General - History & Politics

Islamic Stories

Stories from the lives of the Prophets, Imams, and Companions.

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A New Analysis of Wahhabi Doctrines

A text that examines fundamental Wahhabi beliefs in comparison to those of the Ahlus Sunnah and the Shi`ah.

Muhammad Husayn Ibrahimi [totalcount] 0

Shia Political Thought

A comprehensive outline of Shi’a political thought in general, and the modern incarnation of this political thought, which is embodied in the constitution of the Islamic Republic of Iran.

Ahmed Vaezi [totalcount] 0

History of Shi'ism: From the Advent of Islam up to the End of Minor Occultation

This text discusses how Shi'ism has been an integral and inseparable part of Islam from the time of the Holy Prophet (sa).

Ghulam-Husayn Muharrami [totalcount] 0

History of Shrines

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Society and History

This text authored by Martyr Ayatullah Murtadha Mutahhari serves to present the Islamic approach to society and history.

Red Shi'ism

Dr. Ali Shariati [totalcount] 0

I Was Saddams Prisoner

Brother Abu Jameel's account of being detained in the prisons of Saddam's Ba'thist Regme.

Abu Jameel [totalcount] 0

Pilgrimage Sites

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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

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The Ideal Islamic Government

This text presents the ideal Islamic government in the eyes of Imam 'Ali ibn Abi Talib (a.s.) through his letter to Malik Al Ashtar.

The Role of Holy Imams (a.s.) in the Revival of Religion Vol. 2

The series of lectures delivered by Allamah Sayyid Murtadha al-Askari on discussion of the principle matters concerning veracious Islam.

The Role of Holy Imams (a.s.) in the Revival of Religion Vol. 1

The series of lectures delivered by Allamah Sayyid Murtadha al-Askari on discussion of the principle matters concerning veracious Islam.

Alleged Book Burnings in Iran and Egypt: A Study of Related Facts and Fiction

Refutations of accusations against Muslim armies that entered Iran and Egypt in early Islamic history.

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The Hidden Truth about Karbala

The battle at Karbala is a well-known tragedy in human history. It is not fiction or legend but a historical fact.

A.K. Ahmed B.Sc. B.L. [totalcount] 0

The Role of Holy Imams (a.s.) in the Revival of Religion Vol. 3

The series of lectures delivered by Allamah Sayyid Murtadha al-Askari on discussion of the principle matters concerning veracious Islam.

Shiism and Its Types during the Early Centuries Part 1

Development of the term 'Shi'a'. Iraqi Shi'ism. Shi'ism as the love of the Ahlul Bayt. Creedal Shi'ism.

Rasul Ja'fariyan [totalcount] 0

The Holy City of Samarra

A short text describing the historical significance of the Holy City of Samarrah, including photographs of the Holy Shrines of Imams al-Hadi (A) and al-Askari (before and after it's destruction in

Abbas Jaffer [totalcount] 0

Examining the Ismaili Imams & the Bohras

This book is about the beliefs of Ismailis. Two major sects within the Ismailis are the Agha Khanis who believe in 49 Imams and the Bohras who believe in 21 Imams.

Ali Azhar Arastu [totalcount] 0

What A Muslim Should Know and Believe

This text, although brief and simple, is a comprehensive and detailed exposition of the main articles of Faith and all the dos and don’ts of Islam.

The Role of The Ahl Al-Bayt in Building The Virtuous Community Book One: Goals And Characteristics

An elaborate thesis on how the purified Ahlul Bayt played their role in the post Prophetic era in building a virtuous Community. The series is comprised of 8 volume set. vol.

The Shi'ah and Islamic Disciplines

The writer is an erudite scholar who, with authority discusses the Islamic and Arabic sciences, the factors responsible for their emergence and the various stages of their development throughout Sh

Sayyid Hasan al-Sadr [totalcount] 0

A History of Muslim Philosophy Volume 1, Book 3

A Compendium of articles on the History of Muslim Philosophy. In this book: Early Centuries (From The First/Seventh Century To The Fall Of Baghdad)

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The Role of the Ahl al-Bayt in Building the Virtuous Community Book Eight: The System of Devotional Acts of the Virtuous Community

An elaborate thesis on how the purified Ahlul Bayt played their role in the post Prophetic era in building a virtuous Community. The series is comprised of 8 volume set. vol.

Meaning And Origins Of Shi'ism

Meaning and Origins of Shiism
Sayyid Sa’eed Akhtar Rizvi
Published by Islamic Education and Information Centre
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The Role of the Ahl al-Bayt in Building the Virtuous Community Book Seven: The Ritual System of the Virtuous Community

An elaborate thesis on how the purified Ahlul Bayt played their role in the post Prophetic era in building a virtuous Community. The series is comprised of 8 volume set. vol.

