After Death, Life! Thoughts to Alleviate the Grief of Muslims Facing Death
by Ruqaiyyah Waris Maqsood
Goodword Books, 2002
Offers practical advice on Islamic attitudes to the end of life, the correct procedures of burial according to the Sunnah of the Prophet and how to support others who are grieving.
Authentic Step by Step Illustrated Janazah Guide
by Mohamed Ebrahim Siala
Salman Al-Farisi Islamic Center, 1996
Includes information about the time just before and after death, mourning the dead, preparing the body for burial, the funeral prayer, the funeral (janazah), the burial, special cases, condolences, rewards after death, visiting the cemetery and references.
The Inevitable Journey Part 1: Sickness: Regulations & Exhortations
by Muhammad al-Jibaly
Al-Kitaab and As-Sunnah Publishing, 2003
Focuses on regulations related to illness and the lessons associated with illness, presenting the Islamic stance toward a number of medical issues and a discussion of regulations relating to people with disabilities.
The Janazah: Funeral Prayer and Burial in Islam
by Tariq Mahmood Nishter Al-Nagshbandi
Imam Ahmad Raza Institute International, 2008
Includes information about dying, washing a dead body, shrouding the deceased, the funeral prayer, the burial and visiting the Muslim cemetery. Available at
Offers books and other resources about death and the afterlife, funeral issues, wills, heaven and hell.
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Includes books and other resources about death and the afterlife, funeral issues, wills, heaven and hell.