How authentic is this Hadith?
Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said:
“In this world, people should certainly remember Allah on their soft [comfortable] beds and Allah will grant them entry into high stages of Jannah”
This Hadith is recorded in Sahih Ibn Hibban and Musnad Abi Ya’la.
(Sahih Ibn Hibban; Al Ihsan, Hadith :124, Musnad Abi Ya’la, Hadith: 1110 and 1391)
Imam Ibn Hibban (rahimahullah) has declared the Hadith authentic. ‘Allamah Haythami (rahimahullah) has declared the chain sound (hasan).
(Majma’uz Zawaid, vol. 10 pg. 78)
And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.
Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala
Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar