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Clarification – 1 Sa‘= 2.172 Kg Is From The Translator and Not The Scholars – Abul-‘Abbaas Moosaa Richardson [hafidahullaah]

بِسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ

قَدْ أَفْلَحَ مَن تَزَكَّىٰ

Indeed whosoever purifies himself shall achieve success. 87:15

1 Sa‘= 2.172 Kg Is From The Translator and Not The Scholars.

Assalamu alaikum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakatuhu,

Our Elder Brother Abul-‘Abbaas Moosaa Richardson (hafidahullaah) as noticed that, 1 sa‘= 2.172 kg is from the translator and not the scholars in the below translated fatwa.

http://www.alifta.com/Fatawa/FatawaChapters.aspx?View=Page&PageID=57&PageNo=1&BookID=10

He (hafidahullaah) pointed out that the translator has added to the speech of the scholars (between parentheses). The original Arabic fatwaa has NO MENTION of this specification, not in the text of the fatwaa, nor in a footnote. Further, Abul-‘Abbaas (hafidahullaah) said that he is not saying that (1 sa‘= 2.172 kg) is inaccurate, as a saa’ (3L) of some kinds of food might actually weigh precisely 2.172 kg. However, it should be known that this specification did not occur from the scholars quoted.

Lastly, He (hafidahullaah) recommend us to read the content given in the below link for clarity on the subject :

http://www.salafitalk.net/st/viewmessages.cfm?Forum=24&Topic=9559

Who is Abul-‘Abbaas Moosaa Richardson (hafidahullaah)?

Abul-‘Abbaas (hafidahullaah) is our elder brother in Salafiyyaah. He post-graduated from Umm al-Qura University in Makkah, Saudi Arabia. He graduated from the Faculty of Hadeeth Sciences. His main teachers (outside of his university studies) include the Noble Scholars, Shaykh Rabee’ Ibn Hadeeal-Madkhaalee (hafidahullaah), Shaykh Wasee’ullaah ‘Abbaas (hafidahullaah) and the Noble Shaykh, Muhammad Ibn ‘Umar Bazmool (hafidahullaah) and his brother, Shaykh Ahmad Ibn ‘Umar Bazmool (hafidahullaah). Abul-‘Abbaas (hafidahullaah) has been active in the field of da’wah online and through courses, lectures and writings over the last decade. Currently resides in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

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