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July 30th, 2017 - 10:20 pm § in Uncategorized

Hanbalis and Cat Food

Salam This last year I undertook some studies of hanbali fiqh of worship via listening to recorded lessons, reading with a teacher in Kuwait over skype and corresponding with teachers in Saudi Arabia regarding specific issues. Coming from a hanafi background it has been a breath of fresh air for me,[...]

January 24th, 2016 - 8:12 pm § in Uncategorized

This Blog’s Telegram Channel

Salam Some of you may be familiar with the telegram app which can be used on smartphones and computers.  Telegram provides the use of a channel feature to relay information to potentially large groups of people.  Subscribers to the channel cannot post to the channel but only read the messages post[...]

July 28th, 2015 - 11:02 am § in Uncategorized

Jaliyat al-Kadr Author

Salam We were honoured to host Shaykh Khalid Turkestani from Mecca in the last few days of Ramadan.  An event he attended was a reading of the Jaliyat al-Kadr poem which he narrates from his teachers back to the author.  Alhumdulillah Manaqib productions have beautifully put together the translati[...]

June 24th, 2015 - 11:21 pm § in Uncategorized

Thabat Shaykh al-Lahji

Salam Please find via the link below the Thabat (Compilation of the chains of transmission in hadith) of the great recent Meccan scholar:  Shaykh Abdullah bin Saeed al-Lahji. Shaykh al-Lahji is best known for his phenomenal four volume commentary on the Shamail which is a personal favourite of a nu[...]

April 22nd, 2015 - 7:51 pm § in Uncategorized

Aqidah Hasanah of Shah Waliullah

Salam Please find attached in the link below (in red) a translation by a UK based Hanafi scholar and translator – Shaykh Tahir Kiani – of Sayyidi Shah Waliullah al-Dihlawi’s epistle on belief entitled Aqidah al-Hasanah. Shaykh Tahir Kiani has also translated Mukhtasar al-Quduri and[...]