Originally written in Persian, and translated as the Garden of the Hadith Scholars, it is a well known anthology of Hadith sciences which includes major books of Hadith, important scholars. It is an extremely popular work amongst scholars of Hadith, especially those from the Indian-Subcontinent. Due to the original work being written in Persian, the lesson will solely focus on the English translation.
The course will provide the students with biographical information on famous and important scholars such as: Imam Malik, Imam Ahmad, Ibn Hibban and al-Bayhaqi. As well as details on the various types of hadith collections/works, such as Musnad, Mu’jam, Musannaf and Sunan, including the most important titles of each category. This is an excellent course for the student who wants to broaden their knowledge of important branches/topics in the hadith sciences.
This course has ended, completion is through recordings.