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The Muslim Mind

The instrumental mind obtains its knowledge of the cosmos by means of the senses and the natural instincts, and then by means of the logic that it develops from the investigation of invariables and inter-related consequences. The perfect mind obtains from Revelation knowledge of the U
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The Ordeal of Palestine

The affair of Palestine is a series of painful ordeals, a path of suffering strewn with landscapes of desolation: disaster in 1948, scourge in 1956, catastrophe in 1967, calamity in 1973, and many other reverses of fortune along the way. The Arab defeats at the hands of the tiny state
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Poetry: Qiṭf 1

Is it because of the remembrance of a distress within you concealed Upon a time misspent in the intense darkness That I have shed tears by the blaze of longing inflamed From the ember of love, pains and remorse?
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Poetry: Qiṭf 12

My meadow became moist— and my sight beamed with light, == And away from me the dimness of distress and adversities was dispelled. And the greatness addressed me and my resolves settled == Close to the sun and the luminous stars. I divested myself of the garments of enervation and
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The King of the Poor

The young monarch, Mohammad VI, is highly admired by Moroccan young people, who regard him as a friend, a symbol of liberation and a promise for a better future. During the first weeks of his reign, and wherever his inaugural campaign took him, the young king is greeted with genuine a
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The shift from the schedule of worldly habits to the schedule of worship

Then, how can you perform your mission in such limited lifespan and attain the bliss of this life and the Hereafter? In Surat an-Nahl (Qur’an 16:97), God—Magnified be He—said: Whoever works righteousness, man or woman, and has Faith, verily, to him will We give a lif
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From corruption to globalisation

Corruption no longer shocks any conscience. Corruption has become a lifestyle. From the “humble” civil servant to the figures in the higher echelons of power, everybody holds out the hand. All services have a price list: from the ten-dirham red note, to the filled envelope
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List of Books

The project of Imam Yassine [may God preserve him] has begun with the first two books entitled respectively: “Islam between the Appeal and the State” (1972) and “Tomorrow Islam!” (1973) which laid down the fundamentals and bases of “the School of The Prophetic Method [Madrasat as-Sulū
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The Last Testament of Imam Abdessalam Yassine

The ultimate goal of my testament is that believing men and women should hear it recorded in my voice or read a transcript of it and invoke mercy upon me as I rest in my grave, a prisoner of my sins and hopeful of the mercy of my Lord. That is the foremost aim. May God have mercy on t
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Author’s Introduction

CONSIDER THE MIND of one who drinks from the pool of secularity, who sees with artificial lenses and whose intellectual bloodlines are the channels for evolutionary philosophical currents armored with scientific proof. Is there an essential difference between his mind and the mind of
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Part 1

Communication between people of the North and people of the South is difficult. It tends to be a one-way operation: dictates pour down from the mighty North in the form of peremptory clauses; the South, covering its shame, calls its submission friendly cooperation. Communicating with
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Foreword

I shall speak of God and of the Ultimate Life to a modernity deafened by the noise of the new, blinded by the sheen of colored images, dazzled by incessant flashbulbs, seduced by the magic of the “electronic superhighway,” dumbfounded by bursts of virtual reality.
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