Biography Of Imam Malik – Hadith Collection

Brief Biography Of Imam Malik. Hadith Section/Book: About Hadith Books About Maliks Muwatta   He was famous for his piety and integrity and courageously stood up, and was prepared to suffer, for his convictions. For example, when the governor of Medina demanded and forced people to take the oath of  allegiance to Khalifa al-Mansour, Imam … [Read more…]

Teachings of Imam Malik – Hadith Collection

Maliks Muwatta – Teachings Hadith Section/Book: About Hadith Books About Maliks Muwatta   He would appoint his specific writer; Habeeb, to recite ahadith from Muwatta (prestigious hadith book(s) compiled by Imam Malik himself). The other students and participants would silently listen attentively, due to the fear and respect of him. No student would look into … [Read more…]

Special Attributes – Hadith Collection

Maliks Muwatta – Special Attributes Hadith Section/Book: About Hadith Books About Maliks Muwatta Caliph Harun Rashid requested that Imam Maliks book(s), the Muwatta, should be displayed in the Kaaba, and that all uslims be imposed to follow Imam Malik within all jurisprudential matters. He refused saying: “Refrain from this as the ompanions of the Prophet … [Read more…]

Death Of Imam Malik – Hadith Collection

Death Of Imam Malik Hadith Section/Book: About Hadith Books About Maliks Muwatta   Ibn Kanaanaa and Ibn Zubyr performed Ghusl. His son Yahyaa and his student (calligrapher) Habeeb poured the water, and as Imam Malik had willed, he was shrouded in a white cloth. Ameere Madeenah Abdul Azeez Ibn Muhammad Ibn Ibraheem ed the Janazah … [Read more…]

Sahih Bukhari – Hadith Collection

English Translation by Dr M. Muhsin Khan. Sahih Bukhari is a collection of sayings and deeds of Prophet Muhammad (SAW), also known as the sunnah. The reports of the Prophet’s sayings and deeds are called ahadith. Bukhari lived a couple of centuries after the Prophet’s death and worked extremely hard to collect his ahadith. Each … [Read more…]

Introduction – Hadith Collection

Sahih Bukhari – Introduction Hadith Section/Book: About Hadith Books About Sahih Bukhari Bukhari’s collection is recognized by the overwhelming majority of the Muslim world to be one of the most authentic collections of the Sunnah of the Prophet (SAW). It is important to realize, however, that Bukhari’s collection is not complete: there are other scholars … [Read more…]

Background – Hadith Collection

Bukhari states, “There was once a time during one of our sessions when my teacher Ishaaq Ibn Rahway remarked it would be appreciated if someone could collect ahadith which held strong and reliable testimonials and write them in the form of a book.” This inspired Bukhari which was later strengthened by a dream in which … [Read more…]

Special Attributes – Hadith Collection

Sahih Bukhari – Special Attributes Hadith Section/Book: About Hadith Books About Sahih Bukhari Bukhari states himself that, “From the time of learning the prohibitions of backbiting till now, I have refrained from such an act.”   There is also one incident when Bukhari was involved in Zohar prayers. After completing his salaah he started to … [Read more…]