Islamic Jurisprudence According to the Four Sunni Schools is a translation of Volume I of al-Fiqh ‘ala al-Madhahib al-Arba 'ah, by the Azhari scholar Sheikh ‘Abd al-Rahman al-Jaziri (1882-1941). it provides the four legal views of ibadat, or acts of worship, according to the interpretations of more recent traditionalists trained at al-Azhar University
In this class, Imam Zaid Shakir explains what a madhhab is, what it means to follow a madhhab and why a simplistic return to the Qur an and Sunnah will not eliminate the main reasons for the scholars differing on certain issues.
A translation of Abu Shuja' al-Asfahani’s introduction to classical Islamic law, Matn al-Ghayat wa al-Taqrib. This enduring classic covers the full range of basic topics within the Shafi'i school of law.