Islamic Hadith Collections

LIST OF SUNNA

The following people collected hadiths and amongst them, Imam Bukhari is the most respected and trusted hadith collector. Bukhari (full name Abu Abdullah Muhammad bin Ismail bin Ibrahim bin al-Mughira al-Ja’fai) was born in 194 A.H. and died in 256 A.H.

  1. AbuDawud- Sunan Abu Dawud
  2. AdabAl- Adab Al-Mufrad
  3. Bukhari- Sahih Bukhari
  4. IbnMajah- Sunan Ibn Majah
  5. Malik- Muwatta Malik
  6. Maram- Bulugh al-Maram
  7. Muslim- Sahih Muslim
  8. Nasai- Sunan an-Nasa’i
  9. Saliheen- Riyad as-Salihin
  10. Shamail- Shama’il Muhammadiyah
  11. Tirmidhi- Jami` at-Tirmidhi


Sahih al-Bukhari (D. 256 AH/870 AD)

1. Revelation

2. Belief

3. Knowledge

4. Ablutions (Wudu’)

5. Bathing (Ghusl)

6. Menstrual Periods

7. Rubbing hands and feet with dust (Tayammum)

8. Prayers (Salat)

9. Times of the Prayers

10. Call to Prayers (Adhaan)

11. Friday Prayer

12. Fear Prayer

13. The Two Festivals (Eids)

14. Witr Prayer

15. Invoking Allah for Rain (Istisqaa)

16. Eclipses

17. Prostration During Recital of Qur’an

18. Shortening the Prayers (At-Taqseer)

19. Prayer at Night (Tahajjud)

20. Virtues of Prayer at Masjid Makkah and Madinah

21. Actions while Praying

22. Forgetfulness in Prayer

23. Funerals (Al-Janaa’iz)

24. Obligatory Charity Tax (Zakat)

25. Hajj (Pilgrimage)

26. Umrah (Minor pilgrimage)

27. Pilgrims Prevented from Completing the Pilgrimage

28. Penalty of Hunting while on Pilgrimage

29. Virtues of Madinah

30. Fasting

31. Praying at Night in Ramadaan (Taraweeh)

32. Virtues of the Night of Qadr

33. Retiring to a Mosque for Remembrance of Allah (I’tikaf)

34. Sales and Trade

35. Sales in which a Price is paid for Goods to be Delivered Later (As-Salam)

36. Shuf’a

37. Hiring

38. Transferance of a Debt from One Person to Another (Al-Hawaala)

39. Kafalah

40. Representation, Authorization, Business by Proxy

41. Agriculture

42. Distribution of Water

43. Loans, Payment of Loans, Freezing of Property, Bankruptcy

44. Khusoomaat

45. Lost Things Picked up by Someone (Luqatah)

46. Oppressions

47. Partnership

48. Mortgaging

49. Manumission of Slaves

50. Makaatib

51. Gifts

52. Witnesses

53. Peacemaking

54. Conditions

55. Wills and Testaments (Wasaayaa)

56. Fighting for the Cause of Allah (Jihaad)

57. One-fifth of Booty to the Cause of Allah (Khumus)

58. Jizyah and Mawaada’ah

59. Beginning of Creation

60. Prophets

61. Virtues and Merits of the Prophet (pbuh) and his Companions

62. Companions of the Prophet

63. Merits of the Helpers in Madinah (Ansaar)

64. Military Expeditions led by the Prophet (pbuh) (Al-Maghaazi)

65. Prophetic Commentary on the Qur’an (Tafseer of the Prophet (pbuh))

66. Virtues of the Qur’an

67. Wedlock, Marriage (Nikaah)

68. Divorce

69. Supporting the Family

70. Food, Meals

71. Sacrifice on Occasion of Birth (`Aqiqa)

72. Hunting, Slaughtering

73. Al-Adha Festival Sacrifice (Adaahi)

74. Drinks

75. Patients

76. Medicine

77. Dress

78. Good Manners and Form (Al-Adab)

79. Asking Permission

80. Invocations

81. To make the Heart Tender (Ar-Riqaq)

82. Divine Will (Al-Qadar)

83. Oaths and Vows

