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  • Aal al-Bayt Institute for Islamic Thought, The Royal (Subject Entry)

    The Royal Aal al-Bayt Institute for Islamic Thought is an independent non-governmental institute headquartered in Amman, Jordan, whose ultimate purpose is to serve Islam ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Islam and Politics

  • Abangan (Subject Entry)

    The term Abangan is applied to Javanese who identify as Muslims but do not strictly follow the prescribed Islamic practices. They are also called ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Islam and Politics

  • Abarquh (Subject Entry)

    Iranian town in northern Fars province. A prosperous center in medieval times, by the 10th century it was fortified with a citadel and had ...

    Source: The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture

  • Abarshahr (Subject Entry)

    See Nishapur . ...

    Source: The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture

  • Abbasid (Subject Entry) Includes image

    Islamic dynasty that ruled from several capitals in Iraq between 749 and 1258 . The Abbasids traced their descent from al-῾Abbas, the uncle of ...

    Source: The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture

  • Abbasid Caliphate (Subject Entry)

    The Abbasids were descendants of al-Abbas, an uncle of Muhammad . Abbasid caliphs ruled much of the Muslim world from 750 to 1258 . ...

    Source: The Islamic World: Past and Present

  • ῾Abbāsid Caliphate (Subject Entry)

    Succeeding the Umayyad Caliphate in 750 , the ῾Abbāsid dynasty ruled the caliphate until 1258 . Descendants of the Prophet's uncle al‐῾Abbās , the ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World

  • Abbasid Dynasty, Role in Law (Subject Entry)

    The Abbasids (750–1258 c.e .) seized power after a “revolution” that broke out in Khorāsān (Eastern Iran) in 747, under the leadership of Abū ...

    Source: The [Oxford] Encyclopedia of Islam and Law

  • Abd (Subject Entry)

    Slave. Common element in Muslim names, followed by one of the divine names of God—for example, Abd al-Rahman, Abd al-Halim, Abdullah. Also an epithet ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Abd Allah (Subject Entry)

    Slave of God. Muslim name, often transliterated as Abdullah. It is common for Muslim personal names to consist of the word Abd followed by ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Abdali Dynasty (Subject Entry)

    See Durrani Dynasty ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Abdalī Dynasty (Subject Entry)

    See Durrānī Dynasty . ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World

  • Abdālī Dynasty (Subject Entry)

    See Durrānī Dynasty . ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World

  • ABIM. (Subject Entry)

    See Islamic Youth Movement of Malaysia . ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Islam and Politics

  • ABIM (Subject Entry)

    Angkatan Belia Islam Malaysia or Malaysian Islamic Youth Movement. Founded in 1972 . Major objectives include establishment and propagation of Islamic tenets and principles ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • ABIM (Subject Entry)

    Angkatan Belia Islam Malaysia (the Malaysian Islamic Youth Movement, ABIM) was officially registered on August 17, 1972, in Selangor state, after operating as a ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World

  • Abim (Subject Entry)

    The Muslim organization Angkatan Belia Islam Malaysia or the Malaysian Islamic Youth Movement was officially registered on 17 August 1972 in Selangor state, after ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World

  • Ablution (Subject Entry) Includes image

    Ablution is the Muslim ritual of purification. Its importance to Islam dates back to the Prophet Muhammad, who stated: “Purity is half the faith.” ...

    Source: The Islamic World: Past and Present

  • Ablutions (Subject Entry)

    See Ṣalāt . ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World

  • Ablutions (Subject Entry)

    See Wudu ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

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