Figure 1. Detailed plan of Atala Mosque
Atala Mosque, Jaunpur 1408LEARN MORE
Being the first mosque to be build after the independence of Jaunpur from the Islamic caliphate in India, the...
Figure 1: The Elephant Clock: Leaf from a manuscript of Al-Jazari's Kitab fi macrifat al-hiyal al-handasiyya (The Book of Knowledge of Ingenious Mechanical Devices) dated 715 H/1315 CE. (Source)
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Prof. Salim T S Al-Hassani In this pioneering survey of some of the machines of Al-Jazari and Taqi Al-Din,...
Figure 1: An early illustrated work dealing with the school of Salerno. The cover shows Constantine the African lecturing to the school. From Anastasius et al., Regimen sanitatis Salernitanum (1573). (Source).
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The Muslim CarpetLEARN MORE
The Muslim carpet has long been a luxury commodity sought by textile museums, rich collectors and wealthy...
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Muslims ruled in Spain and Portugal over a period of 800 years. When the Christians finally forced out the...