Featured

Featured topics

FEATURED ARTICLES

Malika III: Shajarat Al-Durr
Our third story is that of Shajarat al-Durr, the first woman to sit upon an Egyptian throne since Cleopatra, nearly 1,300 years before.
LEARN MORE
Malika II: Radiyya bint Iltutmish
Popularly referred to as Razia Sultana, this is the story of Radiyya bint Iltutmish written by Tom Verde. Born in 1205, Budaun, Radiyya bint Iltutmish, also known as Raziya al-Din...
LEARN MORE
Malika I: Khayzuran & Zubayda
From Indonesia to Pakistan, Kyrgyzstan to Nigeria, Senegal to Turkey, it is not particularly rare in our own times for women in Muslim-majority countries to be appointed and elected to high offices—...
LEARN MORE
Ode to Ahmad Baba Al-Massufi
Abu al-Abbas Ahmad ibn Ahmad al-Takruri Al-Massufi al-Timbukti, otherwise commonly known as Ahmad Baba for short, was a well-known teacher, professor, philosopher, Arabic grammarian and an author of...
LEARN MORE
Daily Sabah: A woman with a past
Taken from www.dailysabah.com/features/2014/07/12/a-woman-with-a-past: Fatima al-Fihri, a Muslim woman activist from the annals of history has been reintroduced to inspire future generations.
LEARN MORE
The Millennium Anniversary Of Abu al-Qasim al-Zahrawi
In 2013, the world community of scholars celebrated a millennium after the death in 1013 of the renowned Andalusian physician- surgeon Abu al-Qasim al-Zahrawi (Abulcasis).
LEARN MORE

Pages

LATEST ARTICLES

Imam El-Shafie
Imam El-Shafie established the specialised branch of Islamic studies in Jurisprudence called Usool ul Fiqh, i...
LEARN MORE
Khirbat Al-Mafjar, Palace (740 -750)
Khirbat Palace remains a unique example of Umayyad luxury and their developed taste for art. The palace...
LEARN MORE
Imam Abu Haneefah
Imam Abu Haneefah developed a science of Islamic law through systematic study of textual evidence and...
LEARN MORE
The Great Mosque of Tlemcen
The Great Mosque of Tlemcen as a whole is an architectural masterpiece however, the techniques introduced in...
LEARN MORE
Sicily under Islamic Rule
Sicily under Islamic rule brought people from all over the mediteranean in a rich diverse and enlightened...
LEARN MORE
Muslims in Norman Sicily
When the Normans took control of Sicily from the Muslims, they recognised the achievements of Muslims and...
LEARN MORE