Part 5: The Hasan Hadeeth: Its definition and usage with the Scholars of Hadeeth

The Hasan Hadeeth: Definition: A report that fulfils the conditions of a Saheeh hadeeth except that one of its narrators or some of them are lesser than … Continue reading

The Hadīth and the Sunnah (Islam 1.7)

1.7 Islam: The Hadīth And The Sunnah Hadith Hadith (plural: Ahādīth) refers to the statements, actions and tacit approvals that have been reported from the … Continue reading

Part 4: Hadeeth Science and Literature: Conditions of a Saheeh Hadeeth; Definitions: Musnad, Musannaf, Mu’jam, Sunan, Jaami’, etc.

2.0 The Accepted Report The categories of the accepted report (al-khabr al-maqbool): The two major categories of an accepted report are: Saheeh (“sound”) and Hasan (“good”). Each of these is … Continue reading

Shaikh Abdullaah Al-Bukhaaree: An important word concerning the “Ghareeb” (singular or rare) narrations and statements

It is well worth reading: “Introduction to the beginnings of the Hadeeth sciences: Mutawaatir, Aahaad, and their categories (Part 3)” before this article, since this is … Continue reading

Part 3: Hadeeth Science and Literature: Mutawaatir, Aahaad, Azeez, Mash-hoor, Ghareeb: Maqbool and Mardood

1.0 Categories of a Narration (Al-Khabr) A narration which reaches us is of two types: Al-Mutawātir: That narration which has been narrated by a large number … Continue reading

Part 2: Hadeeth Science and Literature: Isnaad, Matn, Hadeeth, Khabr and Athar

In part 1 we began the topic ‘An Introduction to the Sciences of Hadith and Early Hadith Literature,’ which was an introduction to the various … Continue reading

Part 1: Hadeeth Science and Literature: Context, History and its Importance

We begin today a new lesson that is an introduction to the Sciences of Hadith and an introduction to early hadeeth literature. And this is … Continue reading

Fasting on a Saturday if ‘Ashoorah or ‘Arafah happens to fall on it: Ibn Uthaimeen and Muhammad Ibn Haadee

Ibn `Uthaimeen on Fasting on a Saturday if is the Day of ‘Aashoorah   عَنْ عَبْدِ اللَّهِ بْنِ بُسْرٍ، قَالَ قَالَ رَسُولُ اللَّهِ ـ صلى … Continue reading

“A woman being married against her will.” The Book of Marriage, Buloogh al-Maraam (no. 988) – Explanation of Shaikh al-Fawzaan

Title: Kitaabun-Nikaah (The Book of Marriage) from Shaikh Saalih al-Fawzaan’s explanation of Buloogh al-Maraam min Adillatil-Ahkaam of Al-Haafidh Ahmad Ibn `Alee Ibn Hajr al-Asqalaanee (Born … Continue reading

The Virtues Of Madeenah – Narrations That Put A Yearning Into The Hearts For The City Of The Prophet

Indeed the Madīnah of Allaah’s Messenger is the most pleasant of places, it is Taybah, it is the returning place and sanctuary of Imān, it is … Continue reading