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Hadith #1

حدثنا أحمد بن الحسن القطان، قال: حدثنا أحمد بن يحيى بن زكريا القطان، عن بكر بن عبد الله بن حبيب، عن تميم بن بهلول، عن أبيه، عن حفص بن غياث، عن جعفر بن محمد، عن أبيه، عن آبائه عليهم السلام قال: قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وآله: يأتي على الناس زمان يكون أسعد الناس بالدنيا لكع بن لكع خير الناس يؤمئذ مؤمن بين كريمين.

1. We were told by Ahmad bin Hasan al-Qattan, that he said: We were told by Ahmad bin Yahya bin Zakariya al-Qattan, from Bikr bin Abdullah bin Habib, from Tamim bin Buhlul, from his father, from Hafs bin Giyath, from Ja’far bin Muhammed, from his father, from his fathers, peace be upon them, that he said: The Messenger of Allah, Allah’s blessings be upon him and his Family, said: There will come, upon people, a time in which the happiest among the people in this world will be a despised slave, son of a despised slave. The best of people on that day will be a believer between two generous.