Starting Live on September 14th
Live Every Monday and Thursday
9:30 – 10:30 PM (Eastern Time)
This is an introduction to the science of Hadith for youth. This course will cover the concept and history of Hadith collection; the imams-their works on collecting of hadith.
The course will also sample brief and short Prophetic sayings of the beloved Prophet Muhammad compiled by Habib Umar bin Hafiz called Mukhtar al-Hadith: Selection of Noble Prophetic Traditions.
This class offers an introduction for the Youth on the concept of hadith or Sayings of the Prophet Muhammad ( Allah bless him and grant him peace).
It is essential that every Muslim should know the concept and foundations of this science. The hadith and sunnah explain to us the teachings of the Quran in more detail. The Prophetic statements guide us to the light, it has always been the second of the sources of law and the richest after the Quran.
In its wisdom and guidance, it provides us. One may take for granted and simply not notice the centuries of sacrifice and hard work of scholars to ensure that the teachings of Islam remain pristine and authentic. This class is the first of the journey of a young Muslim in appreciating and understanding this rich and unique aspect of the Islamic faith. Topics covered will be what makes a hadith reliable, how it was transmitted, who were the imams of this science and how we read a hadith and identify its narrator and chain as well as the content.
Lesson One: Introductory Concepts
Lesson Two: Development of Hadith
Lesson Three: History of Hadith Collections
Lesson Four: History of Hadith Collections: II
Lesson Five: History of Hadith Collections III
Lesson Six: Hadith Terminology: I
Lesson Seven: Hadith Terminology: II
Lesson Eight: Hadith Terminology: III
Lesson Nine: Mukhtar Selections part 1
Lesson Ten: Mukhtar Selections part 2
Lesson Eleven: Mukhtar Selections part 3
Lesson Twelve: Mukhtar Selections Part 4
- Appreciate the tremendous blessing of the hadith collections
- Learn the legal status of the hadith in the sacred law
- Gain an understanding of the major works in this science
- Familiarize yourself with Hadith terminologies
- Learn short prophetic Hadiths on different matters related to guidance