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The Legal Status of following a Madhab


Legal Status Of Following a Madhab (Complete with Arabic Text)

By Mufti Muhammad Taqi Uthmani
Revised Translation By Rafiq Abdul Rehman
Hardback 136 Pages
Darul Ishaat , Karachi Pakistan
Includes Arabic Text of Ahadith and many relevant Quotes

According to the Hanafi Madhab, the hands should be held below the navel. According to the Shaaf'ee Madhab, the hands should be held above the navel. The Hanbali Madhab grants an option between the two, while the Maaliki Madhab advocates leaving the hands unfolded at one's sides"

Why taqleed (Followers) of the schools of thoughts (madhaahib) of Imam's Maalik, ash-Shaafi’ee, Abu Haneefah, and Ahmad bin Hanbal.
The fact is that the Religion of the Messenger (sallallaahu ’alayhi wa sallam) is one and the Qur‘aan is one?

This Book deals with the issue of Madhab, the approach is academic and non-confrontational. A must read if you want to understand this sometimes hotly debated issue.

Contents Include

The Reality of Taqleed
The Reality of Taqleed
The Qur'an and Taqleed
The Hadith and Taqleed
The Era of the Sahabah and Absolute Taqleed
Taqleed of Individuals in Times of the Sahabah & Tabieen
The Need to Make Taqleed to an Individual
Determining the Four Schools of Thought
The Different Levels of Taqleed
Dormancy in Taqleed
Mufti Taqi Usmani is one of the leading Islamic scholars living today. Author of more than 40 books, he is an expert in the fields of Islamic law, Economics and Hadith. For the past 35 years, he has been teaching at the Darul-Uloom in Karachi that was established by his father Mufti Muhammad Shafi, the late Grand Mufti of Pakistan. He also holds a degree in law and has sat as Judge at the Shari'ah Appellate Bench of the Supreme Court of Pakistan. He is a consultant to several international Islamic financial institutions and has played a key part in the move toward interest free banking and the establishment of Islamic financial institutions. He is the deputy chairman of the Jeddah based Islamic Fiqh Council of the Organization of Islamic Conference (OIC).

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This product was added to our catalog on Tuesday 17 May, 2011.