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first Muslims

Asma Afsaruddin

first Muslims

history and memory

by Asma Afsaruddin

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Published by Oneworld in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Muslims -- History -- To 1500.,
  • Islamic countries -- History -- To 1500.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-238) and index.

    StatementAsma Afsaruddin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBP55 .A37 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 254 p. ;
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19337936M
    ISBN 101851685189, 1851684972
    ISBN 109781851685189, 9781851684977

    Sura Al-Fatiha “The Opening” Sura Al-Fatiha (“The Opening”) is the first chapter of the Quran. Its verses are a prayer for God’s guidance and stress the Lordship and Mercy of God (Allah in Arabic).This chapter has a special role in daily prayers (Salat), being recited at the start of each unit of prayer, or rak’ah.   The First Muslims by Asma Afsaruddin, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(74).

      The History of Islam In the seventh century, Muhammad claimed the angel Gabriel visited him. During these angelic visitations, which continued for about 23 years until Muhammad’s death, the angel purportedly revealed to Muhammad the words of Allah (the Arabic word for “God” used by Muslims). These dictated revelations compose the Qur'an, Islam’s holy . On the last Tuesday of November , Pope Urban II delivered an electrifying speech that launched the First Crusade. His words set Christendom afire. Some , men, from knights to paupers, took up the call--the largest mobilization of manpower since the fall of the Roman Empire. Now, in The First Crusade, Thomas Asbridge offers a gripping account of a titanic 4/5(11).

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