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Ibn ‘Umar (رضي الله عنه) freed 1000 slaves

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حدثنا أبو حامد بن جبلة ، ثنا محمد بن إسحاق ، ثنا أبو همام ، ثنا عمر بن عبد الواحد ، عن عمر بن محمد العمري ، عن نافع ، قال : ما مات ابن عمر حتى أعتق ألف إنسان – أو زاد

Nafi’ رحمه الله said, “By the time (‘Abdullah) Ibn ‘Umar (رضي الله عنه) died, he had bought the freedom of 1000 slaves or more.”

Hilyatul Awliya

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April 19, 2011 at 1:43 am

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