Hadith on Oppression: Supplications of the oppressed are always answered

June 14, 2016

Abu Huraira reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “The supplication of the oppressed is answered, even if he is wicked for his wickedness is only against himself.”

Source: Musnad Aḥmad 8577

Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to As-Suyuti

عَنْ أَبِي هُرَيْرَةَ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ دَعْوَةُ الْمَظْلُومِ مُسْتَجَابَةٌ وَإِنْ كَانَ فَاجِرًا فَفُجُورُهُ عَلَى نَفْسِهِ

8577 مسند أحمد باقي مسند المكثرين

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