol. 2 pg. 405 and Majma’uz Zawaid, vol. 10 pg. 78)

 

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:
Subscribe to IslamQA Weekly Newsletter

Subscribe to IslamQA Weekly Newsletter

You will receive 5 Q&A in your inbox every week



We have sent a confirmation to you. Please check the and confirm your subscription. Thank you!