AlQaddūmī’s primer is summarized from the foundational Ḥanbalī text known as Dalīl al-Ṭālib of al-ʿAllāma Marʿi Ibn Yusuf al-Karmi al-Ḥanbali (d.1033h). This text, written in the form of questions and answers, details the topics of Ṭahāra, Ṣalāt, Ṣawm, Zakāt, and Ḥajj.
Its simple approach allows a beginner to grasp the fundamental issues of Fiqh. The easily approachable layout helps to build a foundation for further study in the Madhhab. This translation is presented side by side, with the original Arabic text on the left, and the translation on the right.