Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500

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 Kitāb al-ibāna fī tanāquḍ al-ḥadīth
(197 words)

(Possible alternative title: Hatk al-maḥjūb?)

Clarification concerning the contradiction of the Hadith, The disclosure of the veiled

Būluṣ ibn Rajāʾ

Date: Possibly late 10th century

Original Language: Arabic


All we know of this work is what can be gathered from its title: that it is an apologetic exploitation of contradictions in the Hadith-corpus. Al-Shams ibn Kabar (Misbāḥ al-ẓulma, ed. Samir, pp. 322-23) does not list the title Al-ibāna fī tanāquḍ al-ḥadīth, b…

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N. Swanson, Mark, “ Kitāb al-ibāna fī tanāquḍ al-ḥadīth”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 19 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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