Al Fiqh Al Islami According to the Hanafi Madhhab Volume 1 Rites of Purification, Prayers and Funerals by Shaykh Mohammad Akram Nadwi
This book is sound in fiqh and reflects the thorough and accurate knowledge of its author. From my experience in the field of fiqh, I would judge that this book will have tremendous value for its users. May All?h make this book of benefit to all who turn to it. - Dr. Hussam Al-Dean Farfour - Vice-President, Al-Fath Islamic Association - Damascus
Al-Fiqh Al-Islami is the first complete Hanafi Fiqh text book to be written in English. Meticulously referenced from a multitude of classical sources and having incorporated many current day issues, it promises to be the most comprehensive Hanafi Fiqh compendium available in English today.
The launch will also include a lecture by the author Shaykh Mohammad Akram Nadwi on the Hadith Foundation of the Hanafi Fiqh.
Al-Fiqh Al-Islami is an original masterly composition of the Fiqh (codified legal rulings) of Imam Abu Hanifah and his school of thought. For the first time in the English language, the detailed rulings of Hanafi Fiqh alongside the evidences from which they have been derived are presented with meticulous research and detailed references. Most importantly, current day issues have also been incorporated to make this book the first authentic, relevant and practical Hanafi work in the English language.
About the author
Shaykh Mohammad Akram Nadwi studied Islamic sciences at the prestigious Nadwat al-Ulama in Lucknow, specialising in Hadith and Fiqh, subjects which he taught at that madrasah. Shaykh Mohammad Akram Nadwi has written over 25 books in the fields of Hadith, Fiqh, Islamic biography, Arabic grammar and syntax and has recently completed a 40-volume