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Resources: Hanbali School

These are some of the recommended books and eLearning resources for the Hanbali Madhab: Books The Mainstay Concerning Jurisprudence [Al-Umda fi-l Fiqh] Product Page By: Imam Muwaffaqu-d Din ‘Abdu-Llah b. Ahmad b. Qudama . Translation: Mukhtar Holland This is a foundational text on the fiqh of the Hanbali madhab by the erudite Shaikhu-l Islam Ibn Qudama Al-Maqdisi. His […]

Resources: Maliki School

These are some of the recommended books and eLearning resources for the Maliki Madhab: Books Matn al-Akhdari Unpublished. Read Online By: Sidi Abdu-r Rahman al-Akhdari. Translation: Shaykha Aisha Bewley A primer on the absolute basics of the Maliki Madhab viz. testification, purification, and prayer. The Helping Guide – Al-Murshid Al-Mu’in Product Page By: Sidi ‘Abdul Wahid b ‘Ashir. […]

Choosing a Madhab

Once you have decided that you wish to follow a Madhab to perfect your worship, the natural question that follows is, “Which Madhab do I choose?” Any of the four Sunni schools of law are valid to follow. Choosing one to follow is a matter of personal preference and circumstances. One should consider and ask the following […]

Resources: Shafi’i School

These are some of the recommended books and eLearning resources for the Shafi’i Madhab: Books Al-Risalah Al-Jamiah – The Essentials of Islam ISBN: 0955352207 By: Habib Ahmad b. Zayn al-Habashi. Translation: Abdul Aziz Fredericks.  For over three centuries the text al-Risâlah al-Jâmiah has been used across the Muslim world as a ‘primer’ for people embarking upon the study […]

Resources: Hanafi School

These are some of the recommended books and eLearning resources for the Hanafi Madhab: Books The Absolute Essentials of Islam ISBN: 0972835849 By: Shaikh Faraz Rabbani Written by a young Canadian scholar who studied under the auspices of some of the greatest living scholars in the Middle East, this is a basic primer on the essentials of the […]