Islamic Studies Archives - Tolou International Institute

Mustashriqān wa Qurʾān; Naqd wa Barrasiyy-i Ārāʾi Mustashriqān darbāriyi Qurʾān

“Mustashriqān wa Qurʾān” by Muḥammad Ḥasan Zamānī is a significant work that critically examines the views of Orientalists on the Qurʾān. Zamānī explores various aspects, including the activities of Orientalists, theories on the Qurʾān’s source and origin, the history of its collection, content and structural criticisms, misunderstandings of its teachings, and an evaluation of the Encyclopedia of the Qurʾān. With a thorough analysis and 216 sources, the book provides valuable insights for understanding Orientalist perspectives on the Qurʾān and its teachings while addressing their shortcomings.

Book Review: An introduction to Illuminationist Philosophy (Hikmat al Ishraq)

This book has tried to present a revised, updated and concise edition to provide strong evidence of specific accomplishments of the wisdom of Illumination. The author regarded “Ishraq” philosophy as a necessary connecting bridge to convey all the important achievements of traditional schools of philosophy that led to the rise of transcendent wisdom of Sadr al-Mutallehin.

Book Review: Family in Islam

The present book consists of six chapters, which include: the family and the foundations of ontology and anthropology of Islam, the family and its evolution, the pillars and status of the family, the functions of the family in Islam, and the final section of the book deals with the stresses of the family.