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About

SHEIKH DR ZAID ALSALAMI

Name: Zaid Alsalami
Born: Babylon, Iraq
Childhood + Schooling: Canberra /Sydney.
Hawzah Studies: Qom – 1993-2010.

Degrees: BA – Al-Mustafa University – Islamic Culture and Sciences – Qom. 2001.
MA – ICAS – Epistemology in Contemporary Islamic Philosophy – London. 2008.
PhD – ANU – The Philosophy of Mir Damad – Canberra. 2018 (in process).

Completed Courses:
Trends in Western Philosophy – Sydney University.
Professional Writing & Editing – Cert. 4.
Commonwealth Marriage Celebrant

MY TRANSLATIONS & WORKS

No. Name Author Published Details Description
1 Epistemology in Contemporary Islamic Philosophy Zaid Alsalami No 2008 MA Thesis. ICAS
2 A Travel to the Light Abbas Noor al-Din Yes 2003. Sydney Australia On the life of the 12th Shi’a Imam, Imam al-Mahdi (a.s.). For Youth. Translated from Arabic
3 The Bezel of the Wisdom of Fatimah (a.s.) Hasan Hasanzade Amuly Yes 2005. Qom A mystical treatise on the spiritual status of Fatimah al-Zahraa (a.s.), in same method of Ibn ‘Arabi’s Fusus al-Hikam. Translated from Arabic
4 The Rights of Women in the Qur’an Muhammad Taqi Misbah Yazdi No 2006 Translated from Persian
5 The fundamentality of Existence or Quiddity between Seyyid Mir Damad and his student Mulla Sadra Dr. Sh. Ayman AbdulKhaliq No PhD thesis. American University in London The English translation of this thesis was submitted to the AUL, and PhD degree was granted to author.
6 Risalah al-Wilayah Allamah Tabatabai Yes 2009. Tehran, Iran A philosophical-mystical treatise on Mysticism from the viewpoint of the Shi’a Tradition. Link
7 Scale of Wisdom Muhammad Ray Shahri Yes 2009. London. ICAS A collection of Shi’ah Hadith. Translated from the letter ف to ي. Assisted in parallel comparison, final editing and proofreading. Link
8 Epistemology between Suhrawardi and ‘Allamah Tabatabi Mas’ud Omid Yes Transcendent Philosophy Journal. London Article, translated from Persian
9 Epistemology between Suhrawardi and ‘Allamah Tabatabi Mas’ud Omid No 2004 A study on the famous poet Hafiz Shirazi. Translated from Persian.
10 The Mystical Life of Imam Ali (a.s.) Abdullah Jawadi Amuly No 2002 Incomplete. Translated from Persian.
11 Concise Treatise on the Rules of Hajj Sh. Muhammad Husain Ansari Yes 2006 Translated from Arabic.
12 Manahij al-Tafkeer Sh. Dr. Ayman al-Masri No n/a On Epistemology
13 Mizan al-Fikr Sh. Dr. Ayman al-Masri No 2013 A course textbook in Logic
14 Durus fi Usul al-Fiqh Seyid Muhammad Kazim al-Husaini al-Hakim No 2008 19 simplified lessons in Usul al-Fiqh.
15 Muhadharaat Tamhiydiyah fi al-Falsafah Sh. Ali al-‘Abbud No 2014 A course textbook in Islamic Philosophy
16 Amuzesh Pudemani Mabani Irfan Islami Ali Amini Nejad No 2016 A course textbook in Islamic Mysticism.
17 Bidayah al-Usul Seyid Ridha Payambar-poor n/a 2014 30 lessons in Usul al-Fiqh – Intermediary Level.
18 Durus tamhidiyah fi al-Qawa’id al-Fiqhiyah Sh. Baqir Irawani Yes 2017 Link
19 Durus Tamhidiyah fi al-Qawaid Sh. Baqir Irawani Yes 2017 Link
20 Durus Mujazah fi ‘Ilmay al-Rijal wa al-Dirayah Sh. Jafar Subhani No 2017 Contracted by ICAS.
22 Ahlul Bayt in the Quran and Sunnah Sh. Muhammad Ray Shahri No 2005 Edited
23 Love in the Qur’an and Sunnah Sh. Muhammad Ray Shahri No 2006 Edited
24 Children in the Qur’an and Sunnah Sh. Muhammad Ray Shahri Yes 2008 Edited – Link
25 The Imam Ali (a.s.) Book of Politics Sh. Muhammad Ray Shahri Yes 2008 Edited – Link
26 Imam Husain (a.s.) Sh. Misbah Yazdi No 2009 Edited
27 Tafsir Surah al-Kahf Allamah Tabatabai Yes 2012 Edited

