Al-Burhan

December 9, 2015

Introduction

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Introduction   All praise belongs to Allah, such praise which befits the bounties He has showered upon us and suffices in drawing more of His mercy, in accordance with his Majesty and immense Might. No praise we utter will suffice for Him; He is as He praised Himself. I testify that there is none worthy of worship except Allah, Who is one and […]
December 9, 2015

Chapter One

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Chapter One The Life of Abu Hurairah   Name and Lineage The name of Abu Hurairah radiya Llahu ‘anhu was ‘Abdur Rahman ibn Sakhr. He was of the progeny of Tha’labah ibn Sulaim ibn Fahm ibn Ghanam ibn Daws al Yamani. He is Dawsi, on account of his relation to Daws ibn ‘Adnan ibn ‘Abdullah ibn Zahran ibn Ka’b ibn Harith ibn Ka’b […]
December 9, 2015

Chapter Two

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Clearing the Doubts Raised by the Deviants Against Abu Hurairah and His Narrations   This is the Abu Hurairah radiya Llahu ‘anhu we know before and after embracing Islam, we know of his hijrah and his companionship of the Messenger of Allah salla Llahu ‘alayhi wa sallam. He was a trustworthy Companion of the Prophet salla Llahu ‘alayhi wa sallam and a dedicated […]
December 9, 2015

The Allegations Made by `Abd al-Husayn Sharf al-Din al-Musawi

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Section one The Allegations Made by ‘Abdul Hussain Sharf al Din al Musawi   He writes in the introduction of his book, Abu Hurairah (pg. 5):   This is a treatise on the life of the Sahabi who narrated from the Messenger of Allah salla Llahu ‘alayhi wa sallam and narrated so excessively that he exceeded all the limits. His narrations have been […]
December 9, 2015

Exaggeration of Shi`i narrators

BACK⇒ Return to Table of contents   Exaggeration of Shia narrators   Aban ibn Taghlib The well-known Shia scholar, Abu al ‘Abbas al Najashi, who is regarded as an expert in the field of scrutiny of narrators, reports in his famous book Rijal al Najashi that Aban ibn Taghlib narrated thirty thousand ahadith from Imam Jafar.[1] In fact, the author himself (‘Abdul Hussain) narrates this in his fabricated book in […]