Al-Kāfi - Volume 6 > The Broad Beans and the Kidney Beans
Hadith #1

مُحَمَّدُ بْنُ يَحْيَى عَنْ مُحَمَّدِ بْنِ أَحْمَدَ عَنْ مُوسَى بْنِ جَعْفَرٍ عَنْ مُحَمَّدِ بْنِ الْحَسَنِ عَنْ عُمَرَ بْنِ سَلَمَةَ عَنْ مُحَمَّدِ بْنِ عَبْدِ اللَّهِ عَنْ أَبِي عَبْدِ اللَّهِ ( عليه السلام ) قَالَ أَكْلُ الْبَاقِلَّى يُمَخِّخُ السَّاقَيْنِ وَ يَزِيدُ فِي الدِّمَاغِ وَ يُوَلِّدُ الدَّمَ الطَّرِيَّ .

1. Muhammad ibn Yahya has narrated from Muhammad ibn Ahmad from Musa ibn Ja‘far from Muhammad ibn al-Hassan from ‘Umar ibn Salmah from Muhammad ibn ‘Abd Allah who has said the following: “Abu ‘Abd Allah, ‘Alayhi al-Salam, has said, ‘Eating broad beans grows bone marrows of the legs, adds in the brain and produces fresh blood.”’



Hadith #2

عَنْهُ عَنْ أَحْمَدَ بْنِ مُحَمَّدِ بْنِ عِيسَى عَنْ أَحْمَدَ بْنِ مُحَمَّدِ بْنِ أَبِي نَصْرٍ عَنِ الرِّضَا ( عليه السلام ) قَالَ أَكْلُ الْبَاقِلَّى يُمَخِّخُ السَّاقَيْنِ وَ يُوَلِّدُ الدَّمَ الطَّرِيَّ .

2. It is narrated from the narrator of the previous Hadith from Ahmad ibn Muhammad ibn ‘Isa from Ahmad ibn Muhammad from ibn abu Nasr who has said the following: “Abu al-Hassan, al-Rida’, ‘Alayhi al-Salam, has said, ‘Eating broad beans grows the bone marrow of the legs and produces fresh blood.’”



Hadith #3

عِدَّةٌ مِنْ أَصْحَابِنَا عَنْ أَحْمَدَ بْنِ أَبِي عَبْدِ اللَّهِ عَنْ بَعْضِ أَصْحَابِهِ عَنْ صَالِحِ بْنِ عُقْبَةَ قَالَ سَمِعْتُ أَبَا عَبْدِ اللَّهِ ( عليه السلام ) يَقُولُ كُلُوا الْبَاقِلَّى بِقِشْرِهِ فَإِنَّهُ يَدْبُغُ الْمَعِدَةَ .

3. A number of our people have narrated from Ahmad ibn abu ‘Abd Allah from certain persons of his people from Salih ibn ‘Uqbah who has said the following: “I once, heard abu ‘Abd Allah, ‘Alayhi al-Salam, saying, ‘Eat broad beans with its peels. It cleanses (tans) the stomach.’”



Hadith #4

عَلِيُّ بْنُ مُحَمَّدٍ عَنْ سَهْلِ بْنِ زِيَادٍ عَنِ ابْنِ أَبِي نَجْرَانَ عَمَّنْ ذَكَرَهُ عَنْ أَبِي عَبْدِ اللَّهِ ( عليه السلام ) قَالَ اللُّوبِيَاءِ يَطْرُدُ الرِّيَاحَ الْمُسْتَبْطِنَةَ .

4. Ali ibn Muhammad from Sahl ibn Ziyad from ibn abu Najran from those whom he has mentioned who has said the following: “Abu ‘Abd Allah, ‘Alayhi al-Salam, has said, ‘Kidney beans dispel gases from the belly.’”