History and Muslim Heritage from Europe

Europe: Sicily

The Emirate of Sicily The Emirate of Sicily, located in the south of Italy, was a part of the larger Islamic Empire from the ninth to the eleventh centuries, under a variety of rulers. Under Muslim administration, Sicily flourished: its population doubled, people of different ethnic and religious backgrounds [...]

2017-12-01T00:19:23+00:00 January 10th, 2015|Europe, Muslim Heritage, Muslim World|

Europe: Spain

  877-Why-Islam presents a talk by Imam Zaid Shakir - Islamic Spain was a multi-cultural mix of the people of three great monotheistic religions: Muslims, Christians, and Jews. For more information, please call 877-Why-Islam or visit http://www.WhyIslam.org or check us out on facebook and twitter. [...]

2017-12-01T00:20:05+00:00 July 20th, 2014|Europe, Muslim Heritage, Muslim World|

Granada: The Last Refuge

By Salman Yazdani Muslim rule in Granada With its unique location at the foot of Sierra Nevada and stunning natural surroundings, Granada conquered the hearts of Arab Muslims. They established a prosperous, educated and versatile society in this city. Under Almohad rule by the year 1200 C.E it was one [...]

2017-12-19T18:33:54+00:00 June 11th, 2014|Europe, Muslim World|