God & His Attributes

  • Nature of Allah
    by: Yasir al-Wakeel

    Islam is based on monotheism. Tawhid, the oneness of Allah, is an essential belief for all Muslims. Islam teaches that Allah, the one god, has 99 attributes. Although we can understand some of His attributes, His essence cannot be comprehended by a human's limited mental capacity. Allah has created mankind primarily so that they may know their creator through his creations.

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  • Tradition of Mufaddal

    This text is the English translation of the Tradition of Mufaddal, as narrated by his companion Mufaddal ibn `Umar. Recorded by by 'Allamah Majlisi (d. 1110 AH) in Bihar al-'Anwar, volume 3, page 57, chapter (bab) 4, tradition (riwayah) no. 29. It describes the amazing ingenuity the Almighty manifested in the universe, human beings, the animal kingdom, nature and natural disasters.

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  • God and His Attributes
    by: Sayyid Mujtaba Musavi Lari

    Belief in God, God in the Qur'an, free will, and a discussion of some of attributes of God. Translated by Dr. Hamid Algar.

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  • Ain-Al Hayat, The Essence of Life
    by: Allamah Muhammad Baqir Majlisi

    ‘Ain-Al Hayat عين الحياة
    The book begins with the biographical descriptions of some of the truest Companions of The Prophet (S), namely, Salman Farsi, Abu Dharr Ghifari and Miqdad Al-Aswad.

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  • Allah
    by: Yasin T. Al-Jibouri

    Knowing God, His 99 attributes, the Unity of God, and supplicating to Him

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  • Allah's 99 Names, Excerpts from the text: Asma-ul Husna

    Al-Mui'izz, Al'Mudhill

    In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful

    He is the one who honors and the one who humiliates.

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  • The Justice of God
    by: Allamah Sayyid Sa'eed Akhtar Rizvi
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  • God: An Islamic Perspective
    by: Allamah Sayyid Sa'eed Akhtar Rizvi

    A short text explaining the fundamental Islamic principle of belief in single, unique God. The author explains why this belief is both rational and scientific, and concludes with a section on Tawhid and the attributes of Islam.

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  • At-Tawhid or Monotheism
    by: Ayatullah Muhammad Taqi Misbah Yazdi

    A book that delves into the several dimensions and depths of Tawhid (Oneness of God): the central and core concept of Islam. Starting from the basic definitions, it then moves onto how one's life and existence revolve around Tawhid.

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  • Fundamentals of Knowing God in Greek Philosophy and Divine Religion
    by: Reza Berenjkar

    In this research, effort has been made to discuss and compare the genuine foundations and basic fundamentals of Knowing God and the ways of gaining the knowledge of God in Divine Religions and in Greek Philosophy.

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  • What Everyone Should Know about Islam
    by: Ayatullah Ibrahim Amini

    This book focuses on the principles of religion which are relevant to the thought and soul of human beings, reason and intellect follow it, and deeds and movement of human beings spring forth from its fountainhead accordingly.

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  • Al-Tawhid and Its Social Implications
    by: Ayatullah Sayyid Ali Khamene'i

    Oneness of God as a World outlook, outlook of human existence and as a social approach.

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  • Discursive Theology Volume 1
    by: Dr. ‘Ali Rabbani Gulpaygani

    This text deals with a set of ideological and scholastic questions based upon Islamic theology from the perspective of Shī‘ah Imāmiyyah school of thought. Reason and revelation have been the final reference and arbiter in decisions and evaluations. A series of lessons surrounding recognition of God is presented.

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  • Divine (Allah’s) Judgment (Hokm) versus Human Judgment (Hokm)
    by: Dr. Hatem Abu Shahba

    Divine (Allah’s) Judgment (Hokm) versus Human Judgment (Hokm)
    Written by: Dr. Hatem Abu Shahba
    Translated by: Jerrmein Abu Shahba

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  • Fundamentals of Islamic Thought: God, Man and the Universe
    by: Ayatullah Murtadha Mutahhari

    In this text Ayatullah Mutahhari discusses Islamic thought on topics such as "Man & Faith", “The Worldview of Tawhid”, “Philosophy” & "Spiritualism" to clarify matters and resolve problems and contradictions as no other system of thought can.

