1

Sahabah (radiyallahu ‘anhum) would keep their beards clean

Answered according to Hanafi Fiqh by HadithAnswers.com
Prev Question
Next Question

Question

Ibrahim An Nakha’i (rahimahullah) said: “They [The Sahabah radiyallahu ‘anhum] used to trim their beards on the sides.” (Sharhus Sunnah).

 

Answer

Imam Bayhaqi (rahimahullah) has recorded this narration with an acceptable chain. The full narration is as follows:

Ibrahim An Nakha’i (rahimahullah) said: “The [Sahabah radiyallahu ‘anhum] would trim from the sides [of the beard, the hair exceeding one fist] and clean it, i.e. The beard.”

(Shu’abul Iman, Hadith: 6018. Also see: Sharhus Sunnah, vol.12 pg. 108/109, under Hadith: 3194)

 

Also see here.

 

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. 

Sidebar