No god but God: The Origins, Evolution, and Future of Islam

By Reza Aslan

A interesting, obtainable advent to Islam from the writer of the number 1 New York instances bestseller Zealot

Though it's the fastest-growing faith on this planet, Islam is still shrouded in lack of expertise and worry for a lot of the West. In No god yet God, Reza Aslan, an the world over acclaimed pupil of religions, explains this religion in all its attractiveness and complexity. starting with a vibrant account of the social and spiritual milieu within which the Prophet Muhammad cast his message, Aslan paints a portrait of the 1st Muslim group as an intensive test in spiritual pluralism and social egalitarianism. He demonstrates how, after the Prophet’s demise, his successors tried to interpret his message for destiny generations–an overwhelming activity that fractured the Muslim group into competing sects. eventually, Aslan examines how, within the shadow of eu colonialism, Muslims built conflicting ideas to reconcile conventional Islamic values with the realities of the fashionable global, hence launching what Aslan phrases the Islamic Reformation. well timed and persuasive, No god yet God is an elegantly written account of a powerful but misunderstood religion.

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An Enlightening Commentary into the Light of the Holy Quran vol 20

By Ayatullah Sayyid Kamal Faqih Imani - XKP

From Surah al-Fajr (89) to Surah an-Nas (114)

An Enlightening observation into the sunshine of the Holy Qur'an vol. 20

From Surah al-Fajr (89) to Surah an-Nas (114)

The gentle of Islam has enlightened and carrying on with to enlighten each nook on this planet and seekers of fact have heavily linked to the Holy Quran which contains the be aware of Allah (SWT) to humanity. With expanding concentration and a spotlight to the Holy Quran, efforts has been performed to supply a natural, right and exact translation of this divine publication. yet occasionally it's tricky for the readers to appreciate the entire obvious and hidden meanings and it's the accountability of each Muslim, individual, to learn, comprehend and think of at the Holy Qur’an in keeping with his personal ability. for that reason, the necessity for correct clarification turns into seen and helpful. The publication titled, “An Enlightening statement into the sunshine of the Holy Qur’an” compiled through a bunch of Muslim students, below the course of Ayatullah Allamah Al-Hajj Sayyid Kamal Faqih Imani is a useful attempt which provides an intensive remark at the Quran in 20 volumes made to be had to the reader.

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Women Under Islam: Gender, Justice and the Politics of Islamic Law (Library of Islamic Law)

How Islam treats ladies is without doubt one of the so much hotly contested questions of our times.  Islamic legislations is frequently misrepresented as a unmarried monolithic notion, instead of a suite of alternative interpretations and practices.  to maneuver the controversy on Islamic legislations and gender ahead, it will be significant to set up how Islamic legislation really operates.  during this groundbreaking paintings, Chris Jones-Pauly explores what stipulations maintain the main liberal interpretation of Islamic legislation on gender issues.  She examines different interpretations, histories and practices of Islamic legislations in numerous countries.  She reveals that the political independence of judicial associations is a much more vital issue than the relative conservatism of the society.  This wide-ranging e-book will offer new insights not just for these learning legislations and gender, yet for an individual with an curiosity in Islamic societies

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The Prophet's Last Prayer

By Allamah Sayyid Murtada Askari - XKP

The Arabian Peninsula has, in its lengthy background regularly witnessed many occasions. With the arriving of Islam and the formation of non secular concerns in the course of the heavenly character of the nice Prophet of Islam (s.a.w.a.) the web page of pre-Islam Arab historical past observed an important change.

It become the Islamic heritage. fallacious person and collective behavior, fallacious methods and types of lifestyles, and equally the ideals and superstitions of the ignorant Arabs have been the indicators of the tradition and civilization of the Arab society of these days.

People had wrongly interpreted the that means of morality. for instance, they bought admire via burying their alive daughters. those that displayed extra cruelty have been looked extra first rate. Loot, arson, killing, and bloodshed have been regarded as bravery. once they heard in regards to the Paradise, they requested even if the Paradise had its wars or no. while the answer was once destructive they acknowledged what it worthy was!

