Muslim Practices

  • A Shi'ite Encyclopedia
    by: Ahlul Bayt Digital Islamic Library Project Team

    A vast collection of information that addresses Shi`a/Sunni inter-school related issues. An effort of the Ahlul Bayt Digital Islamic Library Project Team

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  • Muta', Temporary Marriage in Islamic Law
    by: Sachiko Murata

    A description of the legal situation of mut'a / mutah in Shi'ism and the origin of this divergence between Sunni and Shi'i law on temporary marriage

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  • Preghiera e Umiltà
    by: Yahya Alawi


    Un breve articolo che fa riflettere sull'importanza della preghiera nella vita quotidiana, che viene definita nel Sacro Corano "gravosa, ma non per gli umili".

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  • Music and its Effects
    by: A. H. Sheriff

    In this booklet, the author discusses the detrimental effects of music on our lives. He talks about the origin of music and its effects from various points of views. He also discusses what the Qur'an and narrations of the Ahlul Bayt have to say on this matter.

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  • Islamic Teachings in Brief
    by: Allamah Sayyid Muhammad Husayn at-Tabataba'i

    This book, written in a relatively simple language, presents a summary of the teachings of Islam.

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  • Jami' al-Sa'adat (The Collector of Felicities)
    by: Muhammad Mahdi ibn abi Dharr al-Naraqi

    Meaning and Origin of Akhlaq, Moral Virtues and Vices, Diseases of the Soul and their Treatment, and Vices of Power and Passion.

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  • Jami' al-Sa'adat (The Collector of Felicities)
    by: Muhammad Mahdi ibn abi Dharr al-Naraqi

    Meaning and Origin of Akhlaq, Moral Virtues and Vices, Diseases of the Soul and their Treatment, and Vices of Power and Passion.

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  • Contemporary Legal Rulings In Shi'i Law
    by: Ayatullah al-'Uzma al-Sayyid 'Ali al-Husayni al-Seestani

    In accordance with the rulings (fatwa) of Ayatullah Seestani. Includes rulings on new and contemporary issues such as organ donation, genetics and magic.

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  • Contemporary Legal Rulings In Shi'i Law
    by: Ayatullah al-'Uzma al-Sayyid 'Ali al-Husayni al-Seestani

    In accordance with the rulings (fatwa) of Ayatullah Seestani. Includes rulings on new and contemporary issues such as organ donation, genetics and magic.

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  • L'ABC Dell'Islam
    by: Ayatollah Ibrahim Amini

    Il presente libro, tratto dal testo Tratto dal libro: “Hame Bayad Bedanad” (Tutti devono Sapere), costituisce una breve introduzione ai principi e alle norme dell’Islam, ed è stato scritto allo scopo di dare al lettore italiano le prime nozioni necessarie alla comprensione di questa straordinaria religione. Esso si suddivide in due fondamentali parti: “I Principi” e “Le Norme”.

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  • La Preghiera Nell' Islam
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    Composto da: La Preghiera compilato a cura del Gruppo di Traduzione “Islam Shi°ita” e Soaring to the Only Beloved di Abu Muhammad Zaynul ‘Abidin

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  • Hajj (The Pilgrimage)
    by: Dr. Ali Shariati

    Underlying philosophy of every stage of Hajj. A wonderful spiritual preparation for those intending to perform the Pilgrimage

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  • Etimología, uso y orígenes del término Haÿÿ
    by: Sumeia Younes


    Breve artículo de Sumeia Younes, con la etimología, uso y orígenes del término Hajj, así como la importancia de la peregrinación en el Islam.

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  • Self-knowledge
    by: Mohammad Ali Shomali

    This book is an invitation to a journey, an interior journey of discovery in quest of a lost treasure containing the most precious jewels of the whole of creation. The map which shows the way is to be found in the final message of Allah for mankind, a way which is also indicated by the internal compass in every heart. We begin our journey with an inquiry into the nature of the spirit and its virtues and vices, and we are led to an understanding that man has the potential to be the representative of God on earth.

