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‘The tremendous amount of hadiths by Abu-Hurairah worried Umar, to the extent that he whipped him and told him: ”Oh Aba-Hurairah, you narrate far too many hadiths from the Prophet; I’m afraid that you will lie about him.” He then warned him that if he doesn’t give up narrating, he will be sent to exile from Madinah’
Sahih Bukhari,v.2, chapter: Bid’ul-Khalq (the beginning of creation), pg. 171, Muslim ibn Hajjaj Neishabouri, Sahih Muslim, v.1, pg. 34, Ibn Abil-Hadid al-Mu’tazeli, Sharh Nahjil-Balaghah, pg. 360, Dhahabi, Siyaru A’lamil-Nabla’, v.2, pg. 433-434, Muttaqi Hindi, Kanzul-Ummal, v.5, pg.239, hadith 4857, Imam Abu-Ja’far Iskafi, quoted from Sharh Nahjul-Hamidi, v.1, pg. 360.