Publication of My Book: “The Wonders of Ṭarīqa Kasnazāniyya Brought to India”

I am delighted to announce the publication of my new book The Wonders of Ṭarīqa Kasnazāniyya Brought to India. I edited, compiled, and wrote introductory material for the content of this book. This unusual work contains fifty-five reports of wonders that were witnessed by or involved the deputy of ḥaḍrat Shaikh Muḥammad al-Kasnazān in India during his preaching tours of that country in 2011-2015.

Free Kindle Editions of Four of My Books

I am delighted to announce that the Kindle editions of four of my books are available for free on all Amazon websites for two days, Thursday 16th - Friday 17th. The promotion starts and ends at midnight Pacific Standard Time:
  • The Mystery of Israel in Ancient Egypt
  • The Mystery of the Crucifixion
  • The Mystery of the Messiah
  • Jihad in the Qur’an

Publication of Arabic Edition of “Khamsata ʿAshara Maktuban”

I am very pleased by the publication of the Arabic edition of خمسة عشر مكتوبا (Fifteen Letters) by the famous Sufi Shaikh ‘Abd Al-Qadir Al-Jilani. The release of the Arabic edition follows the earlier publication of the English translation of the book. The book was published by "Books - Publishers," an imprint of "Al-Dar Al-Kutub Al-'Ilmiyya." This is the book page on the Publisher's website.

Launch of “Islamic Rethink” and the “Islamic Rethink Journal”

Islamic Rethink is an educational initiative that promotes an evolving understanding of Islam. It evokes the early Muslim spirit of seeking continuous learning and embracing growing knowledge, which is critical in a fast and ever-changing world that never stops posing new challenges and questions. This approach is also crucial to create harmony between Islam and other religions and philosophies in today’s world.

Jesus, The Untold Story: His Life and Message (4-hour Course)

I will be teaching a course on the life of Jesus at Keele University on Wednesday 10th/December/2014 from 17.00-21.00. The course will be based on the Qur'anic account of Jesus' life which I will contrast with the story in the New Testament and other Christian and historical sources. I will also make comparative references to relevant concepts and statements from the Old Testament and other Jewish writings. I will explain where the various accounts agree and differ.

Publication of My Translation of “Fifteen Letters (Khamsata ‘Ashara Maktuban)”

A few months ago, my brother Faiz drew my attention to a very short manuscript of a book consisting of fifteen letters by Shaikh 'Abd al-Qādir al-Jīlānī. I found it very beautiful, I loved it, and I decided to edit it and translate it into English. I am delighted to announce the publication of the translation.