Forthcoming Books

A List of Titles ShiaGnosis Is Working On


1. Spirit of God, Son of Mary: The Life and Teachings of Jesus Christ Based on Islam’s Most Authoritative Texts and Sources

Author: Ayatullah Muhammadi Rayshahri

Translator: D.D. Sodagar

Projected release date: June 2017

 

2. Qur’anic Theology: A Thematic Exposition of the Qur’an

Author: Ayatullah Misbah Yazdi

Translator: D.D. Sodagar

Projected release day: July 2017

 

3. Commemorating Imam Hussein’s Martyrdom and Sacrifice: A Six-Book Learner’s Package

(1) Trail of Tears: Recounting the Events Leading up to Ashura

Author: Mustafa Pournejati

Translator: D.D. Sodagar

(2) Spilling the Blood of God: Recounting the Events of the Day of Ashura

Author: Ahmad Ghulamali

Translators: Fatimah and Najmah Sodagar

(3) Raising the Sun on the Spears: Recounting the Events Following Imam Husayn’s Martyrdom

Author: Mahdi Ghulamali

Translators: Davood and Najmah Sodagar

(4) The Beautiful Words of Husayn: A Short Selection of Moral Instructions by Imam Husayn

Author: Muhammad Taqi Subhaneeniya

Translator: D.D. Sodagar

(5) Gabriel Weeps: Short Stories from the Life of Imam Husayn

Author: Zahra Babaee

Translator: Fatimah Sodagar

(6) Tears of Blood: A Eulogy by Imam Mahdi (a Facing-Page Translation of Ziyarat Nahiyah Muqaddasah)

Translator: D.D. Sodagar

Projected release date: August 2017

 

4. An Introduction to Mulla Sadra’s Metaphysic: A Systematic Exposition of Mulla Sadra’s Philosophy

Author: Abdulrasool Obudiyyat

Translator: D.D. Sodagar

Projected release date: January 2018

 

5. Seeing God: A Shia Spiritual Guidebook on Attaining Union with God (An Annotated Translation of Liqa’ Allah)

Author: The late Ayatullah Mirza Jawad Aqa Maleki Tabreezi

Translator: D.D. Sodagar

Projected release date: March 2018

 

6. The Ascent to Happiness: An Islamic Ethics Textbook (An Annotated Translation of Mi’raj al-Sa’adah)

Author: Mulla Ahmad Naraqi

Translator: D.D. Sodagar

Projected release date: June 2019

 

7. The Innateness of Love: A Treatise on the Essence of Humanity

Author: Ayatullah Mirza Muhammad Ali Shahabadi

Translator: D.D. Sodagar

Projected release date: August 2019

8. Philosophy of Illumination: An Overview of Suhrawardi’s Philosophical System

Author: Seyyed Yadullah Yazdanpanah

Translator: D.D. Sodagar

Projected release date: February 2020

 

Longer Term Projects

1. Shia Theology: A Systematic Study

Author: D.D. Sodagar

 

2. An Annotated Translation of Nahjul Balaghah

Author: D.D. Sodagar

 

3. The Study Qur’an: An Annotated Translation of the Qur’an

Author: D.D. Sodagar

 

4. A Complete Exposition of the Qur’an in English

Author: D.D. Sodagar