Curious about Islam? Not sure whether to trust what the media say? Too many question marks? This “frequently asked questions” guide aims to concisely answer the most commonly encountered questions about Islam and Muslims straight from the source. The answers present an overview of the Islamic point of view on a variety of key topics which the reader can later follow up by more in-depth study if desired.
About the Author
Dr. Sahib Mustaqim Bleher is a journalist, translator, author and publisher who converted from Lutheran Protestant Christianity in his native Germany, later moving to the UK where he headed campaigns for Islamic schools and became a founder member and general secretary of the Islamic Party of Britain. He has contributed many leaflets and booklets to IDCI introducing Islamic concepts and revised the popular Qur'an translations of Muhammad Marmaduke Pickthall and Yusuf Ali to make them more accessible to a modern English readership. Most recently he has completed his own "plain English" translation of the Qur'an which has been published by IDCI as The Meaning of the Wise Qur’an.