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  • Matrimonio e Morale nell Islam
    by: Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi

    Questo libro affronta il tema della morale sessuale e del matrimonio dal punto di vista islamico; affronta anche temi importanti come la contraccezione e l'aborto, e le tecniche di fecondazione assistita. Esso è inoltre una guida molto utile per gli sposi novelli e contiene anche consigli utili e preziosi per i genitori con figli giunti alla pubertà.

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  • The Roots of Religion
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    A book at explains the Usul al-Deen (Roots of Religion). It helps resolve questions and doubts in relation to God, Prophethood, Imamate, Death and Jugement Day.

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  • Beauty of Concealment and Concealment of Beauty
    by: Dr. Zahra Rahnavard

    A lecture by the wife of the former PM of Iran on the beauty of concealment. The movement to abolish the Hijab, and the message of Hijab.

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  • Beauty of Concealment and Concealment of Beauty
    by: Dr. Zahra Rahnavard

    A lecture by the wife of the former PM of Iran on the beauty of concealment. The movement to abolish the Hijab, and the message of Hijab.

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  • A New Perspective: Women in Islam
    by: Fatma Saleh, Sayyid Moustafa Al-Qazwini

    "A New Perspective" is a dialogue between an Islamic scholar and a Muslim woman. The book discusses and expounds various issues regarding the rights and laws that pertain to women in Islam, and unwraps some of the distorted images and misconceptions that surround Muslim women.

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  • Muhammad in the Mirror of Islam
    by: William C. Chittick, Seyyed Hossein Nasr

    Islam and other religions, importance of the individual, Islamic world view, equality, realism, knowledge and wisdom, and the spiritual path.

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  • Fast of the Month of Ramadhan: Philosophy and Ahkam
    by: Yasin T. Al-Jibouri

    This text includes fasting in history, benefits of fasting, types of fasts, and the Prophet's preaching on Ramadhan. Also includes other articles on the Night of Power, and Invocations for Ramadhan.

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  • Jurisprudence Made Easy
    by: Ayatullah Ali Al-Husayni Al-Sistani

    Islamic Jurisprudence in the form of a dialogue with them aim to disentangle the complexity of the jurisdical text, making it readily accessible to those who need to be acquainted with and act upon it.

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  • Jurisprudence Made Easy
    by: Ayatullah Ali Al-Husayni Al-Sistani

    Islamic Jurisprudence in the form of a dialogue with them aim to disentangle the complexity of the jurisdical text, making it readily accessible to those who need to be acquainted with and act upon it.

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  • Haja Ya Dini
    by: Sayyid Saeed Akhtar Rizvi

    Katika kijitabu hiki Allamah Sayyed Saeed Akhtar Rizvi, kwanza anaeleza Dini ni nini, kisha anaelezea faida zake, anakanusha hoja za wale wasemao kuwa dini ni kitu kipingacho sayansi n.k. Analinganisha dini na "Maendeleo na Mabadiliko a viumbe", halafu anakanusha hoja za wale wasioamini kuwepo kwa siku ya Ufufuo. Mwisho kabisa anamalizia kwa kuzitaja sifa muhimu za dini.

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  • Jihad and Shahadat
    by: Ayatullah Sayyid Mahmud Taleqani

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  • Jihad and Shahadat
    by: Ayatullah Sayyid Mahmud Taleqani

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  • Introduzione Alla Shari'ah Islamica
    by: Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi

    Il presente lavoro è un tentativo per far familiarizzare il lettore con la Shari°ah, il sistema giuridico Islamico. Il primo e il secondo capitolo definiscono la necessità della Shari°ah e spiegano il modo in cui un Musulmano può vivere in accordo ad essa. Il terzo capitolo riguarda il Taqlid: un processo in cui il credente Shi°ita segue i responsi giuridici di un Mujtahid vivente (un esperto di Shari°ah). Il quarto capitolo affronta la tendenza a razionalizzare le leggi della Shari°ah.

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  • Kashf Al-Reeba An Ahkam Al-Gheeba
    by: Sheikh Taqi ad-Dīn Ibrahim son of Ali al-`Amili

    A full-length text focusing completely on the topic of Gheebah (backbiting). Using the Qur'an and aHadeeth it describes the different types of Gheebah, makes distinction between the permissible and impermissible Gheebah, explains the consequences of engaging in it and describes methods of preventing ourselves from it.

