Posts Tagged ‘fiqh’

Mu’jam Lughatul Fuqaha

The following is a comprehensive compendium that is a necessity for students and scholars of the Islamic sciences.  It provides key Arabic terms and their English and French equivalents in a systematic order.  It was completed under the supervision of Dr. Muhammad Rawwas Qal’aji.
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12 Jun 10:30 PM 0 Read More...

Proofs for the Differences in the Prayer of a Man and Woman

The following article by Shaykh Zameelur Rahman (from England) discussses the evidences and verdicts surrounding the issue of the differences in the Salah (prayer) between men and women.  Towards the end of the discussion he has also responded to the claims of the late Nasir al-Albani (d. 1999), who…

05 Jun 1:00 PM 0 Read More...

Complete Fiqh of Menstruation: Imam Birgivi (d. 981 AH/1573 CE)

Imam al-Birgivi’s Manual Interpreted is the explanative translation of a major Islamic legal work on menstruation, lochia, and related issues. Answering hundreds of questions needed by the Muslim woman practicing her din, this book provides accurate information and practical arrangement of charts and texts making it an important…

05 Mar 2:00 PM 4 Read More...

Salah made easy with 40 Masnun Dua’s

This is a short book on the method and jurisprudence (fiqh) of Salah with 40 significant supplications (dua’s) linked to it.  It was compiled by the late Shaykh Muhammad Ashiq Ilahi back in the late 1960’s.  The author later migrated to the blessed city of Madina and subsequently…

22 Feb 2:00 PM 0 Read More...

Basic Usul al-Fiqh Terminology

This is a short file by Shaykh Dr. Abul Hasan Hussain Ahmed explaining in bite-size chunks what Usul al-Fiqh (Principles of Islamic Jurisprudence) is, it’s main definitions (with basic explanations of terminology), and how it applies in every day life as a practicing Muslim. A must read…

28 Mar 10:24 PM 0 Read More...