Imam Bukhari: He was a famous Hadith writer. He was writhing more than 20 Hadith books in his life. He was authored Sahih Al-Bukhari. Sunni Muslims are following this book. He was collections the most authentic hadith in this book. Imam Bukhari was a hadith expert. And he was a famous Islamic Scholar in the world. He was heard working on this subject.
Full Name: Abu Abdullah Muhammad ibn Ismail ibn Mughira. But he known as Imam Bukhari.
Born: 21 July 810 AD. Bukhara, present-day Uzbekistan.
Death: 23 August 870 AD. Kharatang, Samarkand.
First Life: He was born in Bukhara. His father’s name is Ismail. His father also an Islamic scholar. His father was an expert in hadith. His father was a disciple of Imam Malek. Imam Bukhari could not learn from his father. Because his father died in his childhood. After the death of his father, his mother takes all responsibility. In his childhood, he was deadly ill. As a result, he became blind. His mother began to pray to Allah. One night his mother saw a dream, his mother saw Prophet Ibrahim in a dream and told him. Allah accepted your pray, and your son is well. The next morning his son fine and he saw everything.
Education: Imam Bukhari was talented in his childhood. And he interested in learning. He was the first to learn the Holy Quran. At the age of 6, he fully memorizes the Holy Quran. He studied at a madrasa( Islamic school) near Bukhara Until he was 10 years old. After that, he started to memorize hadith. He went to many places to learn hadith. Such as Mecca, Medina, Syria, Busra, Egypt, Kufa, Baghdad, Hejaz, and Nishapur. At the age of 16, he memorized all books of Abdullah bin Mubarak and Waqi, they are famous authors at that time.
Memorize Power: When his classmates asked him, why he did not write hadith. but he did not answer. When his classmate’s force him to write hadith. Then he replied, bring the copies you have written. They take the copies. He listens memorized about 15,000 hadiths according to their writings. He had memorized six lakh hadiths.
List of Books: The number of books written by Imam Bukhari is more than 20. Sahih Bukhari is the most famous of his books.
- Qazaya As-Sahaba wa At-Tabiyin.
- At-Tarikh As-Sagir.
- Al-Adab Al-Mufrad.
- Kitab Al-Ju’afa As-Sagir.
- Kitab Al-kuna.
- Kitabu Khalki Afaili Ibad.
- Sahih Al-Bukhari.
- Raful Yadain Fis Salat.
- Qiraat Khalfil Imam.
- At-Tarikhul Kabir.
- At-Tarikhul Wasat.
- Khalku Afalil Ibad.
- Al Musandul Kabir.
- Al Jamiul Kabir.
- Osamas Sahaba.
- Kitabul Marsut.
- Kitabul Bijdan.
Sahih Bukhari: By selecting verification from 6 lakh hadiths, 7175 hadiths are included in Sahih Bukhari. He is writing Sahih Bukhari after 16 years of pursuit. He used to take a bath before writing each hadith. And used to pray two rak’ats. It is said that the place of Sahih Bukhari is after the Holy Quran.
End Life: Khalid bin Ahmad Juhli, the ruler of Bukhara. He saw Imam Bukhari’s education in hadith. Then Khalid asked him, come to the court and teach hadiths to the children of the ruler. Imam Bukhari thinking it’s insulting for hadiths. As a result, he did not accept the ruler’s offers. Then he left Bukhara. He went to Kharatang in Samarkand. On 31 August 870 AD, he died on Friday night.