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A Prayer Before Dawn

By Billy Moore
  • ISBN Code: : 1908518537
  • Publisher : Maverick House
  • Pages : 208
  • Category : True Crime
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A Prayer Before Dawn is the true story of one man’s fight to survive inside Klong Prem Prison, the notorious Bangkok Hilton. Billy Moore travelled to Thailand to escape a life of drug addiction and alcoholism. He managed to overcome his inner demons for a time but relapsed after trying ya ba – a highly-addictive form of methamphetamine. Moore’s life quickly descended into chaos, drug dealing and violence until he was eventually arrested and imprisoned in Klong Prem, a place where life has no value. A Prayer Before Dawn is no ordinary prison memoir; it’s the story of one man’s struggle to survive in one of the world’s toughest prisons. It’s also a story of redemption in the most unlikely of places. Billy Moore was born in Liverpool, England. He has worked as a teacher, Muay Thai fighter and extra on film sets. Following his release from prison in Thailand, he returned to Britain where he now lives with his family. He is now working as a motivational speaker and a drugs counsellor.

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Poetry is the food for the soul. Verses Of A Risen Phoenix, is a collection of moments, memories and conversations celebrating the spirit of women. It has poems from both the books of Sand and Sea Trilogy and much more. Peek into the subtle yet indescribable feminine entity, her struggles, failures, joys and the labors of the Phoenix’s journey before she rises from the ashes to be born anew. Flow with the mysticism of love and ponder on the entrapments of life which everyone encounters through the verses in this book. Breathe in spirituality with its rich inner wisdom and experience the power of prayer melting into the universe as it returns with abundance at dawn. A book to reflect on, in silent moments, be inspired and connect with your core self.

Islam in South Asia in Practice

By Barbara D. Metcalf
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  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Book Code : 1400831385
  • Total of Pages : 504
  • Category : Religion
  • Members : 136
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This volume of Princeton Readings in Religions brings together the work of more than thirty scholars of Islam and Muslim societies in South Asia to create a rich anthology of primary texts that contributes to a new appreciation of the lived religious and cultural experiences of the world's largest population of Muslims. The thirty-four selections--translated from Arabic, Persian, Urdu, Bengali, Tamil, Gujarati, Hindavi, Dakhani, and other languages--highlight a wide variety of genres, many rarely found in standard accounts of Islamic practice, from oral narratives to elite guidance manuals, from devotional songs to secular judicial decisions arbitrating Islamic law, and from political posters to a discussion among college women affiliated with an "Islamist" organization. Drawn from premodern texts, modern pamphlets, government and organizational archives, new media, and contemporary fieldwork, the selections reflect the rich diversity of Islamic belief and practice in South Asia. Each reading is introduced with a brief contextual note from its scholar-translator, and Barbara Metcalf introduces the whole volume with a substantial historical overview.

The Middle East Unveiled

By Donna Marsh
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  • Publisher : How To Books
  • Book Code : 184803461X
  • Total of Pages : 160
  • Category : Travel
  • Members : 422
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Why did Mr Abdul Rahman Hassan seem uncomfortable when I asked him if his Christian name was Abdul?A" Many organisations new to the Middle East become very successful; many more struggle, and some will fail altogether. Often, the difference between a successful organisation and one that fails is that organisation's level of cultural intelligence. Cultural intelligence has never been more important as businesses globalise, especially in parts of the world that are very different to markets in the West. Cultural and social mistakes can cost businesses dearly. Learning how to do business in the Middle East without causing offence is crucial. This book provides cultural and practical business intelligence for all Western business people working throughout the Middle East. It also focuses on issues specifically important to Western businesswomen, as well as for men who might be working with Arab and Muslim women. It can make the difference between success and failure for the reader and his or her organisation.

Gardens of the Righteous

By Muhammad Zafrulla Khan
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  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Book Code : 113609850X
  • Total of Pages : 348
  • Category : Social Science
  • Members : 276
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A collection of Muslim traditions.