84. Expiation for Unfulfilled Oaths

85. Laws of Inheritance (Al-Faraa’id)

86. Limits and Punishments set by Allah (Hudood)

87. Blood Money (Ad-Diyat)

88. Apostates

89. (Statements made under) Coercion

90. Tricks

91. Interpretation of Dreams

92. Afflictions and the End of the World

93. Judgments (Ahkaam)

94. Wishes

95. Accepting Information Given by a Truthful Person

96. Holding Fast to the Qur’an and Sunnah

97. Oneness, Uniqueness of Allah (Tawheed)


Al-Adab Al-Mufrad

1. Parents
2. Ties of Kinship
3. Mawlas
4. Looking after girls
5. Looking after children
6. Neighbours
7. Generosity and Orphans
8. Children Dying
9. Being a master
10. Responsibility
11. Correctness
12. Dealing with people cheerfully
13. Consultation
14. Dealings with people and good character
15. Cursing and Defamation
16. Praising People
17. Visiting and Guests
18. The Elderly
19. Children
20. Mercy
21. Social Behaviour
22. Separation
23. Advice
24. Defamation
25. Extravagance in Building
26. Compassion
27. Attending this world
28. Injustice
29. Illness and visiting those who are ill
30. General Behaviour
31. Supplication
32. Guests and Spending
33. Speech
34. Names
35. Kunyas
36. Poetry
37. Words
38. General Behaviour
39. Omens
40. Sneezing and Yawning
41. Gestures
42. Greetings
43. Asking permission enter
44. The People of the Book
45. Letters and greetings
46. Gatherings
47. Behaviour with people
48. Sitting and lying down
49. Mornings and evenings
50. Sleeping and going bed
51. Animals
52. Midday Naps
53. Circumcision
54. Betting and similar pastimes
55. Various
56. Aspects of Behaviour
57. Anger

 

Sunan Abi Dawud

1. Purification
2. Prayer
3. Prayer For Rain
4. Prayer (Kitab Al-Salat)
5. Voluntary Prayers
6. Detailed Injunctions about Ramadan
7. Prostration while reciting the Qur’an
8. Detailed Injunctions about Witr
9. Zakat (Kitab Al-Zakat)
10. Lost and Found Items
11. The Rites of Hajj (Kitab Al-Manasik Wa’l-Hajj)
12. Marriage (Kitab Al-Nikah)
13. Divorce (Kitab Al-Talaq)
14. Fasting (Kitab Al-Siyam)
15. Jihad (Kitab Al-Jihad)
16. Sacrifice (Kitab Al-Dahaya)
17. Game (Kitab Al-Said)
18. Wills (Kitab Al-Wasaya)
19. Shares of Inheritance (Kitab Al-Fara’id)
20. Tribute, Spoils, and Rulership (Kitab Al-Kharaj, Wal-Fai’ Wal-Imarah)
21. Funerals (Kitab Al-Jana’iz)
22. Oaths and Vows (Kitab Al-Aiman Wa Al-Nudhur)
23. Commercial Transactions (Kitab Al-Buyu)
24. Wages (Kitab Al-Ijarah)
25. The Office of the Judge (Kitab Al-Aqdiyah)
26. Knowledge (Kitab Al-Ilm)
27. Drinks (Kitab Al-Ashribah)
28. Foods (Kitab Al-At’imah)
29. Medicine (Kitab Al-Tibb)
30. Divination and Omens (Kitab Al-Kahanah Wa Al-Tatayyur)
31. The Book of Manumission of Slaves
32. Dialects and Readings of the Qur’an (Kitab Al-Huruf Wa Al-Qira’at)
33. Hot Baths (Kitab Al-Hammam)
34. Clothing (Kitab Al-Libas)
35. Combing the Hair (Kitab Al-Tarajjul)
36. Signet-Rings (Kitab Al-Khatam)
37. Trials and Fierce Battles (Kitab Al-Fitan Wa Al-Malahim)
38. The Promised Deliverer (Kitab Al-Mahdi)
39. Battles (Kitab Al-Malahim)
40. Prescribed Punishments (Kitab Al-Hudud)
41. Types of Blood-Wit (Kitab Al-Diyat)
42. Model Behavior of the Prophet (Kitab Al-Sunnah)
43. General Behavior (Kitab Al-Adab)