Namaz

Namaz or As-Salat is a book teaching the method of prayer in Islam. The book teaches the form of prayer, the Arabic recitals in Arabic script, its transliteration and translation of the recitations that are to be recited in each step of the prayer.

The book also talks about the compulsory and “Sunnah” prayers, about how to perform ablution and the form of calls to prayer – the “Adan” and the “Iqamat”. The book also teaches the form of the prayer for the dead and its recitals.

The book has a section at its end titled Bits for thought.

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AUTHOR: DR. N.K. MUSTAFA KAMAL PASHA, M.A, Ph.D


Hajj guide

Hajj guide is a booklet explaining the procedures of Hajj. The book explains the proceedings right from the start of the journey, the recitations during each process and gives instructions to be followed during that process.

There are graphical representations of locations, a list of important phone numbers and a list of Arabic words and their meanings that could be useful in communicating.

AUTHOR: DR. N.K. MUSTAFA KAMAL PASHA, M.A, Ph.D


Arabic

Arabic – this booklet gives an introduction for speaking in Arabic by presenting a household conversation in English followed by the same line of conversation in Arabic script and its transliteration.

The book presents the conversations between a mother, son, daughter, father and their friends. The book makes for light and entertaining reading. There is also a brief introduction to Arabic letters and their comparison to English alphabets.

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AUTHOR: A. ABDUL SALAM, CHAVAKKAD, ARABIC TRANSLATION: AHMMED AL MEHAIRBI, ABUDHABI