Maʿānī al-ʾAkhbār > The meaning of the saying of the Prophet, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family: «Trim the mustaches, leave the beards and do not resemble the Zoroastrians»
Hadith #1

حدثنا الحسين بن إبراهيم بن أحمد بن هشام المكتب - رضي الله عنه - قال: حدثنا محمد بن جعفر الأسدي، قال: حدثنا موسى بن عمران النخعي، عن عمه الحسين ابن يزيد، قال: حدثني علي بن غراب، قال: حدثني خير الجعافر جعفر بن محمد، عن أبيه، عن جده، عن أبيه عليهم السلام قال: قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وآله: حفوا الشوارب وأعفوا اللحى ولا تتشبهوا بالمجوس.

1. We were told by Hussain bin Ibrahim bin Ahmad bin Hisham al-Maktab, may Allah be pleased with him, that he said: We were told by Muhammed bin Ja’far al-Asadi, that he said: We were told by Musa bin Imran al-Nakha’i, from his paternal uncle, Hussain ibn Yazid, that he said: I was told by Ali bin Ghurab, that he said: I was told by the Best of all named Ja’far, Ja’far bin Muhammed, from his father, from his grandfather, from his gather, peace be upon them, that he said: The Messenger of Allah, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family, said: Trim the mustaches, leave the beards and do not resemble (yourselves with) the Zoroastrians.