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Birr was recognised on the faces of…

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حدثنا إبراهيم بن عبد الله ، ثنا محمد بن إسحاق ، ثنا قتيبة بن سعيد ، ثنا مالك بن أنس ، عن الزهري ، عن عبيد الله بن عبد الله بن عتبة ، قال : ما كان البر يعرف في عمر ولا في ابنه حتى يقولا ، أو يفعلا

‘Ubaidillah Ibn ‘Abdullah Ibn ‘Utba said, “Birr was easily recognised on (the faces of)  ‘Umar Ibn Khattab (رضي الله عنه) and his son (‘Abdullah Ibn ‘Umar (رضي الله عنه)) in the way they spoke and in their actions.”

Hilyatul Awliya

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April 19, 2011 at 3:01 pm

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