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Chart on Islam
A Shi’ite Encyclopedia
About Us – Ismaili Imamat
The Institute of Ismaili Studies - History
Index of Islam Sects
Sects of Islam
Sects and Offshoots
Abusing the Word Islam
“Cannibalizing Islam,” by Abul Kasem (Sep18 2005)
Encyclopedia - Islam
Encyclopedia - Madhhab
Encyclopedia - Hanafi
Encyclopedia - Maliki
Encyclopedia - Hanbali
Wikipedia – Moorish Science Temple of America
Wikipedia - Nuwaubianism
“Ahmadinejad and the Mahdi,” by Mohebat Ahdiyyih (Fall 2008)
“Muslims vs. Muslims: The Untold Story,” Sherri Gossett (Jan 4 2005)
“Sunnis and Shiites - Why Do They Fight?” by Paul R. Hollrah (Apr 11 2007)
“Islamic Sectarian Feuds Come to the West,” by David J. Rusin (Mar 22 2009)
“Fanatical Frenzy Watch: Sunni Muslims Open Fire on Shiite Children, No Outrage. Mullah claims U.S. Troops Desecrated Koran, Muselmaniacs Go Apeshit…,” by Sheik Yermami (Feb 28 2009)
“Choosing a Sect,” by Noah Feldman (Mar 4 2007)
“Islam's Intramural Struggle,” by Daniel Pipes (Spring 1994)
“Conflict Over Spread of Shi'a in Egypt Resurges,” by E. Glass (Jul 16 2009)
“Categories of Islamism,” by Tamara Cofman Wittes ( Jul 30 2008)
True Conception of the Ahmadi Movement. Ali, Maulana Muhammad. Lahore, Pakistan: Ahmadiyya Anjuman Ishatt, 1996.
The Ahmadiyya Jama’at: History, Belief, Practice. Valentine, Professor Simon Ross. New York: Columbia University Press, 2008.
Wikipedia Ahmaddiyya
The Lahore Ahmadiyya Movement in Islam
Al Islam The Official Website of Ahmadiyya Muslim Community
The Lahore Ahmadiyya Movement
VIDEO: Abrahamic Religions Vs Gadiani Ahmadiyya (Mirza Qadiani)
Jakarta restricts activities of minority sect Ahmadiyaa
Fiji's Ahmadi Statement
To those who do not consider Ahmadiyya Muslims question for you?
Indonesia May Ban Ahmadiyya Muslim Sect
“The Ahmadiyya/Qadiani Movement,” by Our Islam Online
“Ahmadiyyas: The Untouchables of Pakistan,” by Amar Khan (Jan 16 2009)
The Ahmadiyya/Qadiani Movement
The Effect of Islamic Fundamental Groups on Ahmadiyya Persecution in Pakistan
“Return of the Caliphate,” by Waqar Ahmad Ahmedi (May 27 2008)
Ahmadiyya and the Holy Quran: distorting translations to support their claims
Encyclopedia - Ahmadiyya
Encyclopedia -Lahore Ahmadiyya Movement
Encyclopedia - Ahmadis
Encyclopedia > Ahmadiyya Muslim Community
Ahmadiyya Islam
A Wisdom Archive on Ahmedis
Ahmedis are considered Non-Muslims
“Saudi’s Harass Ahmedi’s,” by (Feb 6 2007)
The Alevis in Turkey: The Emergence of a Secular Islamic Tradition. Shankland, David. New York: RoutledgeCurzon, 2003.
Turkey’s Alevi Enigma: A Comprehensive Overview. White, Paul J., and Jongerden Joost, Editors. Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, 2003.
Wikipedia - Alawi
Wikipedia –Alavi Bohra
Alawi Islam
Wikipedia - Alevi
Alevilik-Bektasilik Research Site
“Islam Today: Alevis in Turkey - Victims of Islamist Discrimination,” by Veli Sirin (May 22 2009)
An Introduction to Shi’I’ Islam: The History and Doctrines of Twelver Shi’ism. Momen, Moojan. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1987.
The Formative Period of Twelver Shi’ism: Hadith and Discourse Between Qum and Baghdad. Newman, Andrew J.New York: RoutledgeCurzon, 2000.
