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.
In 1980 came the Iran–Iraq war which lasted eight years, atthe cost ofamillion deaths and, in the following year,in 1989, Khomeini issued the fatwa against SalmanRushdie over his supposedly blasphemous novel The Satanic Verses.
However, in suchcases, ratherthan omit them,Ihave taken the opportunityto place the figure inthe context of the historical events andmovements at the time,thus providingwhat hopefully will prove tobevaluable contextualisation.
by stating thatthere area number ofother figures thatcould be included, but atthe sacrifice ofcertain others andI wantedto present tothereader asbroad a sweep ofthe Islamic world as possible. Thisis notawork ofmerely 'thinkers', ...
At the age of40,he received thefirst revelation from God (allah, 'theGod') whichwas to beamajor turning pointboth in his ownlife and inthe subsequent livesof millions. Asthe Prophet of Islam, Muhammad, againstgreat opposition, ...
عذرًا، محتوى هذه الصفحة مقيَّد.
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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