Defense of Hadhrat Abu Hanifah and his Madh-hab

Hadhrat Abu Hanifah (rahmatullahi alayh)

Widespread Respect and Acceptance of Abu Hanifah’s Rank by the Salaf

Rank and Acceptance of Abu Hanifah as a Narrator of Hadith

Widespread Recognition of Abu Hanifah’s Excellence in Fiqh by the Salaf

The Eminent Teachers and Disciples of Abu Hanifah

Testimony of the Salaf Regarding the Piety and Character of Abu Hanifah

Response to Other Allegations and Slanders

(The articles above are by Maulana Zameelur Rahman)

The Hanafi Madh-hab – The Widespread Practice of the Salaf-us-Saaliheen
(Authentic Narrations of Salaf-us-Saaliheen)

The Taraweeh Prayers

The Bid’ah of 8 Raka’ts of “Taraweeh”
(Checked and Approved by the Mujlisul Ulama)

Taraweeh (20 or 8 Rakats, Sunnah Status, Congregation, etc.)
(Shaykh Zafar Ahmad Uthmani)

Jumu’ah Salaat

The Four Raka’ts Sunnah Before the Jumu’ah Khutbah
(Hazrat Maulana Ahmad Sadeq Desai)

Raf-ul-Yadain (Raising Hands in Salah)

The Question of Raf-ul-Yadain (Raising Hands in Salah) – The Hanafi View
(Maulana Ahmad Sadeq Desai)

Analysis on the issue of Raf’ al-Yadayn (Raising Hands) 
(Shaykh Zafar Ahmad Uthmani)

Placing the Hands Below the Navel in Salah

Placing the Hands Below the Navel and its Manner
(Shaykh Zafar Ahmad Uthmani)

Time of Asr Salaat in the Hanafi Madh-hab

Time of Asr Salaat and the Evidences for the Hanafi Madh-hab
(Maulana Ahmad Sadeq Desai)

Combining Between Two Prayers While Travelling

The Impermissibility of Literally Combining Between Two Salahs
(Shaykh Zafar Ahmad Uthmani)

Combining Two Prayers – Apparent or Real?
(Mufti Abdur Rahman Ibn Yusuf) 

The Hanafi Procedure for Witr Prayer

Proofs for the Obligatory Nature of Witr
(Maulana Zameelur Rahman)

Hadith Proofs for the Hanafi Procedure of Witr
(Maulana Zameelur Rahman)

The Proofs for the Hanafi Procedure for Witr Prayer
(Mufti Abdur Rahman ibn Yusuf & Others)

The Hanafi Procedure for Eid Prayer

Proofs for the Hanafi Procedure for Salat al-‘Id
(Maulana Zameelur Rahman)

The Hanafi Procedure for Tayammum

Proofs for the Hanafi Method of Tayammum
(Maulana Zameelur Rahman)

Men’s and Women’s Prayer is Different

Proofs for the Differences in the Prayer of a Man and Woman
(Maulana Zameelur Rahman)

The Hanafi View on Creatures in the Sea

The Animals in the Ocean
(Maulana Ahmad Sadeq Desai)

Other Relevant Articles

The Authority of Inherited Practice
(Mawlana Shaykh Haydar Hasan Khan al-Tonki)

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2 thoughts on “Defense of Hadhrat Abu Hanifah and his Madh-hab

  1. mahmoud

    Assalamu Alaikum,

    Can there be a translation of some work such as Maulana Zafar Ahmad Uthmani’s I’la as sunan section on the dislikedness of women leading other women in salat al jama’ah. There seems to be an excessive amount of women doing this these days. Jazakallah

  2. Mohammed Kamaluddeen Yahya

    Assalaamu Alaykum Warahmatullaahi Wabarakaatuh.
    I just came across this website. I am very grateful to Allah. I am happy for seeing reliable scholars fatwas such as Maulana A.S. Desai of Mujlisul Ulama of South Africa. May Allah reward you for your efforts and establishing the website. Aamiin. Wassalaam


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