Wikipedia - Ash'ari
The Ash'ari School
Wikipedia - Twelver
Encyclopedia - Twelver
Twelvers / Ithna Ashari Islam
Wikipedia - Bektashi
Wikipedia - Ali
Wikipedia - Azalis
Babis: Azalis and Two Baha’i Groups
Gleanings from the Writings of Baha’u’llah. Bahaullah. Wilmette, IL: Baha’i Publishing, 2005.
God Speaks Again: An Introduction to the Baha’i Faith. Bowers, Kenneth E. 2004. Wilmette, IL: Baha’i Publishing, 2004.
The Story of Baha’u’llah, Promised One of All Religions. Cederquist, Druzelle. Wilmette, IL: Baha’i Publishing, 2005.
The Baha’i Faith in America. Garlington, William. Westport, CT: Praeger Publishers, 2005.
A Concise Encyclopedia of the Baha’i Faith.Smith, Peter. Oneworld Publications, 1999.
Wikipedia - Bahá'í Faith
Babis: Azalis and Two Baha’i Groups (Jan 2005)
The Bahá'í Faith – The International Website of the Bahá'ís of the World
Bahá'í Faith – Religion Renewed for a Changing World
Welcome to the Bahá'í Faith
An unofficial group of essays about the Bahá'í Faith
Internet Sacred Text Archive - Baha'i
Wikipedia - Bábism
Mullahs on the Mainframe: Islam and Modernity Among the Daudi Bohras. Blank, Jonah. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2001.
The Bohras. Engineer, Asqhar Ali. Columbia, MO: South Asia Books, 1993.
Progressive Dawoodi Bohras
Wikipedia - Dawoodi Bohra
Search Results for Dawoodi
Musta‘lis [Bohras or Bohri] with Tayyibi Ismailism
“A Deoband Madrassa in the Heart of Germany,” by Dr. Sami Alrabaa (Feb 01 2009)
Deobandi Islam
“The Deobandi Fatwa Against Terrorism Didn't Treat the Jihadi Root,” By Walid Phares(Jul 28 2009)
The Druze. Betts, Robert Brenton. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1990.
The Druze in the Middle East: Their Faith, Leadership, Identity and Status. Dana, Nissim. Eastbourne, East Sussex, UK: Sussex Academic Press, 2003.
Origins of the Druze people and Religion. Hitti, Philip K. San Francisco: Saqi Books, 2007.
The Druze & Their Faith in Tawhid. Obeid, Anis I. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 2006.
American Druze Society
The Adamic Message-And Other Publication Links
Wikipedia - Druze
The Druze Faith
The Druze Are InfidelsEgyptian Psychiatrist Dr. Salah Haroun: (Jul 22 2009)
Warriors of God: Jihad and the Fundamentalists of Islam. Abraham, A. J. Lima, OH: Wyndham Hall Press, 1990.
Wikipedia - Islamic fundamentalism
Ismaili Literature: A Bibliography of Sources and Studies.Daftary, Farhad.New York:I.B. Tauris, 2004.
The Shia Imami Ismaili Muslims: A Short Introduction. Davis, Jimmy R. Raleigh, NC: Lulu.com, 2007.
Introduction to Ismailism. Hamawi, Dr. Sheikh Khodr. Raleigh, NC: Jim Davis, 2005.
Aga Khan Develpoment Network
Wikipedia - Ismailism
The Institute of Ismaili Studies
Ismailis - followers of the Aga Khan
Khoja [Nizaris] Satpanth Ismailism
Wikipedia - Sevener
Seveners / Ismaili Islam
Kemalism in Turkish Politics: The Republican People’s Party, Secularism and Nationalism. Ciddi, Sinan. New York: Routledge, 2009.
Muslims in Modern Turkey: Kemalism, Modernism and the Revolt of the Turkish Intellectuals. Karasipahi, Sena. New York: I. B. Tauris, 2009.
The Kemalists: Islamic Revival and The Fate of Secular Turkey. Kaylan, Muammer. Amherst, NY: Prometheus Books, 2005.
Wikipedia - Kemalist ideology
“Are Islam and Kemalism Compatible? How two systems have impacted the Kurdish question?” by (Nov 28 2007)
Muslim Rebels: Kharijites and the Politics of Extremism in Egypt.Kenney, Jeffrey T. New York: Oxford University Press, 2006.
OMAN – The Background of Ibadism. Pam Stein/Input Solutions, 2000.
History of the Imams and Seyyids of Oman. Razik, Salil-Ibn. Whitefish, MT: Kessinger Publishing, 2004.
