iTree - Automating the construction of the narration tree of Hadiths (Prophetic Traditions)

@article{Azmi2010iTreeA,
  title={iTree - Automating the construction of the narration tree of Hadiths (Prophetic Traditions)},
  author={Aqil Azmi and Nawaf Bin Badia},
  journal={Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Natural Language Processing and Knowledge Engineering(NLPKE-2010)},
  year={2010},
  pages={1-7}
}
The two fundamental sources of Islamic legislation are Qur'an and the Hadith. The Hadiths, or Prophetic Traditions, are narrations originating from the sayings and conducts of Prophet Muhammad. Each Hadith starts with a list of narrators involved in transmitting it followed by the transmitted text. The Hadith corpus is extremely huge and runs into hundreds of volumes. Due to its legislative importance, Hadiths have been carefully scrutinized by hadith scholars. One way a scholar may grade a… CONTINUE READING