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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... Umayyad clan of the Quraysh tribe, and the husband of two of the Prophet's daughters. Ali was born some thirty years after the birth of the Prophet Muhammad. His father, Abu Talib, was the Prophet's real uncle. Abu Talib cared for ...
... Umayyad clan, one of the last to accept Muhammad's rule. Ali, on the other hand, had been a close friend of Muhammad and one of the first Muslims to convert. Being only 9 years old when Muhammad took on the mantle of Prophet-hood, Ali ...
... Umayyad. Ali's importance lies not only in his own writings, compiled after his death in Nahj al-Balaga (The Road to Eloquence), but perhaps more importantly in the interpretations of his life by subsequent followers. It resulted in a ...
... Umayyad dynasty (661–750) of Caliphs. He battled against the fourth Caliph, Ali ibn Abi Talib, seized Egypt and assumed the caliphate after Ali was assassinated in 661. Mu'awiya's contribution to Islam lies mainly in restoring unity to ...
... Umayyads and their descendants. As Caliph, Mu'awiya is reported as saying: I apply not my lash where my tongue suffices, nor my sword where my whip is enough. And if there be one hair binding me to my fellow men I let it not break. If ...
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