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  • Ḥā'irī Yazdī, ῾Abd Al‐karīm (Biography)

    ( 1859 – 1936 ), the most prominent teacher among the ῾ ulamā ' (community of religious scholars) in the city of Qom from ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World

  • Habous (Subject Entry)

    See Waqf . ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World

  • Hacı Bektaş Veli (Biography)

    Hacı Bektaş Veli ( c. ah 606 – 669 / 1209 – 1271 ce )was an Anatolian mystic and the eponym of the Bektāshīyah ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World

  • Hadana (Subject Entry)

    Care of a child by the mother. Custody of a child belongs to the mother or other women relatives until the child no longer ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Ḥaḋārah (Subject Entry)

    The classical Arabic word ḥaḋārah , which connotes a sedentary lifestyle in either city or countryside, is used as a technical term for “civilization” ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World

  • Ḥaḍārah (Subject Entry)

    In Ibn Manzūr's ( d. 1312 ) Lisān al-ʿArab (Arab dictionary), ḥadārah denotes a sedentary lifestyle. Modern dictionary definitions are broader and include “civilization,” ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World

  • Hadd (Subject Entry)

    Limit or prohibition; pl. hudud . A punishment fixed in the Quran and hadith for crimes considered to be against the rights of God. ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Ḥadd (Subject Entry)

    See Sharīʿah . ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Islam and Politics

  • Hadith (Subject Entry)

    Hadith are reports of the words and deeds of the Prophet Muhammad and other early Muslims. After Muhammad's death, his companions carefully noted all ...

    Source: The Islamic World: Past and Present

  • Hadith (Subject Entry)

    Report of the words and deeds of Muhammad and other early Muslims; considered an authoritative source of revelation, second only to the Quran (sometimes ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Ḥadīth (Subject Entry)

    In Islam ḥadīth is the term applied to specific reports of the prophet Muḥammad 's words and deeds as well as those of many ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World

  • Ḥadīth (Subject Entry)

    In Islam ḥadīth is the term applied to specific reports of the prophet Muḥammad 's words and deeds as well as those of many ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World

  • Ḥadīth (Subject Entry)

    [ This entry contains two subentries : Transmission Women and Gender in the .] Transmission One of the most important arenas of Muslim women's ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Islam and Women

  • Hadith Nabawi (Subject Entry)

    See Hadith Qudsi ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Hadith Qudsi (Subject Entry)

    Sacred tradition or report. Also called hadith rabbani or hadith ilahi (divine hadith). Refers to a saying (hadith) of the Prophet Muhammad in which ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Hadrah (Subject Entry)

    Presence. The Friday Sufi communal gathering for dhikr (prayer of remembrance) and its associated liturgical rituals, prayers, and song recitals, whether private or public; ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Hadrumetum (Subject Entry)

    See Sousse ...

    Source: The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture

  • Hafiz Osman (Biography)

    ( b. Istanbul , 1642 ; d. Istanbul , 1698 ). Ottoman calligrapher . Son of a muezzin at the Haseki Sultan Mosque, he ...

    Source: The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture

  • Hafiz, Shams al-Din Muhammad (Biography)

    (d. 1389 ) Also called al-Shirazi . Considered the greatest Persian poet, a master of the lyric form called ghazal, stressing the Sufi theme ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Hafsa bint Umar (Biography)

    (d. 665 ) Daughter of second caliph, Umar ibn al-Khattab . After being widowed at the Battle of Badr in 624 , she became ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

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