Prophet Muhammad

 Prophet Muhammad (S)

The Prophet Muhammad, (pbuh) 

“Never has man set for himself, voluntarily or involuntarily, a more sublime aim, since this aim was superhuman: to subvert superstitions which had been interposed between man and his Creator, to render God unto man and man unto God; to restore the rational and sacred idea of divinity amidst the chaos of the material and disfigured gods of idolatry, then existing...”

Event of Ghadir Khumm
Scholarly examination of sources and narrators of the tradition of Al-Ghadir as well as maps of Ghadir Khumm.

A Glance at Historiography in Shi'ite Culture, by Rasul Ja'fariyan
Shi'i historians throughout history and their works on the prophets, kalami, hadithi, and maqtal literature, cities and regions, and the 12 Imams.

A Glance at the Life of the Holy Prophet of Islam, by Dar Rah Haqq's Board of Writers
A comprehensive biogrophy of the life of the Final Messenger of God (s), from his birth to events immediately after his death.

A Glimpse of the Character Traits of the Prophet Muhammad, Part I, by Sayyid Abu’l-Fadl Mujtahid Zanjani
In this paper, the author reviews the life and conduct of Prophet Muhammad (s) in a scholarly manner focusing specifically on his exemplary standard of morality and his forbearance towards others.

A Manual of Ramadhan Devotions  
The arabic text, english translations, and audio recordings of supplications recited in Ramadhan, including Du'a Iftitah, the A'amal of Laylatul Qadr, and sermon of the Prophet (s) welcoming the month of Ramadhan (Ramadan).

Beacons of Light, by Abu Ali al-Fadl al-Tabarsi
The Prophet of Islam (s), his signs, miracles, biography and family life, and a biography of his daughter Lady Fatima (a).

 Brief history of the Prophet (s) and his daughter Fatima (a), the confluence of two lights, by Dr. Hamid Algar, Univ. of California, Berkeley, USA, 11th September, 2001

 Dhana ya Ndoa ya Mitala na Ndoa za Mtukufu Mtume, by Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi

 Eid al-Ghadir: festa religiosa o culturale?, by Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi

  Eid al-Mubahala, by Maulana Muhammad Zaki Baqiri, al-Mahdi Islamic Centre, Toronto, Canada, Dhil Hijja 1420

Hayat Al-Qulub vol 2, A Detailed Biography of Prophet Muhammad (S), by Allamah Muhammad Baqir Al-Majlisi
This is the second volume of the three volume series by Allamah Al-Majlisi, titled Hayat al-Qulub (Life of the Hearts). This volume is a very detailed and comprehensive biography of Prophet Muhammad [s], starting with an account of his esteemed ancestry and ending with the events that transpired shortly after his death.

In Praise of Muhammad (s)  
Hazrat Abu Talib praises the Holy Prophet (s), from the book 'The Beacons of Light' by al-Tabrisi.

Maadhimisho ya Maulid, by Shaikh Akmal Hussein Tahir
Celebrating the Mawlid of the Prophet (s)

Maulidi, si bida, si haramu , by Sh. Abdilahi Nassir
Celebrating the birthday of the Prophet [s] (Mawlud al-Nabi) is neither an innovation (bid'ah) nor is it forbidden (haraam)

Me'raj - The Night Ascension, by Mullah Faidh al-Kashani
Me'raj in the Qur'an, physical ascension, traditions relating the events which occurred during Me'raj

  Meeladun Nabi - Part 5/7 by Ustadh Muhammad Dumila, Radio Broadcast on Pwani FM 103.0

 Milaad an-Nabi [s]  by Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi , Toronto, Canada , 17th Rabee`ul Awwal 1418 AH, 22 July 1997

Milad al-Nabi [s] Seminar Part 1 by Shariff Aidarus Mzee Mwenye

Milad al-Nabi [s] Seminar Part 2 by Shariff Aidarus Mzee Mwenye  

Military Management in the Battles of the Prophet (s), by Muhammad Dhahir Watr
A very detailed and fully referenced text about the management, organization and mode of operation of the Islamic military in the battles that the Muslim community engaged in under the leadership of the Holy Prophet [s].

