As we enter Ramadan once again the following is a succinct list of reminders connected to this blessed month:
1) It takes place in the 9th Islamic month
2) Fasting is performed from the start of Fajr time (true dawn) till sunset
3) Taraweeh is performed in congregation at night…
Clear-Cut Answers for those who Reject Weak Ah̩ãdĩth
(for faḍā’il al-aʿmāl)
Foreword by Shaykh Dr. Abul Hasan Hussain Ahmed
Praise be to Allah that is due from all grateful believers, a fullness of praise for all his favours: a praise that is…
The following question was answered by Shaykh Shahinur Rahman from England based on a narration being circulated via social media in recent times.
Did Tashahhud really originate on the night of Miʿrāj during a conversation between Allāh ﷻ, the Prophet ﷺ and Jibrīl?
The alleged incident…
The Muḥaddith’s Etiquette
Imām Muḥammad Ibn Aḥmad al-Dhahabī ؒ
It is an imperative that the student of knowledge correct his intention: whoever studies Ḥadīth to compete, boast, [publicly] narrate, to find employment or to be applauded on his knowledge, is a failure; and…
The following is a work by the late Dr. Mohar Ali entitled: “The Qur’an and the Orientalists: An Examination of their Main Theories and Assumptions.”
The author has met the orientalists on their own grounds. He has taken up their arguments and assumptions one by one, dealing with each…