Textbooks

The following collection is a list of all the core texts studied in the Alim course which follows the Nizami curriculum.

Textbooks

Quran

The Noble Quran with Translation and Annotations of Mft. Muhammad Taqi Usmani.

Jalalayn of Allm. Jalaluddin Mahalli (d. 864) and Allm. Jalaluddin Suyuti (d. 911) with Hashiyat Sawi of Allm. Ahmad b. Muhammad Sawi Maliki (d. 1241).

Fawz al-Kabir of Shah Waliullah Muhaddith Dihlawi (d. 1176) with Awn al-Kabir of Mft. Sa'id Ahmad Palanpuri.

Hadith

Sahih Bukhari of Imam Muhammad b. Isma'il Bukhari (d. 256) with Hashiyat of Ml. Ahmad Ali Saharanpuri (d. 1304) and Hashiyat of Allm. Ubaydullah Sindhi (d. 852).

Sahih Muslim of Imam Muslim b. Hajjaj Qushayri (d. 261) with Hashiyat of Imam Nawawi (d. 676) and Fath al-Mulhim of Allm. Shabbir Ahmad Usmani (d. 852).

Sunan Abu Dawud of Imam Abu Dawud Sajistani (d. 275) with Bazl al-Majhud of Ml. Khalil Ahmad Saharanpuri (d. ##).

Sunan Nasa'i of Imam Nasa'i (d. 303).

Jami Tirmidhi of Imam Abu Isa Tirmidhi (d. 279) with Arf al-Shazi of Allm. Anwar Shah Kashmiri (d. 1352)

Sunan Ibn Majah of Imam Ibn Majah (d. 273).

Mu'atta Imam Malik of Imam Malik b. Anas (d. 179) with Awjaz al-Masalik of Shaykh al-Hadith Zakarayyah Kandhalwi (d. 1304).

Sharh Ma'ani al-Athar of Imam Abu Ja'far Tahawi (d. 321) with Hashiyat of Imam Nawawi (d. 1304) and Fath al-Mulhim of Allm. Shabbir Ahmad Usmani (d. 852).

Mishkat al-Masabih of Khatib Tabrizi (d. 593) with Hashiyat of Imam Nawawi (d. 1304) and Fath al-Mulhim of Allm. Shabbir Ahmad Usmani (d. 852).

Riyadh al-Salihin of Imam Abu Sharf al-Nawawi (d. 676).

Fiqh

Hidayah fi Sharh Bidayat al-Mubtadi of Allm Burhan al-Din Marghinani (d. 593) with Hashiyat of Allm. Abd al-Hayy Lacknawi (d. 1304) and Dirayah of Hf. Ibn Hajar Asqalani (d. 852).

Nuqayah of Sadr al-Shariah al-Asghar (d. 747) with Fath al-Bab al-Inayah of Mulla Ali Qari (d. 1014).

Sharh Wiqayah of Sadr al-Shariah al-Asghar (d. 747).

Mukhtasar al-Quduri of Allm. Abu Husayn al-Quduri (d. 362) with al-Lubab fi Shah al-Kitab of Allm. Abd al-Ghani al-Maydani (d. 1298) and Jawharat al-Nayyirah of Abu Bakr b. Ali Zabidi (d. 800).

Kanz al-Daqaiq of Allm. Abu Barakat al-Nasafi (d. 362).

Nur al-Idhah with Maraqi al-Falah of Allm. Abu al-Hasan Shurunbulali (d. 362) and Hashiyah Tahtawi of Allm. Tahtawi.

Sirajiyyah fil Mirath of #### (d.##) with Ghunyah of Allm. Abu al-Hasan Shurunbulali (d. 362).

Zukhr al-Mutahhilin of Allm. Taqi al-Din Birgawi (d. 980) with Manhal al-'Irfan of Allm. Ibn Abidin Shami (d. 1252) in Majmu'a Rasa'il Ibn Abidin (v.1 pp. 68-118).

Munyat Musalli of #### (d.##) with Ghunyah of Allm. Abu al-Hasan Shurunbulali (d. 362).

Lubab al-Manasik of Mulla Rahmatullah Sindhi (d. 993) with Maslak al-Munqasit fil Mansak al-Mutawasit (Manasik Mulla Ali Qari) of Mulla Ali Qari (d. 1014).

Fiqh al-Buyu' ala Mazahib al-Arba'ah of Mft. Muhammad Taqi Usmani. In particular Sayghat Muqtarihat li Qanun Bay' al-Islami.

Aqa'id

Aqidat al-Tahawi of Imam Tahawi (d. 993) with Sharh Aqa'id al-Tahawi of Hakim al-Islam Qari Muhammad Tayyab (d. 1014).

Aqa'id al-Nasafi of Imam Nasafi (d. 993) with Sharh Aqa'id al-Nasafi of Allm Taftazani and Nibras ...

Usul

Manar al-Anwar of Allm. Abu Barakat Nasafi (d. 864) with Nur al-Anwar of Mulla Jiwan (d. 1241) and Hashiyat of Allm. Ubaydullah Sindhi (d. 852).

Usul al-Shashi of Nizam al-Din Shashi (d. 864) with Fusul al-Hawashi.

Muntakhab Husami of Allm. Husam al-Din Akhsikasi (d. 644).

Tawdhih of Sadr al-Shariah Asghar (d. 747) with Talwih of Allm. Taftazani (d. 1241).

Musallam al-Thubut of Muhib al-Din Bihari (d. 1119) with Fawatih al-Rahmut of Allm. Abdul Ali Sahalwi (d. 1225).

Sharh 'Uqud Rasm al-Mufti of Allm Ibn Abidin Shami (d. 1252) in Majmu'a Rasa'il Ibn Abidin (v. 1 pp. 10-52).

al-Ashbah wa al-Naza'ir of Allm Nujaim al-Misri with Sharh Hamawi of Allm. Hamawi.

Lughat

Hidayat al-Nahw of Allm. Ibn Hajib Maliki

Ilm al-Sayghah of ###

Safwat al-Masadir of Ml. Mushtaq Ahmad Chartawali (d. 993)

Matn al-Kafi of Shihab al-Din Ahmad b. Abbad.

Adab

Qasas al-Nabiyyin of Ml. Abu Hasan Nadwi (d. 993)

Qira'at al-Rashidah of Ml. Abu Hasan Nadwi (d. 993)

Mukhtarat min Adab al-Arabi of Ml. Abu Hasan Nadwi (d. 993)

Nafhat al-'Arab of Ml. 'Izaz Ali (d. 993)