Sahih Muslim | Book 14 | Chapter 1

Narrated by Ibn Abbas
Ibn Abbas reported that Sa'd b. Ubida asked Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) for a decision about a vow taken by his mother who had died before fulfilling it. Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) said: Fulfil it on her behalf.

Narrated by Zuhri
This hadith has been narrated on the authority of Zuhri with a different chains of transmitters.

Narrated by 'Abdullah b. Umar
'Abdullah b. Umar reported: Allah's Messenger (may peace he upon him) singled out one day forbidding us to take vows and said: It would not avert anything; it is by which something is extracted from the miserly person.

Narrated by Ibn Umar
Ibn Umar reported Allah's Apostle (may peace be upon him) as saying: The vow neither hastens anything nor defers anything, but is the means whereby (something) is extracted from the miserly person.

Narrated by Ibn Umar
Ibn Umar reported that Allah's Apostle (may peace be upon him) forbade (people) taking vows, and said: It does not (necessarily) bring good (in the form of substantial and tangible results), but it is the meant whereby something is extracted from the miserly persons.

Narrated by Mansur
This hadith has been narrated on the authority of Mansur with the same chain of transmitters.

Narrated by Abu Heraira
Abu Heraira reported Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) as saying: Do not take vows, for a vow has no effect against Fate; it is only from the miserly that something is extracted.

Narrated by Abu Huraira
Abu Huraira reported Allah's Messenger (may peace be upon him) forbidding taking of vows, and said: It does not avert Fate, but is the means by which something is extracted from the miser.

Narrated by Abu Huraira
Abu Huraira reported Allah's Apostle (may peace be upon him) as saying: The vow does not bring anything near to the son of Adam which Allah has not ordained for him, but (at times) the vow coincides with Destiny, and this is how something is extracted from the miserly person, which that miser was not willing to give.

Narrated by 'Amr b. Abu 'Amr
This hadith has been transmitted on the authority of 'Amr b. Abu 'Amr.