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  •  Shi’a
    Shi’a
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    Shi’a

    Shi’a 3 (60%) 3 votes This book, which we have called Shi’ite Islam, seeks to clarify the true identity of Shi’ism which is one of the two major branches of Islam – the other being Sunnism. It deals in particular with the way Shi’ism originated and later developed, with the type of religious thought present […]

  •  Ghadir
    Ghadir
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    Ghadir

    Ghadir 3.21 (64.22%) 199 votes This text provides a brief study on the origins of Shi’ism and how the ideology of Wilayah came to existence, and the theological-juridical implications for the Islamic political thought in relation to the Wilayah of Imam Ali (AS).

  •  Shi’ism Doctrines, Thought and Spirituality
    Shi’ism Doctrines, Thought and Spirituality
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    Shi’ism Doctrines, Thought and Spirituality

    Shi’ism Doctrines, Thought and Spirituality 4 (80%) 1 vote This is an anthology of the most significant writing on the doctrinal, intellectual, and spiritual dimensions of Shi’ism. The works included here foster an interpretive understanding of Shi’ism in its dogmatic and cognitive aspects. The intent of this book is to balance the attention that has […]

  •  Authority and Political Culture in Shi’ism
    Authority and Political Culture in Shi’ism
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    Authority and Political Culture in Shi’ism

    Authority and Political Culture in Shi’ism 2.86 (57.14%) 7 votes The major theme of this book is authority in Shiism with special emphasis on its institutionalization in different historic periods from the beginning of Shiism in the Middle Ages to the present. Part I presents new material on important or neglected issues that are at […]

  •  Shi’ism and Its Types During the Early Centuries
    Shi’ism and Its Types During the Early Centuries
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    Shi’ism and Its Types During the Early Centuries

    Shi’ism and Its Types During the Early Centuries 3.4 (68%) 5 votes This is the first part, entitled “Gunneh-ha-ye mukhtalif-a Tashayyu’wa `awamil-e gustarish-e an,” from the author’s study on the history of Shi`ism in Iran until the Safavid era, Ta’rikh-a Tashayyu’ dar iran, az aghaz ta qarn-e dahum-e hijri (Qum: Intisharat-a Ansariyan, 1375/ [1996])

  •  Expectation of the Millennium: Shi’ism in History
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    Expectation of the Millennium: Shi’ism in History

    Rate this post Expectation of the Millennium: Shi’ism in History is a book on Shia Islam co-written by Seyyed Hossein Nasr, Hamid Dabashi and Seyyed Vali Reza Nasr.

  •  Shi’ite Islam
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    Shi’ite Islam

    Rate this post Despite a growing interest in the last hundred years in both orientalism and comparative religions, and the fact that there are over fifty million Shi’a Muslims, until now there has been no thorough and objective study of that part of Islam called Shi’ism for Western scholars. The present work provides a clear […]

  •  The Era of Imam Mahdi the New Global
    The Era of Imam Mahdi the New Global
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    The Era of Imam Mahdi the New Global

    The Era of Imam Mahdi the New Global 1 (20%) 1 vote The Era of Imam Mahdi the New Global Presented by  Islamshia-w.com…

  •  A Brief Profile of Imam Jafar-e-Sadiq (asws)
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    A Brief Profile of Imam Jafar-e-Sadiq (asws)

    Rate this post In this short biography of Imam Jafar-e-Sadiq (asws), we will try to clarify some of these unfounded allegations, which would suggest that Imam Jafar-e-Sadiqasws had adopted a different approach to that of his predecessors or successors.

