This concise work is a summary of Imam Abu Isa al-Tirmidhi's Ash-Shamail al-Muhammadiyya, a widely-acclaimed work which details different aspects of the character and lifestyle of Allah's Messenger (May Allah bless him and grant him peace).
This beautiful presentation of Blessed Names and Characteristics of Prophet Muhammad draws the reader nearer to the Prophet through contemplation and reflection of his names, their meaning and how each shapes our daily lives.
The Messenger of Allah, may Allah bless him and grant him peace, said, ‘I was sent from the best of generations of Adam’s progeny, generation after generation, until I reached my generation.’ - (Sahih al-BukhAri)
This is the first book in English to deal with all aspects of the veneration of the Prophet Muhammad. It is an expanded version of Schimmel's Und Muhammad Ist Sein Prophet, originally published in German in 1981.
The book guides the student through discussions on sira, hadith, Arabic, tafsir and reverential poetry. Suitable for both personal study and as a class text, it is certain to match the needs of the young student.
If one truly wishes to develop their recognition of the Messenger of Allāh Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam, it is necessary for them to study him Sallallahu Alayhi Wasallam in the context of his closest comparisons – the prophets of Allāh Alahimus Salaam.
The most well known and exhaustive study of the Prophet’s khasa’iṣ (may Allah bless him and give him peace), or his special and unique characteristics and legal rulings exclusive to him, is undoubtedly the multivolume Kifayah al-talib al-labib fi khasa’is al-habib.
The Life of the Chosen One ﷺ is a 2-volume translation of Sirat al-Mustafaﷺ – a comprehensive, detailed and in-depth work on the sublime life of the Messenger of Allah ﷺ. It covers most, if not all, of the significant events in his blessed life ﷺ.