316. Reason for the earthquake

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أبي رحمه الله قال: حدثنا سعد بن عبد الله عن محمد بن عيسى بن عبيد عن القاسم بن يحيى عن جده الحسن بن راشد عن أبي بصير عن أبي عبد الله عليه السلام قال حدثني أبي على جدي عن آبائه ان أمير المؤمنين عليه السلام قال: اغسلوا صبيانكم من الغمر، فان الشيطان يشم الغمر فيفزع الصبي من رقاده ويتأذى به الكاتبان.


1. My father said, ‘Sa’ad Bin Abdullah narrated to us, from Muhammad Bin Isa Bin Ubeyd, from Al Qasim Bin Yahya, from his grandfather Al Hassan Bin Rashid, from Abu Baseer, (It has been narrated) from Abu Abdullah (a.s.) having said: ‘My (a.s.) father (a.s.) narrated to me (a.s.) upon (the authority of) my (a.s.) grandfather (a.s.), from his (a.s.) forefathers that Amir Al-Momineen (a.s.) said: ‘(Do not) bathe your children from the immersion (in saffron), for the Satan (la) smells the saffron and the child panics from his slumber (sleep), and the two recorders (angels) are hurt by it’.