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This Is Why Imam Malik Was Called the Vessel of Knowledge

This Is Why Imam Malik Was Called the Vessel of Knowledge

His life story was full of inspiring lessons and moving moments. In this video, we learn about the role played by his mother to raise him as a scholar; his learning and scholarship journey and the standards he set to enroll students in his circle.He had amazing encounters with rulers of his time that revealed his integrity, dignity and courage. His story with the Caliph's kids who misbehaved and showed lack of respect when seeking knowledge was full of lessons.

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Imam Abu Hanifah & Scholars’ Differences

Imam Abu Hanifah & Scholars’ Differences

The next time we open up a book of fiqh and browse through the contents, let us remember that it is Abu Hanifah who innovated the sub-headings of fiqh. As-Suyuti said that Abu Hanifah was the first in Islam to organize the writing of fiqh under sub-headings embracing the whole of the Law, beginning with purity followed by prayer, etc.- As Ash-Shafi`i remarked, "People are all the dependents of Abu Hanifah in fiqh."

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