Kitab al-Fiqh Ala l-Madhahib al-Arba'ah, Arabic, 5 Volumes.
Hardback - 5 Volume Set,
by Imam 'Abd al-Rahman al-Jaziri.
Published by Markaz-e-Ahl al-Sunnat Barkaat-e-Raza.
Renowned text of reference for the four Sunni schools of fiqh [Islamic Jurisprudence] by the notable scholar Imam 'Abd al-Rahman al-Jaziri, rahmatullahi ta'ala 'alayhi.
It is a valuable and detailed reference work for those interested in
Islam, Islamic law or comparative law. This is a must for academic libraries as well as for
individuals who want to learn more about the performance of religious
To date this is the only book on the market which
brings together the teachings of all four Sunni schools of jurisprudence
on a single topic. As such, it provides a unique service by enabling
students of Islam, both Muslim and non-Muslim alike, to compare the
teachings of the various schools without having to go in search of the
relevant source material for each school. It demonstrates the breadth
and mercy of interpretation of each law and provides the Muslim
practitioner with various ways in which he or she may fulfill the tenets
of the faith.
Table of Contents:
Volume. 1. Qismul 'ibadat
Volume. 2-3. Qismul mu'amalat
Volume. 4. Qismul ahwalu al-shakhsiyyah
Volume. 5. Qismul 'uqubat al-shar'iyyah.
The Author: Abd al-Raĥmān Ibn Muĥammad 'Awađ al-Jazīrī, rahmatullahi ta'ala 'alayhi, was born on the Egyptian
island of Shandawīl in 1882 (1299 AH) and was educated at al-Azhar University from
1896-1909; he later became a teacher at al-Azhar. In 1912, al-Jazīrī was
appointed inspector for the Ministry of Religious Endowment's
Department of Mosques, after which he was promoted to the Ministry's
chief inspector. He was subsequently appointed as a professor in
al-Azhar's College of the Principles of Religion, and before his death
in Ĥulwān in 1941 (1360 AH), al-Jazīrī became a member of al-Azhar's
Committee of Senior Scholars.
This work is in Arabic language only.