64. The meat of the pigeon and the ring-necked pheasant

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- عنه، عن أبى الحسن النهدي، عن على بن أسباط، رفعه إلى أمير - المؤمنين (ع) أنه ذكر عنده لحم الطير، فقال: أطيب اللحم لحم فرخ غذته فتاة من ربيعة بفضل قوتها.


1. From him, from Abu Al Hassan Al Nahdy, from Ali Bin Asbaat, (It has been narrated) that the meat of the birds was mentioned in the presence of Amir Al-Momineen (asws), so he (asws) said: ‘The best of the meats is meat of a partridge, nourished by a young lady of Rabi’a, with the leftover of her sustenance’.




عنه، عن عمرو بن عثمان، رفعه إلى أمير المؤمنين (ع) قال: الوز جاموس الطير، والدجاج خنزير الطير، والدراج حبش الطير، فأين أنت عن فرخين ناهضين، ربتهما امرأة من ربيعه بفضل قوتها.


2. From him, from Amro Bin Usman, Amir Al-Momineen (asws) has said: ‘The goose is the buffalo of the birds, and the chicken are the pigs of the birds, and the pheasant is the turkey of the birds, so where are you the partridges raised by a woman from Rabi’e, with the leftover of her sustenance’?’.




عنه، عن السيارى، رفعه قال: ذكرت اللحمان عند أمير المؤمنين على ابن أبى طالب (ع) فقال: أطيب اللحم لحم فرخ قد نهض أو كاد ينهض.


3. From him, from Al Yasary, raising it, said, ‘The meats were mentioned in the presence of Amir Al-Momineen Ali (asws) Bin Abu Talib (asws), so he (asws) said: ‘The best of the meat of partridges which are raised or nearly raised’.




عنه، عن السيارى، رفعه، قال: ذكرت اللحمان عند أمير المؤمنين على ابن أبى طالب وعمر حاضر، فقال عمر: إن أطيب اللحمان لحم الدجاج فقال أمير المؤمنين (ع): كلا: إن ذلك خنازير الطير، وإن أطيب اللحم لحم فرخ حمام قد نهض أو كاد ينهض.


4. From him, from Al Sayari, raising it, said: ‘The meats were mentioned in the presence of Amir Al-Momineen Ali (asws) Bin Abu Talib (asws), and Umar was presence, so Umar said, ‘The best of the meats is the meat of the chicken’. So Amir Al-Momineen (asws) said: ‘Never! Those are the pigs of the birds, and the best of the meats is the meat of partridge, raised or nearly raised’.




عنه، عن السيارى، عمن رواه قال: قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وآله: من سره أن يقتل غيظه فليأكل لحم الدراج.


5. From him, from Al Sayari, from the one who reported it, said, ‘Rasool-Allah (saww) said: ‘The one who wants to kill his anger so let him eat the meat of the pheasant’.