Shama’il Reading Circle

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Works that describe the moral, physical and spiritual beauty and perfection of Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) can be dated back to pre-Islamic scriptures. This ongoing tradition formed a new shape and consisted a novel important part of the hadith collections. Known commonly as the Shamail genre, this sub-discipline provides most detailed and generous exquisite qualities of the Prophet Muhammad (pbuh). Al-Shamail al-Muhammadiyya penned by prolific writer Imam al-Tirmidhi is the perennial masterpiece on this type of collections as it connects hearts to the Prophet’s blessed being.

This reading circle aim to complete the whole book reading each hadith with commentary by Dr Suleyman Sertkaya.
PeriodFeb 2021May 2022
Event titleShama'il Reading Circle
Event typeWorkshop