Formal prayer (salah) is the second pillar of Islam, and the most important of a Muslim's acts of worship. Prophet Muhammad (peace and blessings be upon him) said: "The first of one's actions for which
In this first of his eight-volume Islamic Creed Series, Dr. 'Umar al-Ashqar discusses the mistaken ideas that have crept into Muslim thinking concerning Allah and His attributes, and highlights the fact that th
From the moment an individual is conceived in his mother's womb, until death and beyond, angels play a part in human life. Angels accompany each human being, protecting him or her and keeping a record of all that person's deeds. Angels
Some people think that writing this topic is writing about a topic that is from the periphery of knowledge. They ap
From time immemorial, the Devil has been launching his attacks against people. But from that time, Allah has been sending His Message to humankind, reminding them of the purpose for which they were created, namely, to worship Him alone.
What happens after death? When will the end of the world be? Are we really living in the 'last days’? These are questions which concern everyone, no matter what his or her background. Many have tried to answer these questions, pro
Belief in the Day of Resurrection is one of the central tenets of Islamic faith. It is a belief that was preached by all the prophets, and it is a belief that makes sense of a sometimes incomprehensible world. Belief in the Day of Resur
In the end, nothing is more important to the believer than attaining admittance to Paradise and avoiding Hell. This will be the fruit of a person’s deeds in this life. These issues, which are matters of the unseen, are major issues of
The will and decree of Allah: Is this a matter which is directly relevant to the day-to-day life of the Muslim, or is it an obscure topic best left to the debates of philosophers and theologians? Does it imply that Muslims are ‘fatali
This package includes all 8 volumes of the Islamic Creed Series. These deeply written books explain, thoroughly, all the creeds and fundamentals of Islam, like the beliefs, the unseen creations, and the hereafter. They are written in an easy-to-underst
The Ideal Muslim : The True Islamic Personality as Defined in the Qur'an and SunnahThe ideal Muslim is a man of the highest moral character. In his relation with his rabb (lord), himself, family, parents, relatives, friends, and the community
The Ideal Muslimah : The True Islamic Personality as Defined in the Qur'an and SunnahThe Ideal Muslimah is proud of the great position that Islam has given her among humanity. She performs her duties knowing that her role is clearly defined an
At a time in which the Muslims are beset with trials from every periphery and within, comes this heartening book rooted in the commandments of Allah (swt), the Sunnah and the excellent guidance and examples of the Muslims that have come before us.
There are many teaching methods with different means and aids. Correcting mistakes is one of these teaching methods and educationalists call is the remedial method. Correcting people's mistakes is essential if teaching people is the aim. Co
In 'The Prick of a Thorn: Coping with the Trials and Tribulations of Life', Dr. Aisha Utz helps the reader to understand the logic of events in a seemingly chaotic world, to comprehend the rationale for seemingly unbearable trials and tribulations, and to implement sound Islamic methodology in finding the most effective coping techniques.
