Those who practice the Muslim faith have resisted examinations of their religion. They are extremely guarded about their religion, and what they consider. 2. Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data. Ibn Warraq. Why I am not a Muslim / by Ibn Warraq. p. cm. Includes bibliographical references (p.). Fascinating book I am reading. Why I Am Not a Muslim, a book written by Ibn Warraq, is a critique of Islam and the Qur’an. He argues that Islam.

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No trivia or quizzes yet. Apparently, ignorance is bliss. That is to say young people in general and young Muslims in particular, those whose minds have not already been closed by fanaticism. The book is very difficult to read as much of the evidence is repeating, it lacks proper a editorial job thus becomes pretty similar to the authors take on a ‘confusing Koran’.

Este tipo de actitud conciliadora de imposibles que intentan adoptar algunos musulmanes es duramente criticada por Ibn Warraq. Lists with This Book.

Review of “Why I Am Not a Muslim”

Many times I have observed in my travels in the orient, that fanaticism comes from a small number of dangerous men who maintain the others in the practice of religion by terror.

I, unlike many others who’ll read this book, actually bothered to cross-reference some of what he has cited. For me, people like Ibn Warraq prove that there is at the least a hint of skepticim alive and well within Islam, which is very encourouging, for this proves that critical thinking is not muslm dead in Islam yet.

Later that afternoon, Ahmedi Begum went to the police station with her son-in-law to inquire about her nephew and the two musim. You will also find them announcing that Islam is a religion of peac Muslims are the first victims of Islam. His earliest memories are of his circumcision and first day at Sarraq school, and his family still consider themselves Muslims.

You can dismiss the support request pop up for 4 weeks 28 days if you want to be reminded again. This is unfortunate because Sufism has been taken up by many Western intellectuals for whom real Islam is Sufism, and real Sufism is the Sufism of Ibn Arabi. Properly, a custom or practice, and later narrowed down to the practice of the Prophet or a tradition recording the same. It’s one of the better books on skepticism I have read after Sceptical Essaysmuch less philosophical and much more scholarly.

These repulsive characteristics are written into the Quran, the hadith and the sharia, and are an ineradicable feature of the religion.

Classic Essays on Islam’s Holy Book. Only a few books I know of, such as this, speaks against Islam in a comprehensive manner. The Logic of Miracles — Part 3: Oct 16, Nathan rated it really liked it Shelves: The pen name “Ibn Warraq” Arabic: Sep 30, Buy.

Halal permittedharam forbiddenharus optional and in most cases encouragedsunat optional and encouragedmakruh optional and best to abstain frometc. Muhammad going to heaven on a winged donkey and meeting previous prophets and etc. Ibn Warraq is the pen name of an author most famous for his criticism of Islam. Jul 03, Peter Delorenzo rated it really liked it. Thanks for telling us about the problem. I agree with the author’s statement on Islam being mixed with Arab imperialism, thus committing cultural genocide in all countries that have embraced Islam in all sense.

Muslims are the first victims of Islam. This page was last edited on 28 Januaryat Inilah, kayaknya akhir-akhir ini saya harus membaca buku-buku yang kontroversial begini.

Why I Am Not a Muslim

This is a powerful book, written by an ex-Muslim, on why Islam is the way it is today. Considering the number of Muslims now resident in Western countries this is a war towards which no one, who values critical thought, free speech and democracy, can afford to be indifferent. Islam is an ideology, like Communism and Fascism.

Both parties could adduce Quranic texts and hadith to support their positions, and both would be drawing, in their own minds, upon the immutable word of God.

Despite the way the apologists would like to depict it, Islam was spread by the sword and has been maintained by the sword throughout its history, not to mention the scourge and the cross. Open Preview See a Problem? In the meantime, her son-in-law divorced her daughter because of his shame. The question gets shoved down the throat of many many wives married to Muslim men,”Why are you not a Muslim yet”?

The Origins of The Koran: The author says in the beginning of the book that he is not a scholar; in this book, he just collected various scholars’ work and commented on them. Sadly enough however todays events show him to be correct. All Muslims, not just the fanatics, believe that every word of the Quran is quite literally the word of God, absolutely and unquestionably true for all times, places, and people, and practically the same goes for the hadith and the sharia.

Mar 01, Pages Buy. However, as cultures mingle with trading, information diffuses; not to mention the power of memorization which can be shown by the Quran being memorized by the early Muslims and even today.

Those who practice the Muslim faith have resisted examinations of their religion.