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Hadeeth # 05
On the authority of the Mother of the faithful, Umm `Abdullah `Aaisha , who said: The Messenger of Allah said:

He who innovates something in this matter of ours that is not of it will have it rejected.

It was related by al-Bukhaari and Muslim. In one version by Muslim it reads: He who does an act which our matter is not [in agreement] with, will have it rejected.

Explanation of Hadeeth # 05