Hayatus Sahabah – The Lives of the Sahabah
Cover: 10 Parts in 3 Hardback Volumes (Revised Edition)
Author: Maulana Muhammad Yusuf Khandalwi (1917-1965)
Hayatus Sahabah is a masterpiece. A Large Collection (2000+ pages) of events and incidents involving the Prophet (Allah bless him and give him peace) and the Sahabah (Allah be pleased with them), meticulously categorized by the common lessons and morals these incidents symbolise.
The author has organised together a vast amount of information to paint a vivid picture of the struggle for Da’wah of the Sahabah, and their training by the Prophet (Allah bless him and give him peace), a picture meant to leave an inedible mark on the reader. The Author has relied mainly on Authentic Hadith and Works of renowned Classical Scholars.
The book presents in graphic detail each and every aspect of the many splendoured and exalted lives, morals and struggles of the Sahabah, based on authentic and original sources of Ahadeeth, Sirah, Tabaqat and Islamic History. One finds here all the hear, light and power of their faith in Islam, unfolding into words and actions which laid the foundations of the golden era of the Righteous Caliphate. Originally written in Arabic by well known scholar Maulana Muhammad Yusuf Kandhlawi the book has been highly acclaimed as one of the most authentic book of its kind, throughout the Islamic world. As such, it is necessary for all those who wish to understand the basic Islamic forces at work, in the lives and times of the Sahabah, which turned the tide of history.
“I have not the least ability and competence to write an introduction to this book because the learned compiler is among the high ranking scholars and sincere and pious personalities of this age.” From The Introduction by Abul Hasan Ali Al-Hasani Al-Nadwi.
This new edition, reviewed, better translated version. Edited by Mufti Afzal Hoosen Elias, Bound in 3 Compact volumes at half the weight of previous version.
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