The Hidayat Al-Habib Fi Al-Targhib Wa Al- Tarhib: A Pioneer Work Of Hadith In Malay Archipelago By Al-Raniri

Latifah Abdul Majid

Abstract


The Hidayat Al-Habib Fi Al-Targhib Wa Al- Tarhib: A Pioneer Work Of Hadith In Malay Archipelago By Al-Raniri


Abstract

This article presents an investigation on a part played by al-Raniri in disseminating Hadith teaching in Malay Region. Special attention is given to his techniques of writing Hadith in order to facilitate a better understanding of the Hadith to Malay readers and also his connections with his teachers and the chains of his teachers with leading Islamic scholars in the Middle East. In the interest of validity and reliability, the study provides multiple sources of evidence including in-depth interviews with expert in the field of seventeenth century education and biographers of the great scholar. Also, from previous documentations and content analysis. The study is qualitative and the approach is hermeneutic.  This article upon the earliest Hadith writing in the Malay world would assist in understanding, the importance of Hadith in Malay-Islamic history and its recognition by the devout and how it came to be regarded as part of Islamic Scripture.

Keywords: Hadith sciences, Malay Archipelago, al-Raniri, compilation, method, text

 

Abstrak

Artikel ini mengkaji peranan al-Raniri dalam menyebarkan ajaran Hadis di Nusantara. Tumpuan kajian ini  diberikan terhadap teknik menulis hadis oleh al-Raniri bagi memudahkan pemahaman kepada pembaca Melayu, dan juga hubungan beliau dengan guru dan rantaian guru-gurunya dengan ulama terkemuka di Timur Tengah. Untuk kesahihan dan kebolehpercayaan, kajian ini menyediakan pelbagai sumber rujukan termasuk mewawancara mendalam dengan tokoh pakar dalam bidang pendidikan abad ke tujuh belas dan pakar biografi para ulama. Juga, menggunakan kaedah analisis dokumen dan analisis kandungan. Kajian ini adalah bersifat kualitatif dan pendekatannya adalah hermeneutik. Hasil dapatan mengenai tulisan Hadis terawal di Nusantara akan membantu memahami akan kepentingan Hadis dalam sejarah Melayu-Islam dan pengiktirafannya  oleh masyarakat dan bagaimana ia dianggap sebagai sebahagian daripada Kitab Islam.

Katakunci: Ilmu Hadis, Nusantara, al-Raniri, pengumpulan, metode, teks

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