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Synonyms for ulema

the body of Mullahs (Muslim scholars trained in Islam and Islamic law) who are the interpreters of Islam's sciences and doctrines and laws and the chief guarantors of continuity in the spiritual and intellectual history of the Islamic community


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In 1878, two treaties were eventually concluded by A'lam, one with the British to lease ('padjak', see my column last week) and another, a peace agreement with the Spanish resulting in the establishment of a Spanish fort/garrison in Siasi, occupying about 6 hectares of the area, in exchange for recognition by Spain of the sultanate and rent in the amount of 1,500 Mexican silver pesos annually.
91) On Ahmad Nissim Susa, see Mir Basri, A'lam al-Adab fi al-'Iraq al-Hadith [Eminent Personalities in the Literature of the New Iraq] (London: Dar al-Hikma, 1994), II, pp.
Bewley's sources are various classical biographical collections (many of which have a section on women), biographical references in other works, and the five-volume set A'lam an-Nisa', by 'Umar Rida Kahhala, all on notable women.
Mohammad Omar Hamada, A'lam Filastin, Part I (Dar Kutaiba, 1985), 162-453.
the similar practice of 'A'isha al-Ba'uniyya, in Faris Ahmad al-'Allawi, 'A'isha al-Ba'uniyya al-Dima shqiyya: Ashhar a'lam Dimashq awakhir 'ahd al-Mamalik--Dirasa wa-nusus (Damascus: Dar Ma'add, 1994), P.
For their biographies see Clark Kerr to Eden, 4 January 1938, FO 371/21853/E 435; Mir Basri, A'lam al-Siyasa fi al-Iraq al-Hadith (London: Riad El-Rayys Books, 1987), passim; Tawfiq al-Swaydi, Wujuh Iraqiyya 'Abr al-Tarikh (London: Riad El-Rayys Books, 1987), passim; al-Sabbagh, Fursan al-'Uruba, 30-33.
The seminar, organized by A'lam Al Hijn Magazine in cooperation with the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, will cover two main themes.
By: Egypt Today staff Cairo -- 19 August 2017: The legendary mega-star Mohamed Mounir released a new music clip called A'lam Wahed ( One World), that was tailor-made to tackle the refugee crisis.
Khayyats Tabaqat and Ta'rikh; Waki's Akhbar al-qudat; Ibn Abi Hatim al-Razis Taqdima and Kitab al-Jarh wa-l-ta'dil; al-Kindi's Kitab al-Wulat wa-l-qudat fi Misr; Abu Nu'aym al-Isfahani's Hilyat al-awliya' wa-tabaqat al-asfiya' Ibn 'Asakirs Ta'rlkh madinat Dimashq; al-Mizzis Tahdhib al-kamal fi asma' al-rijal; al-Dhahabi's Tarlkh al-Islam and Siyar a'lam al-nubala'; and Ibn Hajar al-'Asqalani's Tahdhib al-tahdhib.
A'lam radio presenter Samer Ruweishid was arrested by the Palestinian Intelligence Services in Hebron city; he remains in custody.
Huwa a'lam man baqiya bi-l-sunna and huwa a'lam al-nas bi-ma unzila 'ala Muhammad respectively.
748/1348), Siyar a'lAm al-nubala' and Tarikh al-islam.
Work is underway at a number of major investment projects, such as the first stage of Salalah Beach Resort, Al Soudah Island project, A'lam Salalah Tourism Complex, Al Baleed Resort and Al Shuwaimiyah Resort.
288/901), wrote a refutation of al-Shafi'i; see Shams al-Din Abu 'Abd Allah al-Dhahabi, Siyar a'lam al-nubale', ed.