Dedicated to the principles that helped to develop Islamic law and jurisprudence. Titles both broad and specific focussed on topics such as the fundamental jurisprudential principles to key areas such as the objectives behind Islamic laws and rulings.
Faraz Fareed RabbaniA Basic Hanafi Primer on Faith, Prayer, & the Path of Salvation. Allah has commanded us to worship and obey Him, with sincerity, out of reverence, love, and tha..
Kube / Islamic Foundation
Taha Jabir AlalwaniWhat is the legally prescribed penalty, if any, for apostasy (al-riddah), and how does this relate to the demand for religious tolerance as stipulated in verse 2..
Abdul Aziz Bin Abdullah bin BazHow to Pray According to the Sunnah of The Prophet
This small book describes the content and the steps to perform prayer in Islam. How To Pray Accor..
Abd Ar-Rahman I. Doi A must for every Muslim household, this best seller is a comprehensive guide to all aspects of Islamic Law including family relations, marriage and divorce, cr..
Imam al-Shafi'iWritten in the second Islamic century by al-Imam al-Shafi'i (d. 204AH/820AD), the founder of one of the four Sunni schools of law, this important work gives the fund..
Gamal Eldin AttiaThis book takes an important step “towards the realization of the higher intents of the Islamic law”. First, it opens the door towards the integration of contempor..
IBT - Islamic Book Trust
Noel J CoulsonThe conflicting interests of stability and change in law are a problem common to all the worlds’ legal system. But nowhere is the problem of adapting established law ..
Mohammad Hashim KamaliMaqasid al-Shari’ah, or the higher goals and objectives of Islamic law, is an important and yet somewhat neglected theme of the Shari’ah. Generally the Shari’..
Shabbir Ahmed E. Desai
Ta'leem ul Haq is a well-known text book on all matters of Islam, such as Faith, Cleanliness, Salat, Fasting, Zakat, and other basics of the faith, according..
Dr. Abu Ameenah Bilal PhilipsAbout the book: In the Evolution of Fiqh (Islamic Law & the Madh-habs). The author very clearly presents a brief overview of the historical development..
Shaykh Muhammad Zakariyya KandhelwiThe Inseparability Of Sharia & Tariqa By Shaykh Muhammad Zakariyya Kandhelvi (r.a) (9781936157037/3829)..
Muhammad Subhi bin Hasan HallaqThis book illustrates the many facets of our daily life according the Quran and Sunnah. This book is nicely divided into many sections starting with ..
Dr. Abu Ameenah Bilal PhilipsThe origin of Islamic law and its evolution and the four schools of law (math-habs) are discussed in this work along with the reasons for differences a..
Jasser AwdaIn this pathbreaking study, Jasser Auda presents a systems approach to the philosophy and juridical theory of Islamic law based on its purposes, intents, and higher obje..
Muhammad Al-Tahir Ibn AshourIbn Ashur’s famous and pioneering study of the Shariah’s higher objectives and goals. To restore the intimate contact between Muslims and the Qur’an sch..
Cornerstone Books / Media
Imam Ibn TaymiyahIn this book the Shaykh explains the obligation of the Ruler and the Ummah’s responsibilities towards the Ruler. The Shaykh explains the principle by which to sele..
Jasser AwdaCurrent applications (or rather, misapplications) of Islamic law are reductionist rather than holistic, literal rather than moral, one-dimensional rather than multidimen..
IBT - Islamic Book Trust
Muhammad AsadThe thesis propounded in this book is based on several essays published in the periodical Arafat, which the author wrote and edited in the 40’s. Arafat was a “one man’..
Nasiruddin Al-AlbaniThis book can be considered a more advanced study of the daily Salat. It is a more scholarly description of the daily Prayer. Each aspect of Salat is presented ..
Islamic Text Socity
Mohammad Hashim KamaliThis third edition of the best-selling title Principles of Islamic Jurisprudence has been completely revised and substantially enlarged. In this work, Prof Ka..
Ahmad Al-RaysuniThis book represents a pioneering contribution presenting a comprehensive history of the objectives of Islamic Law in its various aspects, as well as a painstaking ..
OUP & Penguin
Tariq RamadanTariq Ramadan has emerged as one of the foremost voices of reformist Islam in the West. In one of his previous books, 'Western Muslims and the Future of Islam'he urged..