Hadith on Family: Good relations with family will increase wealth and extend life

October 3, 2012

Anas ibn Malik reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Whoever is pleased to have his provision expanded and his life span extended, then he should keep good relations with his family.

Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 1961, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2557

Grade: Muttafaqun Alayhi (authenticity agreed upon) according to Al-Bukhari and Muslim

عَنْ أَنَسِ بْنِ مَالِكٍ رَضِيَ اللَّهُ عَنْهُ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ مَنْ سَرَّهُ أَنْ يُبْسَطَ لَهُ فِي رِزْقِهِ أَوْ يُنْسَأَ لَهُ فِي أَثَرِهِ فَلْيَصِلْ رَحِمَهُ

1961 صحيح البخاري كتاب البيوع باب من أحب البسط في الرزق

2557 صحيح مسلم كتاب البر والصلة والآداب باب صلة الرحم وتحريم قطيعتها