BOOK – HADITH
BOOK: SHAMAIL AL-HABIB AL-MUSTAFA
By Shaykh Muhammad al-Yaqoubi
The most important reference on the character and dealings of Prophet ﷺ in our modern time.
About the BOOK
“The greatest need of the Ummah today is to return to the character of the Prophet ﷺ. Mercy is lost in the hearts, trust is lost. His ﷺ character is good relationships with children, wife, neighbours, at work, in shops – we want people to return to the character of the Prophet ﷺ and to his ﷺ beautiful traits – his ﷺ Shamail.”
Shama’il al-Habib al-Mustafa ﷺ is a compilation of hadith addressed to the contemporary audience. It answers questions like “What was Prophet Muhammad ﷺ like?”, “How did he deal with people?”, “What would he do in any given situation?”
This book is the most important reference on the Shamail of the Prophet ﷺ in our modern time. It instills in the heart of the reader doctrine of Ahl al Sunnah of the Prophet ﷺ.
It instills in the heart of the reader doctrine of Ahl al Sunnah of the Prophet ﷺ.
In content and size, it is similar to the Shamail of Imam Al-Tirmidhi, while its structure resembles Imam al-Nawawi’s Riyadh as-Salihin, presenting scholarly material in a format that will benefit to everyone.
In total over 500 hadiths are compiled and divided into 12 chapters, each representing an aspect of the Prophet’s ﷺ beauty, character and way of life. Each section begins with Ayat from the Quran relating to the topic.
Only the soundest hadiths are presented on each subject, omitting variant narrations and chains of transmission in favour of covering a more extensive range of topics.
The number of words of 22300, which equals the number of days in the life for the Prophet ﷺ.