Archive for October, 2009

October 30th, 2009 - 10:59 am § in Fiqh, Other

Saying كرم الله وجهه For Imam Ali: Imam al-Saffarini al-Hanbali

Salam I found the following point of benefit in the work of the great Hanbali Sunni, Imam al-Saffarini al-Hanbali (d.1188) from his work entitled ‘Ghidha al-Albab’ (1/24-25 ).  I had been wanting to post something on this for some time, not least due to many of us having inherited this [...]

October 29th, 2009 - 4:38 pm § in Fiqh

Garments Below Ankles (Isbal) in the Hanbali School- Shaykh al-Asmari

Shaykh Salih al-Asmari was questioned regarding the relied upon opinion in the Hanbali school related to the hanging of a persons garments below their ankles without pride and without a need to do so.  The summary of his answer is that it is disliked and not unlawful.   He answered with the follow[...]

October 22nd, 2009 - 4:32 pm § in Other

Divine Mercy-Burdah

Salam, I came across Imam al-Bayjuri’s beneficial commentary of the ‘Burdah’ last night, and finding myself finally having some time for myself today without being mentally exhausted I thought I would share some of it with those readers who pass by this blog.  I have left the ling[...]

October 2nd, 2009 - 10:55 am § in Sayyidi

Indian Chain for The Dalail al-Khayrat and Qasidah al-Burda

Salam The ‘Dalail al-Khayrat’ and ‘Qasidah al-Burda’ are two devotional texts which continue to be immensely popular in the Indian subcontinent (and in the West by means of the descendants of Muslims from this area).  I found some chains of narration for these two texts in t[...]