Hadith on Sitting: Thighs on stomach, arms around legs

Ibn Umar reported: I saw the Messenger of Allah, peace and blessings be upon him, sitting by the Ka’bah with his thighs on his stomach and arms around his legs.

Source: Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī 5917

Grade: Sahih (authentic) according to Al-Bukhari

عَنْ ابْنِ عُمَرَ رَضِيَ اللَّهُ عَنْهُمَا قَالَ رَأَيْتُ رَسُولَ اللَّهِ صَلَّى اللَّهُ عَلَيْهِ وَسَلَّمَ بِفِنَاءِ الْكَعْبَةِ مُحْتَبِيًا بِيَدِهِ هَكَذَا

5917 صحيح البخاري الاستئذان باب الاحتباء باليد وهو القرفصاء