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Forty Hadith: The Noble Qur'an

This text is a collection of forty ahadith about the Holy Quran from the Fourteen Infallibles (as).

Majid 'Adili 96,094 2

Facts about the Qur'an

Facts about the Qur'an

Simple facts about the Qur'an, including the importance of its daily recitation.

M.A. Shakir 55,075 3

What is the Qur'an?

What is the Qur'an?
By Anwer Ali.
Preface to the Holy Qur'an.

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Jesus through Shiite Narrations

Categorized collection of hadith (narrations) on Prophet Jesus (a) from the Shia books of Hadith.

A Divine Perspective on Rights

A detailed commentary on the Treatise of Rights as narrated by our fourth Imam, Ali bin Husayn (as).

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Understanding the Uniqueness of the Quran

Approaches to the understanding of the Qur'an, characteristics and uniqueness of the Qur'an, language of the Qur'an, reason and the heart in the Qur'an.

What is Taqleed?

What is Taqleed?

Meaning, History and Proofs of Taqleed from the Quran and Sunnah

By Saleem Bhimji

Lessons From Qur'an

Compilation of series of lectures on monotheism, justice, social justice, Prophethood, Imamate, and the day of resurrection.

Muhsin Qara'ati 11,069 0

Imamate And Infallibility of Imams In The Qur’an

This text presents an eye opening read on one of the most important yet controversial topics within Islam, that being the important subject of Imamate and infallibility of the Imams (as).

Ridha Kardan 7,839 0

The Quran: Its Protection from Alteration

This text deals with the appearance of forged ahadith, and the Sunni vs Shi'i attitudes towards such hadith and supposed alterations in the Qur'an.

Sura Yasin PowerPoint Presentation

Powerpoint presentation of Sura Yasin. Includes Arabic script and English translation, as well as sound which is timed in accordance with the changing of slides.

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Sociology of the Quran Part I

This is the first part of Martyr Murtada Mutahhari's book Society and History (Jami`e wa tarikhh), which is itself a part of his important work Introduction to the Islamic World Outlook (Muqaddameh

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.

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The Politics of Using the Qur’an

The Politics of Using the Qur’an

Mahdi in the Quran According to Shi‘ite Quran Commentators

In this book, author has explored the belief in Mahdi and the Messianic ideas implicit in the Qur’an in the light of both classical and contemporary Shi'ite commentaries on the Qur'an.

A. Toussi , N. Vasram 5,084 0

Provisions for the Journey (Mishkat), Volume 1

The hadith discussed in the text is one of the most comprehensive and rewarding exhortations of the Noble Prophet (S) to one of his most eminent companions by the name of Abu Dharr.

The Image of God in the Qur’an

The image of God as presented in the Qur’an is one that speaks of Him in personal terms. God has a personal relationship with every individual.

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 th

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.

Types of Unity in the Quran and Fundamental Causes of Disunity

Types of Unity in the Qur’an and Fundamental Causes of Disunity Ustadh Muhammad Wa’idh Zadeh Khurasani, Director, World Forum for Proximity of Islamic Schools of Thought Translated by Salim S.

Provisions for the Journey (Mishkat), Volume 2

The hadith discussed in the text is one of the most comprehensive and rewarding exhortations of the Noble Prophet (S) to one of his most eminent companions by the name of Abu Dharr.

Tadwin al-Hadith Part 1: Documentation and Recording of Hadith in Written Form

This is first part of the article on Tadwin al-Hadith by Rasul Ja'fariyan.

Abu Hanifah and the Transmission of Traditions

This article examines the role that Abu Hanifah played in transmitting traditions and provides examples of a few of these narrations that are recorded in both the Sunni and Shia books of traditions

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 source

Light on the Muhammadan Sunnah or Defence of the Hadith

Throughout history many false ahadith were ascribed to our holy Prophet (S).

The Qur’an As Reflected In Nahj Al-Balaghah

This book is an excellent tool in understanding the Qur'an in the light of Nahjul Balagha (the words of Imam Ali (as)).

Merits of the Month of Rajab (Excerpted from Mafatih al-Jinan)

Merits of the Month of Rajab (Excerpted from Mafatih al-Jinan)

Afzal Sumar

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The Glorious Qur’an, translated with Commentary of Divine Lights Set 1

The Glorious Qur’an, translated with Commentary of Divine Lights by Ali Muhammad Fazil Chinoy. Set 1, Manzil 1, from Surah al-Fatiha (1) to the end of Surah al-Nisa’ (4).

Hadiths Regarding Reading Quran PPT

Hadiths Regarding Reading Quran. Form the book “Forty Hadith: The noble Quran” by Majid Adili.

Majid 'Adili 2,399 0

Tadwin al-Hadith Part 3

This is third and last part of the article on Tadwin al-Hadith.

Hadith al-Kisa, The Narration of the Cloak

The Tradition of the Cloak, or Hadith al-Kisa’, is a narrative of an incident where the Prophet Muhammad assembled Hasan, Husayn, Ali, and Fatima under his cloak.

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

There are many issues that have divided the Muslim ummah.

Pursuing Excellence, The Guide to Memorising The Holy Qur’an

This text explores the importance of Memorising the Holy Qur'an in light of the Holy Books itself and many traditions of the Holy Prophet (S) and the Pure Imams of the Ahlul Bayt (as).

S.L. Al-Hakim 2,119 0

Fatima Zahra in the words of the Infallibles

This article introduces some of the facets of Fatima al-Zahra's status and personality by relying on the words of the Prophet, the Imams, and Lady Fatima herself.

Imam Mahdi (a) in Chapter al-Qadr

This paper discusses several aspects of the night of Qadr and its relationship to the Imam of our time (a).

