APPENDIX 1 Abbreviations used in this work

A.S. 'Alaihis-salam' (Peace be upon him). Used after the names of the Prophets or Angels.

K.A. Karamallahu wajhahu (may Allah (SWT) honour his face!). Used after the name of 'Ali Bin Abi Talib, the cousin and son-in-law of the Prophet Muhammed (S.A.S).

PBUT Peace be upon them.

PBUH Peace be upon him.

Q. Quran Sharif

R.A. Radiyallahu'anhu (may Allah (SWT) be pleased with him!). Used after the names of the companions of the Prophet (S.A.S).

R. Rahmatullahi 'alaih (Peace be upon him!). Used after the names of the deceased saints or pious people.

S.A.S Sallalahu-'Alaihi-was-sallam. Used after Muhammed Mustafa (S.A.S)

SWT Subhanallahu wa tala. Used after Allah (SWT)'s name.
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