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Review: Muwatta’ al-Imam Malik: Riwayat al-Shafi’i ‘an Malik

Book Review: ‘Muwatta’  al-Imam Malik: Riwayat al-Shafi’i ‘an Malik’, al-Banjari, Muhammad Lutfi, Karachi: Majlis al-Da’wah wa al-Tahqiq al-Islami, 357 pages By Maulana Zeeshan Chaudri The Muwatta’ of Imam Malik (d.179) requires no introduction as 100s of books have been written over the…

One of the Best Commentaries of ‘Aqīdah Tahāwiyya

By Mufti Abdur-Rahman ibn Yusuf Mangera Al-Qala’id Sharh al-‘Aqa’id Abu ’l-Thana’ Mahmud ibn Abi ’l-‘Abbas Ahmad ibn Mas’ud al-Qunawi’s Commentary on ‘Aqida Tahawiyya I recently had the opportunity to read Mas’ud ibn ‘Umar’s commentary (may Allah be pleased with him)…

Review: The Ramadan of Shaikh al-Hadith Muhammad Zakariyya and our Elders

Reviewed by Bilal Ali Book: The Ramadan of Shaikh al-Hadith Muhammad Zakariyya and our Elders Author: Dr. Mohammad Ismail Memon Madani Publisher: Madania Publications ISBN: 978-1-936157-04-4 Pages: 171 Dr. Mohammad Ismail Memon Madani’s most recent publication, entitled The Ramadan of…

Madrasah Life: A Book Review

Reviewed by Bilal Ali Upon first receiving a copy of Shaykh Akram Nadwi’s “Madrasah Life”, I was first impressed by the relatively small size of the book. It is no more than a hundred pages and being a narrative, an…

Book Review: The Essentials of Jumu’a by Shaykh Ibrahim Madani

Reviewed by Mawlana Bilal Ali Author: Ibrahim Madani Publisher: Madania Publications Pages: 89   Binding: Paperback The Essentials of Jumuʿa, Madania Publications’ first work, is a pleasant and welcome addition to a growing corpus of Islamic literature written in English and aimed…