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  • Jihad The Holy War of Islam and Its Legitimacy in the Quran
    by: Ayatullah Murtadha Mutahhari

    Includes verses in the Qur'an that address Jihad (struggle in the way of God), legitimacy of Jihad, Islam and Peace, Defense vs. aggression, and human rights.

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  • Istikhara: Seeking the Best from Allah (swt)
    by: Muhammad Baqir Haideri

    A detail explanation of the true meaning of Istikhara & its proper usage.

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  • Istikhara: Seeking the Best from Allah (swt)
    by: Muhammad Baqir Haideri

    A detail explanation of the true meaning of Istikhara & its proper usage.

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  • Rules for the Masjid (Mosque)
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    Brief Presentation of Az-Zahra Islamic Centre

    Az-Zahraa Islamic Centre is a multipurpose complex consisting of a Mosque, Imamabargha, Gymnasium, Ghusl Rooms, Seniors’ Rooms, Nursery and Children’s Rooms, Offices as well as Madrasah and Elementary School. This 55,000 sq. ft. facility, built at a cost of about Cdn. $12 million, meets the needs, present and future, of Muslim community that is growing, dynamic and visionary.

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  • Rules for the Masjid (Mosque)
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    Brief Presentation of Az-Zahra Islamic Centre

    Az-Zahraa Islamic Centre is a multipurpose complex consisting of a Mosque, Imamabargha, Gymnasium, Ghusl Rooms, Seniors’ Rooms, Nursery and Children’s Rooms, Offices as well as Madrasah and Elementary School. This 55,000 sq. ft. facility, built at a cost of about Cdn. $12 million, meets the needs, present and future, of Muslim community that is growing, dynamic and visionary.

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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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  • The Basics of Islamic Jurisprudence
    by: Hassan Al-Rida'i

    A description of the general and specific topics that are covered in Islamic jurisprudence such as terminologies, sects, sources and subjects.

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  • The Ritual Ablutions for Women
    by: Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi

    Knowing the laws regarding the monthly periods and pre or post-natal bleeding is an essential duty of every Muslim woman. This book consists of three parts (1) Menstruation (2) Irregular Bleeding (3) Post-natal Bleeding.

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  • Islamic Government: Governance of the Jurist
    by: Imam Khomeini

    This book originated in a series of lectures given at Najaf between January 21 and February 8, 1970. Three major points emerge from the lectures. The first is the necessity for the establishment and maintenance of Islamic political power for Islamic goals, precepts, and criteria. The second is the duty of the religious scholars (the fuqahā) to bring about an Islamic state. Third, a program of action for the establishment of an Islamic state, including various measures for self-reform by the religious establishment.

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  • Islamic Government: Governance of the Jurist
    by: Imam Khomeini

    This book originated in a series of lectures given at Najaf between January 21 and February 8, 1970. Three major points emerge from the lectures. The first is the necessity for the establishment and maintenance of Islamic political power for Islamic goals, precepts, and criteria. The second is the duty of the religious scholars (the fuqahā) to bring about an Islamic state. Third, a program of action for the establishment of an Islamic state, including various measures for self-reform by the religious establishment.

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  • Philosophy of Islamic Laws
    by: Ayatullah al-`Uzma al-Hajj ash-Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi, Ayatullah Ja'far Subhani

    In this book, the authors have endeavored to reply to over a hundred commonly asked questions about Islamic laws and practices and have also explained the reasons being various Islamic directives.

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  • Ain-Al Hayat, The Essence of Life
    by: Allamah Muhammad Baqir Al-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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  • An Introduction to The Islamic Shari’ah
    by: Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi

    In this text, Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi has outlined the fundamentals of Shari'ah and how to live by the teachings and laws of Islam. He discusses Taqlid, understanding of the laws and the reasoning behind them, and even the concept of Ijtihad.

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  • Ijtihad: Its Meaning, Sources, Beginnings and the Practice of Ray
    by: Muhammad Ibrahim Jannati

    An Analysis of Ijtihad, including its Meaning, Sources, Beginnings and the Practice of Ra'y. These extracts have been published in several issues of Al-Tawhid Journal: Vol.5 No.2, 3, Vol.6, No.1, Vol.7, No.3,

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  • The Concept Of Martyrdom In Islam
    by: A. Ezzati

    The concept of martyrdom in light of the Islamic concept of Holy Struggle (Jihad) and the doctrine of enjoining right and discovering wrong.

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  • 180 Questions Enquiries About Islam Volume One: The Practical Laws
    by: Ayatullah al-`Uzma al-Hajj ash-Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi

    The first of three volumes containing detailed answers to inquiries about the philosophical and historical aspects of certain rules in Islam and prominent events that occurred during the life of the Prophet. These inquiries were answered by Ayatullah al-'Uzma Hajj Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi, and translated into English by Shahnawaz Mahdavi.

