Archive for February, 2010

February 28th, 2010 - 2:30 pm § in Sayyidi

و اجمل منك لم تلد النساء

Salam I found the above whilst looking through a manuscript of a sirah work authored by the notable Hanbali scholar:  Shaykh Mari bin Yusuf al-Karmi.  A rough translation would be as follows: “And in reality the daughters of Adam have not given birth to anyone more handsome and beautiful tha[...]

February 25th, 2010 - 2:52 pm § in Sayyidi

Benefits of Making Mention of the Noble Shamail

Salam A blessed Rabi al-Awwal Mubarak to visitors to the blog.  I have posted a fair bit on the Mawlid and matters related to the Messenger of Allah (Allah bless him and give peace) on the blog which readers may refer to. I wished to post the following from a Shaykh Yusuf al-Nabhani, a scholar [&he[...]

February 3rd, 2010 - 12:51 pm § in Fiqh, Hadith

Taking Ones Fiqh From Hadith Books

Salam Continuing on from the previous post, please find below a brief summary taken from Shaykh Abd al-Fattah al-Yafi’s work Al-Manhajiyyah al-Aamah in regards to taking fiqh from hadith books, not least when we see courses springing up teaching beginners texts like ‘Bulugh al-Maram̵[...]

February 3rd, 2010 - 12:22 am § in Fiqh, Hadith

Contemporary Chaos In The Study Of Fiqh

Salam I was writing up some material taken from Shaykh Abd al-Fattah al-Yafi’s excellent  book Al-Manhajiyyah al-Aamah which pretty well summed up mine and some other individuals observance regarding the teaching of fiqh. U-Turn? In the past we would hear some groups’ condemnation of th[...]