We many times talk about hadeeth and their books when referring to issues related to proofs and evidences. How many of us though, actually know about the books other than The Sahih of Al Bukhari and The Sahih of Imaam Muslim? If you do not, do not feel alone. There are many people that are not sure about those books that are often referred to as the 5 authentic books of hadeeth. Do not worry if you fit into this category. We are going to change that today in sha Allah.
Names of the five most authentic books of hadeeth;
- The Sahih of Imaam al Bukhari
- The Sahih of Imaam Muslim
- Sunnan at Tirmidhi
- Sunnan Abi Dawood
- Sunnan an Nasaa’i
Make sure that you get to know the names of these books. Even though they may not be mentioned regularly, they are very important books to those that love to read about the authentic Sunnah of the Prophet (may Allah’s peace and blessings be upon him).