Hadith on Akhirah: Death is only a relief if Allah forgives you

Aisha reported: It was said, “O Messenger of Allah, this woman has died and is relieved from suffering.” The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, became angry and he said, “Verily, one is only relieved from suffering if they are forgiven by Allah.

Source: Musnad Aḥmad 24153

Grade: Sahih li ghayrihi (authentic due to external evidence) according to Al-Albani

عَنْ عَائِشَةَ قَالَتْ قِيلَ يَا رَسُولَ اللَّهِ مَاتَتْ فُلَانَةُ وَاسْتَرَاحَتْ فَغَضِبَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ وَقَالَ إِنَّمَا يَسْتَرِيحُ مَنْ غُفِرَ لَهُ

24153 مسند أحمد بن حنبل

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