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Islam

History of Islam Islam (Arabic: ; ( (help· info)), submission (to the will of God)) is a monotheistic faith, considered one of the Abrahamic religions, and the worlds second-largest religion. ... Image File history File links I made this. ... The History of Islam involves the history of the Islamic faith as a religion and as a social institution. ...

Beliefs and practices

Oneness of God
Profession of Faith
PrayerFasting
PilgrimageCharity This article is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. ... Tawhīd (also Tawhid or Tauhid or Tawheed; Arabic توحيد) is the Islamic concept of monotheism, derived from Ahad. ... An example of allāhu written in simple Arabic calligraphy Allah (Arabic allāhu الله) is traditionally used by Muslims as the Arabic word for Singular God (not Gods personal name, but the equivalent of the Hebrew word El as opposed to YHWH). Both Muslim and non-Muslim scholars often... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... The Hajj or Haj (Arabic: ) is the Pilgrimage to Mecca (Makkah) in Islam. ... Zakât (or Zakaat or Zakah) (English:tax, alms, tithe) (Arabic: زكاة, Old (Quran) Arabic: زكوة) is the third of the Five Pillars of Islam in Sunni Islam and one of the Branches of Religion in Shia Islam. ...

Major figures

Muhammad
AliAbu Bakr
Companions of Muhammad
Household of Muhammad
Prophets of Islam For other people named Muhammad, see Muhammad (disambiguation). ... For other uses, see Ali (disambiguation). ... Abu Bakr As Siddiq (Arabic ابو بكر الصديق, alternative spellings, Abubakar, Abi Bakr, Abu Bakar) (c. ... In the Islamic religion, the Sahaba (or Asahaaba,الصحابه; both forms are plural--the singular is Sahaabi, which is Arabic for friend, or companion) are the companions of the Prophet Muhammad. ... This is an Arabic phrase literally translated as People of the House, or family. ... The Quran identifies a number of men as prophets of Islam (Arabic: nabee نبي ; pl. ...

Texts & Laws

Qur'anHadithSharia
JurisprudenceTheology
Biographies of Muhammad // Quran Text Surahs Ayah Commentary/Exegesis Tafsir ibn Kathir (by Ibn Kathir) Tafsir al-Tabari (by Tabari) Al Kordobi Tafseer-e-kabir (by Imam Razi) Tafheem-al-Quran (by Maulana Maududi) Sunnah/Hadith Hadith (Traditions of The Prophet) The Siha-e-Sitta al-Bukhari (d. ... The Quran (Arabic , literally the recitation; also called or The Noble Quran; also transliterated Quran, Koran, and less commonly Alcoran) is the holy book of Islam. ... Hadith (Arabic: , Arabic pl. ... Sharia (Arabic: ; also Sharīah, Sharia, Shariah or Syariah) is the Arabic word for Islamic law, also known as the Law of Allah, and governs both secular and religious life of the devout Muslim. ... Islamic jurisprudence, (Arabic: Fiqh) (in Arabic and Persian: فقه) is made up of the rulings (Fatwa) of Muslim Islamic jurists (Ulema) to direct the lives of the Muslims. ... Kalam (علم الكلم)is one of the religious sciences of Islam. ... This article is not about the group of British engineering companies called Sira; see Sira (group of British companies). ...

Branches of Islam

SunniShi'aSufi
The religion of Islam has many divisions, sects, schools, traditions, and related faiths. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Shia Islam or Shi`ism (from the Arabic word شيعة, Persian: شیعه) is the second largest denomination of the religion of Islam. ... Sufism (Arabic: تصوف, taṣawwuf), a part of Islamic studies, is a mystic tradition of Islam based on the pursuit of spiritual truth as it is gradually revealed to the heart and mind of the Sufi (one who practices Sufism). ...

Sociopolitical aspects

AcademicsPhilosophy
ArtScience
ArchitectureCities
CalendarHolidays
Women in IslamLeaders
PoliticsJihadLiberalism
Muslim culture is a term primarily used in secular academia to describe all cultural practices common to historically Islamic peoples. ... Islamic Studies is the academic discipline which focuses on Islamic issues. ... Islamic philosophy (الفلسفة الإسلامية) is a longstanding attempt to create harmony between faith, reason or philosophy, and the religious teachings of Islam. ... Islamic art is the art of Islamic people, cultures, and countries. ... Islamic science is science in the context of traditional religious ideas of Islam, including its ethics and philosophy. ... Islamic architecture is the entire range of architecture that has evolved within Muslim culture in the course of the history of Islam. ... // This is a list of cities that various groups regard as holy. ... The Islamic calendar or Muslim calendar (also called Hijri calendar, Arabic التقويم الهجري) is the calendar used to date events in many predominantly Muslim countries, and used by Muslims everywhere to determine the proper day on which to celebrate Islamic holy days. ... Friday is an important day in the life of a Muslim and it is believed that any devotional acts done on this day gain a higher reward. ... This article needs a complete rewrite for the reasons listed on the talk page. ... Islamic religious leaders are persons who, as part of the clerisy, mosque, or government, perform a prominent role within their community or nation. ... This article needs a complete rewrite for the reasons listed on the talk page. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Since the 19th century, Muslim progressives have produced a considerable body of liberal thought within Islam (in Arabic: الإسلام الاجتهادي or interpretation-based Islam; also الإسلام التقدمي or progressive Islam). These have in common a religious outlook which depends mainly on ijtihad or re-interpretations of scriptures. ...

