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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There are good translations (or 'interpretations' as many Muslims prefer to call them) by, for example, Yusuf Ali and N.J. Dawood. Second, there are many hadith (sayings of Muhammad) that are now available ...
For example, Armstrong comes from the perspective of someone who was once a Catholic nun, who maintains a deep spiritual and mystical attachment that comes through, whereas Rodinson is an atheist Jewish Marxist, who adopts an ...
For Abu Bakr's part, he followed the example of Muhammad by not exacting revenge against his enemies (the same could not be said of General Khalid). For example, after the revolt in Yemen was crushed, their leader al-Aswad al-Ansi's ...
The success of the wars gave Abu Bakr greater 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.
Khalid, from then on, seems to have had an inferior role as a co-ordinator of the generals and this act is an example of just how much power a Caliph could wield. Abu Ubayda, for his part, ...
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Ali ibn Abi Talib c 596661
Rabia of Basra c 717801
Muhammad ibn Abd alWahhab 17031792
Yaqub ibn Ishaq alKindi Alkindus c 801873
Abu Nasr alFarabi Avennasar c 870950
Abu Ali ibn Sina Avicenna 9801037
Abu alWalid Muhammad ibn Rushd Averroes 11261198
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