A Rope and a Prayer

By David Rohde,Kristen Mulvihill
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  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Book Code : 1101445394
  • Total of Pages : 384
  • Category : Biography & Autobiography
  • Members : 336
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The compelling and insightful account of a New York Times reporter's abduction by the Taliban, and his wife's struggle to free him. Invited to an interview by a Taliban commander, New York Times reporter David Rohde and two Afghan colleagues were kidnapped in November 2008 and spirited to the tribal areas of Pakistan. For the next seven months, they lived in an alternate reality, ruled by jihadists, in which paranoia, conspiracy theories, and shifting alliances abounded. Held in bustling towns, they found that Pakistan's powerful military turned a blind eye to a sprawling Taliban ministate that trained suicide bombers, plotted terrorist attacks, and helped shelter Osama bin Laden. In New York, David's wife of two months, Kristen Mulvihill, his family, and The New York Times struggled to navigate the labyrinth of issues that confront the relatives of hostages. Their methodical, Western approach made little impact on the complex mix of cruelty, irrationality, and criminality that characterizes the militant Islam espoused by David's captors. In the end, a stolen piece of rope and a prayer ended the captivity. The experience tested and strengthened Mulvihill and Rohde's relationship and exposed the failures of American effort in the region. The tale of those seven months is at once a love story and a reflection of the great cultural divide-and challenge-of our time.

Arthania: Selected Poems

By Ihor Pavlyuk
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  • Publisher : Dorrance Publishing
  • Book Code : 1647023068
  • Total of Pages : 182
  • Category : Poetry
  • Members : 310
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Arthania By: Ihor Pavlyuk Arthania is a personal prayer to God, which can be heard and read by people, and animals, and plants, and stars. New song rhythm forms and meanings are proposed in this book; the truth of author Ihor Pavlyuk’s life (as a citizen of Ukraine, who lived and worked in many countries of the world) is consonant with all the people of the planet who can take the subtle energy they need from this book if they adequately catch the wave of his soul through an interpretation. Within are themes of freedom, of the individual and society, the theme of love for nature, for the homeland, for one’s parents, other people, the theme of freedom, orphanhood (the author grew up an orphan), the struggle for independence—all expressed in this autobiographical book in a poetic style. His life credo is expressed in this book with these words: “I am ready to live for ages and I am ready to die at every moment.”

The Complete Guide to Islamic Prayer (Sal?h)

By Sheikh Ramzy
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  • Publisher : Author House
  • Book Code : 1477215301
  • Total of Pages : 406
  • Category : Religion
  • Members : 646
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Salah is the second pillar of the Islamic faith, the foundations of a Muslim’s life, and the key to Paradise. A subject so important must be treated with care and attention and this book aims to provide the reader with a comprehensive, detailed, and accessible guide to this important topic. In this ground-breaking book, all elements of Salah are expounded chapter by chapter, with useful translations and transliterations of original Arabic terms and phrases. Beginning with the history of the prayer, we progress through an analysis of the types of Salah, its spiritual and physical benefits, and a unique step-by-step guide on learning to pray for those new to the practice. With this book, there should no longer be any confusion or lack of knowledge regarding Salah. It is hoped that this book, written with the intention of easing the performance of the five daily prayers, will help readers understand the beauty of this ritual and turn it into an enjoyable daily experience, such that it is spiritually enriching and accepted in the eyes of Almighty God.

Muhammad and Islam

By Bharat Singh
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  • Publisher : Archway Publishing
  • Book Code : 1665702818
  • Total of Pages : 322
  • Category : Religion
  • Members : 708
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What was so special about Muhammad that caused people to follow him, obey him, and trust him when he declared he was a prophet? Bharat Singh, a retired professor, covers the prophet's extraordinary achievements in this academic work. He examines how in a short period, from the time Muhammad became a prophet to his death, he successfully converted most Arabs and many others to Islam. At the same time, he also established an Arab kingdom and developed a religious doctrine based on Allah's messages and his examples, followed by about two billion Muslims today. In simple language, the author answers questions such as: • What are the doctrines, beliefs, and rituals of Islam? • What is the meaning behind the traditions and practices of Muslims? • How does the Quran shape behavior in daily life, social customs, gender issues, marriage, divorce, legal and illegal sexual relationships, and more? • Why Muslims put faith in the divinely inspired judicial system of sharia instead of laws formed by humans. Knowing the immense curiosity in the west of the violent acts carried by some Muslim groups claiming their actions as jihad sanctioned under Islam, Dr. Singh reviews jihad's doctrine and history. He also devotes a chapter to the jihadi agenda of around last hundred years and prominent terrorist organizations like Muslim Brotherhood, Hamas, Al-Qaida, ISIS, Taliban, and Hezbollah.