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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... deaths and, in the following year, in 1989, Khomeini issued the fatwa against Salman Rushdie over his supposedly blasphemous novel The Satanic Verses. With these events came terms that many non-Muslims were unfamiliar with: 'ayatollah ...
... death, this new movement spread until it became the largest empire since the Roman era and enjoyed hegemony for a thousand years. Today there are around one billion people who call themselves Muslim and look to Muhammad as the model to ...
... death in 619. Her cousin, Waraqa ibn Nawful, who was either a Christian or an indigenous monotheist, had some familiarity with Christian and Jewish scriptures and so was able to contextualise Muhammad's revelations for him, tell him who ...
... death of Khadija, he took a number of wives, his favourite being Aisha, who was to live long after Muhammad's death and became a notable figure in Islamic history in her own right as well as recounting a number of hadith (sayings of ...
... death in 634. He is the first of the four 'Rightly-Guided Caliphs' (Rashidun) who ruled the Muslim community from 632 until 661. Although in only two years not much could be expected of any leader, Abu Bakr is important as he acted as a ...
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