Usul al-Fiqh (Principles of Jurisprudence)


Questions answered by Shaykh Hisham Muhammad Kabbani:

  • Ijma` — The consensus of scholars
  • Taqlid — Imitating qualified opinion
  • Ikhtilaf — Difference of opinion among the scholars

Usul al-Fiqh – The Fundaments of Jurisprudence

Maxims of Jurispudence (qawa’id al-fiqh) – Dr. Hashim Kamali

The Meaning of Sunnah – Dr. G.F. Haddad

The Probativeness of the Sunnah (Hujjiyyat as-sunnah) – translated by Dr. G.F. Haddad

Weak Hadiths in Sahih al-Bukhari? – Dr. G.F. Haddad

Questions on Hadith Science: Authentication and Transmission -Dr. G.F. Haddad

What is Taqlid or Ittiba`? – Mufti Zubair Bayat

Strangeness of the Sunnah and its Adherents – al-Hafidh Ibn Rajab al-Hanbali

The Ethics of Disagreement in Islam

On the Validity of Ijtihad – Dr. Mohammed Fadel

The Nature of Ignorance – Dr. G.F. Haddad

The Fatwa Concerning the Issue of Taqlid of the Four Mujtahid Imams – Shaykh Murabit al-Haaj

Defining Bida` – Shaykh Nuh Ha Mim Keller

The Problem of Anti-Madhhabism – Shaykh `Abdal-Hakim Murad

Is it Necessary to Follow Madhhabs – Shaykh Nuh Ha Mim Keller

Why Does One have to follow a madhhab? – translated by Shaykh Nuh Ha Mim Keller

Single-narrator Reports – Dr. G.F. Haddad

Ibn Taymiyya on Use of Weaker Grades of Hadith

Titles of Scholars in Islam – Imam as-Sakhawi

Which of the Four Orthodox Madhhabs has the most developed fiqh for Muslims Living as minorities? – Shaykh Ha Mim Keller