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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... revelation from God (al-lah, 'the God') which was to be a major turning point both in his own life and in the subsequent lives of millions. As the Prophet of Islam, Muhammad, against great opposition, unified the disparate Arab peoples ...
... revelations from God. Muhammad was, in this sense, no super-human, but a man of average means who acted as the ... revelation possibly being the following: You that are wrapped up in your cloak, arise and give warning. Magnify your ...
... revelations, I will lay on him a mounting torment. (sura 74:1–17) Muhammad here is told to 'rise and warn', and so there is obviously something he must give warning about, which again seems to be a reference to the people of Mecca who ...
... revelations of the Qur'an during this period reflect this with a concern more with practical political and legal matters. Muhammad was not a prophet in the strict religious sense but a political and military leader. The Muslims now ...
... revelation, it was still incumbent upon all Muslims to attempt to follow the correct path, the shari'a, that God had laid down for them in the Muslim holy book, the Qur'an. Muslims also looked to the life and teachings of Muhammad, his ...
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