05 • Imam Malik ibn Anas

900 Teachers

900 Teachers
May 12, 2015 No Comments »

Imam an-Nawawi {May Allah have mercy upon him} said: “Of Imam Malik’s nine hundred teachers = three hundred were from the followers of the Companions of the Prophet Muhammad {Peace and Blessings of Allah be upon him, his family and ... Read More »

Always Contemplating the Qur’an

Always Contemplating the Qur’an
May 11, 2015 No Comments »

Ma’an ibn ‘Isa {May Allah have mercy upon him} reported: Imam Malik {May Allah have mercy upon him} did not try to defame people and Imam Malik would likewise always contemplate on the Qur’an. He would recite: Will they not ... Read More »

Imam Malik Student of Imam Ja’far

Imam Malik Student of  Imam Ja’far
May 9, 2015 No Comments »

Imam Malik bin Anas was one of the students of Imam Ja’far as-Sadiq. Imam Malik studied under the teaching of Imam Ja’far as-Sadiq in Madinah and he used to say: ‘He was among the pious scholars who fear Allah.’ و ... Read More »

Sifting Narrators

Sifting Narrators
April 23, 2015 No Comments »

Ahmad ibn Salih {May Allah have mercy upon him} said: “I do not know of anyone more giving to sifting narrators and people of knowledge than Malik, and I do not know of him narrating from anyone about whom there ... Read More »

Gathering All Sayings

Gathering All Sayings
April 22, 2015 No Comments »

Imam Malik {May Allah have mercy upon him} said: “The limits and vastness of the earth are many and plentiful, and it is not possible for anyone to gather all of the sayings of the scholars {in regard to law, ... Read More »

Biography of Imam Malik ibn Anas

Biography of Imam Malik ibn Anas
April 21, 2015 No Comments »

Here is a video of Dr. Hisham Hawasli (hafidhahullah) speaking about Imam Malik (rahimahullah): and another video feat. Mufti Ali Gomaa (hafidhahullah) from Egypt Read More »

Not But Conjecture

Not But Conjecture
April 17, 2015 No Comments »

The student of Imam Malik, ‘Abdullahi ibn Wahb {May Allah have mercy upon them} said: When Imam Malik {May Allah have mercy upon him} issued a legal ruling, he would say: “We deem it not but conjecture and we are, ... Read More »

Knowledge Never Spoken Of

Knowledge Never Spoken Of
April 16, 2015 No Comments »

Imam Malik {May Allah have mercy upon him} said: “I know many sayings of the Prophet Muhammad {Peace and Blessings of Allah be upon him} and had a great deal of knowledge that I never spoke about nor did I ... Read More »

The Believer is Like a Pearl

The Believer is Like a Pearl
April 15, 2015 No Comments »

Imam Malik {May Allah have mercy upon him} said: “The believer is like a pearl; wherever he is, his beautiful qualities are with him.” {Hilyatul-Awliyah: Volume 2 pg. 377} Read More »

The Family of the Learned

The Family of the Learned
April 14, 2015 No Comments »

Excerpt from the up and coming book called the Jewels of Imam Malik: Bismillah. Let us look at the root of the family of knowledge and how it came to be that the family of Imam Malik became known as ... Read More »