Tag Archives: Fathul Mughith

May, 2015

  • 5 May

    The meaning of the term: ‘muttafaqun ‘alayh’ (agreed upon)

    Question When referencing a Hadith, the ‘Ulama sometimes mention the phrase: “muttafaqun ‘alayh” متفق عليه  (agreed upon) Does it mean that Imam Bukhari and Imam Muslim narrate that Hadith exactly word for word or does it mean they narrate it with similar wordings and not exact words? jazakallahu Khairan

September, 2014

  • 18 September

    The strict rules of the Hadith Masters

    Question I once heard in a lecture that the scholars of the past were very strict on grading the authenticity of the narrators of hadith. The lecturer stated that there are some narrators who were graded as weak because they were seen eating while walking. Also, some narrator was deemed weak because he was seen eating in public. Is this …

May, 2014