Umm Al-Qura University

Umm Al-Qura University

Current Head of the Department

- 2020/08/17

First: Personal Data

Name: Hisham bin Abdulaziz bin Saad Al-Hallaf

Date of Birth: 1/3/1397 A.H.

Nationality: Saudi

Work: Head of the Qur'an and Sunnah Department at Umm Al-Qura University in Makkah Al-Mukarramah.

Mobile Number: 0966555545212

Email: [email protected]

Second: Academic Qualifications

- Bachelor's degree in the Qur'an and the Sunnah, Umm Al-Qura University, 1418 A.H., with excellence.

- Master's degree in the Sunnah and its sciences, Imam Muhammad bin Saud Islamic University, 1423 A.H., with excellence.

- Doctorate degree in the Sunnah and its sciences, Imam Muhammad bin Saud Islamic University, 1435 A.H., with excellence.

Third: Literature Research

- The Hadiths that Imam Imam Yahya ibn Maein declared to have `Illah (effective cause) through the questions posed by his students. Unprinted Master's thesis.

- The Hadiths that Imam Al-Uqaili ranked as Da`if (weak) through all their chains of narration in his book Al-Duafa'. Unprinted Doctoral thesis.

- Al-Muzakun li-Riwayat Al-Akhbar according to Imam Ibn Abu Hatim. Printed in 1419 A.H., Aalam Al-Fawa'id House, Makkah Al-Mukarramah.

- Tafsir Ibn Hatim for the terms stated in Jarh (criticism of Hadith narrators) and Ta`dil (validating the uprightness of Hadith narrators). A peer-reviewed research paper approved for publication in the Journal of Islamic Sciences of Tikrit University, 2019 A.C.

- The Hadiths classified by Imam Abu Zar`ah Al-Razi in the book of Al-Jarh and Al-Ta`dil by Ibn Abu Hatim. A peer-reviewed research paper approved for publication in the “Surra Man Raa” journal, affiliated to the College of Education at the University of Samarra, 2019 A.C.

- The methods followed by the Hadith scholars in arranging the issues of Hadith sciences in their books. A peer-reviewed research paper published in the conference on Methodology of Classification and Composition Applied by Hadith Scholars, old and new, organized by the Institute for the Study of Noble Hadith, affiliated to the International Islamic University College in Selangor, Malaysia.

Fourth: Social Activity

- Cooperating with the College of the Holy Mosque of Mecca in teaching at the Grand Mosque.

- Participating in giving lessons on the science of Hadith in some mosques and scientific centers.

- Delivering Friday sermons at Al-Twaim Mosque in Al-Awali neighborhood.