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  • Kashf Al-Reeba An Ahkam Al-Gheeba
    by: Sheikh Taqi ad-Dīn Ibrahim son of Ali al-`Amili

    A full-length text focusing completely on the topic of Gheebah (backbiting). Using the Qur'an and aHadeeth it describes the different types of Gheebah, makes distinction between the permissible and impermissible Gheebah, explains the consequences of engaging in it and describes methods of preventing ourselves from it.

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  • Vari testi sulla Preghiera
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    Vari testi che spiegano l'importanza della preghiera e la analizzano da varie angolazioni, fornendo regole spirituali e pratiche per la realizzazione corretta di questo grande atto di adorazione verso Iddio l'Altissimo.

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  • A Scientific Discourse about Woman
    by: Allamah Sayyid Muhammad Husayn at-Tabataba'i


    A Scientific Discourse about Woman
    Allamah Tabataba’i, an extract of al-Mizan vol 4, Sura an-Nisa’

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    In this text, Allamah Tabataba'i presents an in-depth scientific discourse on women on various topics and compares their position in pre-Islamic civilizations with the Islamic civilization and what Islam presented for women.

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  • The Beauty of Charity
    by: Ahmed Ali al-Kuwaity

    The spiritual and worldly benefits of charity to individuals and society as a whole. Includes stories of Prophets, Imams & Scholars who have sacrificed their wealth for Allah (swt).

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  • The Beauty of Charity
    by: Ahmed Ali al-Kuwaity

    The spiritual and worldly benefits of charity to individuals and society as a whole. Includes stories of Prophets, Imams & Scholars who have sacrificed their wealth for Allah (swt).

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  • Discourses On Patience
    by: Ayatullah Sayyid Ali Khamene'i

    This text analyzes the topic of patience in light of traditions, Islamic code, and history while shedding light on the advantages and effects of patience.

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  • Pace e Jihad nell Islam
    by: Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi


    Questo articolo spiega il concetto di Jihad nell'Islam portando riferimenti dal sacro Corano e confuta gli stereotipi e preconcetti riguardo al Jihad propagati dai media occidentali.
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  • Sunan An-Nabi
    by: Allamah Sayyid Muhammad Husayn at-Tabataba'i

    This book presents a collection of narrations on the conduct, customs, and actions of the Holy Prophet Muhammad (S), those that he always performed and those that describe his way of life.

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  • Il Digiuno nell Islam
    by: Sayyd Muhammad Rizvi

    Il Digiuno nell Islam

    Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi

    La Tradizione del Digiuno

    Digiunare durante il mese di Ramadhan è uno dei principali insegnamenti dell’Islam. Allah (SwT)1 dice nel Santo Corano:

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  • The Concept of Combat in the Life of Imams
    by: Ayatullah Sayyid Ali Khamene'i

    In this text, Ayatullah Sayyid Ali Khamene'i analyzes the concept of war and combat in the lifes of the Infallible Imams and focuses on the precept and political stragedy of these honorable figures.

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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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  • Life under the Grace of Ethics
    by: Ayatullah al-`Uzma al-Hajj ash-Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi

    This text which is authored by Ayatullah al-Uzma Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi, sheds light on how life would look under the grace of ethics. The topics of morality and ethics, its hygiene, principles and how social life is affect is thoroughly discussed.

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  • Tolleranza religiosa nell'Islam
    by: Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi

    Tolleranza religiosa nell Islam

    Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi1

    Traduzione di una conferenza tenuta da Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi dove spiegava e illustrava, dando vari riferimenti dal Sacro Corano e dalle Tradizioni (Ahadith).

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  • Elements of Islamic Studies
    by: Allamah Sayyid Sa'eed Akhtar Rizvi

    A greatly beneficial text book for students of all ages who wish to learn or review the basic fundamentals of Islamic studies. This booklet is based mostly on the lessons of Maulana Sayyid Sa’eed Akhtar Rizvi, though at the time of editing he has added some lessons from the 'Book of Salat' (Majlis-ul-Muslimeen, Karachi), and 'Diniyat' (Rah al-Najat Office, Karachi), with necessary adaptations.

