The Beginning of the Islamic HospitalsLEARN MORE
Possibly the earliest hospital in Islam was a mobile dispensary following the Muslim armies, dating from the...
The Beginning of the Paper IndustryLEARN MORE
Paper, originally, was brought by the Muslims from China. From an art, the Muslims developed it into a major...
The Samarqand ObservatoryLEARN MORE
The observatory of Samarqand dates from 1424AD and was a `monumental' building equipped with a huge meridian...
The Marrakech HospitalLEARN MORE
Built by Al-Mansur who rules Morocco and Spain until his death(1184-1199AD). At its time, the hospital had no...
The Al-Nuri HospitalLEARN MORE
ln 1154 Nur-al-Din Zangi built a hospital in Damascus. It was called al-Nuri, or al-Zangi.
Trew, C.J., Plantae selectae quarum imagines ad exemplaria naturalia Londini, in hortis curiosorum nutrit, vol. 8: t. 73 (1771) [G.D. Ehret] (Source: Wikipedia) Figs in Muslim Spain Figs may not have had the economic importance of olives, they afford an excellent example of the intensification of agriculture in Islamic Spain, manifest in the dazzling variety of the fruit available to consumers... Read More >>>