Ibn Daqiq al-'Id
|'Ibn Daqiq al-'Id|
|Main interest(s)||Islamic theology, Hadith, Islamic jurisprudence Sufism|
Ibn Daqiq al-'Id (1228-1302), is accounted as one of Islam's great scholars in the fundamentals of Islamic law and belief, and was an authority in the Shafi'i legal school. Although Ibn Daqiq al-'Id studied Shafi'i jurisprudence under Ibn 'Abd al-Salam, he was also proficient in Maliki fiqh. He served as chief qadi of the Shafi'i school in Egypt. Ibn Daqiq al-'Id taught hadith to al-Dhahabi and to many other leading scholars of the next generation. In his lifetime, Ibn-Daqiq wrote many books but his commentary on the Nawawi Forty Hadiths has become his most popular. In it he comments on the forty hadiths compiled by Yahya Al-Nawawi and known as the al-Nawawi's Forty Hadith. His commentary has become so popular that it is virtually impossible for any scholar to write a serious book about the forty hadiths without quoting Ibn-Daqiq.
- Knysh, Alexander D. (1999). Ibn 'Arabi in the Later Islamic Tradition: The Making of a Polemical Image in Medieval Islam. SUNY Press. p. 307. ISBN 9780791439678.
- Ibn 'Arabi in the Later Islamic Tradition: The Making of a Polemical Image in Medieval Islam by Alexander D. Knysh
- Al-Eid, Ibn-Daqiq (2011-01-29). Ibn-Daqiq’s Commentary on the Nawawi Forty Hadiths. Translated by Center, Arabic Virtual Translation. New York: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform. ISBN 9781456583255.