Question: What is the ruling on saying “shukran” to the one who rendered goodness to a person?
Shaykh Ahmad bin Yahyaa an-Najmee:
Whoever did that has abandoned that which is more superior, which is the saying, “Jazaak Allaahu khayran” (may Allaah reward you with good). And in Allaah lies success.
- Taken from: Fath Rabbil-Wadood Fil-Fataawaa war-Rasaa’il war-Rudood 1/68, no. 30
- Translated by: Abu `Iyaad Amjad Rafiq