Imam Elahi lead the prayers and addressed the audience with the Eid. Imam spoke about winning the hearts and minds of our neighbors through mercy and compassion and avoiding any practice that may hurt our neighborly relationship! That is rude! The Saudis can't continue their isis style barbarian behaviors without Trump help! Sending more weapons for the murderers of Khashoggi and innocent Yemenis is extremely disgusting!
A brief history of the house of wisdom | The Daily Star
Download this lesson plan with activities. Allow students to read through the words. Have students determine three categories in which to place the words. Emphasize that there is no correct answer. Have one person from each group share the determined categories. Place words to the side for further discussion at the end of the activity.
Lesson 4: House of Wisdom—scholarship in the Abbasid Dynasty
M uslim governments know that economic growth, military power and national security benefit greatly from technological advances. Many of them have sharply increased funding for science and education in recent years. And yet, in the view of many — especially in the West — the Muslim world still seems to prefer to remain disengaged from modern science.
In the medieval Arabic world "House of Wisdom" of Baghdad was the epicenter of learning. This ancient grand institution was modeled after the Sassanid Imperial Library the pre-Islamic Persian Empire, AD , given the strong bond that Abbasid Caliphate had with the Persians, a great association which many experts believe spawned the very birth of Islamic Golden Period in the first place. It is in this House of Wisdom, for the next 4 to 5 hundred years alchemists, scientists, scholars, writers, men of letters, copyists painstakingly learned, read, wrote and translated manuscripts that were originally Farsi, Aramaic, Syriac, Hebrew, Greek, Latin, Sankrit, Devnagari and other languages and linguistically converted them into Arabic and circulated the Arabic translated texts throughout the then Arabic speaking world.