Compiled by: Imam Ibn Hajr Asqalani (773H-852H)
The Book is based upon the Ahadith of our Prophet which have been the sources of Islamic Jurisprudence. Al-Hafiz Ibn Hajar Al-Asqalani has recorded the true significance of the Ahadith and their origins & also made a comparison of the versions, if the sources are more than one
Originally written and compiled in the 8th century by the great scholar Al Hafiz Ibn Hajar Asqalani, this book contains a collection of some of the Ahadith found in the sahih sita (the 6 authentic hadith collections, namely Bukhari, Muslim, Abu Dawood, An Nisaee, Ahmed and At-Trimidhi.
Among the topic that this book covers are subjects ranging from marriage, business transactions to other more implicit aspect of the religion such as the five pillars.
The book is well marked with footnotes and complicated terms have been explained in the sub notes. Because of these qualities Bulugh Al Maram has been accepted widely and is among the most sought after books.