Author: M. Tahlawi (editor, compiler); Jamaal al-Din M. Zarabozo (translator)
Publisher: Islamic Assembly of North America IANA (1994)
Pages: 105 Binding: Paperback
Description from the publisher: This book contains some of the most important matters concerning the Muslims, which will lead him , by the will of Allah, to the straight and victorious path-or the path to paradise-the ultimate goal of those who fear Allah.
The book deals with aspects of the creed of the Muslims, the concept of “intentions” and the importance of the proper intention for every deed, the prayer as the pillar of religion, and the other three pillars of Islam. The author stresses the importance of performing these pillars in the correct manner.
The book also includes an overview of the major sins and how to avoid them. It deals with the way in which a Muslim may earn rewards from Allah and obtain the pleasure of Allah. The author ends his book with a chapter on the Muslim woman's dress ("hijab").
Table of Contents : About the Muslim's Beliefs The Proper Intention The Prayers The Rest of the Pillars The Great Sins (al-Kaba'ir) Earning Rewards from Allah The Woman's Dress in Islam - Jamaal al-Din M. Zarabozo Final Words