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  • Lady Mary as a Role Model in the Qur'an and Bible

  • Boundless Peace and Friendship in the Qur'an

  • Was Imam ‘Ali a Misogynist?

    The authenticity of the information in Nahjul Balagha is rarely challenged. The present book aims to challenge the authenticity of some of the passages present in Nahjul Balagha regarding women through three means: a traditional approach, textual criticism and comparing texts regarding the treatment of women. There is a belief that some material may have been attributed to Imam Ali (as) posthumously, thus painting him as a misogynist.
  • The Qur’an and Hadith

    This text is an extensive examination that starts off by explaining what revelations mean, how they happened at the time of the Prophet sawaws and how they happened at the time of the Jewish and the Christian. The book continues by describing the authenticity of the Old and New Testaments and talks about the Injil, Jesus's (as) book. After the study of the previous revealed book we can dive in the explanation on the authenticity of the Holy Qur'an, how to interpret the verses, what ahadith are and how to prove their authenticity. The book also provides lots of examples and is a wonderfully way to learn about our holy book and the ahadith.
  • A Glimpse into the Melodiousness of the Qur’an

    Ever wondered why the holy Qur'an is recited the way it is? What purpose and aim such a recitation is? Whether the Qur'an is considered prose or poetry? If you have ever pondered about the above issues this article will provide you with the explanations and examples made to demonstrate the melodiousness and the miracleness of the holy Qur'an.
  • Alphabetical Index to the Holy Quran

    This book is a presentation of the Holy Quran not by chapter but by the themes and subjects it contains. The index starts with the subject or Abu Lahab and ending with the subject of Zulqarnain, presenting all the verses of the Qur'an that pertain to the subject mentioned. All the subjects and themes are mentioned in alphabetical order.
  • Al-Bayan fi Tafsir al-Qur’an, The Prolegomena to the Qur’an

    The book consists of Quranic sciences topics such as Miracle, Distortion (Tahrif) and also commentary of the opening verse (Al-Fatiha). The book is a compilation of the author’s lectures at the theology school of Najaf.
  • Understanding the Qur’an, Part 2

    This text is comprised by the explanation of the first chapter of the Quran (the Opening) and the first 24 verses of chapter 2 (The cow). The verses of the Quran are extensively explained both in meaning and grammar. A big section of this second book is dedicated to the thorough examinations of the concept of hypocrisy and the concept of miracle. The volume ends with the explanation of how and why the Quran is considered a miracle.
  • Understanding the Qur’an, Part 1

    Understanding the Quran is important for every Muslim as the Quran influences a Muslims religious, social and economical life. The present text starts with the ways the Quran can be understood and it comprises of two main parts: Understanding the Quran analytically and Reason in the view of the Quran. Very thorough and interesting work.
  • Verse of Purification in the Light of Quran & Hadith

    At a time when our religion is being attacked from all sides, sectarian division appearing so often, here comes a booklet that underlines the fact that in many instances both Sunni and Shi'a sources agree regarding the history and events that took place at the time of our Prophet (S). One of such examples is the revelation of the Verse of Purification of which this booklet offers extensive information.
  • Building of Tombs In the Light of Qur’an & Hadith

    There are many issues that have divided the Muslim ummah. One of these issues is the building of tombs.This book presents and explains a series of ahadith, both in favour and against the building of tombs in order to unify the Muslims wherever they may be.
  • Al-Khisal, A Numeric Classification of Traditions on Characteristics

    Translation of Al-Khisal. A first book of its kind, Al-Khisal is a collection of religious and moral precepts from reliable works on the subject compiled by Sheikh Sadooq. The present work demonstrates the importance of numbers in the traditions. This has led to a valuable collection of traditions that is very interesting to study. Each part of this book contains several traditions on various issues. His main theme in this book in on ethics, manners and good characteristics. This book covers numbered characteristics starting with one and ends at one million. The traditions are presented with a complete record of transmission. As Sheikh Sadooq mentions himself that the reason for the compilation of such a book was when he saw that none has been written on numbers and good and bad characteristics. Al-Khisal is a great encyclopedia on Islamic knowledge, the forbidden and the allowed acts, historical topics, interpretations on the Holy Quran, philosophical points and political issues. It
  • Relationship Between Believers

    This presentation discusses relationship between believers in the light of various ahadith of Imam Ali (a).
  • O Human Being! What has happened to you

    This presentation was based on Sermon 222 of Nahjul Balagha in which Imam Ali recited the verse "O thou man! What hath beguiled thee from thy Lord, the Most Gracious One." (Qur'an, 82:6) and he said the addressee in this verse is devoid of argument.
  • Words of Wisdom of Imam Al Sadiq (a)

    This is a short presentation containing words of wisdom of Imam Jafar al Sadiq (a).
  • Who is Shia?

    This presentation discusses who is Shia, a true follower of Ahlul Bayt (a) in the light of the sayings of Ahlul Bayt (a).
  • What he did for Him

    In this presentation, a narration from Imam Ali (a) has been quoted in which he talks about the qualities of the God-fearing and pious people.
  • The Reality of Knowledge

    In a beautiful way, Imam Ali (a) explains what knowledge will be like, if it was embodied.
  • Imam Hasan Askari - Words of Wisdom

    This presentation contains a selection of the wise sayings of Imam Hasan Askari (a).
  • Attitudes of His Fear

    This is an extract from the sermon of Imam Ali (a) in Nahjul Balaghah explaining the attitudes of those fear God.