The Hanbali Position Of Placing The Hands Below The Navel in Salah

The following work by Dr. Hussain Ahmed is an investigation and verification of where the hands should be placed in Salah according to the dominant and dependable view of the Hanbali Madhhab, as well as the acceptable positions emanating from Imam Ahmed Ibn Hanbal (d. 241 AH). It is in…

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Imam Muhammad al-Shaybani and his reliability in hadith transmission

Imam Muhammad ibn al-Hasan al-Shaybani’s Reliability in Narrating Hadith

Imam Muhammad ibn al-Hasan al-Shaybani (132 – 189), who was one of the foremost students of Imam Abu Hanifah, and an undisputed authority in fiqh (jurispudence) and lughah (language), was also a hafiz (memoriser of a large…

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Imam Abu Yusuf and His reliability in transmitting Hadith

1. Imam Abu Yusuf Ya’qub ibn Ibrahim al-Qadi’s Reliability in Narrating Hadith
Imam Abu Yusuf (113 – 182), the foremost student of Imam Abu Hanifah and the first chief judge in Muslim history, was also a hafiz of hadith as he is included in Imam al-Dhahabi’s…

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Tanin Al Mujaljalat Bi Tabyin Al Musalsalat - by Imam Hamid Al Uskudari Al Hanafi

Tanin Al Mujaljalat Bi Tabyin Al Musalsalat by al-Imam Hamid Al Uskudari Al Hanafi (d. 1172 AH) is one of the largest known hadith collections of the Musalsal genre (see below).  It contains some 289 unique ahadith with their chains . 
The transmission of these Musalsal narrations is something transmitted…

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Rare Musalsal Hadiths: Narrated by Shaykh Yasin al Fadani (d. 1990)

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The following are some rare Musalsal Hadiths narrated by the late Makkan Hadith scholar and the most prolific transmitter of Hadith with their chains of transmission (asanid) in his age (Musnid al-Asr), Allama Shaykh Muhammad Yasin al-Fadani al-Makki (b. 1916 CE – d. 21 st July…

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