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Portrait of Islam

A Journey Through the Muslim World

by Robin Laurance

  • 390 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Thames & Hudson .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Islamic studies,
  • Photographic reportage,
  • World - General,
  • Photography,
  • Documentary Photo Collections,
  • Islam,
  • Religion,
  • Travel,
  • Subjects & Themes - Travel - World/General,
  • Pictorial works,
  • Photoessays & Documentaries,
  • Individual Photographer,
  • Islam - General,
  • Islamic countries

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages168
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7654653M
    ISBN 100500510989
    ISBN 109780500510988

    Her books include Freethinkers of Medieval Islam. "Stroumsa considerably broadens our understanding of Maimonides's Graeco-Arabic sources Stroumsa does a fine job in bringing to life the Mediterranean setting in which Maimonides encountered this ideal, and tried to direct it .   It is a complete authoritative book on the life of Prophet Muhammad (S) by Sheikh Safi-ur-Rahman al-Mubarkpuri. a book that deals with the spiritual life and lessons of the Prophet,This is the top recommendation and an all time best ally written in Arabic and Urdu, the Arabic version was awarded first prize by the Muslim World.

    The ancient Persian religion of Manichaeism made considerable use of images; not only was the founding prophet Mani (c–) a professional artist, at least according to later Islamic tradition, but one of the sacred books of the religion, the Arzhang, was illustrated by the prophet himself, whose illustrations (probably essentially cosmological diagrams rather than images with figures.   With its harems, palaces, markets and dice-players, this magisterial exhibition highlights the debt western art owes to Islam – and the mutual fascination and inspiration of the two worlds.

    Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Portrait of contemporary Indonesian Islam. Ciputat, Jakarta: Center for Languages and Cultures ; Jakarta: Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, (OCoLC) Online version: Portrait of contemporary Indonesian Islam. Ciputat, Jakarta: Center for Languages and Cultures ; Jakarta: Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung, (OCoLC) Material Type.


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