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Writings and Translations

of


Dr. G. F. Haddad


These writings and translations of Dr. Gibril F. Haddad are placed here with his permission.

The Sunna as Evidence

This is a series giving the evidence for the fundamental importance of Sunna in Islam.

Dr. Haddad has adapted the following material from Shaykh `Abd al-Ghani `Abd al-Khaliq, Hujjiyyat al-Sunna (Herndon, VA: Dar al-Wafa', 1993 [IIIT in Washington, DC]).

 

Author's Profile

Dr. Gibril F. Haddad has given the following profile of himself (August 1999)....

I am not a scholar but a student of Islamic scholars and scholarship who converted to Islam with a background in humanities. I have been involved in translating from Arabic into English for about nine years. I follow the Shafi`i madhhab and the Naqshbandi Tariqa. I presently reside in Damascus where I have had the priviledge of hearing various ulamas in the different disciplines of Islam over the past two years. I have written a brief account of my journey to Islam which was posted at:

    http://members.aol.com/askgive/stories/fouad1.htm

Recently back from Hajj, I wrote a brief journal which was posted at the following site:

    http://naqshbandi.net/haqqani/Islam/Shariah/ibadaat/hajj/two_sanctuaries.htm

Some of my recent translations are available at the following sites:

1- The Four Rightly-Guided Caliphs and the Four Imams as well as other material at:

    http://sunnah.org/history/Default.htm

2- The Ash`aris and the Early Muslims Sects at

    www.sunnah.org/aqida/alashaira.htm

3- The First Five Generations of Ash`ari Scholars from Ibn `Asakir's Tabyin Kadhib al-Muftari at:

    www.sunnah.org/aqida/tabyin_kadhib.htm

I also have some material on the topic of "Differences in the Umma are a Mercy" at Mas`ud Ahmed Khan's excellent page:

    http://ds.dial.pipex.com/masud/ISLAM/misc/misc.htm

Allah's blessings and peace on the Prophet, his Family, and his Companions, and praise belongs to Allah, Lord of the worlds.

--

Hajj Gibril

 

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November 16, 1999