Bibliography

Exegesis Books

  1. The Holy Qur’ān.

  2. Tafir al-Tabari.

  3. Tafsir Ibn Kathir.

  4. Tafsir al-Qurtubi.

  5. Tafsir al-Jalālayn.

  6. Al-Tafsir al-Kabir, of al-Fakhr al-Rāzi.

  7. Tafsir al-Manār, of Muhammad ‘Abduh.

  8. Tafsir al-Nasfi.

  9. Tafsir al-Khāzin.

  10. Tafsir al-Kashshāf, of al-Zamakhshari.

  11. Tafsir al-Hākim al-Hasakāni.

  12. Tafsir al-Naysāburi.

  13. Al-Durr al-manthur fi al-tafsir bi al-ma’thur, of al-Suyuti.

  14. Zād al-masir fi ‘ilm al-tafsir, of Ibn al-Jawzi.

  15. Shawāhid al-tanzil, of al-Hākim al-Hasakāni.

  16. Tafsir al-Fath al-Qadir, of al-Shawkāni.

  17. Al-Tashil li-’ulum al-tanzil, of al-Kalbi.

  18. Asbāb al-nuzul, of al-’Imām al-Wāhidi.

  19. Ahkām al-Qur’ān, of al-Jassās.

  20. Al-Tafsir al-kabir, of al-Tha‘labi.

  21. Nuzul al-Qur’ān, of al-Hafiî Abu Nu‘aym.

  22. Mā Nazala min al-Qur’ān fi ‘Ali, of Abu Nu‘aym al-’Isbahāni.

  23. Muqaddimat usul al-tafsir, of Ibn Taymiyyah.

  24. Tafsir al-Mizān, of al-‘Allāmah al-Tabātabā’i.

Hadith Books

  1. Sahih al-Bukhāri.

  2. Sahih Muslim.

  3. Sahih al-Tirmidhi.

  4. Sahih Ibn Mājah.

  5. Sunan Abi Dāwud.

  6. Sunan al-Nasā’i.

  7. Musnad al-’Imām Ahmad.

  8. Muwatta’ al-’Imām Mālik.

  9. Mustadrak al-Hākim.

  10. Kanz al-‘ummāl.

  11. Sunan al-Dārimi.

  12. Sunan al-Bayhaqi.

  13. Al-Jam‘ bayna al-Sihāh al-Sittah.

  14. Sunan al-Dāraqutni.

  15. Jam‘ al-jawāmi‘, of al-Suyuti.

  16. Minhāj al-Sunnah, of Ibn Taymiyyah.

  17. Majma‘ al-zawā’id, of al-Haythami.

  18. Kunuz al-haqā’iq, of al-Manāwi.

  19. Jāmi‘ al-’usul, of Ibn al-’Athir.

  20. Fath al-Bāri fi Sharh al-Bukhāri.

History Books

  1. Ta’rikh al-’umam wa al-muluk, of al-Tabari.

  2. Ta’rikh al-khulafā’, of al-Suyuti.

  3. Ta’rikh al-Kāmil, of Ibn al-’Athir.

  4. Ta’rikh Dimashq, of Ibn ‘Asākir.

  5. Ta’rikh al-Mas‘udi (Muruj al-dhahab).

  6. Ta’rikh al-Ya‘qubi.

  7. Ta’rikh Baghdād, of al-Khatib al-Baghdādi.

  8. Ta’rikh Abi al-Fidā’.

  9. Ta’rikh Ibn al-Shahnah.

  10. Ta’rikh Ibn Kathir.

  11. Al-Ta’rikh al-Kabir, of Muhammad al-Bukhāri.

  12. Al-’Imāmh wa al-siyāsah, of Ibn Qutaybah.

  13. Al-‘Iqd al-farid, of Ibn ‘Abd Rabbih.

  14. Al-Tabaqāt al-Kubrā, of Ibn Sa‘d.

  15. Ta’rikh Ibn Khaldun.

