Archive for February, 2018

Shah Waliullah – transmitter of an Ashari Musalsal chain

Assalamu alaikum
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 4 Read More...