Introduction to Irfan, stages of the spiritual journey, guidance and perfection, Interpretation of Sura al-Hamd, and the Invocation of Sha'baniyah.
- Masahaba (40)
- Historia Ya Mwanzoni Wa Uislamu (109)
- Fatima al-Zahra - Binti wa Mtume (S) (26)
- Kwa Ujumla (142)
- Imam al-Husayn na Karbala (160)
- Imam al-Mahdi – Imamu wa Kumi na Mbili (65)
- Imam Ali – Imamu wa Kwanza (88)
- Siasa na Masuala ya Kisasa (92)
- Mtume Muhammad (S) (66)
- MItume / Manabii (8)
- Wanazuoni (43)
- Maimamu 12 (72)
Light Within Me
Our Philosophy- Falsafatuna
A collection of basic notions concerning the world and our way of considering it. Divided into two investigations: one concerned with the theory of knowledge, and the other, with the philosophical notion of the world.
The Islamic Concept of Knowledge
The different shades and connotations of the term 'ilm, i.e., knowledge, in the Islamic context.
Philosophy Of Islam
Fundamental Islamic topics such as principles of religion, man, Iman (faith), definitive knowledge, monothesim of the Qur'an, name and attributes of God, guides of humanity, evolution, history, self-making, family, economy and social system.
Islam and Religious Pluralism
An indepth discussion on the Islamic perspective of Religious Pluralism. This book offers rational answers to questions such as: will the great inventors and scientists, despite their worthy services for humanity, go to Hell? Will the likes of Pasteur and Edison go to Hell whilst indolent people who have spent their lives in a corner of the Masjid go to Heaven?
The Study of Islamic Philosophy
Accusations of racial prejudice within Islam. Aim and topics of Islamic philosophy. Islamic, Chrisitian, Greek, and modern philosophy. Orientalism.
What makes a man perfect? This text discusses the spiritual reality of man, and the relationship of man with nature.
A History of Muslim Philosophy Volume 1, Book 1
A Compendium of articles on the History of Muslim Philosophy. In this book: Pre-Islamic Philosophical Thought
Man and His Destiny
This title deals with the Islamic point of view on fate and destiny. Martyr Ayatullah Mutahhari critically examines historical doctrines on predestination and free will put forth by various schools of thought in Islam including the Mu'tazali and Ash`ari. Based on the verses of the Qur'an and Islamic teachings of the Ahlul Bayt (a), Martyr Mutahhari determines the true and correct position of human free will and predestination from the Islamic point of view.
The Justice of God
The Relationship between Philosophy and Theology in the Postmodern Age
Can philosophy agree with theology? Study of philosophy by Western scholars and Muslim scholars. Metaphysics, epistemology, Christian theology, and postmodernism.
Mind and Body Problem: From Plato to Sadra via Descartes
Supplication In the Eyes of the Ahl al-Bayt (as)
This text begins introducing the Definition of Prayer, and its importance. The author explains how prayers are accepted, and what acceptance of prayer can lead to in a believer's life. Beyond the literal recitation of the prayer, in this text we can find the etiquettes of prayer, and other aspects we must take into consideration.
Ultimate Questions in Philosophy of Religion
Shaykh Mansour Leghaei, in this book delves into the philosophy behind several intrinsic faith matters such as belief in God, free-will or predeterminism, the question of evil and much more.
A Short Treatise on The Divine Invitation
This book discusses why the Holy Month of Ramadān described by the Holy Prophet (s) as ‘The Banquet of Allāh’ and what it means to be his special Guest.
The Theory of 'Alam al Khalq and 'Alam al-'Amr
An analysis into the theory of 'Alam al Khalq (World of Creation) and 'Alam al-'Amr (the World of Command)
An Approach to the Understanding of Islam
The transcript of two lectures by Dr. Ali Shariati where he emphasizes the universality of Islam describing how different facets of Islam can be understood by researchers and academics in different fields of study. As an example, he explains that he, being a social scientist, applies his knowledge to understand how the system and rules of Islam apply to society as a whole (as opposed to individuals).
The Problem of Contradiction in Islamic Philosophy
Text analyzing the problem of contradiction in philosophy and the Islamic method to reconcile them.
A Summary of Logic
Al-Mujaz fi al-Mantiq - A Summary of Logic. Translated by Shaykh Ali Abdur-Rasheed.
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Eternity of Man
A philosophical discourse about the nature of eternity, and regarding man's true self (the soul) necessarily subsisting eternally.
The Quran and the Nature of Life
This is the second of a series of three related articles by Martyr Murtada Mutahhari on topics relating to soul, life, and evolution and published in a collection entitled Maqalat-e falsafi (Philosophical Essays).
Divine Justice or The Problem of Evil
This article is an attempt to prove two points: 1. God's justice is a reality. 2. If God is just, it does not mean that individuals have to accept their present social situations; but on the contrary, it will mean that they have to change it.
Medical Sects in Islam
About the three schools of thought in Greek medicine. The empiricists, the dogmatists and the methodists.
Three Topics in Theological Philosophy
An analysis of Theological Philosophy, discusses Proof of the Contingent and The Necessary, Human Nature: A Proof and the Attributes of God
Causality and Freedom
An essay, explaining briefly the philosophical theory of Sadra on the relation between causality and freedom, and martyr Sadr’s theory of sovereignty (saltanah), then comparing critically and analysing these two theories with each other.
The Source Of Rights
A philosophical discussion on the origin of rights & that it's source is the will of Allah.
Reason, Faith & Authority: A Shiite Perspective
In this paper, the author discusses the importance of reason in Islam, its relevance and connection to true faith and also explains what authority is in Islam and to whom it belongs. He does so in the light of the Quran and traditions.
La Gnosi Islamica
Hojjatulislam Mohammad Hadi Abdekhoda’i
Nel Nome di Dio, il Clemente, il Misericordioso
Fundamentals of Islamic Thought: God, Man and the Universe
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.
Journey through Theology
The territory of Theology stretches before me. I am about to embark on a journey through this territory, riding the chariot of rationality. And you are here, at my invitation, to accompany me in this journey.
This particular journey will be brief, so as not to tire you out. Once you become seasoned travelers, then you can go on longer journeys.
Why "Islamic" Science?
The identity of the 'Islamic sciences', philosophy, and modern science.
A History of Muslim Philosophy Volume 1, Book 2
A Compendium of articles on the History of Muslim Philosophy. In this book: Advent Of Islam, Fundamental Teachings Of The Qur'an
La Filosofia Trascendentale e Molla Sadra
Contemporary Topics of Islamic Thought
The essays presented by the author here were written in Iran over a period of about ten years (1989-1999). The title of the collection is not meant to suggest that these are the most important topics of contemporary Islamic thought, merely that they are some topics of current discussion among Muslims. These are semi-popular essays written with several purposes in mind.
Perfect Man by Ayatullah Murtadha Mutahhari in Bangla
Freedom and Causality in Contemporary Islamic & Western Philosophy
This text authored by Mohsen Mohammadi Araghi which addresses the topics of freewill and causality in contemporary Islamic and western philosophy and the theory of moral obligation.