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Formula for success

الْمَالُ وَالْبَنُونَ زِينَةُ الْحَيَاةِ الدُّنْيَا ۖ وَالْبَاقِيَاتُ الصَّالِحَاتُ خَيْرٌ عِندَ رَبِّكَ ثَوَابًا وَخَيْرٌ أَمَلًا Wealth and children are the adornments of the present life. But the things that last, the virtuous deeds, are better with your Rabb for reward, and better for hope. (Surah Kahf, verse: 46) Good deeds have a huge reward, and their benefits are seen in this worldly life in addition to the immense rewards that wait …

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When in difficulty with no help in sight

Sayyiduna ‘Utbah ibn Gazwan (radiyallahu ‘anhu) has reported from Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) that when one is lost in any lonely place or finds himself in any difficulty without any assistance at hand, then he should call out the following three times: يَا عِبَادَ اللهِ أَعِينُونِى Ya ‘ibadallahi a’inuni O! The servants of Allah, help me.   ‘From the unseen, Allah will provide means [via the Angels] for the protection …

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نصب الراية لأحاديث الهداية

The book; Nasbur Rayah Li Ahadithil Hidayah is an essential reference for Hadith proofs that support the Hanafi madhab. This masterpiece of ‘Allamah Zayla’i (rahimahullah) was published by Al-Majlisul ‘Ilmi several years ago in Cairo. However, the first edition had countless typos/ mistakes. My Honourable Teacher, Al-‘Allamatul Muhaddith, Shaykh Muhammad ‘Awwamah (hafizahullah) therefore felt the need to attend to this, although he was not the initial publisher. A lot of …

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سنن أبي داؤد

This is the annotated version of my Honourable Teacher; Al-‘Allamatul Muhadith, Shaykh Muhammad ‘Awwamah (hafizahullah) for the famous book; Sunan Abi Dawud. There were six manuscripts used to research this work, one of these manuscripts belonged to Hafiz ibn Hajar (rahimahullah). Download the Pdf files: Volume 1 Volume 2 Volume 3 Volume 4 Volume 5

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شرح الشمائل المحمدیة ﷺ

This is a reprint of the famous commentary of ‘Allamah Bajuri (rahimahullah) on Imam Tirmidhi’s masterpiece; As-Shamailul Muhammadiyah. My Honourable Teacher; Al-‘Allamatul Muhaddith, Shaykh Muhammad ‘Awwamah (hafizahullah) had wanted to print this book for its comprehensiveness and to make it more available. Alhamdulillah this is now a very popular commentary used by many Hadith teachers and students alike. Download the Pdf here

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تقريب التهذيب

The book; Taqribut Tahdhib is the masterpiece of Hafiz Ibn Hajar (rahimahullah) and discusses brief information of the narrators in the books of the six famous authors of the sihah sittah. Hadith students find it a handy reference source. The initial editions of this book [published by other researchers] were filled with thousands of typos. When My Honourable Teacher; Al-‘Allamatul Muhaddith, Shaykh Muhammad ‘Awwamah (hafizahullah) noticed so many errors in those …

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أدب الاختلاف في مسائل العلم و الدين

This book; Adabul Ikhtilafi fi Masailil ‘Alimi wad Din, just like his other book; Atharul Hadith... was written by My Honourable Teacher; Al-‘Allamatul Muhaddith, Shaykh Muhammad ‘Awwamah (hafizahullah) many years ago to stem the onslaught of the salafi mindset. These two books have proven to be very effective in rectifying one’s outlook (manhaj) in the academic discussions of Hadith. These books have enjoyed universal acclaim and have been re-published many times. Download …

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Allamah Binnory’s regard for guests

Mufti ‘Abdus Sattar saheb writes: Shaykh Binnory (rahimahullah) was very kind to the servants and students. At no time did his high position and status prevent him from giving attention to the lowest servant. Once, before departing for Haj I visited the madrasah in Newtown. After performing ‘Asr Salah, ‘Allamah Binnory (rahimahullah) had already sat in a car to attend a janazah. Without thinking I walked straight towards the office. …

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دراسات الكاشف للذهبي

This book; Dirasatul Kashifi Lil Imamil Hafizidh Dhahabi, is an in-depth introduction to the field of Jarh & Ta’dil; which is the field of debating the reliability of the Hadith narrators. In addition to the other branches of Hadith sciences, My Honourable Teacher; Al-‘Allamatul Muhaddith, Shaykh Muhammad ‘Awwamah (hafizahullah) has a unique proficiency in this particular one. I have heard him say several times, that his work on Al-Kashif is a …

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