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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... engaged in some heated discussions, we generally came up with an agreed thirty or so, whereas the other twenty — the 'outer circle' — were far more contentious. Ultimately, decisions as to who to include and who to omit had to be made ...
... engaging in dialogue with the various followers of faiths that came to Mecca to trade. He also would go on short ... engage in meditation and prayer. It was on one such retreat when Muhammad was 40 years old that a vision came to him ...
... of his own tribe of Muslims. Such qualities were useful for the tribal leaders of Yathrib at that time, for they had been engaged for years in civil strife and they needed an independent arbiter to act as Abu Bakr (c 570–634)
... engage in other chores and shunned any luxuries. A generous spirit who did not believe in acts of vengeance and ... engaged in the raiding and shared in the booty, it obviously angered the people of Mecca. In addition, the Jewish tribes ...
... engaged in these acts without Abu Bakr's permission. Nonetheless, it was as a result of Abu Bakr's determination to at least keep what Muhammad had gained in terms of a commonwealth of Arabian tribes and his swift actions to form 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