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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... early 1979 as the pro-Western Shah fled and thousands in the streets of Teheran greeted Ayatollah Khomeini. I remember the events, but I also recall being confused and, frankly, astounded by my own ignorance of Islam and the Muslim ...
... early period of Islam, where little is known about the lives of the figures, more space has been devoted to their ideas, whereas in the later period, where a great deal more is known, more space may be devoted to that person's life ...
... early years although it is known that he was a member of a powerful tribe from Mecca in Arabia known as the Quraysh. His particular clan, the Banu Hashim, were not as powerful, though highly respected nonetheless. His father, Abd Allah ...
... early prophethood of Muhammad, such as the day of judgement, resurrection and of mankind 'transgressing', a reference specifically to some of the people of Mecca who, at this time, were largely pagan and more concerned with material ...
... earliest was his cousin and son-in-law, Ali ibn Abi Talib, who was later to become the fourth Caliph as well as the ... early years, the number of Muslims was small, but when Muhammad began attacking the wealth of the Meccan merchants ...
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