You Can Be The Happiest Woman In The World (A Treasure Chest Of Reminders) Do you want to be happy? We are all looking for an escape from worry, and depression, and for ways to find happiness. This book presents the route to happiness in a nuts
"Allah is watching you in prayer!" How many times have we heard that phrase and overlooked it? Too many to count, correct? If we don't fear Allah in prayer, then how can we expect to fear him anywhere else? If we have the chance to be so close t
In marriage, it often happens that we come across a situation in which things seem to be going haywire, and we wonder what would have been the ideal stance and the best way to handle this problem. For Muslims, the best stance and the best way is that o
The renowned contemporary Arab historian of Islam, Dr. Ali M. Sallabi has written a fascinating biography of a man who looms larger than life throughout history, yet who remains largely unknown to people outside the Arab world. Dr. Sallabi's meticulous
A detailed explanation of the basic principles of Qur'anic Interpretation, Usool at Tafseer, is a necessary handbook for anyone who wishes to acquire an understanding of Allah's Book, The Noble Qur'an. Introducing the reader to the science of
The science of hadeeth terminology and assessment is a particularly difficult field of study. Dr. Bilal Philips has managed in this text to simplify this topic and to make it quite relevant to our times by addressing some of the most challenging questi
Some of the major tribulations of human existence are the consequences of committing sins and spreading evil into the world. According to the moral scale of Islam, it is known that man is imperfect and fallible and prone to committing sins. This
Lena Winfrey Seder grew up with a loving Christian family in the Virginia countryside. As a shy young woman, she sought to expand her horizons and fly, like a butterfly. At first, her focus was on worldly success and fame, but when she found herself un
Great respect and reverence is shown towards the Qur'an by Muslims all over the world, and by multitudes recite its verses regularly. Yet, beyond our daily recitations of its verses - which is a form of worship that is praiseworthy and highly rewarded
Tafseer Soorah al-Hujurat: A Commentary on the 49th Chapter of the Qur’an is a treasury of divine advice, commandments, and prohibitions regarding common problems in social relations, including gossip, spyi
Tawheed, the belief in the Oneness of Allah, is the core of the Islamic faith. Humans, as the designated vicegerents of Allah on earth, have been ordered to put this belief into practice in every aspect of life. Without Tawheed
In this unique collection of Forty Hadiths on Poisonous Social Habits, Yahya Ondigo emulates the tradition of Imam an-Nawawi and other great scholars. He has compiled hadiths (records of the
The Fiqh of Worship is a translation of and commentary on Ibn Qudamah's highly esteemed &lsquoUmdat al-Fiqh, an abridged book of fiqh (Islamic jurisprudence) according to the Hanbali school.
The writer is a survivor of an accident that altered his life. He is a man who managed to overcome adversity and transform bitterness into personal success, as his literary gains outweighed his physical restrictions. Where his physical condition limite
With the advent of technology, the entertainment industry has flourished and become immensely popular. Combine this with the exponential advances in technology, and the result is an increasing number of ways to amuse ourselves. As a result of such adva
Muslims today, especially - but not exclusively - those living in the West, are faced with a variety of problems. There are the internal struggles of living an Islamic lifestyle in a world dominated by Western culture, the conflicts between parents and
Psychology is one of the most intriguing scientific disciplines humans are inherently curious about their own nature. Ironically, there are a multitude of theories and explanations that mislead and confuse the very same creatures that they are meant to
The Path to Self-Fulfilment seeks to uplift your inner soul and give you the necessary means to live a fulfillirfk life based upon both the love of Allah and the love and acceptance of the self.Happiness is crucial to being able to love Allah. H
Which Way- to Paradise? seeks to elucidate Islamic principles and injunctions and elaborate on the very spirit of Islam, while at the same time exposing and refuting common misconceptions about the religion. In an engaging question and answer format, K
The first question usually posed to a new Muslim convert - especially a woman - is: Why? Why would you leave the religion of your family to embrace Islam? I Became a Muslim was written to answer this question.Beginning with her early childhood m
The life of al-Hasan ibn Ali ibn Abi Talib (may Allah be pleased with him), a grandson of the Prophet (blessings and peace be upon him), demonstrates that one should give the highest priority to the unity of the Muslim community. This is an impor
For every letter of the Qur'an that a Muslim recites, he/she is rewarded ten times over. This immense reward for such a seemingly simple task emphasizes the importance of learning how to recite the Qur'an. Tajweed Rules for Qur'anic Recitation: A
Some Muslims commit acts which Allah never allowed. Ignorance is not an excuse for doing something wrong or illegal, hence it is important to make an effort to learn what these muharramât or forbidden acts are, in order to avoid ever committing them. Some topics discussed are calling on other than Allah, magic, fortune-telling and astrology.
This book highlights issues in Islam that are important and relevant to Muslims when they engage in tasks related to personal finances, business administration, investment, and work. Readers will find an overview of relevant excerpts from the Qur’an and the authentic Sunnah.
The Prophet (blessings and peace be upon him) said: "If anyone introduces into this religion of ours something that we have not commanded, it is to be rejected." (Reported by Bukhari and Muslim) Innovations in the religion, such