Munazarah Literature in Urdu: An Extra-Curricular Educational Input in Pakistan's Religious Education

Munazarah Literature in Urdu: An Extra-Curricular Educational Input in Pakistan’s Religious Education

Author: Tariq Rahman

Abstract:

This article looks at the institution of debate, the munazarah, in the religious education sector of Pakistan. It argues that the munazarah occupies an important position in madrasah education and the ‘ulama…

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The Hanafi School's Link to Sunni Orthodoxy

The following lecture is from part of the day conference on Imam Abu Hanifa & The Hanafi Madhab:

The lecture was delivered by the founder of this website – Dr. Abul Hasan Hussain Ahmed:

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Various Quotes Regarding Allah & His Attributes Ascribed to Imam Ahmad by the ‘Ulema

ON ATTRIBUTING A BODY (JISM) TO ALLAH

[The Imam and hadith master (hafiz) Ahmad Ibn Al-Husayn] Al-Bayhaqi (d. 458/1066) relates in his Manaqib al-Imam Ahmad [The memorable actions of Imam Ahmad] with his chain on the authority of Abu al-Fadl that he said:

“[Imam] Ahmad…

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Imam al Nawawi was an Ash'ari

One of the claims of the pseudo-salafi movement is that Imam An-Nawawi was not an Asha’ri in creed. This is yet another example of their attempt to rewrite history to be in their favor. Before we prove that Imam an-Nawawi (rahmatullah ‘alayh) was an Asha’ri…

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The false attribution of “Juz’un fi-Dhikri I‘tiqād as-Salaf fi-l-Huruf wa-l-Aswat” to Imam al-Nawawi

Abu Bilal Al-Maliki (tr. el-turki):

The rule of the people of hadith is:

ان كنت مدعياً فالدليل ، وإذا كنت ناقلاً فالصحة

“If you claim something, prove it; and if you relate something show its authenticity.”

This book is not by Imam Nawawi for the following reasons:

1) The obscurity of the author of the book from…

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