Archive for May, 2010

May 28th, 2010 - 7:37 pm § in al-Ahsa, Fiqh

Forthcoming Release: Tuhfat al-Mubtadi (The Beginners Gift)

Salam The above is a draft cover design for the forthcoming publication of the classical beginners text in Hanafi fiqh entitled T’uhfat al-Mubtadi’. The text was authored for beginners setting out in their journey in the study of fiqh, as it only covers the subjects of purification and p[...]

May 27th, 2010 - 4:39 pm § in Scholarship

Shaykh Abul Hasan Zayd al-Faruqi

Salam The following biography is based on an article authored by Shaykh Abd al-Hakim Sharaf. Since originally writing this I have been in contact with Shaykh Abul Nasr Anas al-Faruqi, the current Shaykh of the Khanqah al-Mazhariyyah of the Naqshabandi Mujaddidi masters in Delhi.  I hope to be able [...]

May 11th, 2010 - 12:14 pm § in Other

Malfuzat: Becoming A Shaykh

Salam I was recently came across some works of relating to the Naqshabandi Mujaddidi order, more specifically Shaykh Mazhar Jan-e-Janan and Shaykh Abdullah al-Dihlawi (the guide of Shaykh Khalid al-Baghdadi) who is better known Shaykh Ghulam Ali Dihlawi in the subcontinent.  I hope to post more in [...]