Archive for March, 2019

Qurratul Aynayn bi Jawab Nurul Aynayn by Shaykh Rayhan Jawaid

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This is an Urdu work with key proofs also in Arabic by Shaykh Rayhan Jawaid (of Pakistan) in defence of the evidences used to substantiate the practice of non-raf’ul yadayn (raising of the hands) in Salah (namaz) after the initial Takbir of Salah as advocated by the…

18 Mar 11:25 PM 0 Read More...

Touching the Holy Qur’an While Being Impure

This article by Shaykh Dr. Abul Hasan Hussain Ahmed is a short analysis and presenatation of some of the evidences on the impermissibility of touching the Qur’an whilst being in a state of major impurity (Hadath al-Akbar).

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According to the Fiqh of the Hanafi Madhhab, it is…

15 Mar 3:15 PM 0 Read More...

Defence of Abu Ja’far al-Razi as a Hadith Narrator

This article by Shaykh Dr. Abul Hasan Hussain Ahmed is a defence of an early Hadith Narrator – Abu Ja’far al-Razi, and an examination of his veracity as a transmitter of Narrations. This is a reply to an unknown (Majhul) person named as “Adeel” on a certain forum.

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14 Mar 10:13 PM 1 Read More...

The ‘Makan’ Narration Attributed to Imam Mujahid

This article by Shaykh Dr. Abul Hasan Hussain Ahmed is some observations on the narration attributed to Imam Mujahid ibn Jabar regarding the ascription of a Makan (“Place”) for Allah – a reply to Harris Hammam, aka, Ismail Patel.

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An internet forum contributor known as Harris Hammam (real name being…

13 Mar 10:58 PM 1 Read More...

Imam al-Qurtubi and the Claims of a Pseudo-Athari

This is a short response that was originally posted on an Islamic forum by Shaykh Dr. Abul Hasan Hussain Ahmed to an unknown person who claimed to be Athari in ‘aqida and Hanafi in fiqh. It also responds in brief to a certain Ali Rida Qadri and Abu Alqama Ali…

13 Mar 3:55 PM 2 Read More...