The Role of the Ahl al-Bayt in Building the Virtuous Community Book Six: The System of Social Relations of the Virtuous Community

An elaborate thesis on how the purified Ahlul Bayt played their role in the post Prophetic era in building a virtuous Community. The series is comprised of 8 volume set. vol.

A History of Muslim Philosophy Volume 2, Book 8

A Compendium of articles on the History of Muslim Philosophy. In this book: Modern Renaissance (Covering both the Early and the Later Centuries).

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The Role of the Ahl al-Bayt in Building the Virtuous Community, Book Five: The Economic System of the Virtuous Community

An elaborate thesis on how the purified Ahlul Bayt played their role in the post Prophetic era in building a virtuous Community. The series is comprised of 8 volume set. vol.

The Role of the Ahl al-Bayt in Building the Virtuous Community Book Two: General Rules and Fundamentals

An elaborate thesis on how the purified Ahlul Bayt played their role in the post Prophetic era in building a virtuous Community. The series is comprised of 8 volume set. vol.

The Role of the Ahl al-Bayt in Building the Virtuous Community Book Three: The General System of the Virtuous Community

An elaborate thesis on how the purified Ahlul Bayt played their role in the post Prophetic era in building a virtuous Community. The series is comprised of 8 volume set. vol.

Evolution of Man

In this book, Ayatullah Mutahhari discusses the social, historical and technical evolution of man, also discussing the interesting aspect of man's future evolution.

The Role of the Ahl al-Bayt in Building the Virtuous Community, Book Four: The Security System of the Virtuous Community

An elaborate thesis on how the purified Ahlul Bayt played their role in the post Prophetic era in building a virtuous Community. The series is comprised of 8 volume set. vol.

A History of Muslim Philosophy Volume 2, Book 4

A Compendium of articles on the History of Muslim Philosophy. In this book: Later Centuries (From the Fall of Baghdad [656/1258] TO 1111/1700).

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A History of Muslim Philosophy Volume 2, Book 5

A Compendium of articles on the History of Muslim Philosophy. In this book:Other Disciplines (Covering Both The Early And The Later Centuries).

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A History of Muslim Philosophy Volume 2, Book 6

A Compendium of articles on the History of Muslim Philosophy. In this book: Influence of Muslim Thought on the West and East.

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A History of Muslim Philosophy Volume 2, Book 7

A Compendium of articles on the History of Muslim Philosophy. In this book: The Dark Age  (1111/1700-1266/1850).

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Is Ibn Qutaybah The Author of Al-Imamah Wa Al-Siyasah?

Is Ibn Qutaybah The Author of Al-Imamah Wa Al-Siyasah?

The Islamic Revolution of Iran - A Predicted Event

This presentation discusses the prediction of the Islamic Revolution of Iran in Ahadith of Masumeen (a).

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The Role Of Islamic Scientists In The Advancement Of Science

This text offers us a short and comprehensive history of how Muslims Scientists have made a contribution to the advancement of science.

The Forgotten Event - A Scientific Study

This presentation talks about the details of the event of Ghadir and available historic evidence for various aspects of this event.

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Editorial Autumn 2009, Vol. 10, No. 3

This article is the editorial of the Message of Thaqalayn journal, Volume 10, Issue number 3, released in Autumn of 2009. It discusses the contents of the proceeding articles in this journal.

Mohammad Ali Shomali [totalcount] 0

Islamic History in Iranian Stamps

This presentation contains stamps issued by Iran on various Islamic occasions including birth of Prophet Muhammad, his migration from Mecca to Medina, Conquest of Makkah, birth of other members of

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O Malik

This presentation is adapted from Letter #53 of Nahjul Balaghah.

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Building of Tombs In the Light of Qur’an & Hadith

There are many issues that have divided the Muslim ummah.

Moral Governance of the Prophet Muhammad (s) Part 1

The prophets’ aims in spreading the message were to teach monotheism, ethics, and religious law.

Mohammad Nasr Isfahani [totalcount] 0

The Stages of Development of Shi'a Jurisprudence

In this article, the stages of the development of jurisprudence will be clarified, along with revealing its prominent authors, major collections of narrations, and the notions that drove scholars t

Sayyid Mahmud Hashemi [totalcount] 0

Moral Governance of the Prophet Muhammad (s) Part 2

In this part, Prophet Muhammad’s ethical management of the economy in the Islamic state will be studied.

Mohammad Nasr Isfahani [totalcount] 0