4 Imams & Madhabs

//4 Imams & Madhabs

REGARDING BLIND FOLLOWING OF THE MADHABS

Linguistically, taqleed means: Placing something around the neck, which encircles the neck. Technically it means: Following he whose sayings is not a proof (hujjah). So long as a Muslim is following the correct evidence (daleel) and has the desire to follow the Sunnah properly, there is no harm in following any of the Imams when [...]

The Madhhab of the People of Hadeeth

By :Imaam Abul-’Alee Muhammad Ibn ’Abdur-Rahmaan Ibn ’Abdur-Raheem al-Mubaarakfooree (d.1352)Source : Tuhfatul-Ahwadhee (1/351)Translated By : Abul-Hasan Maalik http://www.therighteouspath.com Know that the scholars of the Hanafee school of thought maintain that Imaam at-Tirmidhee was of the Shaafi`ee school of thought and some of them say that he was Hanbalee and this is their statement of which their [...]

4 Imams on Taqleed

“Follow (O men!) the revelation given to you from your Lord, and follow not, as friends and protectors, other than Him. Little is it you remember of admonition.” [al-A’raaf, 7:3] Abu Haneefah (rahimahullaah) said: “When a hadeeth is found to be saheeh, then that is my madhhab.” [Ibn ‘Aabideen in al-Haashiyah (1/63) and in his essay Rasm al-Mufti (1/4 from the Compilation of the Essays of Ibn ‘Aabideen), Shaikh Saalih al-Fulaani in Eeqaaz al-Himam (p. 62) and others. Ibn \’Aabideen quoted from Sharh al-Hidaayah by Ibn al-Shahnah al-Kabeer, the teacher of Ibn al-Humaam] […]

Blind following of Madhhabs

“As for those who Divide their Religion and Break up into Sects, thou hast no part in them in the least: their affair is with Allaah. He will in the end tell them the Truth of all that they did.”(Holy Qur’aan 6: 159) Linguistically, taqleed means: Placing something around the neck, which encircles the neck. Technically it means: Following he whose sayings is not a proof (hujjah). […]