Authority of the Sunnah

Through attending this seminar, the attendants are expected to get answers for the following questions:
  1. Was the Sunnah written during the lifetime of the Prophet (PBUH)?
  2. Has Allah guaranteed the preservation of the Sunnah as He guaranteed the preservation of the Qur’an?
  3. What were the means through which Allah preserved the Prophetic Sunnah?
  4. How can we be bound by the Sunnah while there are thousands of hadiths that are weak or fabricated?
  5. What is meant by the chain of transmission, and how did it contribute to the preservation of the Prophetic Sunnah?
  6. What are the proofs that establish the authority of the Sunnah?
  7. What were the roles of the Prophet (PBUH)?
  8. Can the Sunnah initiate new rulings that do not exist in the Qur’an?
  9. What is the real meaning of adhering to the Sunnah?