  •  The Guidance is only through the Holy Words of Masomeen (asws)
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    The Guidance is only through the Holy Words of Masomeen (asws)

    Rate this post In this document, we will highlight the man-made practices observed in the society, initially invented by the power greedy mullah/sufis, who are, these days, known by several names. These are the ones who have deviated from the true teachings of Masomeen (asws) for the sake of the greed of the worldly gains and would take and […]

  •  Islam: Sunnis and Shiites
    Islam: Sunnis and Shiites
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    Islam: Sunnis and Shiites

    Islam: Sunnis and Shiites 2 (40%) 1 vote The majority of the world’s Muslim population follows the Sunni branch of Islam, and approximately 10-15% of all Muslims follow the Shiite (Shi’ite, Shi’a, Shia) branch. Shiite populations constitute a majority in Iran, Iraq, Bahrain, and Azerbaijan. There are also significant Shiite populations in Afghanistan, Kuwait, Lebanon, […]

  •  A Series of Islam and Shi’a
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    A Series of Islam and Shi’a

    Rate this post A collection of sayings, sermons, prayers and writings that cover the three basic dimensions of Shi’ite tradition: 1. The Unity of God 2. The political, social and moral teachings and 3. The spiritual life…!

  •  The Shia and their Beliefs
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    The Shia and their Beliefs

    Rate this post The objective of this book is to familiarize readers with the Shia beliefs, which is the Islamic faith as taught by the imams of the Prophet Household and to correct misconceptions and dispel false notions about its origin and beliefs which have been concocted and propagated by its political opponents. In preparing […]

  •  Shi’a Usool al-Deen
    Shi’a Usool al-Deen
    5 (100%) 1 vote

    Shi’a Usool al-Deen

    Shi’a Usool al-Deen 5 (100%) 1 vote This book is the English translation of Abdul Kareem Mushtaq Shaheed’s Urdu booklet ‘Usul-e-Deen’. This was the first book written by him, after he converted to Shi’a Islam in the 1970’s. In the final chapter he challenged the Ahl’ul Sunnah with 100 questions that we have already translated […]

  •  Majalis
    Majalis
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    Majalis

    Majalis 3 (60%) 1 vote Compilation of this work is taken from several scholarly Majaalis {lectures} of the Honourable Scholar Shaikh Moiseraza Abdul Mu’min of Paris. We here in Dar es Salaam had the golden opportunity to hear his impressive, energetic, scholarly and educative lectures during the mourning days of Muharram of 1434 A.H. corresponding to the Christian era 2013.

  •  Saqifa
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    Saqifa

    Rate this post Saqifa: The First Manifestations of the Emergence of the Shi’i Viewpoint by Prof. Dr. Sayyid Husayn Muhammad Ja’fari …

  •  Ali un-Wali Allah; in Kalima & Adhan
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    Ali un-Wali Allah; in Kalima & Adhan

    Rate this post In this document we will seek to address one of the most common objection raised by Nasibi against the Shi?a, namely their recital of Aliyun Waliyullah in the Kalima and Adhan. Nasibi stoke up all manner of hatred in their papers and speeches by appealing to the ignorant masses to ask themselves […]

  •  The Term “Rafida” in Imami Shiʿi Usage
    The Term “Rafida” in Imami Shiʿi Usage
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    The Term “Rafida” in Imami Shiʿi Usage

    The Term “Rafida” in Imami Shiʿi Usage 2 (40%) 1 vote The term “Rafida,” originally used as a pejorative appellation, was quite early interpreted by the Imamfs (against whom it was primarily directed) as an honorific signifying “Those who rejected evil.” This interpretation rests largely on the parallel drawn between the Shfca and the “proto-Rafida,” […]

  •  Tashihul I’tiqad: The Emendation of A Shi‘ite Creed Vol. 2
    Tashihul I’tiqad: The Emendation of A Shi‘ite Creed Vol. 2
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    Tashihul I’tiqad: The Emendation of A Shi‘ite Creed Vol. 2

    Tashihul I’tiqad: The Emendation of A Shi‘ite Creed Vol. 2 1.5 (30%) 2 votes This text is a translation of Tashihu ‘l-I‘tiqad of Abu ‘Abdillah, Muhammad ibn Muhammad ibn Nu‘man, Known as ash-Shaykh al-Mufid (336/948 or 338/950 – 413/1022)

  •  Conspiracies against Shi’ism harmful to Islamic Unity
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    Conspiracies against Shi’ism harmful to Islamic Unity

    Rate this post This booklet is about the conspiracies against Shi’ism which is very harmful to Islamic Unity and must be taken serious and not to allow the mis-lead ummah by interpreting about Shia what is not in real shiite educations …

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