Archive for November, 2015

November 30th, 2015 - 9:19 pm § in Hadith, Sayyidi

Shamail Circle London

Salam Alhumdulillah we are currently undertaking a study of a summary of the Shamail al-Tirmidhi authored by the great hadith scholar: Shaykh Abdul Hayy al-Kattani. The circles consist of: A reading of the summary Explanation based around the classic commentaries of the text with particular focus on[...]

November 22nd, 2015 - 9:38 pm § in Makkah, Scholarship

Obituary: Habib Hamid al-Kaf

Salam The world of Sunni Islam earlier on today lost one of its great hidden gems from the sacred city of Mecca, namely the Ba Alawi Sayyid famed for his high isnad and hadith scholarship:  Habib Hamid bin Alawi bin Salim bin Abi Bakr al-Kaf. Habib Hamid was born in the village of Kalayan in [&hell[...]