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  • Jurisprudence and Its Principles
    by: Ayatullah Murtadha Mutahhari

    History and sources of jurisprudence, history of jurisprudents, as well as methods, laws, and issues relating to jurisprudence.

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  • Jurisprudence and Its Principles
    by: Ayatullah Murtadha Mutahhari

    History and sources of jurisprudence, history of jurisprudents, as well as methods, laws, and issues relating to jurisprudence.

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  • A Code of Practice For Muslims in the West
    by: Ayatullah Ali Al-Husayni Al-Sistani

    Islamic laws explained with focus on the problems and issues faced by the Muslims in the West presented in a question and answer format.

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  • A Code of Practice For Muslims in the West
    by: Ayatullah Ali Al-Husayni Al-Sistani

    Islamic laws explained with focus on the problems and issues faced by the Muslims in the West presented in a question and answer format.

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  • 180 Questions Enquiries About Islam Volume Two: Various issues
    by: Ayatullah al-`Uzma al-Hajj ash-Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi

    The second of three volumes containing detailed answers to inquiries about the philosophical and historical aspects of certain rules in Islam and prominent events that occurred during the life of the Prophet. These inquiries were answered by Ayatullah al-'Uzma Hajj Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi, and translated into English by Shahnawaz Mahdavi.

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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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  • A Summary of Rulings
    by: Ayatullah al-`Uzma al-Hajj ash-Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi

    The English translation of the Risalatul Fiqh (text of Islamic Laws) of Grand Ayatullah Nasir Makarem Shirazi, with a helpful addition of a glossary of Arabic terms appended at the end for the benefit of non-Arabic speakers.

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  • Principles of Faith (Usul al-Din)
    by: Ayatullah al-’Udhma Shaykh Husayn Vahid Khorasani

    This book contains both logical and textual proofs for the tenets and principles of Islam. It is written by one of the leading figures of the Religious Seminary in Qum, Ayatullah Vahid Khorasani.

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  • Laws and Practices: How to Perform Wudhu and Tayammum
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    A handy, simplified guide to how to perform ablution (wudhu) or tayammum.

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  • Islamic Rulings: Medical Issues
    by: Ayatullah Sayyid Ali Khamene'i

    A compilation of queries on various topics answered by Ayatollah Sayyid ‘Ali Khamenei’i which have been arranged in topic-wise sections.

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  • Islamic Rulings: Medical Issues
    by: Ayatullah Sayyid Ali Khamene'i

    A compilation of queries on various topics answered by Ayatollah Sayyid ‘Ali Khamenei’i which have been arranged in topic-wise sections.

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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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  • Taqiyyah
    by: Sayyid Saeed Akhtar Rizvi

    What is Taqiyah? When can it be used? Best way to perform taqiyah, and when it is not allowed.

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  • Usages et Bons Comportements En Islam
    by: Al-'Allamah al-Majlici

    Cet ouvrage écrit par l'un des plus grands érudits musulman, Allamah al-Majliçi, s'appuie sur le Saint Coran et sur les traditions (habits) de nos Saints Massoumines (as), pour nous expliquer et nous justifier comment un musulman devrait se comporter vis-à-vis de Dieu et des Saints Massoumines (as), vis-à-vis de soi-même (respect de soit), vis-à-vis des autres (parents, enfants, conjoint, voisins, frères et soeurs de sang ou Islam, etc.), en privé, à la mosquée ou encore à table. Car après tout chaque musulman est l'ambassadeur de sa foi.

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  • Martyrdom: Arise and Bear Witness
    by: Dr. Ali Shariati

    A compilation of lectures by Dr Ali Shariati on the concept of martyrdom, and the importance of martyrdom in Shi'ite ideology.

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  • Martyrdom: Arise and Bear Witness
    by: Dr. Ali Shariati

    A compilation of lectures by Dr Ali Shariati on the concept of martyrdom, and the importance of martyrdom in Shi'ite ideology.

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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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  • World of Our Youth
    by: Ayatullah Sayyid Muhammad Husayn Fadlullah

    Youth in the light of Qur'an, essential models, responsibilities, and the Shari'a view.

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  • Islam and the Contemporary Man
    by: Allamah Sayyid Muhammad Husayn at-Tabataba'i

    This text titled "Islam and the Contemporary Man" discusses how Islam is a universal religion that can be applied in the modern day. Key topics and questions are addressed such as nature of man, philosophical and scientific problems, creation and resurrection, and essence of existence.

