Daily Archives: January 6, 2009

If The Hadith Is Authentic Leave My Madhab

Salam.  A re-editing of material from many years ago, this is still a rough draft in need of revision, it is taken from ‘Athar al-Hadith al-Sharif’, with the original having more detailed discussions with examples.  It is hoped that the selections presented below will be of sufficient clarity for those who may be encountering some confusion regarding these matters.

Doubt: The Imams of the Madhabs have  said: If the hadith is authentic then it is my madhab.  So if we find a hadith in al-Bukhari and Muslim in contrast to our madhab we act upon the hadith and leave the ruling of our madhab Continue reading