Modern Intellectual Readings of the Kharijites. Timani, Hussam S. New York: Peter Lang Publishing, 2008.
Wikipedia - Kharijites
Encyclopedia - Kharijites
A Concise History of Al-Ibadhiyah by Dr. Amr Khalifa Ennami
Kharijite Islam
“The Kharijites and their impact on Contemporary Islam part 1,” by Shaykh Seraj Hendricks
The Kurds: A Concise History and Fact Book. Izady, Mehrdad. London: Taylor & Francis, 1992.
Kurdish Culture and Identity. Kreyenbroek, Philip G., and Allison, Christine, Editors. London: Zed Books, 1996.
A Modern History of the Kurds, 3rd Edition. McDowall, David. New York: I. B. Tauris, 2004.
Wikipedia - Yazdânism
Black Muslim Religion in Nation of Islam, Curtis, Edward E., IV. 1960-1975.
In the Name of Elijah Muhammad: Louis Farrakhan and The Nation of Islam. Gardell, Mattias. Durham, NC: Duke University Press, 1996.
The Supreme Understanding: The Teachings of Islam in North America. Noor, Abdul. Lincoln, NE: Writers Club Press, 2002.
Religion of Islam and the Nation of Islam: What Is The Difference? El-Amin. Newark, NJ: El-Amin Productions, 1993.
Prophet of Rage: A Life Of Louis Farrakhan And His Nation. Magida, Arthur. New York: Basic Books, 1997.
History of the Nation of Islam. Muhammad, Elijah. Phoenix, AZ: Secretarius MEMPS Ministries, 1993.
-- The Divine Sayings of Elijah Muhammad. Phoenix, AZ: Secretarius Publications, 2002.
-- The Supreme Wisdom, Vol. 2. Phoenix, AZ: Secretarius MEMPS Publications, 2006. 1993.
The Supreme Wisdom Lessons by Master Fard Muhammad: to His Servant, The Honorable Elijah Muhammad for the Lost-Found Nation of Islam in North America. The Department of Supreme Wisdom. The Department of Supreme Wisdom, 2009.
The Nation of Islam: Understanding the “Black Muslims”. Tsoukalas, Steven. Phillipsburg, NJ: P & R Publishing, 2001.
Islam and the Search for African American Nationhood: Elijah Muhammed, Louis Farrakhan, and the Nation of Islam. Walker, Dennis. Atlanta, GA: Clarity Press, 2005.
Black Muslims - Nation of Islam
Wikipedia – Nation of Islam
Wikipedia – Black Muslims
Muhammad Speaks Website
“The Nation Of Islam And Violence,” by Reed Irvine and Cliff Kincaid (Nov 12 2002)
“Your Black Muslim Update,” by Artemis Gordon Glidden (Apr 16 2009)
Kazi Publications-Nation of Islam
Nation of Islam - Further Readings
Wikipedia - Qarmatians
LookLex Encyclopedia - Qarmatians
Wikipedia - Rawadid
Global Salafism: Islam’s New Religious Movement.Meijer, Roel. New York: Columbia University Press, 2009.
Jihadi-Salafism. Rosnaes, Knut Marcus. Saarbrucken, Germany: VDM Verlag, 2008.
Wikipedia - Salafi
ISIM/RU Understanding Islam (salafism)
Encyclopedia - Salafi
Salafi Islam
“The Predicament of the Salafis in Post-War Gaza,” by E. Alshech (June 23 2009)
An Introduction to the Salafi Da'wah
“Salafism, a Conservative Strain of Islam, Gains Ground in Algeria,” by Fox News (Nov 2 2008)
“To Seek a Newer World – Confronting the Reality of Terrorism,” by Mark Silverberg (Jun 17 2008)
The Cultural Atlas of Islam. Al Faruqi, Ismail. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1986.
Wikipedeia - Liberal movements within Islam
Wikipedia - Cultural Muslim
Apocalyptic Islam and Iranian Shi’ism. Amant, Abbas. New York: I. B. Tauris, 2009.
Shiite Heritage. Clarke, Lynda, Editor. Greenville, SC: Eagle’s Nest Publications, 2001.
The Arab Shi’a: The Forgotten Muslims. Fuller, Graham E., and Francke, Rend Rahim. New York: Palgrave, 2001.
The Essentials of the Islamic Faith. Gulen, M. Fethullah. Somerset, NJ: The Light, 2005.
