Imam Nawawi's collection of forty twoÂ hadithÂ brings together some of the most important and pivotal Prophetic traditions. Each tradition encapsulates a great rule of the religion of Islam, described by Islamic religious scholars as an "axis" in Islam. The commentary of the greatÂ hadithÂ master Shaykh al-Islam Ibn Daqiq al-'Id is simple but erudite.Â
Mokrane GuezzouÂ is a well-known translator of over ten works including the Qur'an commentaryÂ Wahidi's Asbab al-Nuzul.
Ibn Daqiq al-'IdÂ (d.1302) is accounted as one of Islam's great scholars in the fundamentals of Islamic law and belief.
Imam NawawiÂ (1233-77) was an authority onÂ hadithÂ and a biographer, lexicologist, and Sufi.