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IslamQA: Did Umar set fire to Ali and Fatima’s house?

Assallamualeykum! 🥀 Are there any hadithes about Hz. Omar's (may Allah be pleased with him) burning Hz.Ali's (may Allah be pleased with him) home after out prophet (sallallahu aleyhi vesellem) died?

Alaikumassalam wa rahmatullah,

There are no authentic narrations in Sunni sources that mention that story. The important Shia scholar Ayatollah Hussein Muayyad also rejects the story and says there is no authentic narration in Shia sources about it.

And God knows best.
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