Posts Tagged ‘al-Sawad al A’zam’

Laying the Foundation: A Historical Analysis of Kūfah’s Academic Development

Translator’s Preface
The profound influence ones environment has in shaping his personality, worldview, and knowledge is a universally accepted fact. It is as the age-old proverb goes, “Tell me the company you keep, and I will tell you who you are.” As such, to appreciate the early Muslim…

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

Understanding the Attributes of Allah – Part 4 of 4

In this third part of the seminar entitled “Understanding the Attributes of Allah” that took place in December 2013, Shaykh Dr. Abul Hasan Hussain Ahmed succintly answers questions related to Understanding the Attributes of Allah, as well as other pertinent questions related to creedal matters.
Part 1 is available here…

23 Aug 7:00 PM 0 Read More...

Imām al-Shāṭibī’s Argument for the Necessity of Following One Madhhab in its Entirety

Imām al-Shāṭibī’s Argument for the Necessity of Following One Madhhab in its Entirety
Compiled by: Mufti Zameelur Rahman
Imām Abū Isḥāq al-Shāṭibī (d. 790) makes a powerful uṣūlī argument in his al-Muwāfaqāt for the necessity of following one…

10 Jun 2:00 PM 0 Read More...