Misguided Ideology: Javed Ghamidi’s Rejection of Ḥadīth, the Mahdī and Ijmā’

Denial of the Aḥādīth Detailing the Emergence of the Mahdī There are many reports and Aḥādīth detailing the Mahdī and his emergence before the final...

Javed Ghamidi and the Ḥadīth Rejecter’s Trojan Horse

Let us analyse the following transcript of an interview with Javed Ghamidi. The interview can be accessed here. Question: You have been accused of rejecting...

A Holistic Approach to the Moon-Splitting Miracle

The Prophet ﷺ was granted many miracles to convince the disbelievers of his prophethood. The Qur'an, of course, is the primary miracle. But another...

Is the Shi’a Hadith Literature Reliable?

This is a guest post from Br. Josip Bolić. Alhamdulillahi rabbil `alameen, was salatu was salamu `ala nabiyyina wa sayyidina Muhammadin wa ´ala alihi wa...

Javed Ghamidi: An Introduction to a Prominent Hadīth Denier

The original name of Javed Ahmed Ghamidi is Shafīq Ahmed, other reports say Muhammad Shafīq. He was born in 1951, in a district of...

The History of Hadīth Rejection: The Roots of Modernist Deviance

First Instance Amongst the initial fitan that arose in the Muslim Ummah was the fitnah of the Khawārij. This fitnah caused major problems from its...