Historicity of Muhammad
Muslim religious scholars rely primarily for their understanding of the life of Muhammad on the Qur'an, which gives very little information, and whose historicity has been questioned, and on the sīra ...
Historicity of Muhammad - Wikipedia
Prophetic biography
The Sīrat Rasūl Allāh (Life of the Messenger of God; Arabic: سيرة رسول الله‎) or Al-sīra al-Nabawiyya (Prophetic biography; Arabic: السيرة النبوية‎) or just Al-sīra, is the Arabic ...
Hadith
Hadith (/ˈhædɪθ/ or /hɑːˈdiːθ/; Arabic: حديث‎) in Islamic religious use is often translated as "prophetic traditions", meaning the corpus of the reports of the teachings, deeds and say...
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Kitab al-Umm
The Kitāb al-Umm (Arabic: كـتـاب الأم) is a book of law that is used as an authoritative guide by the Shafi'i school of fiqh (Islamic jurisprudence) within the Sunni branch of Islam. The work was comp...
Six major Hadith collections
The Kutub al-Sittah (Arabic: الكتب السته‎) are six (originally five) books containing collections of hadith (sayings or acts of the prophet Muhammad) compiled by six Sunni Muslim schol...
Sunan Abu Dawood
Sunan Abu Dawud (Arabic: سنن أبي داود‎, Sunan Abī Dāwūd) is one of the Kutub al-Sittah (six major hadiths), collected by Abu Dawud.
Abu Dawud compiled twenty-one books related to H...
Muntakhab Ahadith
Muntakhab Ahadith is a collection of hadith complied in Arabic by the Islamic scholar Muhammad Yusuf Kandhalawi. The book is divided into seven sections and several sub-sections which correspond...
Isra'iliyat
In hadith studies, Isra'iliyyat (اسرائیلیات "of the Israelites") is the body of narratives originating from Jewish and Christian traditions, rather than from other well-accepted sources that quo...
Bulugh al-Maram
Bulugh al-Maram min Adillat al-Ahkam, translation: Attainment of the Objective According to Evidences of the Ordinances by al-Hafidh ibn Hajar al-Asqalani (1372 – 1448) is a collection of hadith...
Al-Istibsar
Al-Istibsar is the fourth important book of Shi'a Islamic Hadith. It was written by Abu Ja'far al-Tusi.
Jihad in Hadith
Hadith are narrations originating from the words and deeds of the Islamic prophet Muhammad. Hadith are regarded by the traditional schools of jurisprudence as important tools for understanding t...
Ahl al-Kisa
Ahl al-Kisa' (Arabic: أهل الكساء, translit.: Ahl al-Kisā'), or the People of the Cloak, refers to the Islamic prophet, Muhammad; his daughter, Fatimah; his cousin and son-in-law Ali; and his two ...
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Musannaf ibn Jurayj
Musannaf of ibn Jurayj is a book by Islamic scholar ibn Jurayj, one of the earliest hadith collections.
Fath al-Bari
Fath ul-Bari fi Sharh Sahih al-Bukhari (Arabic: فتح الباري‎) ("Grant of the Creator") is the most valued Sunni commentary of Sahih al-Bukhari, written by Ibn Hajr Asqalani. It is reported t...
Hadith of Gabriel
In Sunnī Islām, the Hadith of Gabriel (ḥadīth Jibrīl) is the single most important Hadīth (report on the words and actions of Muhammad). Its narrative contains the best summary of the core of Islam: t...
Al-Sahifa al-Sajjadiyya
Al-Sahifa al-Sajjadiyya (Arabic: الصحیفه السجادیه‎, ['sæħifætu 'sædʒæ:'diæ]; "Scripture of Sajjad") is a book of supplications composed by Sajjad, the great-grandson of the Islamic Pro...
Forty Nawawi's
Nawawi's Forty (sc. “Forty Hadith”, in Arabic: al-arbaʿīn al-nawawiyyah) is a compilation of forty hadiths by Imam al-Nawawi, most of which are from Sahih Muslim and Sahih al-Bukhari. This collection ...
Hadith of Muhammad's inheritance
Muhammad's inheritance is a well-documented and controversial topic, both then and at the present.
Muhammad's inheritance did not occur as is prescribed in the Qur'an, since Abu Bakr, one of Muham...
Al-Sunan al-Sughra
As-Sunan as-Sughra (Arabic: السنن الصغرى‎), also known as Sunan an-Nasa'i (Arabic: سنن النسائي) is one of the Kutub al-Sittah (six major hadiths), and was collected by Al-Nasa'i.
S...
Summarized Sahih Muslim
Summarized Sahih Muslim is the name of a 2 volume translation of Sahih Muslim, translated in English by Abd-al-Hamid Siddiqui.
Wasā'il al-Shīʿa
Wasā'il al-Shīʿa (Arabic: وسائل الشيعة‎) is a reputable book of hadith in Shia Islam, compiled in the 17th century by Shaikh al-Hur al-Aamili. Shaikh Al-Hur wrote two editions of this ...
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Tahdhib al-Ahkam
Tahdhib al-Ahkam is a hadith collection, by the famous Twelver Shi'a hadith scholar Abu Jafar Muhammad Ibn Hassan Tusi, commonly known as Shaykh Tusi. This work is included among Twelver The Fou...
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Sahih al-Bukhari
Ṣaḥīḥ al-Bukhārī (Arabic: صحيح البخاري‎), is one of the Kutub al-Sittah (six major hadith collections) of Sunni Islam. These prophetic traditions, or hadith, were collected by the Per...
Qur'an and Sunnah
Quran and Sunnah is a saying attributed to Muhammad (a hadith), namely I have left among you two matters by holding fast to which, you shall never be misguided: the Book of God and my Sunna. It is an ...
Sh. Muhammad Ashraf (Publisher)
Sheikh Muhammad Ashraf, Importers, Exporters, Distributors, Publishers and Booksellers (often shortened to simply Sh. Muhammad Ashraf, the imprint used in the firm's publications) is a publisher and d...
Mawaddat al-Qurba
Expressed love for the close of kin (Arabic: Mawaddat al-Qurba) is a Hadith collection purportedly written by Ali al-Hamadani.The book is name based on the Qur'anic verse , a verse the according...
Hadith of the pen and paper
The Hadith of the pen and paper is a hadith in Islam about an event when the Islamic prophet Muhammad expressed a wish to write something down. The hadith is referenced in both Shia and Sunni traditio...
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Categories of Hadith
Different categories of hadith (sayings attributed to the Islamic prophet Muhammad) have been used by various scholars. The muhaddithun (experts in the science of hadith criticism) generally use...
Hadith of Umar's ban on hadith
Some recorded oral tradition among Muslims (Arabic: hadith‎) is about Umar the second Caliph of Rashidun Caliphate, who ruled from 634 to 644 CE, and his ban on hadith.Although the narration...