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The Venture of Islam, Volume 2: The Expansion of Islam in the Middle Periods

By Marshall G. S. Hodgson

The enterprise of Islam has been commemorated as a magisterial paintings of the brain for the reason that its booklet in early 1975. during this three-volume research, illustrated with charts and maps, Hodgson strains and translates the ancient improvement of Islamic civilization from prior to the start of Muhammad to the center of the 20 th century. This paintings grew out of the recognized path on Islamic civilization that Hodgson created and taught for a few years on the collage of Chicago.

In the second one paintings of this three-volume set, Hodgson investigates the institution of a global Islamic civilization via approximately 1500. This encompasses a theoretical dialogue of cultural patterning within the Islamic international and the Occident.

"This is a nonpareil paintings, not just due to its command of its topic but additionally since it demonstrates how, preferably, background could be written."—The New Yorker

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For a Better Future

By Abdul Adheem al-Muhtadi al-Bahrani - XKP

200 questions and solutions in regards to the matters of the formative years, marriage and children

Translated via Abdullah al-Shahin

Published via: Ansariyan Publications

Qum Iran www.ansariyan.org - al-islam.org

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Fundamentalism: A Very Short Introduction

By Malise Ruthven

Fundamentalism is visible because the significant risk to international peace this day, a end very unlikely to disregard because the occasions in big apple on September eleven, 2001. yet what does "fundamentalism" quite suggest?

Since it used to be coined through American Protestant evangelicals within the Nineteen Twenties, using the time period "fundamentalist" has improved to incorporate a various variety of radical conservatives and ideological purists, no longer all spiritual. Fundamentalism might now suggest either militant Israeli settlers in addition to the Islamist radicals who oppose them, it might suggest Christians, Hindus, animal liberationists, or even Buddhist nationalists. the following, heart East professional Malise Ruthven investigates fundamentalism's old, social, spiritual, political, and ideological roots, and tackles the polemic and stereotypes surrounding this complicated phenomena--one that eludes easy definition, but urgently should be understood.

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The Origins of the Koran: Classic Essays on Islam's Holy Book

By Ibn Warraq

This quantity rejects the proposal that Islam's sacred textual content is blunders loose and can't be significantly evaluated. The research of the Koran needs to improve and mature. students of Islam are in fact accustomed to the book's many error and contradictions, yet those inherent flaws have hardly been printed to a much broader public. This booklet is an try and therapy this deficiency by way of bringing jointly vintage serious essays which elevate key concerns surrounding Islam's holy ebook.

Divided into 4 elements, this crucial anthology starts off with Theodor Nöldeke's first actually medical learn of the Koran. half makes a speciality of the trouble of creating a competent Koranic textual content, whereas half 3 examines the Jewish, Christian, and Zoroastrian resources of Muhammad's "revelation." half 4 is a attention of the arguable interpretations of latest student John Wansbrough, who questions the old reliability of the earliest Islamic assets.

This awesome assortment, which include extra choices from Leone Caetani, Arthur Jeffery, David Margoliouth, Andrew Rippin, C.C. Torrey, and extra, will end up integral to students and all these drawn to the textual underpinning of 1 of the quickest starting to be religions on the earth.

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Tafsir of Holy Quran - Surah 21 to 25

By Aqa Mahdi Puya (Agha Pooya) - XKP

Tafsir of

21 Al - Anbiyaa (The Prophets)

22 Al - Hajj(The Pilgramage)

23 Al-Muminoon (The Believers)

24 An- Noor (The Light)

25 Al - Furqaan(The Criterion)

translated via Mirza M. Pooya. one of many few and so much complete and particular commentaries at the Quran, as understood within the mild of Prophet and His household.

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'Al'lah Is Greater' Be Kind to Animal

By Mohammad Amin Sheikho

New medical scientific discovery in Islamic approach to (Animal slaughter) and with no using any wonderful method:

Today we stand prior to the clinical truth of announcing "in the identify of God, Allah is Greater" over slaughtered animal whilst slaughtering.

It is pointed out in a special medical learn venture unveiled by way of a gaggle of Professors, physicians and scientists.

They have fought lethal germs via technological know-how, using away the darkness of lack of knowledge and superstition.

They have additionally got rid of the lack of information that coated the legacy of the Heavenly religions.

They have fought lethal germs via technological know-how, using away the darkness of lack of awareness and superstition.

They have additionally got rid of the lack of know-how that coated the legacy of the Heavenly religions.

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