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Islamic Studies Digest

This is a short volume on the backgrounds of Imam al-Husayn’s epoch-making and historic movement.

Author: academic staff members of the al-Abbas Holy Shrine
Reviewed by: Muhammad-Reza Fakhr-Rohani

This is a volume on the backgrounds and various aspects and definitions of history and Islamic history. It has been written with a view to be used as a set university textbook in general courses of Islamic history.

Author: Syyed Jafar Shahidi
Reviewed by: Muhammad-Reza Fakhr-Rohani

Jaʻfar Sobhani, Saqīfah, Qum: Entesharat Towhid, 1392 Sh/ 2013. 232 pp. Saqīfah was certainly one of the most scandalous and regrettable mishaps that took place in the early Islamic history, […]

Author: Jaʻfar Sobhani
Reviewed by: Muhammad-Reza Fakhr-Rohani

This is a two-volume and coherent account of the Ashura episode. Book author: Sayyid Muḥammad Saʽīd al-Ṭabāṭabāʼī al-Ḥakīm

Book review author: Muhammad-Reza Fakhr-Rohani

Author: Sayyid Muḥammad Saʽīd al-Ṭabāṭabāʼī al-Ḥakīm
Reviewed by: Dr. Muhammad-Reza Fakhr-Rohani

This is a short introduction to Shii Islam, its brief history, major articles of faith, and ritual practices

Book author: Mohammad Ali Shomali

Author: Mohammad Ali Shomali
Reviewed by: Muhammad-Reza Fakhr-Rohani