Turning to Allah the Exalted

Sheikh Abd al-Fattah, the late great hanafi scholar and muhaddith who passed away in 1997 is well known for his editing of books. His footnotes vary from work to work, but when they are copious they are a delight to…

Battle of Badr

A brother recently returned refreshed from a rihla to Madinah al-Munawwarah, armed with his pictures and video clips he enlightened me and others with the reminder of the various sites that the group he was with had visited in the…

Darud Sharif – Before I Forget !

Salam One of the best, if not THE best work written on sending salutations upon the Prophet (Sallalahu Alaihi Wassalam) is the Qawl al-Badi of Imam al-Sakhawi, the reknowned student Hafidh Ibn Hajar al-Asqalani. The best available edition is by…