Posts Tagged ‘salah’

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...

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...

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...

Authenticity of Salah: Sifatus Salah by Sh. Ilyas Faisal

This is a short but very succinct work detailing the method of Salah with a specifically linked hadith based evidence for most matters detailed within it.  It was published previously under the title – Sifatus Salaah: The Method of Salaah in the Light of Authentic Ahadith, and compiled by Shaykh Muhammad…

23 Feb 3:00 PM 0 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...