Fifty Key Figures in Islam
Routledge, 27/09/2006 - 280 من الصفحات
The perfect resource for those wishing to learn more about the Muslim culture, its people and its teachings, Fifty Key Figures in Islam explores the lives and thoughts of fifty influential individuals in Islam and surveys a heritage that spans 1,500 years.
Covering key figures such as the Prophet Muhammad, Suleiman 'the Magnificent' and El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz (Malcolm X), the entry for each figure includes:
Fully cross-referenced for ease of use, this clearly presented work is ideal for those interested in or studying the area, and could not have come at a more fascinating time in history for Islam.
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... Mecca. Mecca, by this time, was the centre of trade and relatively prosperous and Muhammad himself turned his hand to trade. He obtained a reputation for being hard-working, modest and trustworthy, hence his nickname alAmin ('the ...
... Mecca to trade. He also would go on short retreats into the nearby caves at Mount Hira where he would be isolated from others, and – denying himself food and drink – he would engage in meditation and prayer. It was on one such retreat ...
... Mecca who have become rich yet ignored God and, if they do not repent, hell at the day of judgement can be expected. Khadija was the first to become a Muslim and proved to be an important comfort and support until her death in 619. Her ...
... Mecca to good use, however, by choosing the financial option of raiding the trade caravans en route from Mecca. While this proved to be financially beneficial and increased Muhammad's popularity among most of the people of Medina who ...
... Mecca as their holy city and recognised the ka'ba, a cube-like structure in the centre of Mecca, as the home of God, built by Abraham and Adam before him. It was only a matter of time before the people of Mecca also yielded to ...
Shah WaliAllah 17031762
Sir Sayyid Ahmad Khan 18171898
Sir Muhammad Iqbal 18731938
Hasan alBana 19061949
Hasan AlTurabi b 1932
Rachid Ghannoushi b 1941
alFarabi Abu Nasr Avennasar c 870950
Salah alDin Saladin 11381193
Muhammad ibn Arabi 11651240
Ibn Taymiyya 12631328
Suleiman the Magnificent c 14941566
Iqbal Muhammad 18731938
Mulla SadraSadr alDin Shirazi c 15721640
alShafii Muhammad 768820