-- Toward a Global Civilization of Love and Tolerance. Somerset, NJ: The Light, 2004.
Shi’ism. Halm, Heinz. New York: Columbia University Press, 2004.
Shi’a Islam: From Religion to Revolution. -- and Brown, Allison. Princeton, NJ: Markus Wiener Publishers, 1996.
Shiism: A Religious & Political History of Shi’I Branch of Islam. Mahmood, Iftekhar. Rockville, MD: Pine House Publishers, 2006.
An Introduction to Shi’i Islam: The History and Doctrines of Twelver Shi’ism. Momen, Moojan. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1985.
Extremist Shiites: The Ghulat Sects.Moosa, Matti. Syracuse, NY: Syracuse University Press, 1988.
The Shia Revival: How Conflicts within Islam Will Shape the Future. Nasr, Vali. New York: Norton, 2006.
Textbook On Shi’a Islam. Rizvi, M. Syed. Nashville, TN: Cold Tree Press, 2007.
Discovering Shi’i Islam. Shomali, Mohammad Ali. London: Ahlul Bayt Assembly, 2003.
Wikipedia - Shia Islam
Wikipedia - Imamah (Shi'a doctrine)
Wikipedia - List of Shia books
The Shi’a Homepage
Shia Search - The First Shia Search Engine & the Greatest Directory of Shia Web
Shi'ite Muslims
The Emerging Shia Crescent Symposium: Understanding the Shia [Rush Transcript; Federal News Service, Inc.]
“Sharia and Militancy,” by Tony Johnson (Apr 22 2009)
All Posts Labeled Shi’ite – i On Global Trends
An Exposition and Refutation of the Sources of Shi'ism
Encyclopedia - Shiite
Encyclopedia - Shia
Shiia Islam
Khoja [Nizaris] Satpanth Ismailism
Internet Sacred Texts – Shiite Documents
Is Iranian Shiite Expansionism a threat to the Arab Countries?
A Shi’ite Encyclopedia
Shia Links
Wikipedia - United Submitters International
Wikipedia - United Submitters International
Who are Submitters?
The Illuminated Prayer: The Five-Times Prayer of the Sufis. Barks, Coleman, and Green Michael. New York: Ballantine, 2000.
A Dialogue of Civilizations: Gulen’s Islamic Ideals and Humanistic Discourse. Carroll, B. Jill, and Ahmed, Akbar S. Somerset, NJ: The Light, 2007.
Sufism: A Beginner’s Guide. Chittick, William C. Oxfor, UK: Oneworld, 2000.
Essential Sufism. Fadiman, James & Frager, Roger, Editors.Edison, NJ: Castle Books, 1998.
Essential Sufism.Frager, Robert, and Fadiman, James, Editors. New York: HarperCollins, 1997.
Key Concepts in the Practice of Sufism 1. Gulen, M. Fethullah. Somerset, NJ: The Light, 2004 Revised.
-- Key Concepts in the Practice of Sufism 2. Somerset, NJ: The Light, 2004.
The Knowing Heart: A Sufi Path of Transformation.Helminski, Kabir. Boston, MA: Shambhala, 1999.
What is Sufism? Lings, Martin. Cambridge, UK: The Islamic Texts Society, 1993.
The Other Islam: Sufism and the Road to Global Harmony. Schwartz, Stephen.New York: Doubleday, 2008.
The Sufis. Shah, Idries. New York: Anchor, 1971.
Sufism: The Mystical Doctrines of Islam. Stoddart, William. St. Paul, MN: Paragon House, 1998.
The Threshold Society
The Threshold Site Index
The Most Beautiful Names of Allah
Wikipedia Sufism
Wikipedia – Search Results for Sufi Books
ASMA – Investigating Sufism
Sufis in the Muslim World
Rumi the Sufi
“Sufism Under Attack In Iran,” by Golnaz Esfandiari (Feb 26 2009)
“The Sufi ‘moderate’ Al-Ghazali,” by Alyssa A. Lappen (Jul 21 2007)
Encylopedia - Sufism
Sufi Islam
ISRA International
Fethullah Gulen: Understanding and Respect
“Gulen: Islam Suits Modernism,” by Turkish Daily News (Feb 1 2002)
“The real Fethullah Gülen,” by Stephen Schwartz (Jul 9 2008)
“Turkish Muslim Missionaries Plan to Take America: Fethullah Gülen‘s Missionaries in America,” by Aland Mizell (Nov 2 2008)
“Sufi Jihad?” by Andrew G. Bostom (May 15 2005)
Wikipedia - Tariqah
Wikipedia - Naqshbandi
A History of Islamic Legal Theories: An Introduction to Sunni usul al-fiqh. Hallaq, Wael B.New York: Cambridge University Press, 1997.
