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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... 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 tradition rejects this. Already at the ...
... 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 did not write anything and there is ...
... position, replacing him with Abu Ubayda al-Jarrahin in charge of the whole Byzantine front. 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 ...
... position that belonged to Muhammad's cousin and son-in-law, Ali ibn Abi Talib. Further. Reading. Umar himself did not write anything and there is little information available concerning his early life. Nonetheless there is an abundance of ...
... position in the popular imagination is second only to Muhammad himself and, among more extreme Shi'a, his position is equal, if not superior, to that of the Prophet, with some sects ascribing divinity to him. In mainstream Shi'a thought ...
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