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Kutub al-Sittah

six most highly regarded collections of hadith in Sunni Islam

Kutub al-Sittah are the main hadith collections in Sunni Islam meaning the six books. They are sometimes called the Sahih Sittah. They consist of Sahi al-Bukhari, Sahi Muslim, Sunan as-Sughra, Sunan Abu Dawood, Jami al-Tirmidhi and Sunan ibn Majah.[1] Huraira is the most quoted person in these books.

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  1. World Religions in Practice: A Comparative Introduction, Paul Gwynne - 2011