193. The reason due to which the brushing of the teeth is Sunnah at the time of standing at night (for the Prayer)

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أبى رحمه الله قال حدثنا علي بن ابراهيم عن ابيه عمن ذكره عن عبد الله بن حماد بن ابى بكر بن ابى سماك قال قال أبو عبد الله " ع " اذاقمت باليل فاستك فان الملك يأتيك فيضع فاه على فيك فليس من حرف تتلوه وتنطق به إلا صعد به إلى السماء فليكن فوك طيب الريح.

1. My father said, ‘Ali Bin Ibrahim, from his father, from the one who mentioned it, from Abdullah Bin Hamaad Bin Abu Bakr Bin Abu Samaak who said, ‘Abu Abdullah (a.s.) said: ‘When you stand at night (for the Prayer), so brush your teeth, for an Angel comes to you and places its mouth upon your mouth. Thus, there is none from a letter recited and spoken with, except that it ascends with it to the sky. So let your mouth be with aromatic wind’.