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Reflections

The importance of re-examining the Seerah of the Prophet

Zafar Bangash

Rajab 16, 14252004-09-01

Muslims need to study the Seerah from its proper perspective: as a guide for us to plan our lives, both collectively and individually, especially by which to acquire power and the ability to do and achieve in the world.

Reflections

The importance of understanding the Seerah of the Prophet

Zafar Bangash

Safar 11, 14252004-04-01

Allah subhanahu wa ta'ala says that the Messenger, upon whom be peace, was sent with clear signs and guidance in order to bring those who commit themselves to Allah, and undertake the tasks commanded by Him to maintain peace, justice and balance in society, out of darkness and into light (65:11)...

Features

The Seerah’s strategy: The importance and centrality of the liberation of Makkah

Muhammad H. al-'Asi

Ramadan 06, 14242003-11-01

​The study of the Seerah of the Prophet (saw) to learn lessons relevant to the contemporary Islamic movement is a major project of the Institute of Contemporary Islamic Thought. Here, IMAM MUHAMMAD AL-'ASI, of Washington DC, discusses the centrality of Makkah in the strategy of the Prophet’s Seerah, and its implications for Muslims today.

Islamic Movement

Dr Kalim Siddiqui on the intellectual potential of the Seerah

Kalim Siddiqui

Rabi' al-Thani 16, 14242003-06-16

​DR KALIM SIDDIQUI, Director of the Muslim Institute, London, and founder of Crescent International, was one of the greatest Islamic movement intellectuals of the twentieth century. This month marks the seventh anniversary of his death in South Africa on April 18, 1996. To mark this occasion, we are reprinting an abridged extract from his final book, Stages of Islamic Revolution (1996).

Islamic Movement

The Prophet’s Seerah and the contemporary state of the Ummah

Muzaffar Iqbal

Rabi' al-Thani 16, 14242003-06-16

The Institute of Contemporary Islamic Thought convened a conference on the Seerah in Toronto last month, in association with Crescent International. Here we print the paper presented by DR MUZAFFAR IQBAL

Islamic Movement

A Straightforward Prophet, yet a zig-zagging Islamic movement

Muhammad H. al-'Asi

Rabi' al-Thani 01, 14242003-06-01

The Institute of Contemporary Islamic Thought convened a conference on the Seerah in Toronto last month, in association with Crescent International. Here we present the paper presented by IMAM MOHAMMAD AL-ASI.

Features

Science and medicine in the light of the Seerah

Ghada Ramahi

Ramadan 26, 14232002-12-01

The ICIT held its second International Seerah Conference in Colombo, Sri Lanka, in October. Here we publish the paper presented at the conference by GHADA M RAMAHI.

Occasional Paper

The Unknown Prophet: Forgotten Dimensions of the Seerah

Muhammad H. al-'Asi

Rabi' al-Awwal 13, 14212000-06-16

Imam Muhammad al-Asi is a Research Fellow of the ICIT. He is also elected Imam of the Islamic Centre in Washington DC. He presented this paper at the International Seerah Conferences convened by the ICIT in Colombo, Sri Lanka (June 16-18, 2000) and Karachi, Pakistan (June 25, 2000).

Fiqhus Seerah - Understanding the Life of Prophet Muhammad

Muhammad al-Ghazzali

Ramadan 13, 14191999-01-01

I must hasten to say that I did not write about the greatest of all the personalities, Muhammad (pbuh), 'Blessings and Peace be upon him' son of 'Abdullah, with this limited concept in mind. I am a Muslim through knowledge: I know why I believe in Allah (swt) 'The Exalted', (Lord) of the Worlds, and in the prophethood of Muhammad (pbuh), and why I follow the Book he brought to us. Indeed, I know why I call others to believe in all this which has brought tranquility to my heart. 

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Occasional Paper

The Prophet (saws) and Power

Muhammad H. al-'Asi

Jumada' al-Akhirah 10, 14191998-10-01

This paper was first presented by Imam Muhammad al-Asi at the Kalim Siddiqui Memorial Seminar in London in October 1998. It was then published in: The Seerah: A Power Perspective by Imam Muhammad al-Asi and Zafar Bangash, The Institute of Contemporary Islamic Thought, Toronto, London, 2000.

Occasional Paper

Political Dimensions of the Seerah

Kalim Siddiqui

Ramadan 02, 14181998-01-01

This paper was written by Dr Kalim Siddiqui just before his untimely death in April 1996. It was published in 1998 by the Institute of Contemporary Islamic Thought (ICIT), Toronto and London, inviting Muslim scholars, academics and activists to work on the Seerah of the noble Messenger (saws) from this new, analytical perspective rather the mere descriptive approach hitherto taken with Seerah studies.

Features

The Prophetic model

Crescent International

Rabi' al-Awwal 11, 14181997-07-16

For Muslims while the Qur’an is the revealed Word of God, the Prophet’s Seerah [life story/ prophetic model] is its practical manifestation.

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