Understanding the Dhaeef-Weak- Hadith

The emergence of simplistic approaches in the Ummah has resulted in a desertion of sound scholarship and hence an abandonment of the cohesive understanding of the Ulema. One area significantly affected by this Fitna (tribulation) is the Hadith of the Prophet (Peace be upon him) along with its ancillary sciences. Many modern Muslims believe that the most cursory knowledge authorises them to attack Ahadith, by uncritically classifying them as ‘Weak’ (Da’if) or ‘Forged’ (Mawdu), merely because they are uncomplimentary to their doctrinal positions. In order to conclusively eliminate such obfuscations,Read More