Hawza Classes & Courses I Have Taught

No. Subject Textbook Author Details Duration
1 Theology Handouts Myself From Tawhid to Ma’ad 20 weeks
2 Fiqh Shara’i al-Islam [4 volumes] Muhaqqiq al-Hilli Using translated text. [currently teaching a second time] 4 years
3 Arabic Handouts Myself Arabic for beginners 3 months
4 Arabic Nurani Qaidah Sh. Nur Muhammad Arabic for Quran recitation [Have taught numerous times] 3 months
5 Tajweed Lectures Compiled by myself n/a 3 months
6 Theology Handouts Compiled by myself Tawhid, Nubuwah, Imamah, Ma’ad 10 sessions each
7 Contemporary Theology Handouts Excerpts from books written by Sh. Hasan Mu’allimi n/a 6 months
8 Arabic Grammar Al-Nahu al-Wadhih, al-Hidaya fi al-Nahu Ali al-Jarim, Mustafa Amin. Al-Nahu al-Wadhih is Arabic. al-Hidaya has been translated [currently teaching a second time] 6 months.
9 Akhlaq Awsaf al-Ashraf Sh. Tusi Translated by Ali Quli Qarai 2nd time continues
10 Science of Hadith Hadith Studies Myself n/a 20 weeks
11 Spiritual symbolism The Mystical & Visionary Treatises of Shihabuddin Yahya Suhrawardi Shihabuddin Yahya Suhrawardi Jr. W. M. Thackston 5 months
12 Epistemology Manahij al-Tafkeer Sh. Falah al-Abidi Text translated from Arabic by myself 10 months
13 Logic Mizan al-Fikr Sh. Falah al-Abidi Text translated from Arabic by myself 10 months
14 Usul al-Fiqh Durus fi Usul al-Fiqh Seyid Muhammad Kazim al-Husaini al-Hakim Text translated from Arabic by myself 19 lessons
15 Islamic Philosophy Muhadharaat Tamhiydiyah fi al-Falsafah Sh. Ali al-‘Abbud Text translated from Arabic by myself 1 year
16 Irfan Amuzesh Pudemani Mabani Irfan Islami Sh. Ali Amini Nejad Text translated from Farsi by myself Yet to complete
17 Usul al-Fiqh [Intermediary] Bidayah al-Usul Seyid Ridha Payambar-pur. Text translated from Arabic by myself 30 Lessons
18 Ilm al-Rijal Durus Tamhidiyah fi al-Qawa’id al-Rijaliyah A. Sh. Baqir al-Irawani Text translated from Arabic by myself. Published by ICAS 1 Year
19 Jurisprudential Maxims Durus Tamhidiyah fi al-Qawa’id al-Fiqhiyah A. Sh. Baqir al-Irawani Text translated from Arabic by myself. Published by ICAS 10 months
20 Classical Theology Al-Bab al-Hadi ‘Ashar Allamah al-Hilli Translated by William McElwee Miller Yet to complete
21 Analytical Fiqh Durus tamhidiyah fi al-Fiqh al-Istidlali A. Sh. Baqir al-Irawani Online Yet to complete
22 Fiqh Fiqh for Sisters Myself Online Yet to complete