Rule of Allah Alone: Sunni Islam’s Answers to the Problems of the Modern World. Haroon, Muhammad. Mumbai, India: The Raza Academy, 1994.
Wikipedia - Sunni Islam
Wikipeda – Search Results for Sunni Books
SunniPath – The Online Academy
Sunni Muslims
All Posts Labeled Sunni – i On Global Trends
Encyclopedia - Sunni
Encyclopedia – Sunni Muslim
Encyclopedia – Sunni Islam
Sunni Islam
Naqshbandi: Sufi Way
Wikipedia - Aqidah
Wikipedia - Ash'ari
Wikipedia - Athari
Wikipedia - Maturidi
Wahhabism: A Critical Essay. Algar, Hamid. North Haledon, NJ: Islamic Publications International, 2002.
God’s Terrorists: The Wahhabi Cult and the Hidden Roots of Modern Jihad. Allen, Charles. Philadelphia: Da Capo Press, 2006.
The Wahhabi Mission and Saudi Arabia. Commins, David.New York: I.B. Tauris, 2006.
Wahhabi Islam: From Revival and Reform to Global Jihad. DeLong-Bas, Natana. New York: Oxford University Press, 2004.
The ‘Wahhabi’ Myth: Dispelling Prevalent Fallacies and the Fictitious Link. Oliver, H. J. Victoria, B.C.: Trafford Publishing, 1993.
Unmasking Terror: A Global Review of Terrorist Activities. Sageman, Marc. Wash., DC: Jamestown Foundation, 2007.
A Conversation with Natana J. DeLong-BasAuthor of Wahhabi Islam: From Revival and Reform to Global Jihad
“The real Wahhab,” by John Kearney (Aug 8 2004)
Oxford University Press – Description of the Book Wahhabi Islam
Wikipedia - Wahhabi
Wikipedia - Muhammad ibn Abd-al-Wahhab
“Wahhabism, Wahhabiyyah {wah - hah' - bizm} General Information,” by Willem A Bijlefeld
“The Good & the Bad,” by Stephen Schwartz (Nov 18 2002)
“The Cure for the Wahhabi Virus,” by Alyssa A. Lappen (Oct 17 2005)
“Saudi Arabia and the Rise of the Wahhabi Threat,” by Stephen Schwartz (Feb 27 2003)
Encyclopedia - Wahabbi
“Wahhabism and Wahhabi Islam: How Wahhabi Islam Differs from Sunni, Shia Islam,” by Austin Cline
“The Wahhabi Threat To Islam,” by Mona Eltahawy (Jun 6 2004)
“The Wahhabi Myth (2nd Edition) - Dispelling Prevalent Fallacies and the Fictitious Link with Bin Laden,” by Haneef James Oliver
“Globalists Created Wahhabi Terrorism to Destroy Islam and Justify a Global State,”by David Livingstone
Justifying Wahhabism Movement
“Revivalism: The Wahhabi Movement,” by Ted Thornton (Jul 31 2007)
Wahaudi — the Wahhabi/Saudi watch Blog
“The Grim Wahhabi Face behind the Veil: Reassessing the Saudi Role in World Affairs,” by Dr. Eran Lerman (Spring 2006)
The Yezidi Oral Tradition in Iraqi Kurdistan. Allison, Christi. Richmond, Surrey, UK: Curzon Press, 2001.
Wikipedia - Yazidis
Yazidis – An Extreme Shia Sect
LookLex - Yazidism
“Yazidis,” by Christine Allison
Wikipedia - Zaidiyyah
“Sciences of the Hadith,” by Sciences of the Hadith
Zaydi Islam
Online Book: Moslem Schisms and Sects - Being the History of the Various Philosophic …by Abu-Mansur Abd-Al-Kahir Ibn-Tahir Al-Bag
“A Dictionary of Islam: Being a Cyclopaedia of the Doctrines, Rites…,” By Patrick Hughes
Wikipedia - The Nation of Gods and Earths