Category: Islam

  • Was ist Djihad? (SPEKTRUM IRAN Heft 1/2016) (German Edition) by Kulturabteilung der Botschaft der Islamischen Republik Iran

    By Kulturabteilung der Botschaft der Islamischen Republik Iran in Berlin

    Kulturabteilung der Botschaft der Islamischen Republik Iran in Berlin (Hrsg.)

    Was ist Djihad?

    SPEKTRUM IRAN, Heft 1/2016

    ›Djihad‹ ist ein regulate klarer Begriff, der aber in unserer Zeit schillernd und missverständlich geworden ist. was once bedeutet eigentlich Djihad? Ist er ein ›Kampfbegriff‹ des völkischen Zusammenhaltes und der allgemeinen Kampfmoral? Ist Djihad Ausdruck religiöser Selbstverherrlichung und Triumph über alle Gegner oder ein Prozess der demütigen Selbstreinigung und moralischen Kompetenzentwicklung? Wie haben sich Missdeutungen entwickelt?

    Betrachten wir die Entwicklungsgeschichte der Religionen, so dürfen wir feststellen, dass eines ihrer zentralen Anliegen darin besteht, ein friedliches Zusammenleben zu bewirken und dies durch Dogmen- und Normenbildung von iteration zu iteration weiterzugeben. Sie werden als Hüter der ethical und als ein Lehrmeister des menschlichen Gewissens wahrgenommen. Im Kontext der zarathustrischen faith wird die Triade des guten Denkens, des guten Redens und des guten Handelns als die shape der Elementarethik schlechthin betrachtet, die eine Umkehr der Menschennatur zu bewirken. Im Judentum, Christentum und Islam, geht es auf unterschiedliche Weise ebenfalls darum, den Menschen aus seinem unwissenden Dasein heraus in ein selbstbewusstes Geschöpf zu entwickeln. Er soll über sich hinauswachsen, um seine Umwelt in Verantwortung zu gestalten.
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  • Usul al-Fiqh: Methodology of Islamic Jurisprudence by Recep Dogan

    By Recep Dogan

    This publication bargains with the resources of Islamic jurisprudence and their significance in deducing the non secular rulings. It covers the concept that of ijtihād (independent reasoning), its stipulations and alertness and illustrates why it's a perform for specialists instead of laymen. It additionally explains the variations within the degrees of workmanship of the mujtahids. actually, there are seven designated classifications of mujtahid.

    The booklet additionally covers the communique of God as Lawgiver in regards to the behavior of accountable folks. It info the adaptation in probative worth of conversation in response to the level to which it binds somebody be it totally binding, a advice or mere permissibility.

    The reader might be in a position to comprehend the variation among fiqh (law) and Usūl al-Fiqh (methodology of law). Fiqh is the legislation itself while Usūl al-Fiqh is the method applied to extract the legislations. the connection among the 2 disciplines resembles that of the foundations of grammar to a language, or of common sense to philosophy. Usūl al-Fiqh during this feel presents the traditional standards for the right kind deduction of the rulings of fiqh from the assets of Shari’ah (the Qur’an and Sunnah).
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  • The Prophet Promised in World Scriptures by Ali Unal,Harun Gultekin

    By Ali Unal,Harun Gultekin

    This well-researched and accomplished ebook by means of Ali Ünal info the various prophecies in regards to the creation of the Prophet Muhammad in quite a few global scriptures. Unal argues that a variety of prophecies of the arriving of the Prophet Muhammad are present in the recent and previous Testaments, the Zoroastrian, Hindu and Buddhist Scriptures. He then heavily examines those prophecies via a comparative and verse-by-verse research and explains the explanation for his conclusions. This booklet will entice readers from all faiths and backgrounds that experience an curiosity in significant global religions and their sacred scriptures.
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  • Theodicy and Justice in Modern Islamic Thought: The Case of by Ibrahim M. Abu-Rabi

