Abu Hatim Muhammad ibn Idris al-Razi
Abu Hatim, Muhammad ibn Idris al-Razi (811–890) was a notable hadith scholar born in Ray. He is the father of Ibn Abi Hatim.
His full name is Abu Hatim Muhammad bin Idris bin al-Mundhir bin Dawud ...
Sunan ibn Majah
Sunan Ibn Mājah (Arabic: سُنن ابن ماجه‎) is one of the Kutub al-Sittah (six major hadiths), collected by Ibn Mājah.
It contains over 4,000 aḥādīth in 32 books (kutub) divided into ...
Muhammad Nasiruddin al-Albani
Muhammad Nasir-ud-Din al-Albani (Arabic: محمد ناصر الدين الألباني‎) (1914 – October 2, 1999) was an Albanian Islamic scholar; he specialised in the fields of hadith and fiqh. He was a watch...
Abd al-Rahim ibn al-Husain al-'Iraqi
'Abdulrahim bin al-Husain bin 'Abdulrahman al-'Iraqi al-Misri (Arabic: عبد الريحم بن حسين بن عبد الرحمن العراقي المصري‎) (1325–1403), popularly known as al-Hafith al-Iraqi, was a well known ...
Ibn Battah
Abu Abdullah `Ubaidullah bin Muhammad bin Battah al-`Ukbari al-Hanbali [known as Ibn Battah] was a Hanbali theologian and jurisconsult born at 'Ukbarain 304/917. He learned from a number of Hanbali s...
Ibn Kathir
Ismail ibn Kathir (Arabic: ابن كثير‎, born c. 1300, died 1373) was a highly influential Sunni scholar of the Shafi'i school during the Mamluk rule of Syria, an expert on tafsir (Quranic e...
Sufyan al-Thawri
Sufyan ath-Thawri ibn Said (Arabic: سفيان بن سعيد الثوري‎) (716–778) was a tabi'i Islamic scholar, Hafiz and jurist, founder of the Thawri madhhab. He was also a hadith compiler, of whom a g...
Ali ibn al-Madini
Abū al-Ḥasan ʻAlī ibn ʻAbdillāh ibn Jaʻfar al-Madīnī (778 CE/161 AH – 849/234) (Arabic: أبو الحسن علي بن عبد الله بن جعفر المديني‎) was a ninth-century Sunni Islamic scholar who was influent...
Al-Humaydī
Abu Abd Allah Muhammad bin Abi Nasr al-Futtuh bin Abd Allah bin Futtuh bin Humayd bin Yasil al-Azdi, most commonly known as al-Humaydi, was a Medieval Moorish scholar of history and Islamic studies.
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Ibn Majah
Abū ʻAbdillāh Muḥammad ibn Yazīd Ibn Mājah al-Rabʻī al-Qazwīnī (Arabic: ابو عبد الله محمد بن يزيد بن ماجه الربعي القزويني‎; fl. 9th century CE) commonly known as Ibn Mājah, was a medieval sc...
Al-Tabarani
Abu al-Qasim Sulaiman ibn Ahmad ibn Al-Tabarani was one of the most important hadith scholars of his age.
From amongst his students were: Ahmad bin 'Amr bin 'Abdul-Khaliq Al-Basri and Abu Bakr Al...
Al-Suyuti
Jalal al-Din al-Suyuti (Arabic: جلال الدين السيوطي‎) (c. 1445–1505 AD), whose full Arabic name is Abu al-Fadl 'Abd al-Rahman b. Abi Bakr b. Muhammad Jalal al-Din al-Khudayri al-Suyuti, also...
Manzur Nu'mani
Muḥammad Manz̤ūr Aḥmad Nu‘mānī(Urdu: محمد منظور احمد نعمانی‎; c. 15 December 1905 – 4/5 May 1997) was an Indian Islamic scholar. Prominent among his written works are Maariful Hadith, Islam ...
Ibn 'Asakir
Ibn 'Asakir (Arabic: ابن عساكر‎) (1105–1175) was a Sunni Islamic scholar, a historian and a student of the Sunni mystic Abu al-Najib Suhrawardi.
His full name was Ali ibn al-Hasan ibn Hi...
Ibn al-Jazari
Abu al-Khayr Shams al-Din Muhammad ibn Muhammad ibn Muhammad ibn Ali ibn Yusuf al-Jazari (Arabic: أبو الخير شمس الدين محمد بن محمد بن محمد بن علي بن يوسف الجزري‎, 1350 CE/751 AH – 1429 CE/8...
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Said ibn al-Musayyib
Sa‘id Ibn Al-Musayyib (642-715 CE سعید بن المسیب) of Medina was among the foremost authorities in jurisprudence (fiqh) among the Taba'een (generation succeeding the Sahaba).
Sa‘id was born in 642...
Ibn Sa'd al-Baghdadi
Muhammad ibn Sa'd ibn Mani' al-Baghdadi or Ibn Sa'd (Arabic: ابن سعد‎), often called Katib ul-Waqidi, the scribe of Waqidi.
Ibn Sa'd was born in the year 784 CE (168 AH) and died in 845 ...
Habib Al-Rahman Al-Azmi
Habib al-Rahman al-Azmi was an Indian Scholar of Hadith and Fiqh. He was born in the town Maunath Bhanjan in the Mau district, in the Uttar Pradesh State. He completed the formal education in Mau in ...
Malik ibn Anas
Mālik ibn Anas ibn Mālik ibn Abī 'Āmir al-Asbahī (Arabic: مالك بن أنس‎; 711–795 CE / 93–179 AH) is known as "Imam Malik," the "Sheikh of Islam", the "Proof of the Community," and "Imam of the Ab...
Ahmad ibn Hanbal
Aḥmad bin Muḥammad bin Ḥanbal Abū ʿAbd Allāh al-Shaybānī (780–855 CE / 164–241 AH) (Arabic: احمد بن محمد بن حنبل ابو عبد الله الشيباني‎) was an important Muslim scholar and theologian. He is...
Ahmad ibn Hanbal - Wikipedia
Al-Khatib al-Baghdadi
Abu Bakr Ahmad ibn `Ali ibn Thabit ibn Ahmad ibn Mahdi al-Shafi`i, commonly known as al-Khatib al-Baghdadi (Arabic: الخطيب البغدادي‎) or "the lecturer from Baghdad" (10 May 1002 – 5 Septembe...
Ahmad Muhammad Shakir
Aḥmad Muḥammad Shākir (Arabic: أحمد محمد شاكر‎ ) (January 29, 1892, Cairo – June 14, 1958) was an Egyptian scholar of hadith. He is the son of Mahmud Shakir, an ulama of University of al-A...
Abu'l-Faraj ibn al-Jawzi
Abu'l-Faraj ibn al-Jawzi (508 AH-597 AH) from Baghdad was an Islamic scholar whose family traces their lineage back to that of Abu Bakr, the famous companion of Muhammad and first caliph. He belonged ...
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Taqi al-Din Muhammad ibn Ahmad al-Fasi
Taqi al-Din Muhammad ibn Ahmad al-Fasi (Arabic: تقي الدين أبي الطيب محمد بن أحمد الفاسي‎, 1373 CE/775 AH – 1429 CE/832 AH) was a Muslim scholar, hafith, faqih, historian, and Maliki qadi (...
Ibn Hajar al-Asqalani
Al-Haafidh Shihabuddin Abu'l-Fadl Ahmad ibn Ali ibn Muhammad, better known as Ibn Hajar due to the fame of his forefathers, al-Asqalani due to his family origin (Arabic: ابن حجر العسقلاني‎) ...