Hadith collection

Sahih Bukhari / Volume-9 / Book-89 / Hadith-256

1 Hadith

Alternative indexes

Sahih Bukhari : In-book reference / Book 93, Hadith 6

Narrated Anas bin Malik:

Allah's Messenger (ﷺ) said, "You should listen to and obey, your ruler even if he was an Ethiopian (black) slave whose head looks like a raisin."

Indexes
Dar-us-Salam reference Sahih al-Bukhari Hadith 7142
In-book reference Book 93, Hadith 6
USC-MSA web (English) reference Volume 9, Book 89, Hadith 256
Related Quran verses

حَدَّثَنَا مُسَدَّدٌ، حَدَّثَنَا يَحْيَى، عَنْ شُعْبَةَ، عَنْ أَبِي التَّيَّاحِ، عَنْ أَنَسِ بْنِ مَالِكٍ ـ رضى الله عنه ـ قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صلى الله عليه وسلم ‏

"‏ اسْمَعُوا وَأَطِيعُوا وَإِنِ اسْتُعْمِلَ عَلَيْكُمْ عَبْدٌ حَبَشِيٌّ كَأَنَّ رَأْسَهُ زَبِيبَةٌ ‏"

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