Foundations of the Sunnah



Imaam Ahmad ibn Hanbal; Amjad ibn Muhammad Rafiq (translator, editor)

A collection of 3 treatises of the great Imam, with full Arabic text included. The book is complemented with extensive footnotes and 11 appendices - making it a valuable item for any English speaking student of Islaam. Also contains a comprehensive biography of the Noble Imaam with many moving narrations from him.

  • Three of Imaam Ahmad's treatise on Aqidah and Manhaj
  • The Life and Trials of Imaam Ahmad
  • On the Meaning of Eemaan - Refutation of the Mu'tazilah
  • Concerning the Falsehood of Ta'weel - Refutation of the Ashariyyah
  • Concerning the Affirmation of Allaah's Attributes with their Dhaahir and Haqeeqi Meanings
  • The Concensus of the Companions on the Prohibition of Reviling the Rulers and Publicising Their Faults
  • The Distinguishing Signs of Ahl us-Sunnah
  • The Distinguishing Signs of Ahl ul-Bidah
  • The Prohibition of Sitting and Mixing with the Innovators
  • The Necessity of Accepting the Aahaad Hadeeth - Refutation of the Modernists
  • The Aqidah of Abu Hasan al-Ash'ari and His Final Book 'Al-Ibaanah'