Tag Archives: Jarh and Ta’dil

October, 2021

February, 2021

September, 2020

August, 2020

  • 31 August

    Brief bio on Imam ‘Ijli

    Question Who was Imam ‘Ijli (rahimaullah)? If he has graded a narrator trustworthy, would his grading be accepted among scholars of Hadith?

July, 2020

February, 2019

  • 18 February

    Some terms used to discredit narrators

    Question 1. What is meant by Muttaham bil-Khidhb in Hadith? Is he accused of lying in general conversations or fabricating a Hadith? 2. Will lying in Hadith always refer to fabricating? 3. Will that be the same as Fuhshul Ghalat?

August, 2017

September, 2016

  • 21 September

    How to really get to know someone

    Question Where is the narration to the effect that a person was praised in the presence of ‘Umar (radiyallahu ‘anhu) and he asked: ‘Did you do business or travel with that person?’

June, 2014

  • 9 June

    Imam Bukhari’s terminology: ‘fihi nazr’

    Question  Respected Moulana, What is meant when Imam Bukhari (rahimahullah) says the following regarding a narrator? ‘fihi nazrun’ فيه نظر  or ‘Fi Hadithi nazrun'” في حديثه نظر Jazakallahu khayran.