Islamic History

A new archeological discovery at Al-Imam Al-Shafie Dome

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 - 10:00 GMT

Ministry of Antiquities announced new archaeological discovery at Al-Imam Al-Shafie Dome site.

A century of Islam in a small Alberta town

Tue, 27 Jun 2017 - 08:51 GMT

The northern regions of Canada (referred to here as the “far north”) have been a sort of “final frontier” for the spread of the message of Islam.

Aurangzeb and Islamic rule in India

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 - 11:38 GMT

When historians look back at Muslim rule in India, their perspective greatly shapes the way they present historical characters

The Early History of Islam in Kashmir

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 - 09:14 GMT

The early history of Islam in Kashmir, featuring a Mongol warlord, an Afghan Hindu minister, a Buddhist refugee-turned-king, and a Sufi sheikh from Baghdad.

Spain's forgotten Muslims: The expulsion of the Moriscos

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 - 08:08 GMT

One of the truly tragic events in Islamic history is the loss of al-Andalus, or Muslim Spain.

Remembering Granada: The last Muslim Kingdom of Spain

Sun, 18 Jun 2017 - 11:45 GMT

In A.D. 711, Islam made its entrance into the Iberian Peninsula.

The Islamic History of the Sultanate of Malacca

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 - 08:27 GMT

As a crossroads of trade between the Indian Ocean and East Asia,the Malay Archipelago has consistently been a wealthy, diverse and politically important region.