 Mtume Kupambana na Umaskini 1 & 2 by Sheikh Abdillahi Nassir

Mtume [s] - Kiongozi wa Ummah by Shariff Aidarus Mzee Mwenye  

Muhammad, by Yasin T. al-Jibouri
A full-length biography of the life of the Prophet Muhammad, including a chapter on his ancestors, the settings of Hijaz at that time, and the events surrounding his birth. This well-researched text covers all important features of the Prophet's life and provides detailed reference where necessary.

Muhammad and His God before the Bethat, by Dr. Hatem Abu Shahba
This text, written by Dr. Hatem Abu Shahba and translated into English by Jerrmein Abu Shahba, sheds the spotlight on the immaculate character of the Holy Messenger (SA) and his inclination towards divine proximity before the Revelation (Be'that).  The reader further realizes and appreciates the special secret relationship which Muhammad (SA) enjoyed with His beloved God long before his official inauguration as Seal of Prophets to deliver the universal message of Islam to all of mankind.

Muhammad Mtume wa Allah, by Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi
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Muongozo wa Wasomao, by Omar Jumaa Mayunga
Mi'raj, Taqiyya, Tahrif al-Qur'an, Seeing Allah on Day of Judgement, the Start of Revelation

  Profecías del Profeta en las Escrituras Hindúes, Judías, y Cristianas. by Sayyed Saeed Akhtar Rizvi (r.a.)

Prophet Muhammad (s) a Brief Biography
Simple account of the live of the final Messenger (s).

Prophet Muhammad (views by Non-Muslims)
An Islamic Factsheet: Short and concise articles on a single subject in numerous languages. Excellent for quick reading, Muslim centers or places of learning, da'wah purposes, or to give to your friends and coworkers. Part of the Personalities Factsheets.

Sayings of Prophet Muhammad (s)
On charity, education, envy, anger, behavior, pride, parents, sympathy, and more.

Seal of the Prophets and His Message, by Sayyid Mujtaba Musavi Lari   Prophethood, miracles, revelation, inerrancy, splendor of Prophet Muhammad (s), migration, Qur'anic themes, and the sealing of Prophethood.

Sherehe za Kuzaliwa kwa Mtume Muhammad [s] by Shariff Aidarus Mzee Mwenye

Siku ya Mayatima by Shariff Aidarus Mzee Mwenye 

The Advice of the Prophet (s) to Abu Dharr
Advice of the Prophet to the great companion Abu Dharr.

The Area Inside and Surrounding the Holy Rawdah of the Prophet's Mosque
Part of the Hajj 2004 handouts prepared by scholars of the Hawza.

The Battle of Badr
History of the battle, and the elements of the Islamic defense.

The Battle of Uhud, by M. Jawad Chirri
History of the battle, elements of Islamic defense, 'Ali and the banner bearers, defeat after victory, the role of the Prophet (s) and Imam 'Ali (a).

The Coming of the Most Noble Messenger (s)
From the book 'The Voice of Human Justice', and inspiring account of the character and role of the Prophet (s), and the change he brought to people around him.

The Incident of Ghadir Khumm - A Brief Introduction, by Mahmood Merchant, UK, March 1999 

The Life of Muhammad the Prophet, by Sayyid Sa'eed Akhtar Rizvi
Detailed account of the life and history of Prophet Muhammad (s), including his birth and early life, events in Makkah and Madina, and his final years.

The Message, by Ayatullah Ja'far Subhani
A detail and inspiring account of the life of Prophet Muhammad (s), based on authentic historical documents.

The Prophet and Prophetic Tradition, by Seyyed Hossein Nasr
Prophethood in Islam, the role of Prophet Muhammad (s), characteristics and perfection of the Prophet.

The Prophet's Spiritual State at the Time of His Mission, by S. Ahmad Rahnamaei
In this paper the author studies some major aspects of the life of the Prophet Muhammad at the beginning of his mission, especially the way he received revelation from God. The author discusses in detail this part of the Prophet's life from both Shi'a and Sunni sources (which are well referenced).

The Unschooled Prophet, by Ayatullah Murtaza Mutahhari
One of the highlights in the life of the Prophet (s) is the fact that he was untrained and unschooled. The scribes of the Prophet, Hudaybiyya, the word 'ummi', and the literacy of the Prophet.

To Whom Does the Purification Verse Refer To?, by Dr. Hatem Abu Shahba
This text, written by Dr. Hatem Abu Shahba and translated into English by Jerrmein Abu Shahba, is a brief research to identify without any reasonable doubt whom the verse of purification in Surat Al Ahzaab (33) refers to.