Is this narration considered authentic?
تصدقوا على أهل الأديان
Imam Abu Bakr ibn Abi Shaybah (rahimahullah) has recorded this narration on the authority of Sa’id ibn Jubayr (rahimahullah) –mursalan-.
(Musannaf Ibn Abi Shaybah, Hadith: 10499)
Shaykh Muhammad ‘Awwamah (hafizahullah) has declared the chain sound (مرسل باسناد حسن).
(Footnotes on Musannaf, Hadith: 10499. Also see: Ad Dirayah of Hafiz Ibn Hajar, vol. 2 pg. 45/46, Hadith: 480)
Sa’id ibn Jubayr (rahimahullah) reported that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wa sallam) said: “Give charity to people of [all] faiths.”
And Allah Ta’ala Knows best.
Answered by: Moulana Suhail Motala
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