Buhkari Sharif

Chapter Name 01. Revelation 02 Belief 03 Knowledge 04 Ablutions (Wudu’) 05 Bathing (Ghusl) 06 Menstrual Periods 07 Rubbing hands and feet with dust (Tayammum) 08 Prayers (Salat) 09 Virtues of the Prayer Hall (Sutra of the Musalla) 10 Times of the Prayers 11 Call to Prayers (Adhaan) 12 Characteristics of Prayer 13 Friday Prayer 14 Fear Prayer 15 The ... Read More »

Purification (Kitab Al-Taharah)

Book 1, Number 0001: Narrated Mughirah ibn Shu’bah: When the Prophet (peace_be_upon_him) went (outside) to relieve himself, he went to a far-off place. Book 1, Number 0002: Narrated Jabir ibn Abdullah: When the Prophet (peace_be_upon_him) felt the need of relieving himself, he went far off where no one could see him. Book 1, Number 0003: Narrated AbuMusa: AbutTayyah reported on ... Read More »

The Times of Prayer

Section: The Times of Prayer Book 1, Number 1.1.1: He said, “Yahya ibn Yahya al-Laythi related to me from Malik ibn Anas from Ibn Shihab that one day Umar ibn Abdal-Aziz delayed the prayer. Urwa ibn az-Zubayr came and told him that al-Mughira ibn Shuba had delayed the prayer one day while he was in Kufa and Abu Masud al-Ansari ... Read More »

The Book of Menstruation (Kitab Al-Haid)

Chapter 1: LYING WITH ONE IN MENSTRUATION ABOVE THE WAIST-WRAPPER Book 003, Number 0577: ‘A’isha reported: When anyone amongst us (amongst the wives of the Holy Prophet) menstruated, the Messenger of Allah (may peace be upon him) asked her to tie a waist-wrapper over her (body) and then embraced her. Book 003, Number 0578: ‘A’isha reported: When anyone amongst us ... Read More »

The Book of Purification (Kitab Al-Taharah)

INTRODUCTION We have read in the first Book that the love of Allah is the highest aim of a true believer. It is for the achievement of this single end that he affirms his faith in Him by renouncing all other types of godhood. The love of God is not something inert or lifeless; it is dynamic in the sense ... Read More »

The Book of Faith (Kitab Al-Iman)

Chapter 1: Book 001, Number 0001: It is narrated on the authority of Yahya b. Ya’mur that the first man who discussed about Qadr (Divine Decree) in Basra was Ma’bad al-Juhani. I along with Humaid b. ‘Abdur-Rahman Himyari set out for prilgrimage or for ‘Umrah and said: Should it so happen that we come into contact with one of the ... Read More »

Penalty of Hunting while on Pilgrimmage

Volume 3, Book 29, Number 47: Narrated ‘Abdullah bin Abu Qatada: My father set out (for Mecca) in the year of Al-Hudaibiya, and his companions assumed Ihram, but he did not. At that time the Prophet was informed that an enemy wanted to attack him, so the Prophet proceeded onwards. While my father was among his companions, some of them ... Read More »

Pilgrims Prevented from Completing the Pilgrimmage

Volume 3, Book 28, Number 33: Narrated Nafi: When Abdullah bin Umar set out for Mecca intending to perform Umra, at the time of afflictions, he said, “If I should be prevented from reaching the Kaba, then I would do the same as Allah’s Apostle did, so I assume the lhram for Umra as Allah’s Apostle assumed the Ihram for ... Read More »

Minor Pilgrammage (Umra)

Volume 3, Book 27, Number 1: Narrated Abu Huraira: Allah’s Apostle said, “(The performance of) ‘Umra is an expiation for the sins committed (between it and the previous one). And the reward of Hajj Mabrur (the one accepted by Allah) is nothing except Paradise.” Volume 3, Book 27, Number 2: Narrated Ibn Juraij: Ikrima bin Khalid asked Ibn ‘Umar about ... Read More »

Pilgrimmage (Hajj)

Volume 2, Book 26, Number 589: Narrated ‘Abdullah bin Abbas : Al-Fadl (his brother) was riding behind Allah’s Apostle and a woman from the tribe of Khath’am came and Al-Fadl started looking at her and she started looking at him. The Prophet turned Al-Fadl’s face to the other side. The woman said, “O Allah’s Apostle! The obligation of Hajj enjoined ... Read More »