Posts Tagged ‘hanafi’

An Explanation of the Principle, “Jarh is Given Precedence over Ta‘dīl”

The following piece is by one of the leading scholars of India in his time known as Shaykh Abdal Hayy al-Laknawi (d. 1304 AH).  It is with regard to a principle in the Science of Hadith (Ulum al-Hadith) dealing with the issue of when the Jarh (disparagement) on…

24 Aug 10:00 AM 0 Read More...

Tajweed Qur’an with English meanings & Transliteration

Tajweed Qur’an with English meanings & Transliteration in Roman script with Qur’an topics index.  English Translation by Abdullah Yusuf Ali and Transliteration by Subhi Taha. English translation is written around the border of the Arabic text on the right side of the page. The left side of the…

17 Jun 10:04 AM 1 Read More...

Placing the Hands Below the Navel in Salah

The following is the translation of some of the evidences and discussion for placing the hands below the navel in Salah (prayer) as detailed in the 18 volume Arabic work known as I’la al-Sunan by Shaykh Zafar Ahmed Uthmani (d. 1974 CE).  It also addresses some evidences used…

29 May 10:00 PM 0 Read More...

Hadith Literature: Its Origin, Development and Special Features

The ‘hadith’, the sayings attributed to the Prophet Muhammad (sallallahu alaihi wa sallam), form a sacred literature which for the Muslims ranks second in importance only to the Qur’an itself. As a source of law, ethics and doctrine, the vast corpus of ‘hadith’ continue to exercise decisive influence. Islamic…

21 Apr 3:00 PM 0 Read More...

Audio Recitation of the Sihah Sitta Hadith collections

The following are download links of the audio recordings of the 6 famous Sunni Books of hadith known as the Sihah Sitta:
Sahih al-Bukhari:

All files for Sahih al-Bukhari in one download link

Individual files:

disk01.rm
9.3 MB

disk02.rm
14.8 MB

disk03.rm
13…

15 Mar 5:05 PM 2 Read More...