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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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  • Beliefs: The Importance of Ijtihad and Taqlid
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    A brief text providing logical and textual proofs on the need for ijtihad and taqleed.

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  • In Defence of Islamic Laws
    by: Allamah Sayyid Sa'eed Akhtar Rizvi

    This book contains the text of three memoranda submitted by the author to the Kenyan government in response to a request by the government seeking clarification on issues of the laws of matrimony,succession, and hijab in the Shi'a faith.

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  • Biblia Neno La Mungu
    by: Sayyid Muhammad Mahdi Husaini Shirazi

    Hii ni tafsiri ya kijitabu kilichoandikwa kwa lugha ya Kiarabu, na Ayaatullah Seeyyid Muhammed Mahdi Shirazi wa Karbala. Sura nyingi zilichapishwa kwa mfulizo katika gazeti letu la Sauti ya Bilal na zilipendeza sana. Sasa kijitabu hiki kimechapishwa ili kuwaridhisha zaidi wasomaji wetu.

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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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  • The Tendency of Rationalizing the Laws of the Shari'ah
    by: Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi


    "Why we have to pray five times a day? Why dogs and hogs are regarded unclean (najis)? Why an animal slaughtered in a non-Islamic way is forbidden (haram) and unclean?"

    These are but a few of the many questions asked by our youngsters about the laws of the shari'ah.

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  • Udhuu Kwa Mtazamo Wa Qurani Na Sunna
    by: Sheikh Jafar Subhani

    Kitabu kilichoko mikononi mwako, ni tarjuma ya kitabu cha Kiarabu kwa jina la: kilichoandikwa na Sheikh Ja'far al-Subhani. Sisi tumekiita: "Udhuu kwa mtazamo wa Qur'ani na Sunnah" Kitabu hiki kinahusu Udhuu. Udhuu ni tendo la kunawa (kutawadha) kisheria kwa ajili ya kutekeleza ibada ya Swala.

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  • Defence and Jihad in the Quran
    by: Ahmad Jannati

    A paper by Ahmad Jannati about Defence and Jihad from Qur`an, explaining the meaning, types, significance and goals of Jihad.

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  • The Role of Reason in Ijtihad
    by: Ayatullah Murtadha Mutahhari

    Ash'ari and Mu'tazali beliefs in the role of reason. Qiyas in legislation. The Shi'ite position.

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  • Pork
    by: Allamah Sayyid Sa'eed Akhtar Rizvi

    Question n.1

    Question: What is the teaching of Islam about pork?

    Answer: Pig is absolutely unclean and eating its meat, and fat etc., as well as using its skin or any other parts is strictly forbidden. Allah has said in various places in the Holy Qur'an:

    حُرِّمَتْ عَلَيْكُمُ الْمَيْتَةُ وَالدَّمُ وَلَحْمُ الْخِنْزِيرِ ….

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  • An Outline of Law from a Quranic Perspective
    by: Ayatullah Muhammad Taqi Misbah Yazdi

    A paper analyzing the features of Islamic law from a Qur'anic perspective. It explains how, according to Islam, politics, morality and worldly affairs cannot be separated from religion.

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  • An Outline of the History of Restriction on Ijtihad
    by: Shaykh Aga Buzurg Tehrani

    The history and significance of Ijtihad in Sunni and Shi'i developments.

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  • Islamic Economy: Its Ideological and Legal Foundations
    by: Ayatullah Muhammad Ali Taskhiri

    Ideological and legal foundations of an Islamic economy, its major features and purposes, and its flexibility as well as connections with other systems.

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  • Jannat na Jahannam
    by: Amiraly M.H. Datoo

    Kitabu hiki anaelezea Jannat na Jahannam.

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  • La Wilayat ul-Faqih
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  • Dalla Gnosi al Martirio
    by: Hojjatulislam Mohammad Hadi Abdelkhodai

    Nell’eroica esistenza dell’Imam Hosseyn (as) rispondono quattro idee: gnosi (°Irfàn), amore, lotta sulla via di Allah (Jihàd), martirio.

    *****

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  • Madhambi Yamfanyayo Mtu Kuingia Jahannam
    by: Amiraly M.H. Datoo


    Madhambi Yamfanyayo Mtu Kuingia Jahannam

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    Hadithi hii ilisomwa na: Sheikh Akmal Hussein Taheri - Bukoba.

    Mwanadamu yupo daima anatenda madhambi kutokana na nafsi yake mwenyewe. Malaika walipomwabia Allah swt kuwa mjumbe wake huyu atakuwa mtenda madhambi. Naye Allah swt akawaabia kuwa yeye ayajua zaidi kuliko wao.

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