A narration regarding Yajuj and Majuj

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Is it true that the progeny of Gog and Magog were created as a result of a wet dream of Nabi Adam (‘alayhis salam)?



Hafiz Ibn Hajar (rahimahullah) states, ‘This is an extremely unreliable view (munkarun jiddan) which has no basis except from some Historical sources.’

(Fathul Bari, before Hadith: 3346, vol. 6 pg. 386. Also see: Al Al Minhaj of ‘Allamah Nawawi, Hadith: 531)


This should therefore not be quoted.


And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.

Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala

Approved by: Moulana Muhammad Abasoomar

Checked by: Moulana Haroon Abasoomar

This answer was collected from 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. 

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