Hadith on Zakat: Rain held back if people withhold charity

Ibn Umar reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, said, “Never do people withhold alms from their wealth but that a portion from the sky will be held back; were it not for the animals, it would never rain.

Source: al-Mu’jam al-Kabīr 13454

Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Albani

عَنِ ابْنِ عُمَرَ عَنِ النَّبِيِّ صلى الله عليه وسلم قَال لَمْ يَمْنَعْ قَوْمٌ زَكَاةَ أَمْوَالِهِمْ إِلا مُنِعُوا الْقَطْرَ مِنَ السَّمَاءِ وَلَوْلا الْبَهَائِمُ لَمْ يُمْطَرُوا

13454 المعجم الكبير للطبراني باب التاء

5204 المحدث الألباني خلاصة حكم المحدث صحيح في صحيح الجامع