Harf Information Technology
prides itself on providing Muslim users with one of the most important references in
Islamic law with the features of display, search and full indexing. On producing Al-Adab
Al-Shar'iyah program, Harf adds one of the most important Islamic resources to its
collection of specialized juristic programs. The program includes many technical features
that meet the needs of different categories of Muslims users, such as researchers,
juristic specialists, those interested in Islamic heritage, as well as ordinary Muslims
who want to learn the answer of any juristic question.
program contains many features, including:
Th display of the full text of the book
of Al-Adab Al-Shar'iyah by Ibn Muflih, aided with the features of display, search,
indexing by reference title, section title, or chapter title. The text can be displayed
with or without diacritical marks.
Detailed and accurate indexing of all
juristic elements, making each element a potential separate entry for search, thus
including the following indexes:
Evidence: lists Qur'anic verses,
Prophetic Hadiths, reports traced back to Companions... etc.
Schools: The Hanafi, Maliki, Shafi'i,
Hanbali, and other schools of jurisprudence
Questions: questions on issues related
to jurisprudence, principles of jurisprudence, proprieties, and others.
Figures: outstanding men, women,
geographical names, etc.
Jurists: Outstanding jurists of the
Hanafi, Maliki, Shafi'i and Hanbali schools, as well as other schools of jurisprudence
Books: contains books on jurisprudence,
principles of jurisprudence, exegesis, etc.
Rules: basic rules of jurisprudence and
the principles of jurisprudence.
Scholarly Benefits: includes poetry, wise sayings, proverbs, etc. In addition, the program
provides different search entries that meet the different needs of users:
Morphological search, using
Morphological Analysis technology, enabling word or phrase-based search to find exact
matches or matches with affixes, or to conduct search on root level. Search can be carried
out within: (whole text, main topics only, Qur'anic verses only, Hadiths only or poetry
Juristic Search: searches for words
using any of the juristic elements extracted from the program's database.
Search conducted through reference to
the terminology of jurisprudence and its principles that represent the technical language
of Islamic law, using a database that has been prepared by specialists in Islamic Shari'ah
and Arabic language.
Thematic Search: uses juristic thesaurus
that tackles all branches of Islamic law, including acts of devotion, transactions,
customs, legal manners and principles of jurisprudence, using 104 main subjects branching
into more than 27,000 juristic subtopics, where classifying, exploring, saving and
retrieving data will be available.
Successive search: enables the user to
control the limit of search scope and link the selected search elements.
Multiple search: integrates any of the
above-mentioned search methods with logical relations on the same screen. Search results
will appear on the same search screen.
Saves and prints search output
Provides statistics for all the items of
Provides special lexicons to explain
difficult juristic terms.