Fatwa: # 39025
Category: Miscellaneous
Country: Saudi Arabia
Date: 30th May 2020


Regarding Islamic history & Heroes in Islam, which books can i read?


Assalaamu Alaikum,

Sir, I want to teach my children regarding the Islamic history, Heroes in Islam and related artiles. Would ou guide me from where i ca collect from net (reliable source). Also can you provide us such articles please.

Shukraan, Jazaakllahi khairan.


In the Name of Allah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.

As-salāmu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullāhi wa-barakātuh.

We advise you to read/teach the following books and articles regarding the Islamic history, Heroes in Islam, etc.

1)    Hayat ul-Sahabah by Moulana Yusuf Khandhelwi

2)    Saviours of Islamic Spirit by Moulana Abu Hasan Ali Nadwi

3)    Lanterns of guidance by Moulana A. Rahman Mazhari

4)    Seerat al-Mustafa by Moulana Idrees Khandelwi

5)    Lost Islamic History by Br Firas al-Khateeb (for more of his works see this website)

6)    Books/Articles written by Dr Ali al-Sallabi

7)    The Sealed Nector by Sheykh Safi-ur-Rahman al-Mubarakpuri

8)    Qasas un-Nabiyyeen by Moulana Abu Hasan Ali Nadwi

9)    Mahajjah.

10)  Stories of the Prophets by Shaykh Hifzur Rahman Seoharvi 

11)  Stories from the Quran by Shaykh Hifzur Rahman Seoharvi 

12)  Books and Articles written by Br Khalid Baig

13)  Books and Articles written by Mufti Taqi Uthmani Saheb DB

14)  Articles & Bioghraphies of Prophets and Sahabah by my beloved teacher Mufti Ebrahim Desai Saheb DB.

& Darul Iftaa website.

And Allah Ta’āla Knows Best

Mirza Mahmood Baig

Student Darul Iftaa

Jeddah, KSA

Checked and Approved by,
Mufti Ebrahim Desai.

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