See also

Vocabulary of Islam
Index of articles on Islam The following list consists of concepts that are derived from both Islam and Arab tradition, which are expressed as words in the Arabic language. ...

This page is a list of Muslims in various professions and fields. For a list of all Muslims, listed by birth, see List of Muslims by date of birth. A Muslim (Arabic: مسلم) (sometimes also spelled Moslem) is an adherent of Islam. ... This is a list of Muslims, sorted per birthday. ...


Academics

Islamic science has been an important part of the History of science and the present day. ... A Muslim mathematicians is a person that professes Islam and engaged in the mathematicians aspect of Islamic science. ... Muslims writer and poets are some among the Muslim professions. ...

Artists and Athletes

A Muslim artists is a Muslim that is or was engaged in arts. ... This article is being considered for deletion for the 2nd time in accordance with Wikipedias deletion policy. ... A Muslim entertainer is a Muslim that is or was engaged in entertaining. ...

Leaders

This is a list of Ayatollahs: Ayatollah Amini Ayatollah Azari-Ghomi Mohammad Beheshti Grand Ayatollah Borujerdi Sadiq Ehsanbakhsh Mohammad Taqi Bahjat Ayatollah Mohammadi Guilani Mohammed Baqir al-Hakim Grand Ayatollah Muhammad Fazel Lankarani Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi Ahmad Jannati Abol-Ghasem Kashani Sadegh Khalkhali Grand Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Grand Ayatollah Abul... All years are according to the Common Era // The Rashidun (Righteously Guided) Accepted by Sunni Muslims and international consensus as the first four rulers; Shia Muslims believe that the first three were usurpers. ... This page is a partial list of Marja-e-Taqleeds followed by Shia Muslims around the world. ... The list of Muslim military leaders includes notable conquerors, generals, admirals and militants from early Islamic history to the 20th century. ... This is an incomplete list of Muslim politicians. ...

Theologians

Main article: Islamic scholars
Main article: List of Muslim theologians

Islamic scholars are Muslim and non-Muslim scholars who work in one or more fields of Islamic studies. ... This is an incomplete list of notable Muslim theologians. ... This is a list of Ayatollahs: Ayatollah Amini Ayatollah Azari-Ghomi Mohammad Beheshti Grand Ayatollah Borujerdi Sadiq Ehsanbakhsh Mohammad Taqi Bahjat Ayatollah Mohammadi Guilani Mohammed Baqir al-Hakim Grand Ayatollah Muhammad Fazel Lankarani Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi Ahmad Jannati Abol-Ghasem Kashani Sadegh Khalkhali Grand Ayatollah Ali Khamenei Grand Ayatollah Abul... This page is a partial list of Marja-e-Taqleeds followed by Shia Muslims around the world. ... This is a list of Muslim scholars, divided according to fields of study. ... A Muslim philosopher is a person that professes Islam and engaged in the philosophical aspect of Islamic studies, for example theology or eschatology and other fields of Islamic philosophy. ... A Muslim comparative religionist is a Muslim scholar engaged in Islamic comparative religion studies. ... A list of Islamic Historians include: Muslims Ali ibn al-Athir(1160 - 1233) - He wrote Al-Kamil fi al-Tarikh Ibn Ishaq(d. ... The following is a list of famous callers to Islam. ...

Others

This is a list of Muslims, sorted per birthday. ... This page is an incomplete list of notable people from North America who are Muslims - followers of Islam. ... This is a list of people, mainly from the United States or Europe who have converted to Islam sometime during their lives. ... It has been suggested that this article or section be merged with Islamic economics. ...

See also

The Quran identifies a number of men as prophets of Islam (Arabic: nabee نبي ; pl. ... This is a list of famous or important Iranians: // In the news Nazanin Afshin-Jam, 2nd place, Miss World 2003. ... This is a list of well known Kurdish people. ... This is an incomplete list of Muslim Dynasties. ... This is a list of famous Sufis A Abdas-Samad Abdullah Faizi ad-Daghestani Abdul Qadir Jilani Abou Ben Adhem Abu Mansur Daqiqi Abusaeid Abolkheir Abu Yazid Bistami aka Bayazid of Bistam Ahmed ar-Rifai Ahmad al-Badawi Ahmed Yesevi Al-Ghazali Ali Hajweri Amadou Bamba Amir Khusro... These are articles that list people of a particular religious or political belief. ...

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Muslims by nationality - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (493 words)
Muslims by nationality was a term used in Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia to describe mainly native Slavic Muslims.
Sometimes other terms, such as Muslim with capital M were used (that is, "musliman" was a practicing Muslim while "Musliman" was a member of this nation; Serbo-Croatian uses capital letters for names of peoples but small for names of adherents).
The Croatian South Slavic Muslim community, per census 2001, is divided between around 20,000 people who still declare themselves as Muslims by nationality, around 20,000 who declare themselves as Bosniaks, and around 10,000 who declare themselves Croats of Islamic faith.
List of Muslims - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (73 words)
This page is a list of Muslims in various professions and fields.
For a list of all Muslims, listed by birth, see List of Muslims by date of birth.
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