Record Number : 37272 of 13452

Title : Understanding Islam : a complete guide to its history, culture and beliefs

Description :
This website from Telegraph.co.uk aims to help readers gain a better understanding of Islam. It contains an introductory message from Prince Charles, and over 10 articles which dealt with Islam's history, culture and central tenets. These are written by authors like David Waines; Malise Ruthven; Carole Hillenbrand; Ruqaiyyah Waris Maqsood; John Casey; Sophie Gilliat-Ray and David Abulafia. Topics include: What is Islam?; The Unshakeable Five Pillars; The Koran; Sharia; Art and Architecture; The Veiling of Women; Muslims in Britain; Sunnis and Shi'ites; and Crusade v Jihad. Also provided is an A-Z of Islam.

URL : http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jhtml?xml=/news/exclusions/ixislam.xml&_requestid=11463

Controlled Keywords : Islam; Muslim;

Language : eng;

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