The beginning of (The Sunni Path), the book by a statesman of the Ottoman Empire Ahmet Cevdet Pasha (Ma’lûmat-ı Nâfia = Beneficial Information), gives a succinct information about how to believe in the religion of Islam and makes the classification of the science of Islam. Imâm-ı Gazâli, one of the greatest savants of Islam, briefly explains the explanations of Ahl-i-sunnat savants of the true religion of Islam preached by Muhammad ׳alayhissalâm. In addition to this, the life of Imâm-ı A’zam Ebû Hanifa, a great Ahl-i-sunnat savant, is summarized in the book (The Sunni Path). Besides, given are an answer to the slanderers and an explanation to (How to be a True Muslim?).
Various aspects of Hanafi Fiqh are explained, e.g., zakat, ramadan, hajj, sadaqa-i fitr, Qurban(sacrifice), Iyd(Eid), nikah(marriage), death, janaza, burial, visiting graves, condolence, isqat and knowledge of faraid.
This book is a translation of Se’âdet-i Ebediyye, which was originally written in Turkish.
The Turkish original of the book Se’âdet-i Ebediyye consists of three parts, all of which add up to more than a thousand pages.
We have translated most of the book into English and published our translations in six individual fascicles.
Se’âdet-i Ebediyye is a book prepared according to the Hanafî Madhhab. There is not a single bit of knowledge or a word which contradicts the creed of Ahl-i Sunnat wa’l Jamâ’at in this book.
This is the fifth fascicle. We pray for the help of Allâhu ta’âlâ, so we may have it reach our dear readers.Preview