American Crescent

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Subtitle : A Muslim cleric on the power of his faith, the struggle against prejudice, and the future of Islam in America Author : Imam Hassan Qazwini Language : English ISBN: 978-0-9910250-1-5 This book is a memoir written by a Shia religious leader living in America. In it, he recounts his own unique experiences in an […]

The Sacred Effusion

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Subtitle : Reflections on Ziyarat `Ashura’ of Sayyid al-Shuhada’ al-Husayn Ibn `Ali (peace be upon him) Author : Shaykh Muhammad M Khalfan Forward by : Shaykh Khalil Jaffer Language : English ISBN: 978-190928506-4 Ziyarat `Ashura, if recited constantly, has the power to awaken us and motivate us to begin our inner journey of struggle against our lower self. When we […]

God’s Emissaries

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Subtitle : Adam to Jesus Author : Shaykh Rizwan Arastu Language : English ISBN: 978-0-962-21411-4 The book before you is the first of its kind. It has elevated the genre of Prophetic stories to new heights. Rather than simply collecting and translating scripture and traditions, God’s Emissaries: Adam to Jesus presents a comprehensive, theologically sound, […]

Ibn Tufayl’s Hayy ibn Yaqzan

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Subtitle : A philosophical tale Author : Abu Bakr Ibn Tufayl (d. 1185) Translator and Commentator : Lenn Evan Goodman Language : English ISBN: 978-0-226-30310-9   Coming from an age when perhaps, reading works of fiction would have been frowned upon as an idle pastime and diversion of the mind away from God into frivolous pursuits, comes […]

The Lemon Tree

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Subtitle : An Arab, a Jew, and the Heart of the Middle East Author : Sandy Tolan Language : English ISBN: 978-1-59691-343-1 In 1967, Bashir Al-Khayri, a Palestinian twenty-five-year-old, journeyed to Israel, with the goal of seeing the beloved old stone house, with the lemon tree behind it, that he and his family had fled […]

Passing through the Dream

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Author : Rebecca Masterton Language : English ISBN: 978-0-9559344-0-7 A collection of eight short stories that fuses the culture of Western Europe with esoteric Islam. Enter a world where time and space melt away to reveal hidden truths; where the darkness of the twenty-first century is infused with the light of comedy and humour and […]

The Elixir of Love

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Subtitle : Shaykh Rajab Ali Khayyat Author : Ayatullah Mohammed Reyshahri Language : English ISBN: 9781502509888 This book was written in the memory of Shaikh Rajab Ali Khayyat. It includes spiritual lessons on the love of Allah (swt) from the life of this 20th century spiritual exemplar in the form of anecdotes from his life […]

Shi’a Sects (Kitab Firaq al-Shi’a)

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Author : al-Hasan ibn Musa al-Nawbakhti Translator : Abbas Kadhim Language : English ISBN: 978-1-904063-26-1 Experts on Islam consider Kitab Firaq al-Shi’a a seminal work for two main reasons: First, it is the earliest work on the subject that has survived in its entirety. Second, it is the earliest textbook that provides an Imami Shi’a […]

Life of Gnosis

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Subtitle : A Mystical Study of Imam Ali’s Life Author : Ayatullah Jawadi Amuli Language : English ISBN: 978-0-9936119-0-2 A seminal work on the nature of the mystical tradition in Islam – referred to as gnosticism here – this book vividly illustrates the limitations of rational methods in apprehending reality as such. By exposing the […]

Avicenna’s Medicine

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Subtitle : A New Translation of the 11th Century Canon with Practical Applications for Integrative Health Care Authors : Abu-Asab Mones, Hakima Amri and Marc S. Micozzi Language : English ISBN: 978-159477432-4 The first contemporary translation of the 1,000-year-old text at the foundation of modern medicine and biology • Presents the actual words of Avicenna […]