Muhammad ﷺ (Allah bless Him and give Him peace): His Pre-eminence and Special Characteristics A Translation of Unmudhaj al-labib fi khasa'is al-habib

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Muhammad ﷺ (Allah bless Him and give Him peace): His Pre-eminence and Special Characteristics A Translation of Unmudhaj al-labib fi khasa'is al-habib 

A sample of special Characteristics of the beloved Prophet for the intelligent 

Welcome to The Islam Shop Ltd, your dedicated source for authentic Islamic literature. Immerse yourself in the profound study of the Prophet Muhammad's unique characteristics with our featured book, "Muhammad (Allah bless Him and give Him peace): His Pre-eminence and Special Characteristics." This insightful translation is derived from the renowned work "Unmudhaj al-labīb fī khaṣā’iṣ al-ḥabīb" (A Sample of the Special Characteristics of the Beloved for the Intelligent), also known as "al-Khaṣā’iṣ al-ṣughrā" (The Lesser [Compendium on the] Special Characteristics).

Authored by the esteemed Imam Jalāl al-Dīn al-Suyūṭī, this translation offers a glimpse into the comprehensive multivolume masterpiece, "Kifāyah al-ṭālib al-labīb fī khaṣā’iṣ al-ḥabīb" (The Sufficiency for the Intelligent Seeker on the Special Characteristics of the Beloved), more widely known as "al-Khaṣā’iṣ al-kubrā" (The Greater [Compendium on the] Special Characteristics). Imam al-Suyūṭī later summarized his extensive work into "Unmūdhaj al-labīb fī khaṣā’iṣ al-ḥabīb," from which this English translation is derived.

This book serves as a portal into the unique characteristics and legal rulings exclusive to Prophet Muhammad (Allah bless Him and give Him peace). The translation is enriched with explanatory notes sourced from the scholarly commentaries of Imams ʿAbd al-Ra’ūf al-Munāwī and Muḥammad ʿAbd al-Bārī al-Ahdal, providing clarity and resolving some of the more seemingly controvertible points.

Whether you are a seasoned student of Islamic scholarship or someone eager to delve into the special characteristics of the Beloved Prophet, this book is an invaluable addition to your collection. At The Islam Shop Ltd, we are committed to offering you literature that not only educates but also enriches your understanding of Islam. Acquire your copy of "Muhammad: His Pre-eminence and Special Characteristics" and embark on a journey through the unique qualities that define the Beloved Prophet.

About The Author 

Shaykh Imam Jalal ad-Din as-Suyuti

Shaykh Imam Jalal ad-Din as-Suyuti (849 AH/1445 CE - 911 AH/1505 CE), a towering figure in Islamic scholarship, was born in the year 849 AH/1445 CE. His profound contributions to various branches of Islamic knowledge have earned him lasting respect and recognition across generations. Even today, his works continue to be widely studied and referenced.

Imam as-Suyuti's prolific literary output comprises over seven hundred works, spanning diverse fields of Islamic Sciences. His scholarship extended to Qur'anic exegesis, Hadith, Islamic Jurisprudence, and the Prophetic Biography, showcasing his comprehensive mastery of the religious sciences. Each of his works reflects a deep commitment to preserving, elucidating, and disseminating the knowledge of Islam.

Beyond his scholarly achievements, Imam Jalaluddin as-Suyuti was renowned for his ascetic lifestyle, embodying the values of simplicity and devotion. However, he is perhaps best known for the profound love he held for the Prophet Muhammad (SAAS). His writings often reflect a deep and unwavering admiration for the life, character, and teachings of the Prophet, elevating his works to a level of spiritual and intellectual significance.

Imam Jalaluddin as-Suyuti's life came to an end in the year 911 AH/1505 CE, leaving behind a legacy that continues to inspire scholars and students of Islam. The Islam Shop Ltd takes pride in publishing four translations of his works, providing readers with access to the wisdom and insights of this esteemed scholar.

Through the publication of Imam as-Suyuti's works, The Islam Shop Ltd seeks to contribute to the dissemination of authentic Islamic knowledge, fostering a deeper understanding of the faith and its diverse intellectual traditions. Imam Jalaluddin as-Suyuti's enduring influence serves as a beacon for those who seek to explore the vast realms of Islamic scholarship and spirituality.

Translated By

Amjad Mahmood

About The Publisher

Heritage Press

Heritage Press was founded in the United Kingdom in June 2013/1434 AH. As a publishing house, our objective is to contribute to the revival of the traditional Islamic sciences and the dissemination of sound knowledge through translations of authentic, classical and contemporary texts into the English language, so as to broaden the understanding of the general community, whilst maintaining a high academic standard. This goal is accomplished through our varied selection of texts across the Islamic sciences, such as Sacred Law (fiqh), spirituality (tasṣawwuf), Prophetic biography (sīrah) and other important Islamic subjects, written by some of the foremost traditional scholars of mainstream Sunni orthodoxy, both past and present. until now, numerous titles have been published by Heritage Press.

Additional Product Information

  • ISBN 13: 978-099347-56-89
  • ISBN: 10: 0993475689
  • ISBN:  9780993475689
  • SKU 2: TIS
  • SKU 3: 7568
  • SKU 4: 9780993475689
  • MPN: 7568
  • ASIN: 9780993475689
  • EAN: 7568
  • REF.NO: 7568
  • Author: Shaykh Imam Jalal ad-Din as-Suyuti 
  • Edited and illustrated By: Shaykh Imam Jalal ad-Din as-Suyuti 
  • Translated & Annotated By: Amjad Mahmood
  • Publisher: Heritage Press
  • Imprint: Heritage Press
  • Publication Date: April 2023
  • Edition: Second
  • Cover: Paperback / Softcover / Paperboard / Softbound
  • Format: Paperback / Softcover / Paperboard / Softbound
  • Binding: Paperback / Softcover / Paperboard / Softbound
  • Pages: 180
  • Dimensions: 24x16cm Approx
  • Weight: 400g
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