Islam in Asia
Islam began in Asia in the 7th century during the lifetime of the prophet, Muhammad. A number of adherents of Islam have lived in Asia & specially West Asia and South Asia since the beginning of I...
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Pakistan Advisory Body Suggests Men 'Lightly Beat' Wives Who Refuse Sex
A powerful constitutional body in Pakistan proposed legislation last week that would allow husbands to "lightly beat" their wives who decline sex or refuse to wear what their mates prefer.
Islam in Bangladesh
Islam is the largest religion of Bangladesh, the Muslim population is approximately 148.6 million, which is the fourth largest Muslim population in the world (after Indonesia, Pakistan and India), con...
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Islam in India
Islam is the second-largest religion in India, making up 14.88% of the country's population with about 180 million adherents (2011 census). Islam first came to the western coast of India with Arab tra...
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Islam in Nepal
Islam is a minor religion in Nepal. According to the 2011 Nepal census, 4.4% of the population are Muslim. Islam is thought to have been introduced by the Indian Muslims settling in Nepal. The 4.2&...
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Islam in the Maldives
Sunni Islam is the state religion of Maldives, and adherence to it is legally required for citizens by a revision of the constitution in 2008: Article 9, Section D states that a non-Muslim may not bec...
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Islam in Pakistan
Islam is the largest and the state religion of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, which is second only to Indonesia in the size of its Muslim population. Pakistan has been called a "global center for p...
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Islam in Sri Lanka
'Islam in Sri Lanka is practiced by 9.7% of the population of Sri Lanka. 1,967,227 persons adhering Islam as per the census of 2012. The Muslim community is divided into three main ethnic groups: the ...
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Shah Paran
Hazrat Shah Paran (Bengali: শাহপরান, Shah Farhan) was a Sufi saint of the Suhrawardiyya and Jalalia order. It is said that he was the son of a sister of Shah Jalal and was born in Hadramaut, Yeme...
Pakistan Advisory Body Suggests Men 'Lightly Beat' Wives Who Refuse Sex
A powerful constitutional body in Pakistan proposed legislation last week that would allow husbands to "lightly beat" their wives who decline sex or refuse to wear what their mates prefer.
Jamshed Gulzar Kiani
Lieutenant-General Jamshed Gulzar Kiani (20 July 1944 – 1 November 2008) was a Pakistan Army intelligence officer and the former Colonel Commandant of the X Corps and Baloch Regiment. An illustrative ...
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Sufism in Pakistan
Sufism has an illustrious history in Pakistan and rest of South Asia evolving for over 1,000 years. The presence of Sufism has been a leading entity increasing the reaches of Islam throughout South As...
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Jamal ad-Din (astronomer)
Jamal ad-Din Muḥammad ibn Ṭāhir ibn Muḥammad al‐Zaydī al‐Bukhārī (variously transcribed Jamal ud-Din, Jamal al-Din, etc., Chinese name Zhamaluding) was a 13th-century Persian-speaking Muslim astronome...
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History of Palestine (region)
The history of Palestine is the study of the past in the region of Palestine, generally defined as a geographic region in Western Asia between the Mediterranean Sea and the Jordan River (where Israel ...
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Hussainia
A Hussainia, also known as an Ashurkhana or Imambargah, and "Imambara" is a congregation hall for Shia commemoration ceremonies, especially those associated with the Remembrance of Muharram. The name ...
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Hizb-an-Nusra
Hizb-an-Nusra (English: Party of Support) is an Islamist organization which the Uzbek government considers to be terrorist in nature that has operated in Uzbekistan since 1999. Members of Hizb ut-...
Javed Ahmad Ghamidi
Javed Ahmad Ghamidi (Urdu: جاوید احمد غامدی) (born 1952) is a well-known Pakistani Muslim theologian, Quran scholar and exegete, and educationist. who extended the work of his tutor, Amin Ahsan Islah...
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Islam in Southeast Asia
Islam is the most widely practiced religion in Southeast Asia, numbering approximately 240 million adherents which translate to about 40% of the entire population, with majorities in Brunei, Indonesia...
Tainan Mosque
120°13′42.47″E / 22.9785028°N 120.2284639°E / 22.9785028; 120.2284639The Tainan Mosque (Chinese: 台南清真寺; pinyin: Táinán Qīngzhēnsì) is a mosque in East District, Tainan...
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Unani
Unani-tibb or Unani Medicine also spelled Yunani Medicine (/juːˈnɑːni/; Yūnānī in Arabic, Hindustani, Pashto and Persian) is a form of traditional medicine practiced in middle-east & south-Asian c...
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Ahmed bin Mohammed al-Khalili
Sheikh Ahmad bin Hamad Al-Khalili (Arabic: أحمد بن حمد الخليلي‎) (born 1942) is the Grand Mufti of the Sultanate of Oman.
The Grand Mufti appears regularly on TV, where he answers the pu...
Young Bukharians
The Young Bukharians (Uzbek: Yangi Bukharalilar) or Mladobukharians were a jadid secret society founded in Bukhara in 1909.They took their name from the Young Turks, mixing their ideology with a viole...
Battle of Karbala
The Battle of Karbala took place on Muharram 10, in the year 61 AH of the Islamic calendar (October 10, 680 AD) in Karbala, situated in present day Iraq. The battle was between a small group of suppor...
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