Objection on Fazaail-e-Amaal A Basic Analysis by Moulana Abdullah Maroofi Translation edited by Mufti A H Elias
OBJECTION ON FAZAAIL-E-AMAAL
Thus, if one objects against Fazaaile Amal then by the same token so many spin offs will occur that in fact not one Muhaddith of note will be left untouched.
So much of chaos and havoc will result that even the great, famous, illustrious Imaams of Ahadith will have be criticized unjustly and the whole of Deen will become questionable.
So, the attack on Fazaail is not to be treated lightly thus this academic reprisal has fulfilled a mighty task. The misconception that “Dhaeef” has to be discarded, degraded and cannot be used anywhere has been …….. to prove that it is permissible to practice on Dhaeef Hadith in laws and morcso in extolling virtues.
This eradicates the belief in some circles that a Dhaeef Hadith is concocted and fabricated thus same as Maudhoo.
The famous accepted 4 Madhaahib are recorded to highlight the status of Dhaeef Ahadith.
Also the statements of the Muhaditheen stated to teach one the value of this in — depth research.
One must know that Sheikh Zakariyya did not narrate any Hadith which he understood to be “Maudhoo”. Moroever the status of Dhaeef Ahadith over Qiyaas has been explained.
Also, one has to take cognizance of the tact that in narratives and stories there is a great flexibility of permissibility and