Pakistan Journal of Islamic Philosophy 2023-09-21T16:42:16+00:00 Dr. Iftikhar Alam [email protected] Open Journal Systems <p>Pakistan Journal of Islamic Philosophy (<strong>PAKJIP</strong>), a tri-lingual, Double Blind peer-reviewed, open access Quarterly Research Journal of Islamic Studies, is launched by Global Research Club, Multan since January 2019. </p> سنن بیہقی میں مغازی کے مباحث اور امام بیہقی کا منھج و اسلوب: تحقیقی مطالعہ 2023-09-03T11:15:59+00:00 Hafiz Muhammad Imran [email protected] Hafiz Samama Tahir [email protected] <p>This article delves into the discussions of Maghazi in Sunan Beyhaqi, focusing on the methodology and scholarly approach employed by Imam Beyhaqi. Sunan Beyhaqi, a prominent hadith collection, contains valuable insights into the military campaigns of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him) known as Maghazi. Imam Beyhaqi, an esteemed Islamic scholar of the 11th century, not only compiles the narrations of Maghazi but also presents his own distinct methodological approach in assessing their authenticity and reliability. This study analyzes the methodology adopted by Imam Beyhaqi in selecting and evaluating the Maghazi narrations found in Sunan Beyhaqi. It explores the sources utilized by the Imam, highlighting his meticulous scrutiny of chains of transmission and narrators' biographies to ensure the reliability of the reported traditions. Imam Beyhaqi's rigorous approach provides a valuable framework for examining and understanding the historical events surrounding the Maghazi.Furthermore, this abstract delves into the guise employed by Imam Beyhaqi in presenting the Maghazi narrations. It investigates the stylistic and structural aspects of the hadith collection, shedding light on Imam Beyhaqi's efforts to organize and categorize the narrations for easy reference and comprehension. The study also examines the Imam's inclusion of supplementary information, such as geographical details and historical context, to enhance the readers' understanding of the Maghazi narratives.The abstract concludes by emphasizing the significance of &nbsp;Imam Beyhaqi's methodology and guise in Sunan Beyhaqi's discussions of Maghazi. It highlights the Imam's contributions to the preservation and elucidation of the historical accounts of the Prophet's military campaigns, providing scholars and researchers with a valuable resource for studying this crucial aspect of Islamic history. The abstract encourages further exploration and analysis of Sunan Beyhaqi's treatment of Maghazi, deepening our understanding of Imam Beyhaqi's methodology and its impact on Islamic scholarship.</p> 2023-09-05T00:00:00+00:00 Copyright (c) 2023 Hafiz Imran, Hafiz Samama Tahir جرح و تعدیل اور علل الحدیث میں مولانا فیض الرحمٰن الثوری ؒ کا منہج : تحقیقی جائزہ 2023-09-05T05:39:49+00:00 Hafiz Abdul Rahman Madni [email protected] Muhammad Sajid [email protected] Muhammad Rafique [email protected] <p>Moulānā Faid-ur-Rahman Al-Thori, a distinguished Islamic scholar, made significant strides in the critical study of Hadith literature. His methodology is characterized by a meticulous and rigorous examination of Hadith narratives, aiming to distinguish authentic reports from fabricated or weak ones.</p> <p>In the Sciences of Invalidation &amp; Attestation, Al-Thori employed a systematic approach, scrutinizing the chain of narrators (Isnad) and the content (Matn) of Hadith reports. His rigorous criteria for authentication included the reliability of narrators, adherence to the principles of Hadith transmission, and internal consistency within the Hadith.</p> <p>Furthermore, Al-Thori's work in 'Ilal al-Hadīth, the study of hidden defects or weaknesses in Hadith narratives, demonstrates his commitment to ensuring the utmost accuracy and integrity of the Hadith corpus. He meticulously examined subtle nuances, contradictions, and contextual factors that could affect the reliability of a Hadith, contributing significantly to the preservation of authentic Islamic traditions.</p> <p>This article offers a glimpse into the profound scholarship of Moulānā Faid-ur-Rahman Al-Thori and underscores the enduring importance of his methodology in maintaining the integrity and authenticity of Hadith literature. His contributions continue to be a source of inspiration for contemporary Islamic scholars dedicated to preserving the sacred heritage of Islam.