Imam Abu Ja’far Ahmad ibn Muhammad al-Azdi al-Tahawi was born in AH 32; when Imam Ibn. 1. The Creed of Imam al-Tahawi by Hamza Yusuf; Page The Creed of Imam al-Tahawi. SKU# TB $ Description; Reviews (0). This product is sold out. A new edition reprint in Winter God willing. The Creed of Imam Tahawi (29 classes). Shaykh Hamza Yusuf, Shaykh Ninowy & Shaykh Abdur Rahman teach the work of Imam Al-Tahawi.

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And no one knows its [true] interpretation except Allah. Email required Address never made public. Hamza has attempted to avoid controversy with this translation making it universally useful as a textbook in Islamic studiesthe individuals who have appropriated Imam Tahawi’s creed as their own while they deny many of its implications have nonetheless have attacked Sh.

The Prophet was the teacher of his companions, they learnt from the source directly without need for ysuf supplement or aid. A well-known sound hadith states the Prophet saying that Uthman will be the door preventing fitna from entering in, until his death, upon which the door of fitna would break open completely. May 25, Yaser rated it it was amazing. He does not refute anyone with arguments; rather, he relies on the authority of such illustrious men as Abu Hanifah, whose creed is the basis of his own treatise.

Fitna began to pour in as the broken door fell apart and the gateway it was set to guard opened up to trials of all sorts. Nothing is like Him. An necessary asset for Muslims. You are commenting using your Twitter account.


Apr 29, Wayfarer rated it it was amazing Shelves: And my copy is autographed ; Because of the similarities, I would highly recommend Ima Cover to cover, this is an indispensable translation of an crded classical text that Sh.

Why do we need to give ourselves a label? After completing the text my teacher requested that I continue learning Arabic and go through the text again but in Arabic because of the profound language Imam al-Tahawi uses. But those firm in knowledge say, “We believe in it. The notes that Sh. As Imam Subki d.

The Creed of Imam Al-Tahawi : Hamza Yusuf :

He came from a family of scholarship, piety and intellect hence, “he was destined to live more than an ordinary life” p. Sheikh Hamza answers these questions and has done a great service for the English speaking Muslim community.

It refutes many arguments too and explains the reasonings behind the hamxa in reference to the Qur’an and Sunnah. What is the Creed of Imam al-Tahawi in summary?

The Creed of Imam al-Tahawi

This is a classic book of aqeedah Islamic theology that takes our creed step-by-step. Hopefully, we can see commentaries of this creev translated into English of the same quality in the near future.

You’ll find essential background history and details related to Imam al-Tahawi and the conditions he lived in.

Apr 11, Tuscany Bernier rated it it was amazing. Refresh and try again.

The “criticisms” of this translation greatly annoyed me – particularly when Sh. He talks about what beliefs we should have as muslims, what’t the extent of our knowledge of Allah swt, and how to resolve some of the paradoxes we develop due to lack of knowledge. To the modern Muslims some may be abstruse but keep reading and find a pious scholar of aqidah to take from.


May 26, Ainun Najib rated it it was amazing. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Generations later this was not the case and due to the aforementioned reasons, there was a need to preserve the true creed whilst also being able to teach it enmasse to others.

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I usually avoiding such discussions in my reviews, but I had to make an exception with this hammza. God is one, without partner 2. Whatever misses a person could not have afflicted him. In this book you will find the pure and precise crewd of Muslim creed. This is nothing but the manifestation of the sickness that is within their own hearts: It’s amazing for such a short book, you can get a deep understanding of the origins of Islamic theology, and its contemporary status and implications.

We loathe those who loathe them, and we only mention their merits.

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Hamza is the one who completely avoided the specific points tahaei contention in his translation while the footnotes of others are rife with accusations and condemnations. That and the permanent absence of a true guide and living example were all reasons to codify traditional creed into written formulas.

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