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People of the Book: Fighting the Holy War
At the heart of most of the world's great religions, there is a sacred text. This is usually a compilation of the words of the enlightened founder of the path or the interpretations of the life and teachings of this founder. Within this text is contained the...
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Why is research important?
Take for instance the Muslims scientists such as Abu Nasr Al-Farabi, Al-Battani, Ibn Sina, Ibn Rushd, Muhammad ibn Musa Al-Khwarizmi, Omar Khayyam,Thabit ibn Qurra, Jabir Ibn Haiyan, Ibn Ishaq Al-Kindi, Ibn Al-Haytham, and Ibn Khaldun. They did ...
Oggi è il pi greco day
Nel IX secolo, per esempio, è al lavoro anche Thābit ibn-Qurra (826-901). Per lui, a maggior ragione, vale quanto detto per al-Khwārizmī: più che un matematico originale è un grande commentatore di matematica, un po' come Pappo.
Muslim Contributions to Astronomy
The contemporary of Al-Nairizi, Thabit ibn Qurrah is famous for upholding the theory of oscillatory motion of equinoxes. Thabit also added a ninth sphere to the eight of Ptolemaic astronomy.
The Platonic verses
Scientists, astronomers and mathematicians in this region — such as Al Khwarizmi, Al Kindi, Hunayn ibn Ishaq, and Thabit ibn Qurra were not aloof from the calligraphers of their age.
Re: As 12th Rabi'Al-Awwal approaches – Ustaz Abdulmuhyi
And for further elaborate interpretation of same chapter 10 verse 58, the writer should read the Tafsir and commentary of the following: Ibn Abbas (R.A.); Imam Sahlu bn Abdullahi (R.

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