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  • Pacific Region, Islam in (Subject Entry)

    The presence of Islam in the Pacific Basin is the result of postwar immigration, with the majority of immigrants from Turkey, the Levant, Egypt, ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Pact of Umar (Subject Entry)

    Treaty attributed to the second caliph, Umar ibn Khattab (d. 644 ), regulating the activities of non-Muslims. Serves as a model for contemporary revivalist ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Padri Movement (Subject Entry)

    Sumatran revivalist movement ( 1803 – 37 ) associated with commercialization of the coffee industry; worked to reform local religious practices, Islamize Muslim villages, ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Padwick, Constance Evelyn (Subject Entry)

    ( 1886 – 1968 ), author and missionary, known to friends as Paddy, Padwick was born in Sussex, England on 13 August 1886 . ...

    Source: Oxford Islamic Studies Online

  • PAGAD (Subject Entry)

    See People Against Gangsterism and Drugs ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Pahlavi, Muhammad Reza Shah (Biography)

    (d. 1980 ) Last ruling monarch of the Iranian Pahlavi dynasty. Placed on the throne by the British and Russians in 1941 and again ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Pahlavi, Muhammad Reza Shah (Biography)

    Muhammad Reza Shah Pahlavi ( 1919 – 1980 ) was the last ruling monarch of the Pahlavi dynasty of Iran. Born in Tehran, Crown ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World

  • Pahlavi, Muhammad Reza Shah (Biography)

    ( 1919 – 1980 ), last ruling monarch of the Pahlavi dynasty of Iran. Born in Tehran, Crown Prince Muhammad was elevated to shah ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World

  • Pahlavi, Reza Shah (Biography)

    (d. 1944 ) Iranian monarch and founder of the Pahlavi dynasty. Initiated numerous reforms, particularly in education and the legal system, encroaching on privileges ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Pahlavi, Reza Shah (Biography)

    Reza Shah Pahlavi ( 1878 – 1944 ) was an Iranian monarch and the founder of the Pahlavi dynasty. Of modest origins and without ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World

  • Pahlavi, Reza Shah (Biography)

    ( 1878 – 1944 ), Iranian monarch and founder of the Pahlavi dynasty. Of modest origins and without a formal education, Reza joined the ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World

  • Painting (Image) Includes image

    Fig. 2 Painting. Girl Placing a Vase. Osman Hamdi Bey, 1881. OE of the Modern IW vol. 3 ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World

  • Painting (Image) Includes image

    Fig. 4 A.D. Pirous, Working in his studio. Pre-1985, OE of the Modern IW vol. 3 ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World

  • Painting (Image) Includes image

    Fig. 1 Painting. Woman with Bow and Arrows. Rafael the Armenian, c. 1747. Istanbul , OE of the Modern IW vol. 3 ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World

  • Painting (Image) Includes image

    Fig. 3 Painting. Girl Dancing With Castanets. Artist unknown. , OE of the Modern IW vol. 3 ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World

  • Painting (Image) Includes image

    Fig. 5 Painted mural commemorating the pilgrimage to Mecca. Upper Egypt, artist unknown, c. 1980s. OE of the Modern IW vol. 3 ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World

  • Painting (Subject Entry)

    Most painting in the Islamic world consists of illustration of manuscripts of histories, folktales, romances, epics, poetry, and animal fables, and production of single-page ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Painting (Subject Entry)

    With very few exceptions, there is no tradition of figural imagery in a religious context in Islam. Religious structures have been lavishly decorated with ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World

  • Painting (Subject Entry) Includes image

    With very few exceptions, there is no tradition of figural imagery in a religious context in Islam. Religious structures have been lavishly decorated with ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World

  • Painting (Subject Entry)

    [ This article contains two subentries: Overview Women's Representation and Production .] Overview The theological aversion to figural imagery largely discourages the life like ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Islam and Women

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