Biography and Mission of Muhammad Ibn Abdul Wahhab By Jalal Abualrub
Author: Jalal Abualrub
Size: 10 x 7.0 x 1.6 Inches
Publication Year: 2003 (2nd Edition)
About This Book:Jalal Abualrub's "Biography and Mission of Muhammad Ibn Abdul Wahhab" thoroughly examines the life and mission of one of the most prominent men in Islamic history. During the 18th century, Muhammad Ibn Abdul Wahhab, a notable Islamic philosopher and theologian, had a major role in creating the religious landscape of the Arabian Peninsula. This book dives into the minutiae of his life, offering light on his achievements, teachings, and impact on the evolution of Islamic thinking.Biography:Abualrub exhaustively follows Muhammad Ibn Abdul Wahhab's path in this section, providing readers with a detailed depiction of his formative years, education, and the intellectual environment that affected his theological viewpoints. The biography delves into his family history, childhood, and the pivotal events that created his character. Readers also learn about Ibn Abdul Wahhab's scholarly endeavors, interactions with contemporary experts, and his difficulties in sharing his beliefs.MissionThe author delves into the fundamental concepts and beliefs that determined Muhammad Ibn Abdul Wahab's mission. Abualrub investigates Wahhabism's intellectual and theological foundations, offering light on the scholar's efforts to resurrect what he considered to be the authentic teachings of Islam. The book digs into Ibn Abdul Wahhab's partnership with Muhammad bin Saud, the foundation of the first Saudi state, and the regional execution of his ideals. Abualrub also examines the controversies and arguments surrounding Wahhabism, addressing its supporters and detractors.
In an age of misinformed and baseless narratives, this book is an essential work. The author does a great job analyzing various historical accounts and highlighting key biases, double standards, and holes present in the standard Orientalist narrative which have led to great slanders against the noble Shaykh Abdul-Wahhab. Very eye-opening!
I have been trying to buy this book since long time. Finally I bought it Alhumdulillah. I highly recommend this book to read