Early Islam

بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم


This section holds translated source materials of relevance to the study of early Islam within its first centuries, not necessarily Shiʿi in orientation.  


Muṣannaf ʿAbd al-Razzāq - An early compendium of prophetic hadiths as well as reports from various companions and tābiʿīn 

Musannaf Ibn Abi Shayba - Selection of narrations from the collection of Abū Bakr b. Abī Shayba (d. 235)

Tafsīr Muqātil b. Sulaymān - A commentary on the Quran by Muqātil b. Sulaymān (d. 150), considered to the earliest complete surviving tafsīr