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ha·dith

 (hə-dēth′)
n. pl. hadith or ha·diths Islam
1.
a. A report of the sayings or actions of Muhammad or his companions, together with the tradition of its chain of transmission.
b. The collective body of these traditions.
2. See Sunna.

[Arabic ḥadīṯ, report, news, tradition, from ḥaddaṯa, to report, from ḥadaṯa, to be new; see ḥdṯ in Semitic roots.]

Hadith

(ˈhædɪθ; hɑːˈdiːθ)
n
(Islam) the body of tradition and legend about Mohammed and his followers, used as a basis of Islamic law
[Arabic]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Hadith - (Islam) a tradition based on reports of the sayings and activities of Muhammad and his companions
custom, tradition - a specific practice of long standing
Mohammedanism, Muhammadanism, Muslimism, Islam, Islamism - the monotheistic religious system of Muslims founded in Arabia in the 7th century and based on the teachings of Muhammad as laid down in the Koran; "Islam is a complete way of life, not a Sunday religion"; "the term Muhammadanism is offensive to Muslims who believe that Allah, not Muhammad, founded their religion"
2.hadith - (Islam) the way of life prescribed as normative for Muslims on the basis of the teachings and practices of Muhammad and interpretations of the Koran
path, way of life, way - a course of conduct; "the path of virtue"; "we went our separate ways"; "our paths in life led us apart"; "genius usually follows a revolutionary path"
Mohammedanism, Muhammadanism, Muslimism, Islam, Islamism - the monotheistic religious system of Muslims founded in Arabia in the 7th century and based on the teachings of Muhammad as laid down in the Koran; "Islam is a complete way of life, not a Sunday religion"; "the term Muhammadanism is offensive to Muslims who believe that Allah, not Muhammad, founded their religion"
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There are those who believe that the authority to be referenced is for the Hadith itself and the Quran has nothing to do with it, and that because of that the Hadith must be taken in isolation outside the framework of history, and that it has nothing to do with sociological or technological changes.
PAS deputy president Datuk Tuan Ibrahim Tuan Man has insisted today that an Islamic 'hadith', or sayings of Prophet Muhammad, that he cited to oppose compulsory asset decalaration for MPs was authentic.
He said the sighting of moon always decided in the light of the teachings of holy Quran and Hadith adding that any decision about the lunar calendar will be taken after Eid ul Fitr.
Mohamed Benkirane, membre du Conseil local des oulemas de Larache sous le theme : [beaucoup moins que] La preservation du hadith du Prophete par les soins d'Amir Al Mouminine [beaucoup plus grand que], a la lumiere du hadith : [beaucoup moins que] Qu'Allah fasse misericorde a la personne qui entend de moi un hadith et le transmet comme elle l'a entendu car il est possible que celui a qui cette parole est transmise la comprenne mieux que celui qui l'a entendue [beaucoup plus grand que].
In a social media post, Mufti Usmani said that those involved in the act of hoarding are 'cursed by Allah' as per some narrations of a Hadith.
Al-Madinah, April 09, 2019, SPA -- Prince Faisal bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Governor of Madinah Region, today patronized the closing ceremony of Naif bin Abdulaziz Al Saud International Award for Prophetic Sunnah and Contemporary Islamic Studies at its 9th session and Prince Naif bin Abdulaziz Al Saud competition for memorizing Prophet's Hadith at its 12th session, organized by the General Secretariat of the Award in Madinah.
Meanwhile, Jamiat Ahle Hadith has condemned the slapping of draconian Public Safety Act (PSA) on party's Vice President and religious scholar, Maulana Mushtaq Ahmed Veeri, and shifting him to a Jammu jail.
Maulana Hamdullah Jan completed his study of Hadith from Mazahir in 1947.
His stay at Deoband was not too long and he shifted to Jamia Mazahirul Uloom at Saharanpor, Delhi, to study Hadith from one of the founders of Tablighi Jamaat, Maulana Zakria and from Maualana Abdur Kehman Kamilpuri.
"Our recent participation in numerous international conferences saw faculty members imparting their knowledge on various subjects addressing current and emerging trends in Islamic studies and affairs." CIS also participated in a conference entitled Hadith and Inner-Islamic Pluralism held by the Eberhard Karls University of TE-bingen in Germany on December 7-8.
Equally colourful, intriguing and versatile is the life lived by Abdul Haleem Sharar, a novelist, poet, editor, historian, biographer, translator, dramatist and essayist who quaffed deep from the fountains of Shia, Sunni, Ahle Hadith and Wahhabi schools of thought.