Spending on the family on Ashura 10 Muharram

Spending on the family on ʿĀshūrāʾ


What is the status of the narration that suggests that a person should generously spend on the family on ʿĀshūrāʾ? Please clarify because people who do not believe in this are criticised whilst people who believe in this are accused of innovation.

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