This volume is a unique collection of forty Prophetic Traditions distinguished by their focus on the spiritual journey of drawing nearer to God, as explicated by Salih al-Jafari, one of the most celebrated teachers of al-Azhar, Islam's leading institution of religious knowledge (from 939 CE till now) and most authoritative voice.
Scholars say loving Allāh and His Messenger (peace be upon him) is an obligation for all Muslims and is among the highest ranks of gnosis one can attain. However, how can you love someone you do not know?
This edition contains comprehensive evidence from all available hadiths from the six most authentic books of hadith. It is intended for serious students who seek in-depth evidence on each topic. Includes color pictures and color text highlights.