From the Pen of Shaykh ‘Awwamah

Shaykh Muhammad ‘Awwamah’s view regarding Darul ‘Ulum Deoband

The view of the great scholar, researcher and Muhaddith, my esteemed teacher, Shaykh Muhammad ‘Awwamah – Al-Halabi al-Madani regarding Darul ‘Ulum Deoband   The following is an extract from the speech that he delivered at the institute: “I have reliance upon, trust and love Darul ‘Ulum Deoband and its past and present scholars. I ask Allah, the Great, from His great bounty to favour it, its administrators and all similar places …

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Shaykh ‘Awwamah’s plea for preparing high calibre leaders of knowledge

While discussing the state of Islamic knowledge in the world currently, My Honourable Teacher; Al-‘Allamatul Muhaddith, Shaykh Muhammad ‘Awwamah (hafizahullah) mentioned a very important issue which I will paraphrase in the following paragraphs. These are the concerns of a veteran in the field of knowledge.  The weight of these concerns should be gauged from the fact that Shaykh (hafizahullah) has spent over half a century in the field of Islamic …

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Shaykh ‘Awwamah’s love for the Sunnah

My respected friend, Shaykh ‘Awwamah’s son, Dr Muhyuddeen (hafizhahullah), writes: ‘My respected father continuously encouraged his family in the home to adopt the various Sunnahs of Nabi (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam). He encourages them by saying that these Sunnahs create closeness and love for Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam) and being laxed in the Sunnah is a result of hardheartedness, and it distances a person from Rasulullah (sallallahu ‘alayhi wasallam). Among the Sunnahs …

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Audio series on Atharul Hadith by Shaykh ‘Awwamah

The 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. This book has proven to be very effective in rectifying one’s outlook (manhaj) in the academic discussions of Hadith. The book enjoys universal acclaim and has been re-published many times. It has also been translated into other languages. Recently, Shaykh (hafizahullah) recorded several verbal …

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Recent, Priceless advices of Shaykh Muhammad ‘Awwamah (hafizahullah)

Recently some of my students (11 of them) had visited My Honourable Teacher, Al-‘Allamatul Muhaddith, Shaykh Muhammad ‘Awwamah (hafizahullah) in Istanbul. Shaykh -as is his noble habit- was extremely generous with his time and priceless advices. Hereunder is their account, in brief after a few minor edits. الحمد لله رب العالمين، و الصلاة و السلام على رسوله الكريم، أما بعد By the Tawfiq of Allah, a group of students from …

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مصنف ابن أبي شيبة

Musannaf Ibn Abi Shaybah   Vol 01 (1-1040) Vol 02 (1041-2998) Vol 03 (2999-5025) Vol 04 (5026-7033) Vol 05 (7034-8750) Vol 06 (8751-10757) Vol 07 (10758-12779) Vol 08 (12780-16151) Vol 09 (16152- 18708) Vol 10 (18709-21223) Vol 11 (21224-23879) Vol 12 (23880-25811) Vol 13 (25812-27260) Vol 14 (27261-29649) Vol 15 (29650-31088) Vol 16 (31089-32585) Vol 17 (32586-33840) Vol 18 (33841-35366) Vol 19 (35367-37201) Vol 20 (37202-38263) Vol 21 (38264-39098) Vol …

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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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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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