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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... Sunni, reject this. It seems that Muhammad left the decision of his successors up to his followers, or perhaps he thought that there should be no successor at all. In addition, Arab conceptions of leadership were not authoritarian and ...
... Sunni Muslims Umar is regarded as a pious, frugal person who strongly believed in God and in Muhammad's model of what a good leader should be. He is held in less regard by many mystical Muslims, the Sufis, for being too 'worldly', while ...
... Sunni tradition, Muhammad left no clear instructions as to who should lead after his death, although he had plenty of opportunity to do so. Abu Bakr was chosen to be the first Caliph but, according to Shi'a tradition, it is believed ...
... Sunni and the Shi'a Muslims. Despite his unsuccessful career as Caliph/Imam, his legacy is one rich in myth, metaphor and theological significance. His position in the popular imagination is second only to Muhammad himself and, among ...
... Sunni Umayyad. More recent historians, however, have sought to rehabilitate him. The fourth Caliph, Ali, was the first cousin of the Prophet Muhammad as well as the husband of the Prophet's favourite daughter Fatima and the father of ...
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