The Imams And The Ḥadīth Narrators

If there are seven hundred thousand narrators whose life history has been recorded in the books of asma al-rajal through whom we have to glance the very word of Holy Prophet (May peace be upon him) than does this not mean that we are accepting, instead of these 12 persons (shi‘ī imams) who are considered infalliable, whole seven hundred thousand persons as infalliale?

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Narratives Transmitted By Ibn Shihab Al-Zuhri

Mr Ghamidi does not consider Imam Ibn Shihab al-Zuhri as reliable narrator of the Prophetic traditions. Yet he has quoted traditions in his book Mīzān (Buhkarī No: 7139) handed down by the same narrator. I wonder if you could explain this contradiction.

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Riwāayah Bi Al-Ma’nā And Ḥadīth

Are all the contents of the ḥadīth literature are the words of the Holy Prophet (sws)? Please give sufficient evidence if they are. If they are not, then why do we consider them ḥadīth?

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Riwāayah Bi Al-Ma’nā And Ḥadīth

Are all the contents of the ḥadīth literature are the words of the Holy Prophet (sws)? Please give sufficient evidence if they are. If they are not, then why do we consider them ḥadīth?

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