Your browser (Internet Explorer 7 or lower) is out of date. It has known security flaws and may not display all features of this and other websites. Learn how to update your browser.

X
You Are Here: Knowledge Base Sunnah and Hadith Weak and Fabricated narrations

The Hadith: 'One scholar is more difficult for Satan to allure than a thousand worshippers.'

Q. Degree of authenticity of Hadith: "One scholar is more difficult for Satan to allure than a thousand worshippers."

A. The Hadith: "One scholar is more difficult for Satan to allure than a thousand worshippers."

The Hadith that reads: "One scholar is more difficult for Satan to allure than a thousand worshippers" is related by Ibn Majah on the authority of Ibn `Abbas (may Allah be pleased with both of them) but there is in its Isnad (chain of narration) Rawh ibn Janah, who is Da`if (weak in narration) as mentioned in the book entitled "Al-Taqrib".

Ibn Baz Fatwas > Book on Hadith Mawdu` > Degree of authenticity of Hadith: A learned scholar is more difficult to overcome for Satan than a thousand worshippers


Reference: qsep.com