The Bridging Cultures Bookshelf: Muslim Journeys is a collection of books and DVDs selected to help public audiences in the United States become more familiar with the people, places, history, faith, and cultures of Muslims around the world and within the U.S. It is a project of the National Endowment for the Humanities, conducted in cooperation with the American Library Association. Support was provided by a grant from Carnegie Corporation of New York. Additional support for the arts and media components was provided by the Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art.
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Bridging Cultures Bookshelf: Muslim Journeys, Pathways of Faith
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Developed by Frederick M. Denny, University of Colorado. Following the correct pathway to spiritual fulfillment and success is a key Islamic principle....Show more Developed by Frederick M. Denny, University of Colorado. Following the correct pathway to spiritual fulfillment and success is a key Islamic principle. Readings for this theme explore the basic requirements for learning and obeying the precepts of the Qur’an, following Muhammad’s teachings, and engaging in specific formal practices. Also introduced are the pathways leading from Judaism and Christianity to Islam, the youngest of the three Abrahamic religions; the divergent paths followed by the Sunni and Shia communities; and the mystical routes to spiritual fulfillment known as Sufism. Show less
The Story of the Qurʼan
Its History and Place in Muslim Life
Book - 2008
Rūmī, Poet and Mystic (1207-1273)
Book - 1995
Muhammad
A Very Short Introduction
Book - 2011
The Art of Hajj
Book - 2012
The Children of Abraham
Judaism, Christianity, Islam
Book - 2004
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