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Sahih Muslim (Arabic: صحيح مسلم, ṣaḥīḥ Muslim, full title "Al-Musnadu Al-Sahihu bi Naklil Adli") is one of the Six major collections of the hadith in Sunni Islam, oral traditions relating to the words and deeds of the Islamic Prophet Muhammad. This is a sub-article of Hadith. According to Muslims tradition the collection of ahadith or sayings by or about the Prophet Muhammad was a meticulous and thorough Sunni Islam is the largest denomination of Islam. Sunni Islam is also referred to as Ahl as-Sunnah wa’l-Jamā‘h (Arabic The six major Hadith collections (Arabic Al-Sihah al-Sittah) are the works of some individuals from Islamic scholars who by their as-Sunan as-Sughra (السنن الصغرى also known as Sunan an-Nasa'i (Arabic سنن النسائي is one of the Sunni Six Major Hadith collections Sunan Abu Da'ud (سُنن أبو داوود is one of the Sunni Six Major Hadith collections, collected by Abu Da'ud. Jami al-Tirmidhi (جامع الترمذي popularly Sunan al-Tirmidhi (سُـنَن الترمذي is one of the Sunni Six major Hadith collections Sunan Ibn Maja (سُنن ابن ماجه is one of the Sunni Six Major Hadith collections collected by Ibn Maja. The Muwaṭṭa (الموطأ is an early statement of Muslim law compiled and edited by Imam Malik. See also Shi'a Islam Twelver Shi'ism ( ar اثنا عشرية Ithnāˤashariyyah) is the largest branch of Shi'a branch of Islam The Nahj al-Balagha ( Arabic: نهج البلاغة "Peak of Eloquence" is the most famous collections of Shi'a hadith, attributed to Ali Distinguish from the Four Books of Chinese Confucianism The Four Books (Arabic الكتب الاربعة Al-Kutub Al-Arbʿah' The Kitab al-Kafi is a Twelver Shia Hadith collection compiled by Mohammad Ya'qub Kulainy. TemplateInfobox Muslim scholars --> Abu Ja'far Muhammad ibn Ya'qub ibn Ishaq al-Kulayni Al-Razi (died 329 Man la yahduruhu al-Faqih is a Hadith collection by the famous Twelver Shi'a hadith scolar Abu Ja'far Muhammad ibn 'Ali ibn Babawaih al-Qummi commonly TemplateInfobox Muslim scholars --> Al-Shaykh al-Saduq is the title given to Abu Ja'far Muhammad ibn 'Ali ibn Babawaih al-Qummi Tahdhib al-Ahkam is a hadith collection by the famous Twelver Shi'a hadith scholar Abu Jafar Muhammad Ibn Hassan Tusi, commonly known as Shaykh Tusi TemplateInfobox Muslim scholars --> Shaykh Tusi ( شیخ طوسی) full name Abu Jafar Muhammad Ibn Hassan Al-Istibsar is the fourth important book of Shi'a Islamic Hadith. TemplateInfobox Muslim scholars --> Shaykh Tusi ( شیخ طوسی) full name Abu Jafar Muhammad Ibn Hassan The Ibadi movement or Ibadiyya (Arabic الاباضية al-Ibāḍiyyah is a form of Islam distinct from the Shi'a and Sunni denominations Musnad Ahmad ibn Hanbal is the collection of Hadith collected by the famous Sunni Scholar Ibn Hanbal to whom the Hanbali "Sahih Ibn Khuzaymah" is a collection of Hadith by Sunni scholar Ibn Khuzaymah Views Among the Sahih collections after Sahih Bukhari Al-Mustadrak alaa al-Sahihain or Mustadrak al-Hakim ( Arabic: المستدرك على الصحيحين Al-Mustadrak 'ala al-Sahîhayn) is a five volume A Great Collection of Fabricated Traditions (Arabic Al-Mawdu'at al-Kubrah) is a book written by Abul-Faraj Ibn Al-Jawzi. Description Riyadh as-Saaliheen (The Gardens of the Righteous is a collection of Hadith (sayings of Muhammad) and is the most famous book Mishkat al-Masabih is the improved version of Masabih al-Sunnah. Talkhis al-Mustadrak is an abridged version of Al-Mustadrak alaa al-Sahihain, written by Al-Dhahabi Content Hakim al-Nishaburi, is the Majma' al-Zawa'id wa Manba' al-Fawa'id is a 10-volume secondary Hadith collection written by Ali ibn Abu Bakr al-Haythami (735-807 AH/1335-1404 CE Bulugh al-Maram is the shortened name of the collection of Hadith by al-Hafidh ibn Hajar al-Asqalani entitled Bulugh al-Maram min Adillat al-Ahkam (translation Treasure of the Doers of Good Deeds (Arabic Kanz al-Ummal fi sunan al-aqwal wa'l af`al is a known 8 volume set Islamic Hadith Zujajat al-Masabih is the renowned five volume compendium of Hadith literature authored by Muhaddith-e-Dakkan Abul Hasanat Syed Abdullah Shah Naqshbandi, popularly Al-Minhaj us-Sawi min-al-Hadith-in-Nabawi is a Hadith compendium compiled by Shaykh ul Islam Dr The Book of Sulaym ibn Qays is a Hadith collection, collected by Sulaym ibn Qays who entrusted it to Aban ibn abi-Ayyash. Al-Sahifa al-Sajjadiyya is said to be the oldest prayer manual in Islamic sources and one of the most seminal works of Islamic Spirituality Wasael ush-Shia is a reputable book of hadith in Shia