Latinized Names of Muslim ScholarsLEARN MORE
This article includes the Latinized names of Muslim scholars.
Figure 1: An artistic impression of al-Bīrūnī (Image from www.muslimheritage.com).
Al-Biruni was one of the most learned of Muslim scholars and scientists. His interests were very wide as he...
The Scholars of BaghdadLEARN MORE
An immense number of scholars lived and worked in Baghdad in the centuries of Islamic scientific glory (7th-...
The Scholars of Aleppo: Al Farabi, Al-Qifti and al-AdimLEARN MORE
The works of three prominent scholars are highlighted: Al- Farabi who was keenly interested in the relation...
Old Style Buildings in Basra
Basra became like many places in the Muslim world a centre for knowledge and commerce. Originally set up on...