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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... developed by the Abbasid Caliph Harun al-Rashid, who built a sanctuary around which grew the town of Najaf. His eldest son, al-Hasan, succeeded him but he soon abdicated. To all intents and purposes, the caliphate now belonged to Mu ...
... developed the bureau of registry (diwan) and initiated the first postal system in Islam. After the death of Ali, Mu'awiya's authority was largely acknowledged in the east, that is Iraq and Persia, although this did not mean that he did ...
... developed into a flourishing religious and cultural centre with tendrils that stretched to Morocco and Spain. Uqbah was killed in battle in 683 and his tomb-mosque is considered the oldest Muslim architectural monument in Africa as well ...
... developed into a legal code which could be applied across the Islamic Empire. The coming of the Abbasids was accompanied by the creation of a centralised state which was bureaucratically ruled, increasing the need for standardisation ...
... developed by his disciples and, together with his contemporary, Malik, who was based in Medina, these two could rightly be described as the pioneers in the field of Islamic law. Abu Hanifa did not compose any works on religious law ...
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