Hadeeth, “Reciting Soorah Al-Takaathur equals the recitation of thousand Aayaat”

Question 136: The Messenger of Allaah (peace be upon him) said,  “Can one of you not read a thousand Aayaat every night?” They said, “Who can afford this O Allaah’s Messenger?” He (peace be upon him) said, “Can one of you not read The mutual rivalry (for piling up of worldly things) diverts you, ? What is the degree of the authenticity of this Hadeeth?

Answer: We do not find any reference of this saying to the Prophet (peace be upon him)... read more here.