Sunan Abi Dawud – Maknaz edition – certified by al Azhar University

The Maknaz edition of the famous  hadith collection known as the Sunan of Imam Abu Dawud al-Sijjistani (d. 275 AH)  is considered to be one of the best ever printed editions with meticulous attention to detail given when typesetting, and the minimisation of errors when producing the final edition…

18 Feb 10:00 AM 0 Read More...

Jami al Tirmidhi - Maknaz edition - certified by al Azhar University

The Maknaz edition of the famous  hadith collection known as al-Jami al-Tirmidhi is considered to be one of the best ever printed editions with meticulous attention to detail given when typesetting, and the minimisation of errors when producing the final edition from the manuscript(s) used.  The slideshow…

05 Feb 11:20 PM 0 Read More...

Tafsir al-Qurtubi - one volume in English

The following is the first known English translation of the famous commentary on the Holy Qur’an, known as Tafsir al-Qurtubi.  Only the first volume seems to have been translated and published.  One of the objectives of this tafsir was to extrapolate juristic rulings from the Qur’an as…

02 Feb 11:12 PM 13 Read More...

Signs before the Day of Judgement - Ibn Kathir (d. 774 AH)

The following work is a selection of narrations compiled by the well known 8th century Islamic scholar, Imam Imadud-Din Ibn Kathir, on the Signs before the Day of Judgement.  He belonged to the Shafi’i Madhhab and was also a Professor of Hadith at the famous Dar al-Hadith…

30 Jan 11:13 PM 0 Read More...

Athar as-Sunan: Traditions of the Sunnah - By Shaykh al-Nimawi

Athar as-Sunan: Traditions of the Sunnah. The Book of Proofs For Purification and Prayer. 

 

In this classic work Allamah an-Nimawi relates fiqh rulings, particularly those of the Hanafi madhhab, to their source Hadiths, reviewing what the leading scholars have said about their chains of transmission. Footnotes indicate…

21 Jan 10:33 PM 0 Read More...