What Everyone Should Know About Islam and Muslim
American Muslim author Suzanne Haneef offers excellent insights and explanations about Islam and Muslims.
American Muslim author Suzanne Haneef offers excellent insights and explanations about Islam and Muslims. The most common questions asked of Muslims are answered in a straightforward style, neither apologetic nor defensive. Simple language makes it an easy read for anyone interested in learning more about Islam and comparative religion. The author grew up a devout Christian and later discovered Islam through contact with Muslims and extensive reading. She is active in the field of Islamic education and has traveled widely in the Muslim world. This book is the result of thirty years of studying and living Islam. Highly recommended. Some of the many topics covered in this book: Acts of worship declaration of faith (shahadah) Prayer (salat) Fasting (sawm) Poor-Due (zakat) Pilgrimage (Hajj) The performance of the acts of worsship salat Zakat Beliefs Relation between the sexes Islamic festivals and observances Family life in Islam Islam in society Islamic values and qualities : the islamic personality