Hadith on Freedom: The Prophet frees slaves during a solar eclipse

Asma’ bint Abi Bakr reported: The Prophet, peace and blessings be upon him, had ordered the emancipation of slaves during a solar eclipse.

Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 1006

Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Bukhari

عَنْ أَسْمَاءَ بِنْتِ أَبِي بَكْرٍ قَالَتْ لَقَدْ أَمَرَ النَّبِيُّ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ بِالْعَتَاقَةِ فِي كُسُوفِ الشَّمْسِ

1006 صحيح البخاري كتاب الكسوف باب من أحب العتاقة في كسوف الشمس