Aboo Umaamah related that Prophet Muhammad (ﷺ) said:
“The best charities are the shade of a tent in the path of Allah, the gift of a servant for Allah’s cause or a mature female camel in the path of Allah.”
- Collected by Ahmad and at-Tirmithee, and also reported by
- Adee ibn Abee Haatim and collected by at-Tirmithee [SJ.S. 1109].
- See Mishkat Al-Masabih, vol. 1, pp. 812-3.