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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... given a mission and told to make this mission public. Tradition states that Muhammad was illiterate and protested that he was hardly the person to take on such a task, but the angel was insistent and here begins the prophetic era of ...
... given that Medina had a large population of Arab Jews. We have few descriptions of what Muhammad looked like or other personal details. According to his cousin Ali, he was neither tall nor short, had neither curly nor flowing hair ...
... given some of the central religious positions such as leading the congregation in public prayer during Muhammad's illness. Some Sunni traditions state that Muhammad appointed Abu Bakr as his deputy while he was alive, although Shi'a ...
... given the title Khalifat Rasul Allah, which means 'Deputy (or Successor) to the Prophet of God', although at the time it was not altogether clear what the duties and powers of this role would entail. Certainly he would not have the same ...
... given that it had only been a two-year experiment so far. General Khalid remained the chief campaigner in the continuing raids into foreign lands, and Umar gave himself the additional title of 'commander of the believers' (amir al-mu ...
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