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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... fact that Islam has suffered under the Western dominance also, for many, brings into question the validity of Islam as superior to other civilisations and ideologies. This collective memory on both sides (the Muslims versus the ...
... fact that it was the beginning of the Muslim community, the umma, with Muhammad as its leader. Muhammad settled in Medina as their new arbiter, purchased some land and built the first mosque which was also to be his home. At this stage ...
... fact, it could quite easily have done so. Very little is known of Abu Bakr's early life, except that he was around the same age as Muhammad and one of the first, if not the first, male to convert to Islam. His original name was Abdul Ka ...
... fact that Arabia was in severe financial difficulties, for what was effectively a civil war between Muhammad and the non-Muslims of Arabia had severely affected trade, and this was not helped by the ensuing ridda wars. If the new united ...
... fact that the experiment of the political position of caliph continued after Abu Bakr's death demonstrates that people on the whole were at least satisfied with the system. See also: Umar ibn al-Khattab. Further. Reading. Abu Bakr himself ...
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