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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... Qur'an. The God that introduces Himself in this verse is both creator and teacher, and there are already here important themes that will be constantly re-iterated in revelations during the early prophethood of Muhammad, such as the day ...
... Qur'an during this period reflect this with a concern more with practical political and legal matters. Muhammad was not a prophet in the strict religious sense but a political and military leader. The Muslims now prayed towards Mecca as ...
... Qur'an that his sister had kept hidden he was apparently converted on the spot by the beauty of the language and, rather than killing Muhammad, he determined to accept Islam. Consequently he is sometimes referred to as the 'St Paul of ...
... Qur'an and the Sunna (tradition of Muhammad) proved invaluable to the first three Caliphs who preceded Ali and some Shi'a traditions recount that Ali's compilation of the Qur'an – which is used by Shi'a Muslims to this day – is both ...
... Qur'an to be placed on the tip of their lances and called for neutral Muslims to arbitrate between the rivals on God's word. At this point Ali, who was aging and tired, consented. Sources are vague concerning the issues discussed at ...
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