Sunan ibn Majah - [ 4 Volume Set ],
English translation with Arabic.
[A4] Hardback - 4 Volume Set,
by Imam Muhammad al Qazwini Abu Abdullah Ibn Majah,
Published in Beirut.
Back in Stock October 2020
Sunan Ibn Majah is one of the six most authentic collections of the hadith
and contains many thousands of ahadith
This is part of the Sihah Sittah
, collections of the hadith
, the others being Sahih al-Bukhari, Sahih Muslim, Sahih al-Tirmidhi, Sunan Abu Dawud, and Sunan al-Nisa'i, May Allah be pleased with them all.
Abu ‘Abdullah, Muhammad bin Yazid Al-Qizwini Ar-Rib'i, better known as Ibn Majah (209 - 273 H), May Allah be pleased with him,
studied with many grandmasters of hadith
, many people narrated hadith
from him. He was a hafidh
of the Qur'an and one of the eminent scholars of Hadith.
Abu Abdullah Muhammad ibn Majah, rahmatullahi 'alayhi – [209 - 273 A.H.]
Imam Ibn Majah was born in the city of Qazvin in the northern Persian province of Dailam. After gaining ahadith from the many great religious scholars of his city, he travelled to seek knowledge at the young age of 21.
Imam Ibn Majah is said to have visited Basrah, Kufah, Baghdad, the Hijaz, Makkah, Syria and Egypt to hear and gather ahadith.
Amongst his teachers were Jabbara ibn al Mughlis, Ibrahim ibn al-Munzar, Hisham ibn Umar and Abu Bakr ibn Shaibah.
His status : Ibn Khallikan writes that Imam ibn Majah held the position of an Imam
in the subject of hadith.
Abu al-Ali Khalili says he was a great scholar of Qur’anic exegesis, ahadith
and history. Adh Dhahabi stated that he was a hafidh
and warehouse of Prophetic knowledge.
Imam ibn Majah is known to have authored 3 books, popularly known Sunan ibn Majah
. Imam Ibn Majah departed from this world during the blessed month of Ramadan 273 A.H. in Qazvin, the city of his birth.
Arabic to English Translation | Published by Dar Al-Kotob Al-Ilmiyah, Beirut, Lebanon.