The Glorious Qur’an, translated with Commentary of Divine Lights Set 4

The Glorious Qur’an, translated with Commentary of Divine Lights by Ali Muhammad Fazil Chinoy. Set 4, Manzil 4, from Surah al-Isra’ (Bani Isra’il) (17) to the end of Sura Al-Furqan (25).

A Glance at the Hadith of Unwan Basri

This article presents this hadith and elucidates the relation between understanding and fearing God, the relation between understanding and (sulook) wayfaring towards God, the sources of insight (m

The Qur’an in the Words of Imam Sajjad

This article offers a collection of sayings by Imam Zain al-Abideen al-Sajjad, the fourth Shi'a Imam, regarding various aspects of the Qur'an in his supplication "Upon Completing a Reading of the Q

The Glorious Qur’an, translated with Commentary of Divine Lights Set 7

The Glorious Qur’an, translated with Commentary of Divine Lights by Ali Muhammad Fazil Chinoy

Sura ar-Rum PowerPoint Presentation

Powerpoint presentation of Sura ar-Rum. Includes Arabic script and English translation, as well as sound which is timed in accordance with the changing of slides.

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The Glorious Qur’an, translated with Commentary of Divine Lights Set 3

The Glorious Qur’an, translated with Commentary of Divine Lights by Ali Muhammad Fazil Chinoy. Set 3, Manzil 3, from Surah Yunus (10) to the end of Surah al-Nahl (16).

The Glorious Qur’an, translated with Commentary of Divine Lights Set 5

The Glorious Qur’an, translated with Commentary of Divine Lights by Ali Muhammad Fazil Chinoy
Set 5, Manzil 5, from Surah ash-Shuara’ (26) to the end of Surah Ya-Sin (36)

Quran strategy on its Own Preservation, Part 1

This paper explores the practical measures taken to ensure the Qur’an’s survival as an unadulterated text, exploring the following areas to display these strategic stylistic methods

Fatemah Meghji 1,663 0

A Probe into the Meaning of Light in the Qur’an and Hadith

This paper aims to examine the most distinguished instances of light in the view of the Holy Qur’an and the narrations, and subsequently to uncover the connection between them.

The Supreme Light and Created Lights: A Qur’anic Perspective

Using the Qur’an and Islamic traditions, this article addresses some of the major aspects of the concept of light.

The Glorious Qur’an, translated with Commentary of Divine Lights Set 2

The Glorious Qur’an, translated with Commentary of Divine Lights by Ali Muhammad Fazil Chinoy. Set 2, Manzil 2, from Surah al-Ma’ida (5) to the end of Surah at-Tawbah (9).

The Koran

The Koran

Sachiko Murata & William C. Chittick

Quran strategy on its Own Preservation, Part 2

This second part of the article explores the Qur’an’s easy and accurate memorization, omission of details, and scientific ambiguity.

Fatemah Meghji 1,460 0

Sura al-Ankabut PowerPoint Presentation

Powerpoint presentation of Sura al-Ankabut. Includes Arabic script and English translation, as well as sound which is timed in accordance with the changing of slides.

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Sura Dukhan PowerPoint Presentation

Powerpoint presentation of Sura Dukhan. Includes Arabic script and English translation, as well as sound which is timed in accordance with the changing of slides.

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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?

Akram Dayyani 1,297 0

The Glorious Qur’an, translated with Commentary of Divine Lights Set 6

The Glorious Qur’an, translated with Commentary of Divine Lights by Ali Muhammad Fazil Chinoy
Set 6, Manzil 6, from Surah As-Saffat (37) to the end of Surah al-Hujurat (49)

A Woman of Paradise: The Rebellious Queen of Pharaoh Part 1

In this paper, we hope to provide a brief biographical sketch as well as an analysis of the verses related to Lady Asiyah from classical Sunni and Shi’i commentaries of the Qur’an.

Fatemah Meghji 1,177 0

A Probe into the Purport and Application of the Verse of Love

There are several verses in the Holy Qur’an in which the members of the Household of the Prophet have been praised and acclaimed by the Almighty Allah and their position in the Islamic community ha

The Metaphysics of Interfaith Dialogue: Sufi Perspectives on the Universality of the Qur’anic Message

This comprehensive paper is a presentation of the key verses relating to the universality of the Quranic message from a particular point of view, that adopted by those most steeped in the spiritual

A Woman of Paradise: The Rebellious Queen of Pharaoh Part 2

In this paper we would like to go through some lessons that can be derived from Lady Asiyah’s example, bringing together the points mentioned in the tafasir (commentaries of the Holy Qur’an) discus

Adl- Justice and Decree

This text explains notions like: divine justice, individual choice, individual justice, family justice, social justice and Islamic justice through examples from the Holy Quran and ahadith from the

The Spirit and the Word: of the Command of My Lord

This text discusses the meaning of the term Ruh (Spirit) in the Qur’an analyzing several verses where this term has appeared.

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Quranic Methods of Propagation from the Viewpoint of Allamah Tabatabai

This paper investigates the various methods and merits of Qur’anic propagation using Allamah Tabataba’i’s views.

God in the Quran, A Metaphysical Study

The present work is a thesis written based on the subject of the existence of God.

The Ambiguous Verses of the Qur’an

The Ambiguous Verses of the Qur’an
Biḥar al-Anwār, Volume 69, Page 373, Section 127

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The Holy Quran, Some Basic Facts

This text is a short introduction to the basic facts about the Holy Quran and gives an overview about the Holy Book

Nasir Shamsi 271 0

The Morals and Ethics of the Quran

The Holy Quran is the criterion of improving ethics and morals. Anything that is against the Holy Quran verses is not from Islam.

Ali Rahim 261 0