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    •  Contemplation and Action
      Contemplation and Action
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      Contemplation and Action

      Contemplation and Action3 (60%) 17 votes Nasir-al-din Tusi Contemplation and Action: The Spiritual Autobiography of a Shi’i Philosopher Nasir al-Din Tusi, the renowned Shi’i scholar of the 13th century, produced a wide range of writings in different fields of learning under Ismaili patronage and later under the Mongols. His work brought him great acclaim and, […]

    •  Bilal of Africa
      Bilal of Africa
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      Bilal of Africa

      Bilal of AfricaRate this post Bilal Of Africa and other African Companions of the Holy Prophet.

    • How much do you know Allame Hilli?
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      How much do you know Allame Hilli?

      How much do you know Allame Hilli?Rate this post History bears evidence that after Halaku Khan, the Mongol sovereigns embraced Islam and settled down in Iran and ruled there. The question is how the wild Mongol tribes had a sudden change of mind and accepted Islam—the Faith of Peace? It was Khawaja Naseer ud Deen […]

    •  Life of Shah Waliyullah
      Life of Shah Waliyullah
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      Life of Shah Waliyullah

      Life of Shah Waliyullah4 (80%) 2 votes Shah Waliullah was born in 1703 to Shah Abdur Rahim, during the reign of Emperor Aurengzeb. He was known as Shah walliullah because of his piety. A prominent Sufi and scholar of Delhi. He memorized the Qur’an by seven. Soon thereafter, he mastered Arabic and Persian letters. He was […]

    •  The Dreams of Tipu Sultan
      The Dreams of Tipu Sultan
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      The Dreams of Tipu Sultan

      The Dreams of Tipu Sultan3.7 (73.85%) 13 votes In the India Office Library there is a very valuable and interesting manuscript containing Tipu Sultan’s dreams in his own hand writing. It was discovered by Colonel Kirkpatrick among other memoranda in the Sultan’s bed-chamber when the palace was subjected to a thorough search after the fall […]

    • The Author of the Two Bibliographical Encyclopedias
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      The Author of the Two Bibliographical Encyclopedias

      The Author of the Two Bibliographical EncyclopediasRate this post By: Sayyid ‘Ali Shahbaz For any ordinary passer-by, the sight of the white-turbaned Shaykh walking down the Najaf-Kufah road on Tuesday afternoons might not have been of any special attention, other than the brief exchange of greetings that is customary in those parts. Our religious scholar […]

    •  The Wives of the Messenger of Allah (PBUH)
      The Wives of the Messenger of Allah (PBUH)
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      The Wives of the Messenger of Allah (PBUH)

      The Wives of the Messenger of Allah (PBUH)Rate this post The Wives of the Messenger of Allah (PBUH), This book presents the life and times of the Prophet’s wives, from the mother of the Believers Lady Khadijah Bint Khuwailid (r.a) to Lady Maimunah Bint Alharuthy Al-Hilalia (r.a).

    •  The Life of ‘Abdullah Ibn al-Mubarak
      The Life of ‘Abdullah Ibn al-Mubarak
      2.9 (57.5%) 16 votes

      The Life of ‘Abdullah Ibn al-Mubarak

      The Life of ‘Abdullah Ibn al-Mubarak2.9 (57.5%) 16 votes From amongst such figures are those who excelled in certain fields be they in leadership, scholarship, political thought, arts of war, business and literature to name but a few. You could say that one was a leading figure in such-and-such field; another would be an Imam […]

    •  Molla Sadra
      Molla Sadra
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      Molla Sadra

      Molla SadraRate this post Iranian Thinkers (5) Molla Sadra Not only in past times but also in the contemporary period, Iran, builder of civilization and a cultivator of knowledge, has been the land of famous thinkers, scholars, and sages who, with forbearance and trust in God, in the face of hardships and suffering, with human ideals, have served their country and countrymen. […]

    •  Bilal the Abyssinian – One Light, Many Colors
      Bilal the Abyssinian – One Light, Many Colors
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      Bilal the Abyssinian – One Light, Many Colors

