Hadith on Fasting: The Prophet continuously fasted, Muslims may not

Ibn Umar reported: The Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, would observe continuous fasting during the month of Ramadan and so did the people, but he prohibited them. It was said, “You are continuously fasting.” The Prophet said, “Verily, I am not like you, for I am supplied with food and drink from Allah.

Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 1860, Ṣaḥīḥ Muslim 1102

Grade: Muttafaqun Alayhi (authenticity agreed upon) according to Al-Bukhari and Muslim

عَنْ ابْنِ عُمَرَ رَضِيَ اللَّهُ عَنْهُمَا أَنَّ رَسُولَ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ وَاصَلَ فِي رَمَضَانَ فَوَاصَلَ النَّاسُ فَنَهَاهُمْ قِيلَ لَهُ أَنْتَ تُوَاصِلُ قَالَ إِنِّي لَسْتُ مِثْلَكُمْ إِنِّي أُطْعَمُ وَأُسْقَى

1860 صحيح البخاري كتاب الصوم باب الوصال ومن قال ليس في الليل صيام

1102 صحيح مسلم كتاب الصيام باب النهي عن الوصال في الصوم

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