Inside Egypt: The Land of the Pharaohs on the Brink of a Revolution

By John R. Bradley

First released in 2008 with the subtitle The Land of the Pharaohs near to a Revolution, this strikingly prophetic and severely acclaimed ebook prompted a global media firestorm whilst it was once banned by way of former Egyptian dictator Hosni Mubarak. whilst the revolution it uniquely estimated came about in January 2011, Inside Egypt turned crucial studying for an individual desirous to comprehend what resulted in innovative upheaval within the Arab world's such a lot populous state. In a brand new Afterword, the writer explores the revolution itself, and ponders the nonetheless precarious way forward for a rustic he lived in for a decade.

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The Family in Islam

By Imam Muhammad Shirazi - XKP

The 3rd version incorporates a bankruptcy on Marriage Etiquette in line with Islamic teachings - this can be Imam Shirazi's invaluable attempt within which he places ahead rules and suggestions to the issues of society. He offers

with human society in its widest feel and stories modern themes reminiscent of the expansion of the relatives and discusses perspectives selling of offspring. moreover, he tackles yes smooth difficulties confronted by means of the main of marriage and gives strategies to those difficulties, presenting a social programme to resolve this as soon as and for all in as far as the

phenomenon of celibacy will disappear from Islamic societies.

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For a Better Future

By Abdul Adheem al-Muhtadi al-Bahrani - XKP

200 questions and solutions concerning the issues of the formative years, marriage and children

Translated by way of Abdullah al-Shahin

Published by way of: Ansariyan Publications

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ASK THOSE WHO KNOW

By Sayed Muhammad Al Tijani Al Samawi - XKP

A dialogue through a former Sunni student at the Prophet, the Ahlul Bayt, the various partners of the Prophet, and Sunni books of hadith. through the writer of 'Then i used to be Guided'.

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Islamic Imperialism: A History

By Efraim Karsh

From the 1st Arab-Islamic Empire of the mid-seventh century to the Ottomans, the final nice Muslim empire, the tale of the center East has been the tale of the increase and fall of common empires and, no less significant, of imperialist goals. So argues Efraim Karsh during this hugely provocative ebook. Rejecting the normal Western interpretation of heart jap historical past as an offshoot of worldwide strength politics, Karsh contends that the region’s event is the fruits of long-existing indigenous tendencies, passions, and styles of habit, and that leading between those is Islam’s millenarian imperial tradition.
The writer explores the historical past of Islam’s imperialism and the endurance of the Ottoman imperialist dream that outlasted international struggle I to hang-out Islamic and heart japanese politics to the current day. September eleven could be noticeable as easily the newest expression of this dream, and such assaults have little to do with U.S. foreign habit or coverage within the heart East, says Karsh. the home of Islam’s battle for international mastery is conventional, certainly venerable, and it's a quest that's faraway from over.

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The Study Quran: A New Translation and Commentary

By Caner Karacay Dagli, Joseph E.B. Lumbard, Mohammed Rustom

An obtainable and exact translation of the Quran that provides a rigorous research of its theological, metaphysical, historic, and geographical teachings and backgrounds, and contains broad examine notes, particular introductions through specialists within the box, and is edited through a best glossy Islamic pupil, revered in either the West and the Islamic world.

Drawn from quite a lot of conventional Islamic commentaries, together with Sunni and Shia resources, and from criminal, theological, and mystical texts, The research Quran conveys the iconic religious strength of the Quran and gives a radical scholarly realizing of this holy text.

Beautifully packaged with a wealthy, beautiful two-color structure, this amazing quantity comprises essays via 15 individuals, maps, worthy notes and annotations in an easy-to-read two-column structure, a timeline of old occasions, and invaluable indices. With The examine Quran, either students and lay readers can discover the deeper religious which means of the Quran, learn the grammar of adverse sections, and discover criminal and formality teachings, ethics, theology, sacred historical past, and the significance of assorted passages in Muslim life.

With an creation via its normal editor, Seyyed Hossein Nasr, here's a approximately 2,000-page, non-stop dialogue of the whole Quran that gives a finished photograph of ways this sacred paintings has been learn through Muslims for over 1,400 years.

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Tahzeeb ul Islam

By Allamah Muhammad Baqir Al-Majlisi - XKP

Written greater than a hundred years ago.. essentially the most crucial books for each Muslim domestic. it truly is one in all oldest booklet and used to be written a century again through Allama Majlisi. This e-book includes the reason and principles for the code of behavior and virtually describes the self-discipline for a Muslim person and Society.

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Blue-Eyed Devil: A Road Odyssey Through Islamic America

Michael Muhammad Knight embarks on a quest for an indigenous American Islam in a sequence of interstate odysseys. touring 20,000 miles via Greyhound in sixty days, he squats in run-down mosques, pursues Muslim romance, is detained on the U.S.-Canadian border with a trunkload of Shia literature, crashes Islamic Society of North the United States conventions, stink-palms Cat Stevens, and limps throughout Chicago to discover the grave of Noble Drew Ali, filling dozens of notebooks alongside the way in which. the result's this semi-autobiographical publication, with a number of histories of Fard and the panorama of yank Islam woven into Knight’s personal story.

In the process his adventures, Knight kinds out his personal dating to Islam as he trips from punk provocateur to a famous voice in the neighborhood, and watches first-hand the cave in of a liberal Islamic dream. The book’s wide forged of characters comprises anarchist Sufi heretics, vegan kungfu punks, tattoo-sleeved converts in hard-core bands, non secular drug buyers, Islamic feminists, slick media marketers, sages of the road, the grandsons of Elijah Muhammad and Malcolm X, and a gaggle referred to as Muslims for Bush.

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Mecca: The Sacred City

By Ziauddin Sardar

Mecca is, for plenty of, the guts of Islam. it's the birthplace of Muhammad, the path to which Muslims flip once they pray, and the location of pilgrimage that each year attracts a few 3 million Muslims from all corners of the area. but the importance of Mecca is greater than basically non secular. What occurs in Mecca and the way Muslims take into consideration the political and cultural background of Mecca has had and keeps to have a profound effect on global occasions to this day.

during this insighful ebook, Ziauddin Sardar unravels the that means and value of Mecca. Tracing its background, from its origins as a "barren valley" within the wilderness to its evolution as a buying and selling city and surprising emergence because the spiritual heart of a global empire, Sardar examines the spiritual struggles and rebellions in Mecca that experience considerably formed Muslim tradition. An illuminative, lyrical, and witty mixture of historical past, reportage, and memoir, Mecca reflects all that's profound and enlightening, curious and a laugh approximately Mecca and takes us in the back of the closed doorways to 1 of crucial locations on the earth today.

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