Spread of Islam in Indonesia
Islam was brought into Indonesia by traders from Gujarat, India during the thirteenth century. By the end of the 16th century, Islam had surpassed Hinduism and Buddhism as the dominant religion of th...
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Sunan Murya
Sunan Murya (or Muria) is, according to the Babad Tanah Jawi ("History of the land of Java") manuscripts, one of the Wali Sanga ("Nine Saints") involved in propagating Islam in Indonesia.He was born a...
Hikayat Raja-raja Pasai
Hikayat Raja-raja Pasai (Chronicle of the Kings of Pasai) is perhaps the earliest work in Malay on the first Malay-Muslim kingdom of Samudera-Pasai. In the story, Merah Silu met Muhammad in his dream ...
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Dungan revolt (1862-1877)
The Dungan Revolt (1862–77) (simplified Chinese: 同治回变; traditional Chinese: 同治回變; pinyin: Tóngzhì Huí Biàn) was a mainly ethnic war in 19th-century China also known as the Hui Minorities W...
Dungan revolt (1862-1877) - Wikipedia
Sunan Ngampel-Denta
Sunan Ngampel-Denta is, according to the Babad Tanah Jawi (History of the land of Java") manuscripts, one of the Wali Sanga ("Nine Saints") to whom Indonesian legend attributes the establishment of Is...
Khan Jahan Ali
Khan Jahan Ali (Bengali: খান জাহান আলী) d. ca. October 25, 1459, also known as Ulugh Khan and Khan-i-Azam, was a Muslim Sufi Saint and local ruler in Bagerhat (now in Bangladesh). The official tit...
Emirate of Bari
The Emirate of Bari was a short-lived Berber-ruled state (emirate) centred on the south Italian city of Bari from 847 to 871. It was the most lasting episode in the history of Islam in peninsular sout...
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Ottomans
The Ottoman Empire (/ˈɒtəmən/; Ottoman Turkish: دَوْلَتِ عَلِيّهٔ عُثمَانِیّه, Devlet-i Aliyye-i Osmâniyye, Modern Turkish: Osmanlı İmparatorluğu or Osmanlı Devleti), also historically refer...
Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen
The Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen (sometimes spelled Mutawakelite Kingdom of Yemen; Arabic: المملكة ‏المتوكلية اليمنية‎ al-Mamlakah al-Mutawakkilīyah al-Yamanīyah), also known as t...
Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen - Wikipedia
Shah Jalal
Hazrat Shah Jalal (Arabic: شيخ المشايخ‎, Bengali: শাহ জালাল, Shāh Jalāl ad-Dīn al-Mujarrad al-Turk al Naqshbandi; 1271 CE - 15 March 1346 CE) is a celebrated Sufi Muslim figure in Bengal...
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Sind ibn Ali
Sind ibn Ali-Musa, Sind ibn ʿAlī (died after 864 AD), was a renowned Sindhi Muslim astronomer, translator, mathematician and engineer. His father Ali-Musa was a convert to Islam and an aristocrat who ...
Xian Mosque
The Great Mosque of Xi'an (Chinese: 西安大清真寺; pinyin: Xī’ān Dà Qīngzhēnsì), located near the Drum Tower on 30 Huajue Lane of Xi'an, Shaanxi province, China. The mosque covers 130,000 square mete...
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Sunan Sitijenar
Sunan Sitijenar is, according to the Babad Tanah Jawi ("History of the land of Java") manuscripts, one of the Wali Sanga ("Nine Saints") to whom Indonesian legend attributes the establishment of Islam...
Samudera Pasai Sultanate
Samudera Pasai, also known as Samudera and Pasai sometimes called Samudera Darussalam was a Muslim harbour kingdom on the north coast of Sumatra from the 13th to the 15th centuries CE. It was believed...
Samudera Pasai Sultanate - Wikipedia
Wali Sanga
The Wali Sanga (also transcribed as Wali Songo) are revered saints of Islam in Indonesia, especially on the island of Java, because of their historic role in the Spread of Islam in Indonesia. The word...
Menara Kudus Mosque
The Menara Kudus Mosque or Al-Aqsha Mosque is located in Kudus in the Indonesian province of Central Java. Dating from 1549, it is one of the oldest mosques in Indonesia, built at the time of Islam's ...
Menara Kudus Mosque - Wikipedia
Islamic history of Yemen
Islam came to Yemen around 630 during Muhammad's lifetime and the rule of the Persian governor Badhan. Thereafter, Yemen was ruled as part of Arab-Islamic caliphates, and became a province in the Is...
Jat people in Islamic history
The Jat people ([dʒaːʈ]) (also spelled Jatt) are a traditionally agricultural community in Northern India and Pakistan. Originally pastoralists in the lower Indus river-valley of Sindh,Jats migrated ...
Jat people in Islamic history - Wikipedia
Rasulid
The Rasulids (بنو رسول, Banū Rasūl) were a Sunni Muslim dynasty that ruled Yemen from 1229 to 1454. The Rasulids descended from the eponymous Rasul (his real name is Muhammad ibn Harun), a Turkmen Ogh...
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History of Islam in China
The history of Islam in China began when four Ṣaḥābā—Sa‘d ibn Abī Waqqās (594–674), Ja'far ibn Abi Talib, and Jahsh preached in 616/17 and onwards in China after coming from Chittagong-Kamrup-Manipur ...
History of Islam in China - Wikipedia
Islam during the Ming Dynasty
As the Yuan dynasty ended, many Mongols as well as the Muslims who came with them remained in China. Most of their descendants took Chinese names and became part of the diverse cultural world of China...
Islam during the Ming Dynasty - Wikipedia
Sunan Walilanang
Sunan Walilanang is, according to the Babad Tanah Jawi ("History of the land of Java") manuscripts, one of the Wali Sanga ("Nine Saints") to whom Indonesian legend attributes the establishment of Isla...
Islam during the Yuan Dynasty
The establishment of the Yuan dynasty in China had dramatically increased the amount of Muslims in China. Foreigners in China were given an elevated status in the hierarchy of the new regime. The impa...
Islam during the Yuan Dynasty - Wikipedia
Demak Sultanate
The Demak Sultanate was a Javanese Muslim state located on Java's north coast in Indonesia, at the site of the present day city of Demak. A port fief to the Majapahit kingdom thought to have been foun...
Demak Sultanate - Wikipedia
Babad Tanah Jawi
Babad Tanah Jawi ("History of the land of Java"), is a generic title for a large number of manuscripts written in Javanese language. Their arrangements and details vary, and no copies of any of the ma...
Babad Tanah Jawi - Wikipedia
Ottoman invasion of Otranto
The Ottoman invasion of Otranto occurred between 1480 and 1481 at the Italian city of Otranto in Apulia, southern Italy. Forces of the Ottoman Empire invaded and laid siege to the city and its citadel...
Ottoman invasion of Otranto - Wikipedia
Arab-Norman culture
The term Norman-Arab-Byzantine culture, Norman-Sicilian culture or, less inclusive, Arab-Norman culture respectively Norman-Arab culture, (sometimes referred to as "Arab-Norman civilization") refers t...
Arab-Norman culture - Wikipedia
Sulaihid
The Sulayhid dynasty (بنو صليح, Banu Ṣulayḥ) was an Ismaili Shia dynasty established in 1047 by Ali ibn Muhammad al-Sulayhi that ruled most of historical Yemen at its peak. The dynasty ended in 1138. ...