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  • Dieu et ses attributes
    by: Sayyed Mujtaba Musavi-Lari

    L'objet de cet ouvrage ambitieux écrit par Sayyid Musavi Lari est de nous guider vers une meilleure connaissance de notre Créateur à travers la compréhension de Ses attributs, leurs implications philosophiques et leurs conséquences sur notre compréhension et notre perception de notre place dans ce monde. Comme l'explique si brillamment cet ouvrage, le phénomène religieux ou le sentiment Divin sont extrêmement encrée dans en l'homme même si parfois il s'en détourne.

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  • Principles of the Shi’ite Creed
    by: Ayatullah Ibrahim Amini

    A brief and concise text about the primary principles of the Islamic beliefs to familiarize themselves and their acquaintances with them.

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  • Knowing God
    by: Ayatullah Ibrahim Amini

    This book is part of ideological collection of “Youths and Truths” by Ayatullah Ibrahim Amini based on years of delving into religious texts and sources, constant contact with the young generation and pondering over ideological and educational issues.

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  • La Justicia Divina
    by: Sayyed Saeed Akhtar Rizvi (ra)

    Libro que trata la Justicia Divina, uno de los fundamentos del Islam, y la importancia de la razón en el acceso a un correcto entendimiento.

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  • Knowing God
    by: Sayyid Mujtaba Musavi Lari

    Perfection of faith, seeking God, God and reason, acceptance of the unseen, and materialism.

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  • La Concezione di Dio nel Corano
    by: Hojjatulislam Mohammad Hadi Abdekhoda'i

    La Concezione di Dio nel Corano

    dell'Hojjatulislam Mohammad Hadi Abdekhoda’i

    Principio e fondamento della fede religiosa è la fede in Dio e nella Sua Unicità. Le vie della conoscenza divina sono molteplici, ma si possono riassumere nelle seguenti tre: gnosi, filosofia, scienza.

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  • Understanding God's Mercy, Part 1
    by: Mohammad Ali Shomali

    In this paper, the author examines the infiniteness of God’s mercy and His aim in creating man as seen in His qualities and actions, in divine sayings, and in the supplications and hadiths of the Ahlul Bayt (a). Part 1 of 8.

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  • Dios, desde una Perspectiva Islámica
    by: Sayyed Saeed Akhtar Rizvi (ra)

    El primer fundamento del Islam: existencia y unicidad de Dios (Tawhid), junto con Sus atributos, y consideraciones sobre politeísmo (Shirk).

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  • Hadith ya Mufazzal
    by: Bashir Alidina

    Hadithi maarufu ya Mufazzal kutoka kwa Imam al-Sadiq [a] juu ya ushahidi wa kuwepo kwa Mungu.

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  • L'Esprit du Monothéisme
    by: Ayatullah al-Odhma Sayyid Ali Khamene'i

    L’auteur cherche à ce que le monothéisme recouvre sa signification authentique, c’est-à-dire sa qualité spirituelle de base, et nous ouvre une réflexion très riche sur les grands concepts actuels de la pensée moderne (liberté de l’homme, lutte des classes, libération de l'homme…) à travers cette philosophie monothéiste authentique qui les contient tous dans une vision globale, harmonieuse et complémentaire.

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  • A Play about God (British English)
    by: Muhammad Ladak

    PART 1

    Two friends, one Muslim called Asgher and other an atheist called Joshua, have just returned home after work and Asgher tripped on the carpet and fell.

    Asgher: Thank God! I did not hurt myself!

    Joshua: Don't thank God, thank me that I caught you on time.

    Asgher: If God did not give you strength then you would have been unable to prevent me from falling.

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  • Divine Justice and the Problem of Evil
    by: Ghulam Husayn Adeel

    In this paper, the author, in brief, analyzes the problem of evil and the occurrence of pain and suffering under the authority of a Just God. This leads to the question of why so much evil exists if there is divine justice.

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  • Unicità Di Dio
    by: Hojjatulislam Mohammad Hadi Abdekhoda'i

    Unicita Di Dio

    Nel Nome di Dio, il Clemente, il Misericordioso

    “Non invocare nessun altro dio insieme ad Allah. Non c'è dio all’infuori di Lui. Tutto perirà, eccetto il Suo Volto. A Lui appartiene il giudizio e a Lui sarete ricondotti.” (Santo Corano, 28:88)

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  • Justice of God
    by: Ayatullah Naser Makarem Shirazi

    A short text on the nature of Allah's attribute of `Adl (Justice) where the author discusses philosophical issues about its seeming incompatibility with events like natural disasters as well as with Allah's own Divine Will.

