Meeting the Challenge of Parenting in the West – An Islamic Perspective

This book covers most of the social issues related to parents, husbands, wives, and children. It is beneficial for all members of the family, those starting out on family life and those families which have already developed as a basic unity of society. The book is divided into eight main sections. The first section explains the objectives of tarbia. The second section describes the basic principles of tarbia deduced from Qur'an and the teachings of Prophet Muhammad, pbuh, as a Murabbi (Murabbi is the person who conducts the tarbia process) and educator. The third section ...

Answers to Frequently Asked Questions on Marriage (Part 1)

Maintaining a healthy marriage is a challenge in the best of circumstances but trying to keep a marriage going strong when one or both spouses are misinformed about the purpose of marriage or the rights and obligations of each partner can be an absolute disaster! In this latest contribution to the literature on marital harmony, Dr. Ekram and Dr. Rida Beshir once again tackle a complex issue with a healthy blend of wisdom, clarity and common sense.

Muslim Teens – Today’s Worry, Tomorrow’s Hope

Muslim Teens is a comprehensive, solution-oriented book that allows parents to fulfill the trust of raising their teens in a systematic and tested way, based on guidance from the Qur'an and the teachings of Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him. It truly gives parents an opportunity to turn today's worry into tomorrow's hope. The book emphasizes the need to understand teenagers and the bewildering changes they undergo during this stage of their life. Readers are given a detailed picture of the teen subculture in North America ...

Blissful Marriage – A Practical Islamic Guide

This book contains the right mix of theory and practice due to the authors’ wealth of experience in marriage counseling in North America. All its contents are based on Islamic references from Qur’an and Sunnah and their applications to the contemporary environment.

Everyday Struggles – The Stories of Muslim Teens

This book features a collection of short stories written by Muslim teenage girls for Muslim teens. It addresses such topics as dealing with misconceptions about Islam in school, a new convert's struggle to understand the necessity of the hijab, a Muslim teen's thoughts after 9/11, and the pressure of attending that coveted high school prom ...