Ibn Battuta: A Concise Life
Journey through the medieval Muslim world and beyond with Ibn Battuta, the greatest traveller of his time.
Ibn Battuta (1304–1368/9 CE) was no ordinary traveller. His insatiable desire to explore took him further than any other man in medieval times. But did you know that along the way he served sultans, sailed angry seas and even soared above mountains on the back of a bird?
In this short biography you will discover how Ibn Battuta’s travels took him to nearly every part of the Muslim world at the time. Between 1325 CE when he set off from Morocco and 1354 CE when he finally returned home, he had visited about forty modern countries and travelled roughly 75,000 miles, going on foot, camel, horse, wagon, boat and even sled.
In this short biography you will discover how Ibn Battuta’s travels took him to nearly every part of the Muslim world at the time.
I Wonder About The Prophet (Book Three)0 out of 5(0)
Have you ever wondered what the Prophet Muhammad believed before he became a prophet, why he is so important or why he is praised so often? You might wonder how he treated animals and children or if he performed miracles. All of these questions, and many more, are explored inside.
The third book in the series that answers some of the cunning questions children ask about the Islam.
- Why do we need Prophets?
- Why was the Prophet born in Makkah?
- What was Muhammad like before he was a Prophet?
- Who named the Prophet?
- What is Salawat?
- Did the Prophet know how to read and write?
- Why was a person chosen to deliver Allah’s message?
- Did the Prophet Muhammad perform miracles?
- How did the Prophet treat animals?
- Did the Prophet like children?
- Did the Prophet have fun and joke with his friends?
- What is the Sunnah of the Prophet Muhammad
- “If the Prophet lived today would he clean his teeth with miswak (stick toothbrudh) or with a toothbrush?”
Other Books in the series£4.99Pages : 160Binding : PaperbackPublished : 2016Age : 7-9 years - 9-12 years
A Day with the Prophet (Revised Edition)0 out of 5(0)
Ahmad von Denffer
A Day with the Prophet is a short but comprehensive guide for anyone who would like to know about the Prophet’s instructions regarding daily life. It invites Muslims and non-Muslims to acquaint themselves with the prophet’s sunnah (acts and sayings) and inspires them to follow it with sincerity and devotion.
The ahadith have been selected from well-known collections of hadith-literature to present a composite picture of the life of the Prophet described in the Qur’an as the best model for humanity.
About the Author
Ahmad Von Denffer was born in Germany in 1949. He studied Islamic and social anthropology at the University of Mainz. He was at the Islamic Foundation, Leicester as Research Fellow in 1978-1984. He is currently working with the Islamic Centre, Munich, Germany. His other publications include: Literarture on Hadith in European Languages: A Bibliography; a German translation of Nawawi’s Forty Hadith; A Day With the Prophet in both English and German; and other works£4.95Pages : 144Binding : PaperbackPublished : 2015Age : young adult
I Wonder About Allah (Book Two)0 out of 5(0)
The I Wonder About Islam series give young readers answers to the BIG questions they have about Islam in brilliant little books. Written in a friendly and accessible style for today’s youth, these are essential companions for questioning young minds.
Have you ever wondered about Allah? Have you ever wanted to ask how Allah will bring dead people back to life? Why Allah created the universe or why He made the Earth and humans? These questions, and many more, are explored inside.
The second book in the series that answers some of the cunning questions children ask about God (Allah).
The “I Wonder About Islam” series includes the following titles, scheduled for release over the next two years:£4.99Pages : 136Binding : PaperbackPublished : 2013Age : 7-9 years - 9-12 years
Abu Bakr: The First Caliph0 out of 5(0)
Muhammad Rashid Feroze
A brief biography of this prominent and beloved Companion of the Prophet Muhammad and first Caliph after the Prophet’s death.£2.25Pages : 44Binding : PaperbackPublished : 1982Age : 9-12 years
She Wore Red Trainers0 out of 5(0)
Na’ima B. Robert
When Ali first meets Amirah, he notices everything about her – her hijab, her long eyelashes and her red trainers – in the time it takes to have one look, before lowering his gaze. And, although Ali is still coming to terms with the loss of his mother and exploring his identity as a Muslim, and although Amirah has sworn never to get married, they can’t stop thinking about each other.
Can Ali and Amirah ever have a halal ‘happily ever after’?£6.99Pages : 250Binding : PaperbackPublished : 2014
Daily Wisdom: Sayings of the Prophet Muhammad0 out of 5(0)
Abdur Raheem Kidwai
This beautiful presentation of the Prophet Muhammad’s teachings engages the reader in a moment daily reflection. With 365 traditions covering a whole year, this is a must for every home. “An essential companion to the second book “Daily Wisdom: Selections from the Holy Quran”.£9.99Pages : 400Binding : HardbackPublished : 2010Age : young adult