Hadith on Curses: We will not be accompanied by an animal that has been cursed

June 9, 2013

Abu Barzah Al-Aslami reported: A young woman was riding a camel upon which was people’s luggage. When she saw the Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, and the pass of the mountain became narrow, the woman said to the camel, “Go ahead.” When it did not move, she said, “O Allah, curse it!” The Prophet said, “We will not be accompanied by a camel that has been cursed.

Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 2596

Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim

عَنْ أَبِي بَرْزَةَ الْأَسْلَمِيِّ قَالَ  بَيْنَمَا جَارِيَةٌ عَلَى نَاقَةٍ عَلَيْهَا بَعْضُ مَتَاعِ الْقَوْمِ إِذْ بَصُرَتْ بِالنَّبِيِّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ وَتَضَايَقَ بِهِمْ الْجَبَلُ فَقَالَتْ حَلْ اللَّهُمَّ الْعَنْهَا قَالَ فَقَالَ النَّبِيُّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ لَا تُصَاحِبْنَا نَاقَةٌ عَلَيْهَا لَعْنَةٌ

2596 صحيح مسلم كتاب البر والصلة والآداب باب النهي عن لعن الدواب وغيرها