  16. Sharh Nahj al-balāghah, of Ibn Abi al-Hadid.

Sirah (Biography) Books

  1. Sirat Ibn Hisham.

  2. Al-’Isābah fi tamyiz al-Sahābah.

  3. Al-Sirah al-Halabiyyah.

  4. Usd al-ghābah fi ma`rifat al-Sahābah.

  5. Al-Sirah al-Dahlāniyyah.

  6. Al-Riyād al-nādirah, of al-Tabari.

  7. Al-’Isti‘āb.

  8. Hayat Muhammad, of Muhammad Hasanayn Haykal.

  9. Al-Ma‘ārif, of Ibn Qutaybah.

  10. Ansāb al-’Ashrāf, of al-Balādhuri.

  11. Hilyat al-’awliyā’, of Abu Nu‘aym.

  12. Al-Fitnah al-Kubrā, of Tāhā Husayn.

Other References

  1. Al-Sawā‘iq al-muhriqah, of Ibn Hajar.

  2. Al-Futuhāt al-Makkiyyah, of Ibn ‘Arabi.

  3. Al-Silah bayn al-tasawwuf wa al-tashayyu‘, of al-Shibibi.

  4. ‘Aqā’id al-’akābir, of al-Sha‘wāni.

  5. Khasā’is Amir al-Mu'minin, of al-Nasā’i.

  6. Tawārikh mawālid al-’A’immah, of Ibn al-Khashshāb.

  7. Al-Milal wa al-nihal, of al-Shahristāni.

  8. Fasl al-khitāb, of Muhammad al-Bukhāri.

  9. Dalā’il al-’Imāmah, of al-Tabari.

  10. Al-Hadith al-mutasalsil, of al-Balādhuri.

  11. Balāghāt al-nisā’, of Ibn Tayfur.

  12. Mir’āt al-’asrār, of al-‘Arif ‘Abd al-Rahmān.

  13. A‘lām al-nisā’, of ‘Umar Ridā Kahhālah.

  14. Ihqāq al-haqq, of al-Tustari.

  15. Kifāyat al-tālib, of al-Kanji al-Shāfi‘i.

  16. Sharh al-Mawāhib, of al-Zarqāni.

  17. Al-’Izdihār fimā ‘aqadahu al-shu‘arā’ min al-’ash‘ār, of al-Suyuti.

  18. Siyar a‘lām al-nubalā’, of al-Dhahabi.

  19. Al-Wilāyah, of Ibn Jarir al-Tabari.

  20. Sirr al-‘alāmin, of Abu Hāmid al-Ghazāli.

  21. Tadhkirat al-Khawāss, of Ibn al-Jawzi.

  22. Ihyā’ ‘ulum al-Din, of al-Ghazāli.

  23. Tadhkirat al-Sibt, of Ibn al-Jawzi.

  24. Matālib al-sa’ul, of Ibn Talhah al-Shāfi‘i.

  25. Irshād al-sāri, of al-Qastalāni.

  26. Yanābi‘ al-mawaddah, of al-Qunduzi al-Hanafi.

  27. Nur al-’absār, of al-Shablanji.

  28. Fadā’il al-Khamsah min al-Sihāh al-Sittah.

  29. Rabi‘ al-’abrār, of al-Zamakhshari.

  30. Al-Fusul al-muhimmah, of Ibn al-Sabbāgh.

  31. Sharh Nahj al-balāghah, of al-Shaykh Muhammad ‘Abduh.

  32. Al-Talkhis, of al-Dhahabi.

  33. Al-Mu‘jam al-kabir & al-Mu‘jam al-saghir, of al-Tabarāni.

  34. Al-Jāmi‘ al-kabir & al-Jāmi‘ al-saghir, of al-Suyuti.

  35. Al-Bidāyah wal-nihāyah, of Ibn Kathir.

  36. Is‘āf al-rāghibin.

  37. Manāqib ‘Ali ibn Abi Tālib.