Islam and other religions
Over the centuries of Islamic history, Muslim rulers, Islamic scholars, and ordinary Muslims have held many different attitudes towards other religions. Attitudes have varied according to time, place ...
Islam and other religions - Wikipedia
Egypt: At Least 28 Coptic Christians Killed And Dozens Wounded In Targeted Bus Attack In Minya.
Egypt: Coptic Christians killed in Minya bus attack At least 28 Coptic Christians have been killed and dozens more wounded by armed men who attacked them whi...
Christians most persecuted group in the world as vicious attacks grow
The recent Palm Sunday bombings at two Egyptian churches that killed 44 worshippers and wounded more than 100 others are the latest in a spate of deadly attacks targeting the world’s Christians.
Study: Christianity The Most Persecuted Religion In The World In 2016
Director Of Studies Of New Religions Reports That 90000 Christians Were Killed This Year Making Christianity The Most Persecuted Religion In The World.
Incredible images capture dazzling symmetry of Iran's mosques
It's a side of Iran the rest of the world doesn't normally get to see -- the kaleidoscopically brilliant interiors of the country's intricately designed mosques. With beautiful mosaics and stained gla...
Spread of Islam
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Divisions of the world in Islam
The idea of geographical divisions along religious lines i.e. the dur is neither mentioned in the Quran nor in the sayings of the Prophet (called Hadith), which are considered the primary sources in I...
Muslim conquests
According to traditional accounts, the Muslim conquests (Arabic: الغزوات‎, al-Ġazawāt or Arabic: الفتوحات الإسلامية‎, al-Futūḥāt al-Islāmiyya) also referred to as the Islamic conq...
Muslim conquests - Wikipedia
Spread of Islam
The expansion of the Arab Empire in the years following Muhammad's death led to the creation of caliphates, occupying a vast geographical area and conversion to Islam was boosted by missionary activit...
Spread of Islam - Wikipedia
Islamism
Islamism (Islam and -ism) or political Islam (Arabic: الإسلام السياسي‎ Islām siyāsī; or الإسلامية al-Islāmīyah) is a set of ideologies holding that "Islam should guide social and political a...
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Forced conversion
A forced conversion is the religious conversion or acceptance of a philosophy against the will of the subject, often with the threatened consequence of earthly penalties or harm. These consequences ra...
Christianity and Islam
Christianity and Islam share a historical and traditional connection, with some stark theological differences. The two faiths share a common origin in the Middle East and are Abrahamic religions. Chri...
Christianity and Islam - Wikipedia
Conversion of non-Muslim places of worship into mosques
The conversion of non-Muslim places of worship into mosques occurred primarily during the life of Muhammad and continued during subsequent Islamic conquests and under historical Muslim rule. As a resu...
Conversion of non-Muslim places of worship into mosques - Wikipedia
Hinduism and Islam
Hindu – Islamic relations began when Islamic influence first came to be found in the Indian subcontinent during the early 7th century. Hinduism and Islam are two of the world’s largest religions. Hind...
Hinduism and Islam - Wikipedia
Non-Muslim interactants with Muslims during Muhammad's era
This is a list of the non-Muslim interactants with Muslims during Muhammad's era. In Islam, the Ṣaḥābah (Arabic: الصحابة‎ "companions") were the companions of the Islamic prophet Muhammad. T...
Non-Muslim interactants with Muslims during Muhammad's era - Wikipedia
Religious persecution
Religious persecution is the systematic mistreatment of an individual or group of individuals as a response to their religious beliefs or affiliations or lack thereof.The tendency of societies or grou...
Kanem-Bornu Empire
The Kanem-Bornu Empire was an empire that existed in modern Chad and Nigeria. It was known to the Arabian geographers as the Kanem Empire from the 9th century AD onward and lasted as the independent k...
Emirate of Crete
The Emirate of Crete (Arabic: إمارة كريت‎ ‘Imārah Krīt) was a Muslim state that existed on the Mediterranean island of Crete from the late 820s to the Byzantine reconquest of the island in 9...
Emirate of Crete - Wikipedia
Akritai
The Akritai (Greek: ἀκρίται, singular: Akritēs, ἀκρίτης) is a term used in the Byzantine Empire in the 9th-11th centuries to denote the army units guarding the Empire's eastern border, facing the ...
Expedition of Kurz bin Jabir Al-Fihri
The expedition of Kurz bin Jabir Al-Fihri took place in February 628AD, 10th month of 6AH of the Islamic calendar. The attack was directed at eight robbers who killed a Muslim. The Muslims captured t...
Thabit ibn Nasr
Thabit ibn Nasr ibn Malik al-Khuza'i (died 813/4) was an Abbasid general and governor of the Cilician frontier zone (al-thughur al-Sha'miya) with the Byzantine Empire in 808–813.Thabit was a native of...
Church of Prophet Elijah (Thessaloniki)
The Church of Prophet Elijah (Greek: Ναός Προφήτη Ηλία) is a 14th-century church in Thessaloniki, Greece, and a UNESCO World Heritage Site.The church is located in the upper quarter of the old cit...
Church of Prophet Elijah (Thessaloniki) - Wikipedia
The Crusades
The Crusades were military campaigns sanctioned by the Latin Roman Catholic Church during the High Middle Ages and Late Middle Ages. In 1095, Pope Urban II proclaimed the First Crusade with the stated...
The Crusades - Wikipedia
Almoravid dynasty
The Almoravids (Berber: ⵉⵎⵕⴰⴱⴹⴻⵏ Imṛabḍen, Arabic: المرابطون‎ Al-Murābiṭūn) were a Berber dynasty of Morocco, who formed an empire in the 11th century that stretched over the wester...
Almoravid dynasty - Wikipedia
Persecution by Muslims‎
Religious persecution is the systematic mistreatment of an individual or group of individuals as a response to their religious beliefs or affiliations or lack thereof.The tendency of societies or grou...
Persecution by Muslims‎ - Wikipedia
Christianity in the Ottoman Empire
Under the Ottoman Empire, Christians and Jews were, in principle, tolerated, but polytheists were not, in accordance with Sharia law. In practice, the degree of tolerance varied by time and place.Ort...
Masjid al-Haram
Al-Masjid al-Ḥarām (Arabic: المسجد الحرام‎, The Sacred Mosque or The Grand Mosque) is the largest mosque in the world and surrounds Islam's holiest place, the Kaaba, in the city of Mecca, Sa...
Masjid al-Haram - Wikipedia