This book presents a concise description about matrimonial relationships and practices as seen in the Quran, the Hadith, the Sirah, and as viewed by the scholars of Islam. This type of document shall be of great help to many segments of the society whether they are Muslims or Non-Muslims. The author Dr. Ahmad H Sakr obtained his Ph.D. from the University of Illinois in 1966. While studying in America, he was a founding member and president of the Muslim Students’ Association of the U.S.A and Canada, currently known as the Islamic Society of North America (or ISNA), a mother organization in North America. Dr. Sakr was also a founding member of the World Council of Mosques whose headquarters is in Makkah. He was the first director and representative of the Muslim World League to the UN. Furthermore, Dr. Sakr is an educator and has taught in several universities. In 1973, he was selected as an Outstanding Educator of America. He is also an administrator and has served in numerous capabilities at various American universities, the last of which was as the Acting President of the American Islamic College in Chicago. In 1976/1977 he was selected as a Community Leader and a Noteworthy American. Currently, he is the president of the Foundation for Islamic Knowledge. Director of the Islamic Education Center in Walnut, California a member of Operation Safe Community, a member of the Walnut Interfaith Council in California, and a board member of the Islamic Food and Nutrition Council of America (IFANCA). Dr. Sakr has appeared on ABC’s “”Nightline”” as well as the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC). In addition, he has made numerous radio and television appearances. He has also organized and coordinated many national and international conferences. Additionally, he is a well-known writer and has written a series of books and booklets on Islam, food, health, behavior, terrorism, fundamentalism, Khutab, and orations. At last count, he had written over forty five (45) books and booklets not counting the innumerable articles, he has authored. Dr. Sakr’s approach is to build a bridge of understanding through commonalities with Muslims and non-Muslims. The latest visit was to the Vatican in Italy where he participated in a Dialogue with the Bishops, Cardinals and the Pope.
Matrimonial Education in Islam – (English/Arabic) – (PB)
By: Ahmed H.Sakr
A concise description about matrimonial relationships and practices as seen in the Quran, the Hadith, the Sirah, and as viewed by the scholars of Islam.