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  • A Play about God (American English)
    by: Muhammad Ladak

    SCENE 1

    Two friends, Hamid and Al, have just returned home from work. Hamid is a practicing Muslim, while Al is an atheist. Hamid trips on the carpet and falls.

    Hamid: Thank God, that was close!

    Al: Don't thank God, thank me that I caught you on time.

    Hamid: God gave you the strength to stop me from falling.

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  • Tawhid, The Unity of God from the Holy Qur'an

    This booklet is a collection of verses from the Holy Quran on Tawhid, The Unity of God.

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  • La Presenza Divina
    by: Hojjatulislam Mohammad Hadi Abdekhoda'i

    La Presenza Divina

    dell'Hojjatulislam Mohammad Hadi Abdekhoda’i

    L’essere umano si trova sempre alla presenza di Dio ed Egli è prossimo all’essere umano ed a tutti gli esseri viventi. Questo concetto è stato espresso nel Nobile Corano attraverso numerosi vocaboli fra cui la preposizione araba ma’a, che significa con, la quale ricorre circa diciotto volte per quanto concerne il rapporto fra l’essere umano e Dio.

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  • L’assistance D’Allah Dans La Vie De L’humanité
    by: Ayatullah Murtadha Mutahhari

    À une époque où la science est triomphante et le monde ne jure que par ce qui est matériel et tangible, Murtadha Mutahhari provoque notre curiosité et nous oblige à découvrir un point de vue oublié de la condition humaine, à savoir la foi et la croyance en l’invisible et notamment la foi dans l’assistance d’Allah. Cet ouvrage est donc une discussion autour de la notion du Ghayb ou de l’invisible, les différentes formes que prend l’assistance de Dieu jusqu’à la question du Mahdi.

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  • Al-Ilahiyyat Volume 1
    by: Sheikh Hassan Muhammad Makki al-Amili

    This book elaborates on concepts such as recognition of Allah (SwT), His names, and operative and descriptive attributes. On each of these topics, it rebuttals views held by other schools of thought within Islam, both historic and contemporary, and provides evidence from the Holy Quran, the Sunnah and traditions from the Holy Household to support its position.

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  • Debates of Prophet Muhammad with Athiests and Dualists

    This is the third part of the series of power point presentations on Debates of Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) with scholars and representatives of five different religions. This part presents Prophet's debate with the Atheists and Dualists in Medina.

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  • Teismo e Monoteismo
    by: Ayatullah al-Odma Makarim Shirazi

    Teismo e Monoteismo

    Questo testo spiega la fondamentale credenza islamica del Monoteismo, o Tawĥid, che non è solo uno dei principi della religione bensì il più importante di essi.


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  • Debate of Prophet Muhammad with Polytheists

    This is the fourth part of the series of power point presentations on Debates of Prophet Muhammad (pbuh) with scholars and representatives of five different religions. This part presents Prophet's debate with polytheists in Medina.

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  • Divinely Inspired Scientific Observation

    This is an extract from the hadith of Imam Jafar al-Sadiq (a) narrated by his companion Mufaddal on the creation of human beings, animal kingdom, environment and natural disasters.

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  • Evils, An Excerpt from Ayatullah Murtadha Mutahhari's Divine Justice
    by: Ayatullah Murtadha Mutahhari

    Evils, An Excerpt from Ayatullah Murtadha Mutahhari's Divine Justice

    Translated from the Persian by Murtaza Alidina

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  • Meditation - Seeking the Reality of Existence

    This presentation contains various Quranic verses discussing the creation of man and this universe.

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  • God in Islamic Traditions: A Glance at Al-Tawhid by Shaykh Al-Saduq
    by: Karim Aghili
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  • The Image of God in the Qur’an
    by: Mohammad Ali Shomali, Mahnaz Heydarpoor

    The image of God as presented in the Qur’an is one that speaks of Him in personal terms. God has a personal relationship with every individual. In this text the authors try to present a detailed account of the attributes of God as portrayed in the Qur’an.

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