      Bilal the Abyssinian – One Light, Many Colors3.6 (71.82%) 22 votes Truth is the enemy of hypocrisy. This latest work by Dr. al-Sheha, in casting light on the exemplary, humble life of Bilal ibn Rabah (r), honorable friend of the Prophet Muhammad (Peace be Upon Him), lends itself to the continuing global dialogue to uphold […]

    •  Letters of Al-Ghazzali
      Letters of Al-Ghazzali
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      Letters of Al-Ghazzali

      Letters of Al-Ghazzali3.5 (70%) 6 votes Imam Ghazzali was a Sufi in spirit. He was a philosopher and true adviser of those who were divert from their religious, political and social ways of life. He was a true reformer. He endeavoured to change the motives of those who exploited the people by their absolute powers. […]

    •  The History of The Khalifahs
      The History of The Khalifahs
      2.3 (45.71%) 7 votes

      The History of The Khalifahs

      The History of The Khalifahs2.3 (45.71%) 7 votes Taken from Tarikh al-Khulafa, this classical work presents authentic hadith about the first four Khalifahs of Islam, may Allah be pleased with them, illustrating both the integrity and wisdom that they displayed in governance. This book also highlights their contributions to that body of practice which is […]

    •  Imam Khomeini: A Short Biography
      Imam Khomeini: A Short Biography
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      Imam Khomeini: A Short Biography

      Imam Khomeini: A Short BiographyRate this post A preliminary sketch, intended to acquaint the reader with the outlines of the Imam’s life and the main aspects of his person as an Islamic leader of exceptional stature     Source: al-islam.org

    •  Wisdom of Sa’di
      Wisdom of Sa’di
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      Wisdom of Sa’di

      Wisdom of Sa’diRate this post This is the first type of work where the verses from Golestan and Boostan have been dealt with subject wise. It is the compilation of the condensed and striking thoughts of the distinguished poet and writer Shaikh Sa’di on important and interesting subjects, arranged in English alphabetical order of topics, […]

    •  Role of Islamic Scientists in the Advancement of Science
      Role of Islamic Scientists in the Advancement of Science
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      Role of Islamic Scientists in the Advancement of Science

      Role of Islamic Scientists in the Advancement of ScienceRate this post Renowned scientists as Avecenna, Farabi, Zakaria Razi, Ibn Rushd and hundreds like them shined among the Muslims. In Islamic countries, schools and libraries were established where many people studied to become scientists while, at the same time, Europe was ruled by ignorance…  

    •  Ikhwan al-Safa
      Ikhwan al-Safa
      2.9 (57.33%) 15 votes

      Ikhwan al-Safa

      Ikhwan al-Safa2.9 (57.33%) 15 votes An illuminating study of the mysterious Brethren of Purity’, the 10th century letter writers whose epistles, although often deemed heretical, exerted a profound influence on the development of Shi’i Islam.

    •  Ulamaa of Recent Era
      Ulamaa of Recent Era
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      Ulamaa of Recent Era

      Ulamaa of Recent EraRate this post Biography of Ulama – recent era. Including Imam Khomeini, Syed Borujerdi, Syed Arif Hussain Al Hussaini, Ayt Mohsinul Hakim, Ayt Mutahhari, Shaheed Beheshti, Ayt Marashi Najafi,  Ayt Mohd Taqi Behjat etc.

    •  Ammar Ibn Yasir
      Ammar Ibn Yasir
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      Ammar Ibn Yasir

      Ammar Ibn YasirRate this post Ammar Ibn Yasir the Distinguished Companion of the Holy Prophet (PBUH) The noble Ammar was one of the seven stalwart believers of the earliest days of Islam, who bore on their shoulders the burden of the service of the Prophetic message with continuous jihad, perfect devotion and permanent campaign. Ammar […]

    •  Q Scholars
      Q Scholars
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      Q Scholars

      Q ScholarsRate this post “..Why should not a group from every section of the believers go forth and become learned in religion; and to warn their people when they return to them, that they may become aware?” 9:122 Those who take up this task are known as the ‘Ulema (singular ‘Aalim). The Prophet (pbuh) said: “The […]

    •  Salman al-Muhammadi
      Salman al-Muhammadi
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      Salman al-Muhammadi

      Salman al-MuhammadiRate this post Biography of the devoted companion of the Prophet (s).       Source: al-islam.org

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