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A Compendium of Islamic terms and their English equivalents

The following is a download link for the digital edition of the work known as Mu’jam Mustalahat al-Da’wa wal I’lam al-Islami.  It is a useful compendium listing in a systematic manner much of the terminology used in various Islamic disciplines with their English equivalents.  It…

05 Dec 10:30 AM 0 Read More...

The Status of Imam Abu Hanifah in the Science of Hadith

Translator’s Preface
The following is a brief, yet comprehensive, explanation of the rank of Imām Abū Hanīfah in the science of Hadīth. As was mentioned earlier, this is an excerpt from the previous section of our abridged translation of Athar al-Hadīth al-Sharīf…

02 Nov 9:00 PM 0 Read More...

Book Review: “An Introduction to the Disciplines of the Noble Hadīth”

The following piece has been distributed here with permission of the author.  This work is noteworthy for the scholars and students of the esteemed Science of Hadith (Ulum al-Hadith).
Book Review: “An Introduction to the Disciplines of the Noble Hadīth” 
Author: Mufti Abdul Mālik al-Kumillā’ī
By…

19 Oct 7:45 PM 0 Read More...

Who authored Usul al-Shashi?

The following article is with regard to the authorship of a famous work known as Usul al-Shashi that is studied in many of the Darul Ulum’s in the Indian subcontinent that follow the Dars-e-Nizami syllabus.  It was written by the Turkish academic, Dr. Mustafa Bedir, who…

12 Oct 5:00 PM 0 Read More...

Hadith Proofs for the Hanafi Procedure of Witr

This is a collection of hadith proofs for the Hanafi method of Witr. It is divided into five sections:

The first section is on the evidences for Witr consisting of three rak‘ahs
The second is on the evidences for there being only one set of salams for Witr
The…

29 Sep 8:00 PM 4 Read More...