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.
Originally a rich merchant of Mecca, Abu Bakr succeeded the Prophet
Muhammad as leaderof the Muslim community. Abu Bakr ruled for onlytwo years
untilhis death in634. He isthe first of the four 'RightlyGuided Caliphs' (Rashidun)
who ruled ...
Abu Bakr emerged as the acceptable candidate largely because he was not
amember of a prominenttribal group, ... Abu Bakrwasgiven the titleKhalifat Rasul
Allah, which means 'Deputy (orSuccessor) tothe Prophetof God', although atthe
Apparently Abu Bakr, who had not authorised Khalid totake control of thearmy,
died before news ofthe victory reached him.Abu Bakr did not always agree with
other tribal leadersinthe community, andit was notan easy tasktokeep so many ...
Unlikehis predecessor, Abu Bakr (c. 570–634), who reigned for only twoyears,
Umar was to enjoy ten yearsof rule.It was under Umar's leadership that
Islammade its largest and fastest expansion. Duringhis reign, Muslim forces
Abu Ubayda, for his part, defeateda large Byzantine army at the Battleof Yarmuk
in 637, leading to the conquest of Syria and, ... These warson foreignsoil
wereconceived of by Abu Bakr as a necessary meansof financial survival rather
ما يقوله الناس - كتابة مراجعة
Muhammad ibn Abd alWahhab 17031792
Sir Sayyid Ahmad Khan 18171898
Muhammad Abduh 18491905
Rashid Rida 18651935 Sir Muhammad Iqbal 18731938
Hasan alBana 19061949 Sayyid Qutb 19061966 Muhammad Taha 19081985
Hasan Hanafib 1935 Rachid Ghannoushib 1941
alBana Hasan 19061949
Ubaydallah AlMahdi c 873934 AbualHasan Ali alMawardi 9721058
SalahalDin Saladin 11381193 Yahya Suhrawardi 11541191
Ibn Taymiyya 12631328
Khomeini Sayyid Ruhollah 19021989