</p> 2023-09-21T00:00:00+00:00 Copyright (c) 2023 Hafiz Abdul Rahman Madni, Muhammad Sajid, Muhammad Rafique امام ابن شھاب زہری بطور محدث : ایک تحقیقی جائزہ 2023-09-21T16:32:32+00:00 Muhammad Qaisar Zaki [email protected] Iqra Mahmood [email protected] Dr. Samia Athar [email protected] <p>During the early period, the companions of the Prophet Muhammad (SAW), together with their subsequent pupils and followers, undertook the task of committing to memory and subsequently documenting the entirety of the Prophet's teachings. This meticulous process involved extensive consultation among the individuals involved, with the primary objective of preserving these teachings for future generations. During the formative years, esteemed scholars known as Muhaddathin dedicated themselves wholeheartedly to the sacred endeavor of preserving and transmitting knowledge. Among these scholars, Ibn-e-Shahab Az-Zuhri emerged as a highly esteemed figure, earning a prominent position and great respect among the teachers of Hadith. The critical assessment incorporates the opinions of renowned Hadith scholars, acknowledging the variability in opinions regarding his credibility. This article aims to provide a nuanced understanding of Imām Zohrī's status as a Muhaddith, emphasizing the importance of a comprehensive evaluation of his contributions to Hadith scholarship.</p> 2023-09-21T00:00:00+00:00 Copyright (c) 2023 Muhammad Qaisar Zaki, Iqra Mahmood, Dr. Samia Athar جهود الإمام الشاطبي في الفقه التطبيقي و الإتجاهات المستفادة منها في العصر الحاضر 2023-09-21T16:42:16+00:00 Dr. Tahir Masood Qazi [email protected] Hafiz Muhammad Masood Ahmad [email protected] <p>This research aims to explore the efforts of Imam Ash-Shatibi in the field of applied jurisprudence and the contemporary implications derived from his work. Imam Ash-Shatibi is a prominent figure among scholars of Islamic jurisprudence (Usul al-Fiqh) with his unique contributions. Firstly, there is an overview of Imam Ash-Shatibi, followed by a definition of applied jurisprudence and its significance, along with an examination of Imam Ash-Shatibi's contributions in this field. Subsequently, four key sections serve as models for how such studies can be applied in the present era.</p> <p>Following the presentation of these four sections, suggestions and recommendations are offered that play a significant role in reducing jurisprudential disputes and contribute to development of social jurisprudence while taking them into consideration.</p> <p>Finally, a list of sources and references is provided. An effort was made to draw the text from the primary source, and if the source was unavailable, texts were sourced from reputable references.</p> 2023-09-22T00:00:00+00:00 Copyright (c) 2023 Dr. Tahir Masood Qazi, Hafiz Muhammad Masood Ahmad An Analytical Study of John Davenport's Book “An Apology for Mohammed and Koran” 2023-09-17T17:56:40+00:00 Bilqees Faiz [email protected] Dr. Sumera Safder [email protected] <p>This research paper presents an analytical study aimed at delving into John Davenport's work, "An Apology for Mohammed and Koran." Davenport's book, although relatively obscure, holds historical significance as it engages with the portrayal of Prophet Mohammed and the Quran in Western literature during the time it was written. The study seeks to shed light on this understudied work by exploring its historical context, content, and its implications for our understanding of the relationship between Islam and the Western world.</p> <p>The introduction provides a comprehensive background on John Davenport and the historical milieu in which "An Apology for Mohammed and Koran" emerged, highlighting the prevailing religious debates and societal attitudes of the time. It also lays out the research objectives and central research questions that drive the study.</p> <p>The literature review section surveys the existing scholarship related to John Davenport, his book and the broader subject of the portrayal of Islam and Prophet Mohammed in Western literature. This review helps contextualize the significance of Davenport's work within the larger academic discourse. The methodology section outlines the research design, including data collection methods. It explains how the study intends to access and analyze the content of Davenport's book, possibly through archival research or digital resources.</p> <p>In summary, this research paper aims to fill a gap in the existing scholarship by conducting an in-depth analysis of "An Apology for Mohammed and Koran." By examining the historical, cultural, and literary dimensions of Davenport's work, this study seeks to contribute to a deeper understanding of how Islam and its central figures were perceived and represented in Western discourse during the period in which the book was written.</p> 2023-09-17T00:00:00+00:00 Copyright (c) 2023 Bilqees Faiz, Dr. Sumera Safder