This concise work is a summary of Imam Abu Isa al-Tirmidhi's Ash-Shamail al-Muhammadiyya, a widely-acclaimed work which details different aspects of the character and lifestyle of Allah's Messenger (May Allah bless him and grant him peace).
The Messenger of Allah, may Allah bless him and grant him peace, said, ‘I was sent from the best of generations of Adam’s progeny, generation after generation, until I reached my generation.’ - (Sahih al-BukhAri)
It is the author's own summarized version of the merits that are exclusive to the Last Prophet Muhammad (PBUH). Over four chapters, the author lists the unique particulars of Prophet Muhammad (PBUH) and of His Community (Ummah).
Al-Shama’il al-Muhammadiyya (‘The Sublime Qualities of the Prophet Muhammad ﷺ’) is the most famous collection of narrations detailing the moral, physical and spiritual perfections of the Prophet Muhammad ﷺ.
The book guides the student through discussions on sira, hadith, Arabic, tafsir and reverential poetry. Suitable for both personal study and as a class text, it is certain to match the needs of the young student.
The Prophet Described weaves together classical accounts of the appearance and character of Allah’s finest creation, using the narrations of those closest to him. Expertly crafted into a story-conversation between a mother and son, and using flowing, rhyming text, this book makes learning about Allah’s Messenger (S), a rich and captivating experience.