Category: Scholars of Hadith

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Bio: ‘Abdullah ibn al-Mubarak

أبو عبد الرحمن عبد الله بن المبارك b. 118 H. in Merv - d. 181 H. in Hit (736 -797 CE) radiya Allah anhu A renowned Khorasani scholar, hadtih narrator and ascetic from Tartib al-Madarik by Qadi ...
Bio: Abu Ayyub al Ansari

Bio: Abu Ayyub al Ansari

أبو أيوب الأنصاري d. 54 H. in Istanbul, Turkey (674 CE) sahaba radiya Allah anhu Sahabah from the people of Madina, buried in Istanbul
Abu Ayyub al-Ansari
Khalid ibn ...

Bio: Abu Nu’aym Al-Asbahani

أبو نعيم الأصبهاني b. 336 - d. 430 radiya Allah anhu Abu Nu`aym Al-Asbahani By Dr. G.F. Haddad Abû Nu`aym, Ahmad ibn `Abd Allâh ibn Ahmad ibn Ishâq ibn Mûsâ ibn Mahrân al-Mihrânî al-Asbahânî ...
Bio: Abu Shamah al-Maqdisi

Bio: Abu Shamah al-Maqdisi

b. 599 - d. 665 in Damascus (1202-1267 CE) الإمام عبد الرحمان بن إسماعيل بن إبراهيم عثمان المقدسي ثم الدمشقي، المعروف بأبي شامة radiya Allah anhu ﷽ Grammarian and muhaddith [ZaSh] He was ...
Bio: Abu Shayba al Khudri

Bio: Abu Shayba al Khudri

أبو شيبة الخدري d. 49 H. in Istanbul, Turkey (670 CE) sahabi radiya Allah anhu The Sahabah who is martyred and buried in Istanbul. According to a narration, he is ...

Bio: Abul Dahdâh al-Salihi

أبو الدحداح، أحمد بن محمد بن إسماعيل التيمي الدمشقي الصالحي d. 328 in Damascus radiya Allah anhu
  • muhaddith
  • Buried in Maqbara Dahdah
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Bio: Al-Khatib al-Baghdadi

b. 392 - d. 463 in Baghdad الخطيب البغدادي‎‎ radiya Allah anhu ﷽ By Dr. G.F. Haddad "Truly, hadith pleases the virile among men, while the effeminate among them hate it." Al-Zuhri. Al-Khatib al-Baghdadi, Abu ...
Bio: Ibn `Asakir al-Dimashqi al-Shafi`i al-Ash`ari

Bio: Ibn `Asakir al-Dimashqi al-Shafi`i al-Ash`ari

b. 499 - d. 571 in Damascus radiya Allah anhu The famous historian and greatest hadith scholar of his time. He travelled and heard hadith from over 1000 narrators. Authored several encyclopedic ...

Bio: Imam Abu Hanifa

الأمام الأعظم أبو حنيفة النعمان بن ثابت الكوفيّ d. 150 in Baghdad radiya Allah anhu
The Greatest Imam Abu Hanifa
By Dr. G.F. Haddad Al-Nu`man ibn Thabit al-Taymi, ...
Bio: Imam al-Awza´i

Bio: Imam al-Awza´i

الإمام عبد الرحمن الأوزاعي b. 88 - d. 158 H. in Beirut, Libanon (707 - 744 CE) tabi´i radiya Allah anhu Tabi´i, faqih and muhaddith of Sham
Al-Awza`i
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Bio: Imam Al-Bayhaqi

(384 – 458 H) radiya Allah anhu
Dr. Jibril Haddad Damascus Ahmad ibn al-Husayn ibn `Ali ibn `Abd Allah ibn Musa, Abu Bakr al-Bayhaqi al-Naysaburi al-Khusrawjirdi al-Shafi`i al-Ash`ari (384-458), “the jurisprudent imam, hadith master, authority in the foundations of doctrine (usuli), ...
Bio: Imam Al-Suyuti

Bio: Imam Al-Suyuti

اﻺمام الحافظ عبدالرحمن بن أبي بكر بن محمد جلال الدين السيوطي b. - d. 910 H. in Cairo ( CE) qaddasa Allah sirrahu Bio by Sh. Gibril Haddad biography ...

Bio: Imam Al-Tahawi

الإمام أبو جعفر اوراق الطحاوي b. - d. 321 C. H. in Cairo (... CE) may Allah be pleased with him Bio by Sh. Gibril Haddad Bio by Anonymous Dr ...

Bio: Imam al-Tirmidhi

الإمام محمد بن عيسى بن سورة الترمذي b. 209 - d. 279 H. in ... ( CE) radiya Allah anhu A student of Imam al-Bukhari. Author of one of the ...

Bio: Imam Ibn Daqiq al-Id

أبو الفتح سيدي تقي الدين بن دقيق العيد b 625 H. in Hijaz - d. 702 H. in Cairo (1228-1302 CE) Shaykh al-Islam, from the companions of Sh. Ibn 'Ata Allah al-Sakandari, ...
Bio: Qadi ´Iyad

Bio: Qadi ´Iyad

القاضي عياض بن موسى بن عياض اليحصبي b. 476 - d. 544 H. in Marrakesh (1083 - 1149 CE) may Allah be pleased with him From dar-sirr Among the great ...
Bio: Qadi ´Iyad  Copy

Bio: Qadi ´Iyad Copy

القاضي عياض بن موسى بن عياض اليحصبي b. 476 - d. 544 H. in Marrakesh (1083 - 1149 CE) may Allah be pleased with him From dar-sirr Among the great ...
Bio: Sh. Badr al-Din al-Hasani

Bio: Sh. Badr al-Din al-Hasani

محدث الشام الأكبرالشيخ محمد بدر الدين بن يوسف الحسني المغربي الاصل الدمشقي b. 1267 - d. 1354 H in Damascus (1850-1935 CE) qaddasa Allah sirrahu ﷽ "The muhaddith of ...
Bio: Sh. Muhammad Abul Yusr `Abidin al-Husayni

Bio: Sh. Muhammad Abul Yusr `Abidin al-Husayni

الشريف الشيخ محمد أبو اليسر بن محمد عابدين الحسيني b. 1307 – d. 1401 H. in Damascus (1889–1981 CE) radiya Allah anhu ﷽ Mufti of Syria, ...
Bio: Sh. Muhammad al-Yaqoubi

Bio: Sh. Muhammad al-Yaqoubi

الشيخ السيد محمد أبو الهدى اليعقوبي الحسني الإدريسي Hafizhahu Allah - May Allah preserve him
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Bio: Sh. `Abd al-Qadir al-Jaza'iri

Bio: Sh. `Abd al-Qadir al-Jaza’iri

b. 1222 H. in Algeria – d. 1300 H. in Damascus radiya Allah anhu ﷽ He was `abd al-Qadir ibn Muhyi al-Din ibn al-Mustafa ibn Muhammad, from a family of ...

Bio: The Kettani Family

Al-Sayyid al-Sheikh b. 1273 in Fas - d. 1345 in Fas Sheikh al-Islam, hafizh of his time, political personality and mujahid, great sufi and historian of Fas; one of the leaders of the intellectual and cultural renaissance during the reign of Sultan ...

Books of Imam Al-Suyuti

اﻺمام الحافظ عبدالرحمن بن أبي بكر بن محمد جلال الدين السيوطي Compiled by Sh. Gibril Haddad: View Listed here with links to online resources: Open | Close