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The Surprising Story Of ‘Thomas Jefferson’s Qur’an’

Listen to author’s interview in NPR Thomas Jefferson had a vast personal library reflecting his enormous curiosity about the world. Among his volumes: a Quran purchased in 1765 that informed…

Amazon Book Review: Thomas Jefferson’s Qur’an: Islam and the Founders

Courtesy of Hanif Koya, California Author: Denise Spellberg Introduction In this original and illuminating book, Denise A. Spellberg reveals a little-known but crucial dimension of the story of American religious freedom—a…

Peace Be Upon You: Fourteen Centuries of Muslim, Christian, and Jewish Conflict and Cooperation

Editorial Reviews of this book From Publishers Weekly Conventional wisdom says that Christians, Jews and Muslims cannot get along and have never gotten along; the Crusades, the Inquisition and September…

The House of Wisdom: How Arabic Science Saved Ancient Knowledge and Gave Us the Renaissance

A myth-shattering view of the Islamic world’s myriad scientific innovations and the role they played in sparking the European Renaissance. By Jim al-Khalili, who is a leading theoretical nuclear physicist, a trustee…

Reborn – From MTV To Mecca

From MTV to Mecca: How Islam Inspired My Life by Kristiane Backer (Jan 16, 2013) $22.95 $16.99 Paperback  Order in the next 22 hours and get it by Tuesday, Nov 5. Only 1 left in stock – order…

“There is no scope for a counter response from Ahmadis”

The News on Sunday: On September 7, 1974, exactly 40 years ago, the Second Amendment to the Constitution that declared Ahmadis as non-Muslims was passed. It was a kind of…

The Autobiography of Malcolm X – Audiobook – by Malcolm X [ FULL ]

The Autobiography is a spiritual conversion narrative that outlines Malcolm X’s philosophy of black pride, black nationalism, and pan-Africanism. After the death of his subject, Haley authored the book’s epilogue,…

Creating a new Medina?

If the demand for Pakistan was firm and etched in stone, acceptance of the Cabinet Mission Plan indicated a clear and equally irrevocable departure from it Last week, The Hindu…

Author: I am Jewish and Palestinian

Ishmael’s Oranges by Claire Hajaj Book review by Amy Norman “Why does history only ever repeat its sorrows and not its joys?,” asks Claire Hajaj in her debut novel Ishmael’s…

A Book of Poems: Rawzan-e-Khayal by Kalimullah Khan

I would like to share a collection of poems written by Kalimullah Khan Sahib. He is an amazing author, writer, thinker, individual and a good role model to many of…

Book Review: Muslim, Christian and Jew: Finding a Path to Peace Our Faiths Can Share

Muslim, Christian and Jew: Finding a Path to Peace Our Faiths Can Share Book by David Liepert An honest and wholehearted attempt to fulfill a task that is incumbent upon…

Book Review: Struggling to Surrender: Some Impressions of an American Convert to Islam

In this book Professor Lang gives a very personal account of his search for God when he found out that his inherited religious beliefs could no longer answer his questions.…

Heaven’s Bankers: Inside the Hidden World of Islamic Finance by Harris Irfan, review: ‘noble intentions’ Is sharia-compliant banking just a way of twisting the rules?

By Mona Siddiqui8:00AM BST 19 Jul 2014 Even those who assume to know something about sharia – Islamic law – are reticent to make claims about Islamic finance, so complex…

The Power of Habit: Why We Do What We Do in Life and Business

Book by Charles Duhigg (Published: 2012 By Random House Publishing Group, Inc., New York Review by Dr. Naseer Tahir, Rochester, New York We are all slaves of our habits. Are you…

Book Review: Demystifying Islam: Tackling the Tough Questions

Epigraph: And He has already revealed to you in the Book that, when you hear the Signs of Allah being denied and mocked at, sit not with them until they…

Book Review: The Dark Box: A Secret History of Confession

Epigraph: And those who call not on any other God along with Allah, nor kill a person that Allah has forbidden except for just cause, nor commit adultery (or fornication),…

Book Review: EXTREMIST: A Response to Geert Wilders & Terrorists Everywhere

Book by Qasim Rashid B.Sc. JD Reviewed by Zia H Shah MD, Chief Editor of the Muslim Times The book has been released on May 28, 2014 and is available…

Book Review: A Call to Action: Women, Religion, Violence, and Power

Epigraph: Surely, men who submit themselves to God and women who submit themselves to Him, and believing men and believing women, and obedient men and obedient women and truthful men and truthful women,…

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