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Al-Adab Al-Mufrad / Hadith 1040

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Al-Adab Al-Mufrad
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Al-Hasan said, "Greeting is an act of obedience while the answer is a duty."

حَدَّثَنَا مُحَمَّدُ بْنُ يُوسُفَ، قَالَ‏:‏ حَدَّثَنَا سُفْيَانُ، عَنْ هِشَامٍ، عَنِ الْحَسَنِ قَالَ‏:‏ التَّسْلِيمُ تَطَوَّعٌ، وَالرَّدُّ فَرِيضَةٌ‏.‏