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– Rumi

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Tafsīr al-Jalālayn

Tafsīr al-Jalālayn is a classical Sunni interpretation of the Qur'an, composed first by Jalal ad-Din al-Maḥalli in 1459 and then completed after his death by his student Jalal ad-Din as-Suyuti in 1505, thus its name, which means "Tafsir of the two Jalals".

Muhammad Messenger of Allah

Kitab Ash-Shifa bi ta'rif huquq al-Mustafa, (Healing by the recognition of the Rights of the Chosen One), of Qadi 'Iyad (d. 544H/1149CE) is perhaps the most frequently used and commented upon handbook in which the Prophet's, may Allah bless him and grant him peace, life, his qualities and his miracles are described in every detail.

Iqra

Iqra means “read” It was a command sent down by Allah سبحانه وتعالىٰ to our Prophet صلى الله عليه وسلم , peace and blessings of Allah سبحانه وتعالىٰ be upon him, and according to some Islamic sources it is the first word of the Quran that was sent down through the angel Jibreel عليه السلام.

Shaykh Abdalqadir as-Sufi

Abdalqadir as-Sufi (born Ian Dallas in Ayr, Scotland in 1930) is a Shaykh of Instruction, leader of the Darqawi-Shadhili-Qadiri Tariqa, founder of the Murabitun World Movement and author of numerous books on Islam, Sufism and political theory. Born in Scotland, he was a playwright and actor before he converted to Islam in 1967 with the Imam of the Qarawiyyin Mosque in Fez, Morocco.