Islam compiled in the 1600s by Shaikh al-Hur al-Aamili. Oceans of Lights (Arabic Bihar al-Anwar بحار الأنوار) is a comprehensive collection of traditions (ahadith compiled by the Shi'i scholar Mulla Muhammad Baqir known Reality of Certainty (Arabic Haqq al-Yaqeen) is a Shi'a Twelver hadith collection authored by Allamah al-Majlisi. Essence of Life (Arabic Ain Al-Hayat) is another famous work of renowned Shi’a scholar Allamah al-Majlisi. Sharh Usul al-Kafi is a commentary on Usul al-Kafi by Mohammad Salih al-Mazandarani. This is about the book by Abd al-Hamid for other uses see Comments on the Peak of Eloquence or Sharh Nahj al-Balagha. Arabic (ar الْعَرَبيّة (informally ar عَرَبيْ) in terms of the number of speakers is the largest living member of the Semitic language The six major Hadith collections (Arabic Al-Sihah al-Sittah) are the works of some individuals from Islamic scholars who by their Hadith ( ar الحديث, pl aḥadīth; lit. "narrative" are oral Traditions relating to the words and deeds of the Islamic Sunni Islam is the largest denomination of Islam. Sunni Islam is also referred to as Ahl as-Sunnah wa’l-Jamā‘h (Arabic Muslims regard as Prophets of Islam ( Arabic: نبي) those non-divine humans chosen by Allah as Prophets IMPORTANT PLEASE READ ##### For all questions relating to the addition of (pbuh peace be upon him or other honorifics It is the second most famous hadith collection among Sunni Muslims. Sunni Islam is the largest denomination of Islam. Sunni Islam is also referred to as Ahl as-Sunnah wa’l-Jamā‘h (Arabic It was collected by Muslim ibn al-Hajjaj, also known as Imam Muslim. Abul Husayn Muslim ibn al-Hajjaj Qushayri al-Nisapuri ( Arabic: أبو الحسين مسلم بن الحجاج القشيري النيشابوري (lived c
Imam Muslim (Muslim ibn al-Hajjaj) was born in 202 AH in Persia (817/818CE) and died in 261AH (874/875CE). Abul Husayn Muslim ibn al-Hajjaj Qushayri al-Nisapuri ( Arabic: أبو الحسين مسلم بن الحجاج القشيري النيشابوري (lived c The Islamic calendar or Muslim calendar ( Arabic: التقويم الهجري at-taqwīm al-hijrī; Persian: تقویم هجری قمری He traveled widely to gather his collection of ahadith (plural of hadith), including to Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Syria and Egypt. Out of 300,000 hadith which he evaluated, approximately 4,000 were extracted for inclusion into his collection based on stringent acceptance criteria. Each report in his collection was checked for compatibility with the Qur'an, and the veracity of the chain of reporters had to be painstakingly established. The Qur’an ( القرآن, literally "the recitation" also sometimes transliterated as Qur’ān, Koran, Alcoran Sunni Muslims consider it the second most authentic hadith collection, after the Sahih Bukhari.
However it is important to realize that Imam Muslim never claimed to collect all authentic traditions. He tried to collect only traditions that all Muslims should agree on about accuracy. There are other scholars who worked as Muslim did and collected other authentic reports.
According to Munziri, there are a total of 2200 hadiths (with no repetition) in Sahih Muslim. This would bring the total of Sahih Bukhari and Sahih Muslim to 3000 ahadith. According to most Hadith scholars,  there are 1400 authentic hadiths that are reported in other books (mainly the Six major Hadith collections). The six major Hadith collections (Arabic Al-Sihah al-Sittah) are the works of some individuals from Islamic scholars who by their
Among its contents:
The Hadith of Qur'an and Sunnah is not included. The Hadith about the Quran and Sunnah refers to a Hadith, or oral tradition about the words and deeds ( Sunnah) of the Islamic Prophet Muhammad
Muslims have differing view of this collection. Sunni regard this collection as the second most authentic of their Six major Hadith collections,  containing only Sahih hadith, an honor it shares only with Sahih Bukhari, both being referred to as the Two Sahihs. Sunni Islam is the largest denomination of Islam. Sunni Islam is also referred to as Ahl as-Sunnah wa’l-Jamā‘h (Arabic The six major Hadith collections (Arabic Al-Sihah al-Sittah) are the works of some individuals from Islamic scholars who by their Sahih is an Islamic term that means authentic. It is commonly used to describe the authenticity of a Hadith. Two Sahihs is a Sunni Islamic Term used to refer to Sahih Muslim and Sahih Bukhari, since they are considered to contain only Sahih Shia Muslims dismiss many parts of it as fabrications or untrustworthy.