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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... authority as a prophet, also had trading links with Mecca and were not willing to take part in the raiding. Muhammad had been at great pains to stress his faithfulness to the one God and his links with the Jewish prophets, and, at first ...
... authority, for financial if no other reasons, and this they did, with some (but little) opposition, in 630. All the pagan idols inside the ka'ba were destroyed and the people submitted to the one God with Muhammad as the Prophet. After ...
... authority was limited. Rather, he was to keep the precepts, the sunna (tradition) of the Prophet and what had been revealed by God. He ruled from his quarters in Medina and his main task was to keep the status quo and hold on to the ...
... authority, although he was far from being an absolute ruler and poor communications required the necessity of others to act independently, as in the example of General Khalid. This poor communication network together with what proved to ...
... authority to Ali. His life is shrouded in myth and legend and he is widely acknowledged, even by critics, as a pious and devout individual as well as a just and well-meaning leader. During the second Caliph Umar's reign, the people 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