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.
النتائج 1-5 من 42
... particular clan, the Banu Hashim, were not as powerful, though highly respected nonetheless. His father, Abd Allah, died before Muhammad was born and his mother, Amina, died when he was only 6 years old. Consequently, he was entrusted ...
Roy Jackson. an orphan himself, Muhammad felt particular sympathy for children who had lost their parents as well as disgust for the practice of infanticide that existed at the time. He spent more time in spiritual practices and engaging ...
... particular perspective. 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 ...
... particular case. Ali's reluctance to produce the murderers of Uthman resulted in Mu'awiya's resistance to his legitimacy as Caliph. Ali marched to the Euphrates border of Syria and engaged Mu'awiya's troops at the famous Battle of ...
... particular province, together with the Qur'an and the personal judgement of the particular judge. This, however, was hardly satisfactory as – aside from the fact that many judges were not as learned in the nascent Islamic scholarship as ...
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