Al-Jamia
Al-Jamia (meaning “the encyclopedia” or “the comprehensive”) is a sacred and secret Shia text, the words of which were dictated by Muhammad to Ali, who then wrote down these words. Alternate spellings...
Daim al-Islam
Daim al-Islam is a Mustaali Ismaili Shi'a Muslim book of Jurisprudence.This book is written by Al-Qadi al-Nu'man. He served as Dai of four Imams (from Ismaili 11th Imam Mehdi to 14th Imam Aziz ...
Ginans
Ginans (Urdu: گنان, Gujarati: ગિનાન) (Derived from Sanskrit: Gnana/(ज्ञान)) are devotional hymns or poems recited by Shia Ismaili Muslims.It was originally an oral rendition mostly by Pirs, first amon...
Al-Burhan Fi Tafsir al-Quran
Al-Burhan fi Tafsir al-Quran or Kitab al-Burhan fi Tafsir al-Quran, popularly known as Tafsir al-Burhan (Arabic: تفسير البرهان‌‎), is a Shi'a Muslim tafsir (or exegesis of the Quran) writte...
Al-Mohit al-azam
al-Moḥīṭ al-aʿẓam (Arabic: المحیط الأعظم) is a seven-volume commentary on the Quran written by Sayyid Haydar Amuli that was completed around 1375 or 1376 CE.
The commentary is premised on Ibn Arab...
Shi'ism: Doctrines, Thought, and Spirituality
Shi'ism: Doctrines, Thought, and Spirituality is a book written by Seyyed Hossein Nasr, Hamid Dabashi, and Seyed Vali Reza Nasr.
A Shia Anthology
A Shi'ite Anthology was written by Allameh Tabatabaei and translated by William Chittick, State University of New York Press. 1981. ISBN 0-87395-511-0 Created by the Prophet Muhammad and his twelve Im...
Islamic Government: Governance of the Jurist
Velayat-e faqih (Persian: ولایت فقیه‎, velāyat-e faqīh), also known as Islamic Government (Persian: حکومت اسلامی‎, Hokumat-i Eslami), is a book by the Iranian Shia Muslim cleric and revolu...
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History of Islamic Philosophy
The book History of Islamic Philosophy is a collection of essays by various authorities on Islam in the Routledge series History of World Philosophies and is edited by Seyyed Hossein Nasr of George Wa...
Marsia
Marsiya (or Marsia, Persian: مرثیہ‎) is an elegiac poem written to commemorate the martyrdom and valour of Hussain ibn Ali and his comrades of the Karbala. Marsiyas are essentially religious.
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Muntaha al-amal
Muntaha al-amal (منتهی‌الآمال) is a book written by Shaykh Abbas Qumi on the Islamic prophet Muhammad and his descendants.
Man la yahduruhu al-Faqih
Man lā yahduruhu al-Faqīh (Arabic: من لا يحضره الفقيه‎) is a hadith collection, by the famous Twelver Shi'a hadith scolar Abu Ja'far Muhammad ibn 'Ali ibn Babawaih al-Qummi, commonly k...
Fatima the Gracious
Fatima The Gracious (Arabic: Fatimah Zahra) is a book written by Shi'a scholar Abu Muhammad Ordoni and published by Ansariyan Publications. The book is a detailed biography of the person with the same...
Sharh Usul al-Kafi
Sharh Usul al-Kafi is a commentary on Usul al-Kafi by Mohammad Salih al-Mazandarani.
Journal of Shi'a Islamic Studies
The Journal of Shi'a Islamic Studies (ISSN 1748-9423) was established in 2008 as an international peer-reviewed academic journal publishing articles relating to Shia Islam. It is published by ICA...
Wasā'il al-Shīʿa
Wasā'il al-Shīʿa (Arabic: وسائل الشيعة‎) is a reputable book of hadith in Shia Islam, compiled in the 17th century by Shaikh al-Hur al-Aamili. Shaikh Al-Hur wrote two editions of this ...
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Comments on the Peak of Eloquence (Ibn Abi al-Hadid)
Comments on the Peak of Eloquence (Arabic: شرح نهج البلاغة‎) is a commentary written by Izz al-Din ibn Hibatullah ibn Abi l-Hadid on the Nahj al-Balagha.
Ustad Sibte Jaafar Zaidi
Syed Sibte Jaafar Hassan Zaidi (Urdu سید سبط جعفر حسن زیدی/ ALA-LC: Sayyid Sibt-i Jaʼfar Ḥasan Zaidī) was a Pakistani professor, scholar, advocate, poet, author, social worker and classical religious...
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List of Shia books

These books include discussions about Theology (Tawḥīd, Nubuwwah, Imamah, etc. ) of Shi'a.These books seek to give a rational account of Shi'a theology in contrast with the Ash'ari, Mu'tazili and...
Islamic Laws
Islamic Laws is a comprehensive book (Arabic: Risalah) on Islamic jurisprudence (Arabic: Fiqh‎) by the popular contemporary Iraqi Grand Ayatollah Ali al-Sistani, published and translated by ...
Kitab al-Kafi
The book Al-Kāfī (The Sufficient Book) is a Twelver Shīʿī ḥadīth collection compiled by Muhammad ibn Ya‘qūb al-Kulaynī. It is divided into three sections: Usūl al-Kāfī, which is concerned with e...