Abu Dawud Book 17, Hadith Number 3550.
Chapter : Not known.
Narated By Jabir ibn Abdullah : The Apostle of Allah (PBUH) decided a case of a woman from the Ansar to whom an orchard of date-palms was given by her son. She then died. Her son said: I gave it to her for her life, and she has brothers. Thereupon the Apostle of Allah (PBUH) said: It belongs to her during her life and after death. He then said: I gave a sadaqah (charity to her. He replied: It is more unexpected from you.