Posts Tagged ‘hadith’

Kashf al Rayn – on Raising the hands in Salah – by Imam Muhammad Hashim al Sindi (d. 1174 AH)

Kashf al Rayn fi mas’ala Raf’ul Yadayn is a work verifying the Hanafi and Maliki schools’ stance; that the hands should not be raised after the initial takbir of Salah, meaning, no raising of the hands in the other stages of Salah.  It was written by the great…

03 Jan 6:30 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...

Touching the Holy Qur’an While Being Impure

This article by Shaykh Dr. Abul Hasan Hussain Ahmed is a short analysis and presenatation of some of the evidences on the impermissibility of touching the Qur’an whilst being in a state of major impurity (Hadath al-Akbar).

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According to the Fiqh of the Hanafi Madhhab, it is…

15 Mar 3:15 PM 0 Read More...

Defence of Abu Ja’far al-Razi as a Hadith Narrator

This article by Shaykh Dr. Abul Hasan Hussain Ahmed is a defence of an early Hadith Narrator – Abu Ja’far al-Razi, and an examination of his veracity as a transmitter of Narrations. This is a reply to an unknown (Majhul) person named as “Adeel” on a certain forum.

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14 Mar 10:13 PM 1 Read More...

Abu Alqama and his Attacks on a Narration from Malik al-Dar

This article by Shaykh Dr. Abul Hasan Hussain Ahmed is regarding Abu Alqama and his nefarious attacks on a narration from Malik al-Dar.

The work deals with the following:

Reply to Abu Alqama and his nefarious attacks on a narration from Malik al-Dar:
– Who is Abu Alqama?
– Points…

07 Mar 2:23 AM 0 Read More...