Archive for February, 2017

80 Books on Sunni Creed according to the Hanafi Madhhab

The following is a list of 80 works written by some well known scholars linked mainly to the Hanafi school of Islamic jurisprudence.  The list starts off with works ascribed to the great Imam Abu Hanifa himself and ends off with some titles from the last Islamic century.  The works…

18 Feb 8:00 PM 5 Read More...

Shah Waliullah – transmitter of an Ashari Musalsal chain

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The following is a scan from one of the Athbat (a book listing his chains of transmission via his teachers) of the Imam al-Hind, Shah Waliullah Muhaddith al-Dehlawi (d. 1176 AH), and his transmission of a unique musalsal sanad (patterned chain of transmission) which contains some…

14 Feb 12:00 PM 2 Read More...

Al-Albani on Muslim’s Sahih: A Critical study of his Method

The following is an academic discourse on Nasir al-Albani (d. 1999 CE) and his stance on some narrations in the major Sunni Hadith collection known as Sahih Muslim by Kamaruddin Amin.  Details:
 

 

See also the following link for a list of works written by a host of…

13 Feb 11:35 AM 1 Read More...

Did Imam al-Dhahabi write “al-Nasiha al-Dhahabiyya” to Ibn Taymiyya?

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A brother from Birmingham, UK, had once asked:

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I have recently read an article by abu rumaysah claiming that hafidth dhahabi did not write the nasee’ha. This is what he says:

 

“On the book ‘Naseehah adh-Dhahabiyyah’:
A book ascribed to adh-Dhahabee in…

08 Feb 5:04 PM 5 Read More...