About this Course

This is the third course of a series on the preservation of the Prophetic Sunnah of our Messenger Muhammad ﷺ.  Course #3 begins exploring the history of the 6 books of hadith by beginning with Imam Al-Bukhari (Saheeh Al-Bukhari) & Imam Muslim (Saheeh Muslim), may Allah have mercy on them.

About the Instructor

Imam Harris Gafur was born and raised in Mozambique.  He is a graduate of the Islamic University of Madinah's Faculty of Hadith and is currently the Imam of Masjid Abdul Gafur in Mozambique.  He is also the founder of Islamic Research Center Abdul Gafur.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    The 6 Books of Hadith

    • Types of Books

    • The Six Books of Hadith

  • 2

    Life of Imam Al-Bukhari

    • Imam Al-Bukhari's Ancestry

    • Imam Al-Bukhari's Early Life

    • Status of Imam Al-Bukhari

    • Imam Al-Bukhari's Teachers & Students

  • 3

    Saheeh Al-Bukhari

    • Books Imam Al-Bukhari Authored

    • Reasons for Compiling "Saheeh Al-Bukhari"

    • How "Saheeh Al-Bukhari" was Compiled

    • Objectives of "Saheeh Al-Bukhari"

    • Conditions of "Saheeh Al-Bukhari"

    • Benefits of "Saheeh Al-Bukhari"

    • Is Everything in "Saheeh Al-Bukhari" Authentic?

    • Importance of "Saheeh Al-Bukhari"

    • Explanations of "Saheeh Al-Bukhari"

  • 4

    Life of Imam Muslim

    • Introduction

    • Ancestry, Early Life & Seeking Knowing

    • Aqeedah & Fiqh of Imam Muslim

    • Status of Imam Muslim

    • His Teachers

  • 5

    Saheeh Muslim

    • The Book "Saheeh Muslim"

    • Reasons for Writing "Saheeh Muslim"

    • Number of Hadith in "Saheeh Muslim"

    • Organization of "Saheeh Muslim"

    • Closing Remarks on "Saheeh Muslim" & "Saheeh Al-Bukhari"