Bulugh Al Maram means attainment of the Objective According to Evidence of the Ordinance.  It can be explained as “Reaching the goal by following the proof provided in the rules.” This means achieving a certain aim or purpose by adhering to the guidance or instructions that have been laid out in a formal regulation or decree. In concisely it is called- Al Ahadeeth al-Ahkam.

Bulugh al-Maram is a compilation of 1358 hadiths of Prophet Muhammad ﷺ. At the end of each hadith narrated in Bulugh al-Maram, Ibn Ḥajar mentions who collected that hadith originally. Bulugh al-Maram includes hadith drawn from Sahih Bukhari, Sahih Muslim, Sunan Abu Dawud, Jami at Tirmidhi, Nasai, and Ibn Majah along with some from Musnad-e-Ahmed 

This book is popular for its authenticity and well-organised index of everyday Fiqh only through Hadith. It is comprehensible for even a common reader. The book runs into 15 chapters covering purification prayers, funerals, zakat, fasting business transactions etc.

Students doing their Aalim course are mostly taught Bulugh al Maram as a compulsory subject in the syllabus. Studying this book enables the new scholars to teach the basic and essential fiqh through reference to Hadith.