Hadith

The word hadith literally means communication or narration. In the Islamic context it has come to denote the record of what Muhammad said, did, or tacitly approved. According to some scholars, the word hadith also covers reports about the sayings and deeds, etc. of the companions of Muhammad in addition to Muhammad himself. The whole body of traditions is termed Hadith and its science ‘Ilm al-Hadith.

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