O ‘Ali, glad tidings to the one who loves you and believes you and woe to the one who hates you and belies you

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O ‘Ali, glad tidings to the one who loves you and believes you and woe to the one who hates you and belies you

 

يا علي طوبى لمن أحبك و صدق فيك و ويل لمن أبغضك و كذب فيك

O ‘Ali, glad tidings to the one who loves you and believes you and woe to the one who hates you and belies you

 

The narration is batil. ‘Ali bin al Hazur al Kufi is problematic. He is titled ‘Ali ibn Abi Fatimah.

‘Ali bin al Hazur al Kufi

  • Al Bukhari comments, “There is scepticism about him.”[1]
  • And he says, “He has starting narrations.”[2]
  • Ya’qub ibn Sufyan says, “His hadith should not be written.”[3]
  • Abu Hatim noted, “From the emancipated slaves of the Shia. Munkar al hadith.”[4]
  • Al Nasa’i remarked, “Matruk al hadith.”[5]
  • Al Daraqutni listed him among the weak narrators.[6]

 

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[1] Al Tarikh al Kabir vol. 6 Biography: 2440.

[2] Al Tarikh al Saghir vol. 2 pg. 134.

[3] Al Ma’rifah wa al Tarikh vol. 3 pg. 64.

[4] ‘Ilal al Hadith 1053.

[5] Al Du’afa’ wa al Matrukun Biography: 454.

[6] Al Du’afa’ wa al Matrukun Biography: 409.