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Is rain falling on a new grave a blessing?

Question:

What do the scholars and experts of shari’ah say regarding the following scenario: After we buried a deceased person, it rained. Some Muslims mentioned that if it rains on a new grave, it is a good sign that the deceased person will enter paradise. Is this true?

Answer:

Rain can be taken as a good omen especially if it rained out of a normal course.

And Allah ﷻ knows the best

Imam Ahmad Rida Khan رحمة الله تعالى عليه

Translation by Dr Musharraf Hussain Al-Azhari Translator of Majestic Quran, www.majesticquran.co.uk