Download E-books Islamic Doctrines Simplified PDF

By AlBalagh Foundation - XKP

Excellent for younger readers, short information about God's Love, Thanking Allah, The Oneness of Allah, The Bestower of Provision, Allah, the Omniscient, Prophethood, Miracles, existence After dying, Allah's power, The Hereafter, Paradise And Hell, have to Worship and plenty of more..


Al Balagh beginning Tehran, Islamic Republic of Iran

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Download E-books Moment by Moment: Expecting the Advent of al-Qa'im (atfs) PDF

By Vahid Majd - XKP

All the prophets and apostles have emphasised the truth that a savior will arrive on the finish of time who will enforce the govt. of justice over the globe. This information has been heard because people seemed in the world.

Allah has indicated this promise in the entire early scriptures and commanded people all through a while to count on the manifestation of the dominion of Allah in the world. The holy Quran additionally provides happy tidings of the day for which the entire believers of the area are enthusiastically anticipating, and confirms that the righteous and virtuous servants of Allah shall eventually inherit the earth:

The earth is Allah's. He offers it as a history to whom He wills, and the tip is for the watchful. (7:128)

The so much wonderful additionally says:

And certainly We wrote within the Psalm (Zabur) after the reminder that My righteous servants shall inherit the earth. (21:105)



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Download E-books Destiny Disrupted: A History of the World Through Islamic Eyes PDF

We within the west percentage a typical narrative of global historical past. yet our tale mostly omits an entire civilization whose voters shared a wholly diversified narrative for 1000 years.

In Destiny Disrupted, Tamim Ansary tells the wealthy tale of global background because the Islamic global observed it, from the time of Mohammed to the autumn of the Ottoman Empire and past. He clarifies why our civilizations grew up oblivious to one another, what occurred after they intersected, and the way the Islamic global used to be suffering from its gradual popularity that Europe—a position it lengthy perceived as primitive and disorganized—had someway hijacked destiny.

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Download E-books Scheherazade Goes West: Different Cultures, Different Harems PDF

By Fatema Mernissi

Throughout my formative years, my grandmother Yasmina, who was once illiterate and grew up in a harem, repeated that to go back and forth is tips on how to research and to empower your self. "When a girl comes to a decision to take advantage of her wings, she takes vast risks," she could inform me, yet she used to be confident that should you didn't use them, it hurt....

So remembers Fatema Mernissi on the outset of her captivating new e-book. Of all of the classes she discovered from her grandmother — whose domestic used to be, finally, one of those legal — the main crucial used to be that the chance to go limitations was once a sacred privilege. certainly, in trips either actual and psychological, Mernissi has spent nearly all of her existence touring — made up our minds to "use her wings" and to give up her gender's alleged legacy of powerlessness.

Bursting with the power of Mernissi's character and of her wealthy historical past, Scheherazade is going West finds the author's precise reviews as a liberated, self sustaining Moroccan lady confronted with the peculiarities and unforeseen encroachments of Western tradition. Her frequently unbelievable discoveries concerning the stipulations of and attitudes towards ladies worldwide — and the exquisitely embroidered amalgam of clear-eyed autobiography and stunning meta-fiction wherein she relates these various discoveries — upload as much as a deliciously wry, engagingly cosmopolitan, and deeply penetrating narrative.
In her prior bestselling works, Mernissi — widely known because the world's maximum residing Koranic student and Islamic sociologist — has shed extraordinary gentle at the lives of ladies within the center East. Now, as a author and scholarly veteran of the high-wire act of straddling disparate societies, she trains her eyes at the lady tradition of the West.

For her book's encouraged important metaphor, Mernissi turns to the traditional Islamic culture of oral storytelling, illuminating her grandmother's feminized, subversive, and hugely erotic tackle Scheherazade's wife-preserving stories from The Arabian Nights — after which ingeniously utilising them to her personal lyrically decorated own narrative. Interwoven with brilliant ruminations on her early life, her schooling, and her a number of overseas travels are the author's piquant musings on a number of deeply embedded societal stipulations that upload up, Mernissi argues, to a veritable "Western harem."

A provocative and energetic problem to the typical assumption that ladies have it rather a lot higher within the West than wherever else on this planet, Mernissi's booklet is an entrancing and well timed examine the way in which we are living right here and now. by way of inspiring us to reassess even the main standard elements of our tradition with clean eyes and a hefty dose of suspicion, Scheherazade is going West bargains an invigorating, candid, and unique new standpoint at the issues and concepts to which Betty Friedan first became us on approximately 40 years in the past.

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Download E-books The Myth of the Andalusian Paradise: Muslims, Christians, and Jews under Islamic Rule in Medieval Spain PDF

By Dario Fernandez-Morera

A finalist for World Magazine’s e-book of the Year!

The fantasy of the Andalusian Paradise is vital examining. it's going to quickly locate its position at the cabinets of most suitable educational associations and within the syllabi of pioneering scholars.”
Antonio Carreño, W. Duncan McMillan relations Professor within the Humanities, Emeritus, Brown University 
“I couldn't placed this e-book down. The fable of the Andalusian Paradise constitutes a watershed in scholarship. . . . Fernández-Morera brilliantly debunks the myths that for therefore lengthy have ruled Islamic historiography and traditional knowledge. We have been anticipating this nice breakthrough.”
Raphael Israeli, Professor Emeritus of heart jap, Islamic, and chinese language background, Hebrew collage of Jerusalem
“Fernández-Morera examines the bottom of Islamic Spain. . . . this is often an clever reinterpretation of a meant paradise of convivencia.”
Julia Pavón Benito, Professor of Medieval Spanish historical past, collage of Navarra
“Desperately, desperately wanted as a counter to the mythology that pervades academia in this subject.”
Paul F. Crawford, Professor of old and Medieval historical past, California college of Pennsylvania
“A ideal booklet. This sober and hard-hitting reassessment demolishes the myths of non secular tolerance and multiculturalism that experience hopelessly romanticized the precarious coexistence and vicious realities of medieval Spain less than Muslim rule. . . . Must-reading.”
Noël Valis, Professor, division of Spanish and Portuguese, Yale University

Scholars, reporters, or even politicians uphold Muslim-ruled medieval Spain—“al-Andalus”—as a multicultural paradise, a spot the place Muslims, Christians, and Jews lived in harmony.

There is just one challenge with this broadly authorised account: it is a myth.

In this groundbreaking e-book, Northwestern college pupil Darío Fernández-Morera tells the full tale of Islamic Spain. The fantasy of the Andalusian Paradise shines mild on hidden background by way of drawing on an abundance of fundamental resources that students have missed, in addition to archaeological proof only in the near past unearthed.

This intended beacon of peaceable coexistence started, in fact, with the Islamic Caliphate’s conquest of Spain. faraway from a land of non secular tolerance, Islamic Spain was once marked by means of spiritual and accordingly cultural repression in all components of existence and the marginalization of Christians and different groups—all this within the provider of social regulate by means of autocratic rulers and a category of non secular authorities.

The delusion of the Andalusian Paradise presents a desperately wanted reassessment of medieval Spain. As professors, politicians, and pundits proceed to have fun Islamic Spain for its “multiculturalism” and “diversity,” Fernández-Morera units the historic checklist straight—showing politically helpful delusion is a fable nonetheless.

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