Sleeping Like the Prophet 40 Prophetic Traditions in Poetic English By Moin Uddin Khan
Author: Moin Uddin Khan
Book Binding: Softcover
Size: 5.8 x 8.3 inches
Publication Year: 2014
About This Book:
Moin Uddin Khan's "Sleeping Like the Prophet 40 Prophetic Traditions in Poetic English" is a wonderfully designed and spiritually stimulating book that enables readers to discover the Prophet Muhammad's (peace be upon him) timeless wisdom through the art of poetry. Khan brilliantly weaves together the Prophetic traditions (Hadith) in poetry style in this one-of-a-kind anthology, presenting a fresh and entertaining take on the Prophet's teachings on sleep and rest.
This book's highlights include:
"Sleeping Like the Prophet" delivers the Prophet Muhammad's teachings in the form of poetry lyrics. The exquisite and poetic wording gives the Hadith a compelling depth, making them more accessible and remembered.
40 Prophetic Traditions:
The book comprises 40 Hadith related to sleep, dreams, and evening practices. Each Hadith is provided in its original Arabic form as well as the author's beautiful English rendition, allowing readers to understand the depth of the Islamic heritage.
Readers are given significant insights into Prophetic guidance on sleep etiquette, nightly supplications, and the spiritual meaning of rest through these lyrical lyrics. The book urges people to match their bedtime practices with the sunnah (the Prophet's method) in order to have a more meaningful and spiritually uplifting sleep.
The book tackles the cultural and practical elements of sleep in the framework of Islamic tradition, bridging the gap between the Prophet's timeless knowledge and current living.
Contemplation and reflection:
"Sleeping Like the Prophet" urges readers to pause and think about the spiritual and ethical components of sleep and repose, creating a deeper connection to the Prophetic teachings and their application in daily life.