Birth places of the founders of the 4 schools of thought and the compilers of the 6 major books...

Tarek Khedr originally shared: Birth places of the founders of the 4 schools of thought and the compilers of the 6 major books of Hadith (via IlmFeed):

Imam Abu Hanifah - Kufa, Iraq (80-148 AH)

Imam Malik – Madinah, Saudi Arabia (93-179 AH)

Imam Ash Shafi’i – Gaza, Palestine (150-204 AH)

Imam Ahmad ibn Hanbal – Baghdad, Iraq (164-241 AH)


Imam Bukhari – Bukhara, Uzbekistan (194-256 AH)

Imam Abu Dawud – Sistan, Iran/Afghanistan (202-275 AH)

Imam Muslim – Neyshabur, Iran (204-261 AH)

Imam ibn Majah – Qazwin, Iran (209-273 AH)

Imam At Tirmidhi – Termiz, Uzbekistan (209-279 AH)

Imam An Nasai – Nasa, Turkmenistan (215-303 AH) View full size (1001x623) http://dlvr.it/7hjslD