There is no sword besides Dhu al Fiqar and there is no youngster except ‘Ali

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There is no sword besides Dhu al Fiqar and there is no youngster except ‘Ali

 

لا سيف إلا ذو الفقار و لا فتى إلا علي

There is no sword besides Dhu al Fiqar and there is no youngster except ‘Ali.[1]

 

This narration is mawdu’. Al ‘Ajluni emphatically declared it batil.[2]

 

‘Isa ibn Mahran

  • Al Dhahabi comments, “A Rafidi, kadha” He listed this hadith as one of his lies.[3]
  • Ibn ‘Adi, Abu al Wafa al Tarabilisi, and Hafiz Ibn Hajar did the very same.[4]

 

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[1] Al Mustadrak vol. 2 pg. 385; Sunan al Bayhaqi vol. 3 pg. 376.

[2] Kashf al Khafa’ vol. 2 pg. 488.

[3] Mizan al I’tidal vol. 5 pg. 390.

[4] Al Kamil fi al Du’afa’ vol. 5 pg. 260; al Kashf al Hathith vol. 1 pg. 205; Lisan al Mizan vol. 4 pg. 406.

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