APPENDIX 3 Some important information

The Rightly-Guided Khalifas : (Khulafa-i Rashideen)

1. Abu Bakr Siddiq (R.A.)
2. 'Umar bin al-Khattab (R.A.)
3. 'Uthman Ghani (R.A.)
4. 'Ali bin Abi Talib (R.A.)

The Four Sunni Imams

1. Imam Abu Hanifah an-nu'man bin Thabir (R.A)
2. Imam Abu 'Abdillah Muhammed bin Idris al-Shafi'i (R.A)
3. Imam Malik bin Anas al-Asbani (R.A)
4. Imam Ahmad bin Hanbal (R.A)

The Six Most Accepted Collections of Hadith and their Compliers

1. "Sahihu 'I Bukhari" or "Bukhari Sharif":by Abu Abdillah Muhammed bin Isma'il al-Bukhari (R.A)
2. "Sahihu Muslim" or "Muslim Sharif": by Abu 'I-Husayn Muslim bin al-Hajjaj bin Muslim al-Qushiri al-Nisaburi (R.A)
3. "Sunan Abu Dawud": by Sulaiman bin al-Ash'ath al-Sijistani (R.A).
4. "Jami'u 'I-Tirmidhi": by Isa Muhammed bin 'Isa bin Surah al-Tirmidhi (R.A).
5. "Sunan al-Nasa'i": by Abu 'Abdillah Muhammed bin Yazid bin 'Abdillah bin Majah al Qazwini (R.A)
6. "Sunan of Ibn Majah"

The Four Archangels

1. Jibril (A.S) Gabriel
2. Mika'il (A.S) Michael
3. Israfil (A.S)
4. Azra'il (A.S)

"Inna Lillahi wa inna ilayhii raji'un."We come from Allah (SWT) and unto Him we shall return. (Quran)
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