Authentic Islamic Books of Hanafi Maslak_Deoband, in Hindi, Gujarati, English, Urdu, Arabic, to know what true Islam is. The books are in PDF format scanned from original books. Not for commercial use. What is Hanafi? The Hanafi (Arabic: حنفي Ḥanafī) school is one of the four religious Sunni Islamic schools of jurisprudence (fiqh). It is named after the scholar Abū Ḥanīfa an-Nu'man ibn Thābit (d. 767), a tabi'i whose legal views were preserved primarily by his two most important disciples, Abu Yusuf and Muhammad al-Shaybani.