Record Number : 39192 of 13452

Title : al-Waqfeya

Description :
al-Waqfeya is an online library for digitised texts related to Islamic Studies. It makes available over 1,000 books in Arabic on a variety of topics, as well as a selection of books in English. The books are available as downloadable zipped .rar files. The Arabic selections include books in the traditional Islamic sciences such as: the Qur'an and Qur'anic exegesis (tafsir); Hadith; Islamic jurisprudence (fiqh); biography of the Prophet; and aspects of Muslim theology. The site also includes books on broader topics, including: Islamic economics; history; the Muslim family; contemporary life; and Arabic language and literature. The English books include dictionaries by Edward William Lane, Hans Wehr, Wortabet, and Wright's grammar, all basic reference works for Arabic and Islamic studies. The site is easy to navigate by subject and includes a search function. It will be of most use to advanced students and researchers in Islamic studies looking for primary and secondary sources in Arabic.


Uncontrolled Keywords : Qur'an; Quran; tafsir; Hadith; fiqh; Arabic language; Arabic dictionaries

Controlled Keywords : Islam; Koran ;

Language : ara; eng;

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