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History of the Islamic Center

Muhammad Abdul-Rauf

History of the Islamic Center

from dream to reality

by Muhammad Abdul-Rauf

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Published by The Center in Washington .
Written in English

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  • Islamic Center (Washington, D.C.)

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    Statementby Muhammad Abdul-Rauf.
    ContributionsIslamic Center (Washington, D.C.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBP187.6.W37 I742
    The Physical Object
    Pagination96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4439685M
    LC Control Number79100935

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    The breadth of the work has caused it to be called the first world history and its lavish illustrations and calligraphy required the efforts of hundreds of scribes and artists. I had applied to the PROSOP workshop because research on manuscripts and printed books in Arabic can yield significant prosopographic knowledge that is not limited to the names of authors. Mughal and Ottoman Manuscripts The Mughals and Ottomans both produced lavish manuscripts of more recent history with the autobiographies of the Mughal emperors and purely military chronicles of Turkish conquests. The Caliphate was thus one of the earliest welfare statesparticularly the Abbasid Caliphate. Recent surveys have found that in countries with high Muslim populations, the majority of Muslims have overwhelmingly negative views of terrorist groups like ISIS.

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Arberry was a devout Christian who nevertheless identified strongly with the mystical strain in Islam. Gilded, painted, and enameled glass were added to the repertoire, as were shapes and motifs borrowed from other mediasuch as pottery and metalwork.

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These were still in earthenware, since porcelain was not made in Islamic countries until modern times. He has conducted long-term anthropological field research in Central Asia and the Balkans, where his work focuses on the transmission of religious and cultural knowledge; the expressions of everyday religious life; and the social aspects of religious change.

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