Hadith on Shyness: Let not shyness stop you from seeking knowledge

Safiyyah bint Shaybah reported: Aisha, may Allah be pleased with her, said, “How excellent are the women of the Ansar! They do not allow shyness to prevent them from understanding the religion.”

In another narration, Aisha said, “They do not allow shyness to prevent them from asking questions about the religion and seeking to understand it.”

Source: Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 332

Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Muslim

عَنْ صَفِيَّةَ بِنْتِ شَيْبَةَ قَالَتْ عَائِشَةُ رضي الله عنها نِعْمَ النِّسَاءُ نِسَاءُ الأَنْصَارِ لَمْ يَكُنْ يَمْنَعُهُنَّ الْحَيَاءُ أَنْ يَتَفَقَّهْنَ فِي الدِّينِ

وفي رواية أخرى قالت لَمْ يَكُنْ يَمْنَعُهُنَّ الْحَيَاءُ أَنْ يَسْأَلْنَ عَنِ الدِّينِ وَيَتَفَقَّهْنَ فِيهِ

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