    By Ibrahim M. Abu-Rabi

    This publication explores the theology and philosophy of the celebrated glossy Muslim student and theologian Bediuzzaman stated Nursi [d.1960]. Nursi wrote in either Ottoman Turkish and Arabic and his existence and concept mirrored the transition of recent Turkey from an empire to an earthly republic. The participants to this quantity shed new mild on significant dimensions of Nursi's notion: theodicy and justice. Classical Muslim theologians debated those vital matters; notwithstanding, we needs to contemplate the trendy debate of those concerns within the context of the unconventional political and social differences of contemporary Turkey. Nursi explored those issues as they regarding the improvement of nation and society and the concern of Islam within the sleek secular geographical region. Nursi is the founding father of a 'faith circulation' in modern Turkey with thousands of fans world wide. during this ebook, exceptional students in Islamic, center jap, and Turkish experiences discover Nursi's notion on theodicy and justice compared to a couple of western philosophers, theologians, and males of letters, reminiscent of Dante, Merton, Kant, and Moltman. This ebook provides a useful source for reports in comparative faith, philosophy, and Islamic and center jap Studies.
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  • Spiritual Dimensions of Psychology by Hazrat Inayat Khan

    By Hazrat Inayat Khan

    In non secular Dimensions of Psychology Hazrat Inayat Khan explores the purification and coaching of the psyche, its use as a device in religious progress, and the internal teachings of the mystics on meditation, contemplation, instinct, visionary goals, proposal, revelation. The revised version contains 3 new chapters in addition to extra fabric, all from unique sources.
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  • Le Coran au risque de la psychanalyse (L'islam des lumières) by Olfa Youssef

    By Olfa Youssef

    On parle beaucoup aujourd'hui de « relire le Coran », de « réinterpréter le Coran », de « refuser certaines lectures extrémistes ». Derrière ces pétitions de principe, on trouve le postulat selon lequel il y aurait plusieurs lectures possibles du texte sacré des musulmans. Si cette idée n'est pas nouvelle - elle est présente depuis les débuts de l'islam -, rares sont ceux qui en ont exploré les conséquences à l. a. lumière des savoirs modernes. Olfa Youssef, universitaire spécialisée en linguistique, psychanalyste, et qui, en tant que femme maghrébine, a vécu au quotidien les conséquences des interprétations coraniques, emploie ici les outils de l. a. théorie du langage, de los angeles sémiologie et de l. a. psychanalyse pour mettre au jour les constructions linguistiques, sémiotiques et inconscientes du Coran et de ce que ses lecteurs y mettent d'eux-mêmes.
    Une lecture post-moderne du texte qu'il est imperative de comprendre à notre époque.
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  • La République islamique et les heures sombres de l'Iran by Malkom Kasp

    By Malkom Kasp

    L'Iran s'illustre depuis plusieurs années sur l. a. scène internationale : nucléaire, soutien au terrorisme foreign. l. a. réélection de Mahmoud Ahmadinejad a poussé l. a. société civile à présenter une nouvelle replacement qui entend renverser le régime théocratique fondé par l'ayatollah Khomeyni. En revenant sur les origines profondes de los angeles République islamique et ses objectifs ultimes, l'ouvrage offre une nouvelle compréhension.
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  • The Complete Idiot's Guide to Rumi Meditations by Yahiya Emerick

    By Yahiya Emerick

    Discover relocating meditation with certainly one of modern top-selling poets.

    Rumi used to be a 13th-century Sufi theologian and poet who referred to love, solidarity with God, and non secular progress. Rumi and his fans, referred to as the Whirling Dervishes, hired track, poetry, and dance to turn into toward God. This consultant brings the original perform of relocating meditation to American readers, providing greater than forty meditations in keeping with Rumi's poems.

    ? contains a timeline of Rumi's existence, a word list, and assets for additional exploration

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  • Religion and Society in Qajar Iran (Routledge/BIPS Persian by Robert Gleave

    By Robert Gleave

    Gleave brings jointly reviews by way of specialists within the zone of faith in nineteenth-century Iran with a purpose to current new insights into Qajar faith, political and cultural heritage. Key subject matters coated comprise the connection among faith and the country, the significance of archival fabrics for the examine of faith, the advancements of Qajar non secular thought, the place of spiritual minorities in Qajar Iran, the connection among faith and Qajar tradition, and the centrality of Shi'ite hierarchy and the state.
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