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  • The Rites of Hajj, Practical Treatise and Rules
    by: Ayatullah al-`Uzma al-Hajj ash-Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi

    This book discusses the important of Hajj, one of the obligatory pillars in Islam. The secrets, conditions of necessity, different types of Hajj as well as conditions of Hajj al-Tamattu' are thoroughly discussed along with its rules and regulations.

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  • L'Islam e la questione della violenza
    by: Seyyed Hosseyn Nasr

    Nonostante la presenza della violenza in molte regioni del mondo a partire dall’Irlanda al Libano fino al bacino del Pacifico e coinvolgente molte religioni dal Cristianesimo all’Induismo, il mondo occidentale associa l’Islam, più di ogni altra religione, con la violenza. La conquista musulmana della Spagna, le Crociate – che non furono cominciate dai Musulmani – e la dominazione ottomana dell’Europa orientale hanno prodotto un ricordo dell’Islam legato alla forza e al potere.

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  • Programma Giornaliero del Credente dal Mattino alla Sera
    by: Shaykh Habib al-Kazimi

    Tratto dal sito di Shaykh Habib al-Kazimi www.alseraj.net

    1. Inizia la tua giornata con la preghiera del mattino (salat al-fajr) dopo aver compiuto la preghiera supererogatoria, la quale agisce come una preparazione spirituale e previene il sonno e la pigrizia. Essa inoltre compensa il danno di ogni deficienza che ha luogo durante la preghiera obbligatoria.

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  • Pratiche Religiose Consigliate per il Sacro Mese di Ramadhan
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    Questo articolo, dopo aver riportato alcuni Ahadith sul mese di Ramadhan, illustra alcune delle pratiche religiose più raccomandate (mustahab) da eseguire durante questo sacro mese, il prediletto di Allah (SwT), fra le quali vi sono alcune suppliche, e anche le 1000 preghiere del mese di Ramadhan.

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  • Hajj, Manifestation of Unity
    by: Shuja‘ ‘Ali Mirza

    Hajj Manifestation of Unity
    Shuja‘ ‘Ali Mirza
    18 Dhi Qa‘dah, 1424
    11 January, 2004

    This article was a part of the handouts of the Bi’theh-e Rahbari during the 1424 Hajj.

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  • Kwa Nini Mashia Husali Kwa Kuunganisha Sala Kwa Pamoja Dhohr-Asr Na-Maghrib-Isha
    by: Amiraly M.H.Datoo

    Kwa Nini Mashia Husali Kwa Kuunganisha Sala Kwa Pamoja Dhohr – Asr Na Maghrib – Isha

    Makala haya yametarjumiwa na:
    Amiraly M.H.Datoo P.O.Box 838 Bukoba – Tanzania
    e-mail : datooam@hotmail.com

    Baadhi ya watu huuliza ni kwa nini Mashia’ husali kwa kuunganisha pamoja sala ya Adhuhuri – Alasiri na Maghrib – ‘Isha wakati ambapo wengi wa Waislamu husali kwa kutenganisha sala hizo ?

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  • Misericordia e Beneficenza
    by: Yahya Alawi


    Misericordia e Beneficenza

    Yahya °Alawi

    Oh mio Dio, fai sì che con misericordia io sia amorevole verso coloro che sono provati e che con affetto io faccia loro delle confidenze”.
    {Invocazione dell’Imam as-Sajjad(as) per i suoi vicini e i suoi amici}

    Nel Nome di Allah, il Clemente e il Misericordioso

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  • Perche i Musulmani Digiunano?
    by: Seyyed Hosseyn Nasr


    Perche i Musulmani Digiunano?

    Seyyed Hosseyn Nasr

    Alcune verità sono evidenti per natura, ed in circostanze normali non necessitano di esser discusse. Ma in un momento e in un’epoca in cui le verità più evidenti sono messe in discussione od occultate dalle nubi del dubbio, si è obbligati a parlare anche delle più ovvie. Una di queste verità è la necessità di un elemento di ascetismo nella vita umana.

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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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  • La Wilayat ul-Faqih
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