Tag Archives: Personalities

February, 2018

  • 27 February

    The Great Hanafi Muhadditun

    Question Is it true that Great Muhaddithun like Imam Yahya ibn Ma’in, Imam ‘Abdullah ibn Mubarak, Imam Waki ibn Jarah, Imam Yahya ibn Sa’id Al-Qattan and the likes (rahimahumullah) were all Hanafis? I see some people saying they were anti hanafis and regarded them as ahlur rai and some supporting the claim that they indeed followed Imam ‘Azam (rahimahullah) and …

October, 2017

November, 2015

  • 10 November

    The number of children of Sayyiduna Anas (radiyallahu’anhu)

    Question How many children did Sayyidina Anas (radiyallahu’anhu) have. Was it one hundred and twenty (120)? Does this include grandchildren? JazakAllahu khayran for all the assistance. Appreciated.

  • 3 November

    Imam Abu Hanifah and Hadith

    Question ‘Ulama claim that Imam Abu Hanifah (rahimahullah) has narrated some Hadiths. Can you mention some of the most well known amongst the Hadiths, along with the references.

October, 2015

  • 29 October

    The famous incident of Farrukh (rahimahullah)

    Question Is the story regarding Farrukh authentic? He was the father of Rabi ‘atur Rai and went in the path of Allah for twenty seven years and when returned his son was the leading scholar of Madinah. Is this suitable to quote or not?

August, 2015

  • 13 August

    Virtue of the first three generations of Islam

    Question 1. Could you please tell us what is the status of the Hadith mentioned in “Tarih Dimashk” of Ibn Asakir? خير القرونِ قرني ثمّ الذين يلونهم, ثمّ الذين يلونهم 2. Is Imam Ash’ari, Imam Maturidi, and Imam Tahawi (rahimahumullah) included in the virtue mentioned in this Hadith, since they lived during first three centuries of Hijrah?

  • 12 August

    Muhammad Al-Fatih

    Question My question is about the ahadith that supposedly speak of Muhammad al Faatih. The Ashaa’irah and Maturidiyyah (Ahl ul Sunnah) use this Hadith to show that contrary to the claim of the Salafiyyah, this Hadith proves that the Maturidi Aqeedah is sound because the Prophet (sallallahu alayhi wal Sallam) said the leader of the army was blessed and so …

March, 2014

  • 28 March

    Virtues of Imam Abu Hanifah (rahimahullah)

    Question Imam al-Harizmi reported from Sayyiduna Abu Hurayrah (radiyallahu ‘anhu) that Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) said: “Among my Ummah, there will come a man called Abu Hanifah. On the Day of Resurrection, he will be the light of my Ummah.” Is this a Hadith? If it is, it is sahih or da’if?

December, 2013