Tag: IMAM SHAFI

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Four Imams | The Son of a Soldier

A vessel of knowledge, a defender of the Sunnah, an exemplar of a worshipper, and – for those who saw him - a reminder of how the companions of the Prophet Muḥammad ﷺ were.

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Four Imams | Departing the World in Egypt

“I saw al-Shāfi’ī in a dream after his demise. I said to him, ‘O Father of ‘Abdullāh, how did Allāh receive you?’ He replied, ‘He sat me on a throne of gold and poured over me the purest of pearls.’”

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Four Imams | A Teenage Jurist

Did you know that al-Shāfi’ī was only fifteen years old when his teacher gave him permission to issue verdicts?

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Four Imams | Like Teacher, Like Student

What a privilege it is to share the biography of yet another luminary – a man whose story leaves one both lost for words and immensely grateful to Allāh for His gift to humanity through such an individual.

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Four Imams | Star of the Scholars

“If the scholars are mentioned, then Mālik is the star."

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Scholars That Rebelled Against Tyranny (Part 3)

The remarkable history of Ahl al-Hadīth from the first three generations of the Salaf shows them bringing truth to power and sacrificing their souls and reputations to that effect. Such reveals the enormous gulf between them and the many contemporaries who deceptively claim they are the continuation of that legacy.