Hadith regarding the times of salaah

Q: Is the following hadith sound?

"The first time period of a prescribed prayer is a means of attaining the consent of Allah and the last time period for the forgiveness of Allah."

A: This Hadith appears in Sunan Tirmizi and it can be quoted.

And Allah Ta'ala (الله تعالى) knows best.

عن ابن عمر رضي الله عنهما قال قال رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم الوقت الأول من الصلاة رضوان الله والوقت الآخر عفو الله (سنن الترمذي الرقم: 172)

Answered by:

Mufti Zakaria Makada

Checked & Approved:

Mufti Ebrahim Salejee (Isipingo Beach)