Biographies

Here you will find biographies of many of the great Muslim scholars who lived after the Companions. The scholars are those who works have been translated and can be found on almarfa.in and throughout the Internet.

Imam Tirmidhi

About Imam Tirmidhi (209 – 279 AH)

At-Tirmidhi’s full Name and Lineage His full name is Muhammad ibn Eisa ibn Sawrah ibn Musa ibn Ad-Dahhak At-Tirmidhi Al-Bughi As-Sulami, from the well-known Arab tribe of Sulaim ibn Mansur. He is the compiler of the well-known book of Hadith Jami At-Tirmidhi which is distinguished by At-Tirmidhi’s unique approach of the classification and verification of Hadiths. Imam …

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Kutub Al-Sittah

What is Kutub Al-Sittah (The six major hadith collections)?

Al-Kutub al-Sittah The six major hadith collections (Arabic: ;ﺍﻟﻜﺘﺐ ﺍﻟﺴﺘﻪ Al-Kutub Al-Sittah) are collections of hadith by Islamic scholars who, approximately 200 years after Prophet Muhammad Salla’Allahu ‘alayhi wa-sallam, death and by their own initiative, collected “hadith” attributed to Muhammad Salla’Allahu ‘alayhi wa-sallam. They are sometimes referred to as Al-Sihah al-Sittah, which translates to “The …

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