Book Review

Book on Life of Prominent Qaris to Be Unveiled...

SHAFAQNA- A book featuring the life and achievements of 31 renowned Qaris of the Muslim world will be unveiled in...

Man and His Destiny

SHAFAQNA- AUTHOR(S): Ayatullah Murtadha Mutahhari PUBLISHER(S): Islamic Seminary Publications This title deals with the Islamic point of view on fate and destiny. Martyr Ayatullah...

Arbaeen of Imam Husayn A.S

SHAFAQNA- AUTHOR(S): Shaykh Saleem Bhimji PUBLISHER(S): www.al-mubin.org What follows in this piece is a brief look at the “Arba‘een” of Imam al-Husayn, peace...

BOOK RELEASE – A Tale Of Grand Resistance: Yemen,...

A SHAFAQNA PUBLICATION -  Shafaqna is proud to present its second publication this year by Catherine Shakdam - Director...

BOOK RELEASE – From Mecca to the plain of...

A SHAFAQNA PUBLICATION -  While History remains a subject of contention within the Islamic community as it often forces to look...

Islam, Dialogue and Civil Society

SHAFAQNA- Islam, Dialogue and Civil Society by  Sayyid Mohammad Khatami (c) Mohammad Khatami, 2000 Published by: The Foundation for the Revival of Islamic Heritage, Karachi,...

The Peace Treaty of al-Hasan (a)

SHAFAQNA- AUTHOR(S): Shaykh Radi Aal-Yasin PUBLISHER(S): Ansariyan Publications - Qum TRANSLATOR(S): Jasim al-Rasheed CATEGORY: Early Islamic History The 12 Imams TOPIC TAGS: PEACE TREATY IMPORTANT NOTICE: In the Name of Allah, Most...

Book review: Unity In Islam – Reflections And Insights

SHAFAQNA- Tallal Alie Turfe ISBN 978-0-940368-47-7 Paperback, 269 pg. Unity in Islam - Reflections and Insights discusses the importance of relying on the...

The Victory of Truth: The Life of Zaynab bint...

SHAFAQNA- Biography of the daughter of Imam 'Ali (a), her early life, and her important role in the events of...

BOOK REVIEW – Islam and the Veil: Theoretical and...

SHAFAQNA - This volume is centred around the theme of veiling in Islam and provides multifarious aspects of the discussion...

A detail and inspiring account of the life of...

SHAFAQNA- Author(s): Ayatullah Jafar Subhani Publisher(s): Islamic Seminary Publications Category: Early Islamic History Prophet Muhammad

Islamic Science and the Making of the European Renaissance

SHAFAQNA - By George Saliba - The Islamic scientific tradition has been described many times in accounts of Islamic...

BOOK REVIEW – ‘Christ in Night of Glory’ translated...

SHAFAQNA - A book narrating the story of Ayatollah Khamenei’s visit to homes of Christian martyrs is translated into English...

BOOK REVIEW – ‘The Kindness of Enemies’ by Leila...

SHAFAQNA - Award-winning Sudanese writer Leila Aboulela was born in Cairo and raised in Khartoum, Sudan, a place that features...

BOOK REVIEW – Shi’ite Islam by by Allamah Sayyid...

SHAFAQNA - Despite growing interest in the last hundred years in both orientalism and comparative religions, and the fact that...

BOOK REVIEW – After the Prophet: The Epic Story...

SHAFAQNA - Before it was just plain ‘Muslim’, but we now live in era where the words ‘Sunni’ and ‘Shia’...

Why Nations Fail – The Origin of Power,prosperity, and...

SHAFAQNA - Acemoglu and Robinson’s Why Nations Fail is a history book written by economists which attempts to tackle...

BOOK REVIEW – Mystical Dimensions of Islam

SHAFAQNA -Thirty-five years after its original publication, Mystical Dimensions of Islam, by Annemarie Schimmel still stands as the most valuable...

BOOK REVIEW – Islam, an Introduction

SHAFAQNA - Islam: An Introduction gives much attention to questions of universal values, Islam and democracy, gender issues, women’s rights...

Arabia’s Rising – Under The Banner Of The First...

SHAFAQNA - PRESS RELEASE VERITAS CONSULTING -Insightful and bold, Arabia’s Rising is not only anchored in history, it is built...

BOOK REVIEW: The Sayings & Wisdom of Imam ‘Ali

SHAFAQNA - Imam `Ali, who was a cousin of the Prophet Muhammad, was the first man to accept Islam, when...

BOOK REVIEW: Inner Dimensions of Islamic Worship

SHAFAQNA - In this book readers are led on a powerful and inspiring journey through the inner dimensions of a...

BOOK REVIEW: The First Muslim: The Story of Muhammad

SHAFAQNA - The extraordinary life of the man who founded Islam, and the world he inhabited - and remade. Muhammad's was...

Book Review: The Heirs of the Prophet Muhammad

SHAFAQNA - The Heirs of the Prophet Muhammad by Barnaby Rogerson 415pp, Little,Brown On the morning of his death, the Prophet Muhammad unexpectedly...

Book Review: Prophet’s covenant with the Christians of the...

SHAFAQNA - The Covenants of the Prophet Muhammad with the Christians of the World. By John Andrew Morrow. Tacoma. WA:...

Book Review: Encounters With Islam: On Religion, Politics and...

SHAFAQNA - Malise Ruthven is recognised as one of foremost commentators on the Islamic world and its relations with the...

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