Author: Dr Abu Ameenah Bilal Philips
Paperback: 93 pages
Publisher: Al-Hidaayah (UK)
About the Book:
What is the Muslim to do when he is constantly being faced with new challenges, being cornered by difficult trials and tests, and must tackle many issues coming from every angle, how does he remain steadfast on this religion? And how does he hold firm onto the rope of Allah? In the Tafsir of Surah Buruj there are many beneficial lessons to be learnt which assist the Muslim in his daily struggle against Satan and his armies.
About the Author:
Dr Abu Ameenah Bilal Philips was born in Jamaica, but grew up in Canada, where he accepted Islam in 1972. He completed a diploma in Arabic and a B.A. from the College of Islamic Disciplines (Usool ad-Deen) at the Islamic University of Madeenah in 1979. At the University of Riyadh, College of Education, he completed a M.A. in Islamic Theology in 1985, and in the department of Islamic Studies at the University of Wales, he completed a Ph.D. in Islamic Theology in 1994.
Abu Ameenah taught Islamic Education and Arabic in private schools in Riyadh for over ten years and for three years he lectured M.Ed. students in the Islamic Studies department of Shariff Kabunsuan Islamic University in Cotobato City, Mindanao, Philippines. Since 1994 he has founded and directed the Islamic Information Center in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (which is now known as Discover Islam) and the Foreign Literature Department of Dar al Fatah Islamic Press in Sharjah, UAE. Presently, he is a lecturer of Arabic and Islamic Studies at the American University in Dubai and Ajman University in Ajman, UAE.