Abu Hurayrah (RA) reported that Allaah’s Messenger sallallaahu ‘alayhi wa sallam said: “When a human being dies, all of his deeds are terminated except for three types:
1. an ongoing sadaqah,
2. a knowledge (of Islaam) from which others benefit,
3. and a righteous child who makes du’aa for him.”
[Muslim and others].
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