Yahya ibn Ma'in

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Yahya ibn Ma'in
Born 158 AH [1]
Baghdad [2]
Died 233 AH [3][4]
Era Medieval era
School Hanafi [5]
Influences
Influenced

Yahya ibn Ma'in (Arabic: يحيى بن معين‎) was an a classical Sunni Islamic scholar.[3]

Biography[edit]

He was a close friend of Imam Ahmad ibn Hanbal He is often quoted regarding Ilm ar-Rijal[8]

Imam Yahya ibn Ma’een (rahmatullahi alaih) (died 233 A.H.) was a famous Muhaddith and expert of Rijaal (critical analysis of the narrators of ahadeeth). He taught Imam Bukhari (rahmatullahi alaih) and other muhadditheen.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "مناهج أئمة الجرح والتعديل". Ibnamin.com. Retrieved 2010-04-10. 
  2. ^ Tahdhib al-Tahdhib
  3. ^ a b "Muslim American Society". Masnet.org. 2003-10-09. Retrieved 2010-04-10. 
  4. ^ "USC-MSA Compendium of Muslim Texts". Usc.edu. Retrieved 2010-04-10. 
  5. ^ "Abu Bakrah and the Feminists". Abc.se. Retrieved 2010-04-10. 
  6. ^ "IslamWeb". IslamWeb. Retrieved 2010-04-10. 
  7. ^ Al-Bastawī, ʻAbd al-ʻAlīm ʻAbd al-ʻAẓīm (1990). Al-Imām al-Jūzajānī wa-manhajuhu fi al-jarḥ wa-al-taʻdīl. Maktabat Dār al-Ṭaḥāwī. p. 9. 
  8. ^ "Rijal: narrators of the Muwatta of Imam Muhammad". Bogvaerker.dk. 2005-01-08. Retrieved 2010-04-10.