Inquiries About Shi'a Islam


Author : Sayed Moustafa al-Qazwini



Introduction

Introduction to Second Edition

Chapter 1 : Who are the Shi‘a?

Chapter 2 : The Five Schools of Islamic Thought

Chapter 3 : Imamah

Chapter 4 : Imam Ali ibn Abi Talib

Chapter 5 : The Ahlul Bayt

Chapter 6 : Infallibility

Chapter 7 : Intercession (Shafa‘ah)

Chapter 8 : Calling Upon the Prophet and Imams for Help

Chapter 9 : Imam al-Mahdi

Chapter 10 : Dissimulation (Taqiyyah)

Chapter 11 : Seeing Allah (Ru’yat Allah)

Chapter 12 : The Prayers Upon the Prophet (Salat ‘ala an-Nabi)

Chapter 13 : Issues Pertaining to the Practice of the Prayers

Chapter 14 : Companions of the Prophet

Chapter 15 : Differences and Misunderstandings between the Shi‘a and the Other Schools of Thought

Chapter 16 : Conclusion

Chapter 17 : References

Chapter 18 : Glossary