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  • Sala Allah Alayhi wa-Salaam (Subject Entry)

    Peace and blessings be upon him (abbreviated PBUH). Epithet used by pious Muslims in speech and writing as a sign of respect and honor ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Salaam (Subject Entry)

    The root of the term connotes safety, but the word generally means “peace.” One of the divine names of God. The most common Quranic ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Salaam(u) Alaykum(u), al- (Subject Entry)

    Peace be upon you. Used by Muslims as a greeting. Response is “wa-alaykum al-salaam” (peace be upon you also). Hadith portray use of the ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Saladin (Biography)

    See Salah al-Din ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Saladin (Biography)

    1137 – 1193 Muslim warrior and sultan Salah al-Din al-Ayyubi , more commonly known as Saladin, was one of the most famous warriors of ...

    Source: The Islamic World: Past and Present

  • Salaf (Subject Entry)

    Predecessors or ancestors. Usually used in the sense of “pious ancestors,” especially the first three generations of the Muslim community, who are considered to ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Salafi (Subject Entry)

    Name (derived from salaf , “pious ancestors”) given to a reform movement led by Jamal al-Din al-Afghani and Muhammad Abduh at the turn of ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Salafi (Subject Entry)

    The term Salafi applies to certain Islamic reform movements, most notably one that arose in Egypt in the early 1900s. The name has its ...

    Source: The Islamic World: Past and Present

  • Salafi Groups (Subject Entry)

    In “Women in Islamist Movements: Toward an Islamist Model of Women's Activism,” Omayma Abdellatif and Marina Ottaway ( 2007 ) make the crucial but ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Islam and Women

  • Salafī Groups (Subject Entry)

    From the 1970s onward, a number of Sunnī groups emerged, claiming to adhere to Salafī doctrines and to be engaged in purifying Muslim society ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World

  • Salafī Movements (Subject Entry)

    In its simplest definition, Salafism is Islam as understood and practiced by the salaf , the forefathers of the Muslim community. While it is ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of Islam and Politics

  • Salafiya, Modernism, and Revival (Subject Entry)

    Abdullah Saeed This article examines the reform agenda of the Modernist-Salafiya movement (or Modernist-Salafism). Among the movement’s key concerns is the need to reform ...

    Source: The Oxford Handbook of Islam and Politics

  • Salafīyah (Subject Entry)

    A reform movement founded by Jamāl al-Dīn al-Afghānī and Muḥammad ʿAbduh at the turn of the twentieth century, the Salafīyah has religious, cultural, social, ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World

  • Salafīyah (Subject Entry)

    A reform movement founded by Jamāl al‐Dīn al‐Afghānī and Muḥammad ῾Abduh at the turn of the twentieth century, the Salafīyah has religious, cultural, social, ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World

  • Salah (Subject Entry)

    See Salat ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Salah al-Din (Biography)

    (d. 1193 ) Also known as Saladin . Commander of Muslim forces during the third phase of the Crusades. Legends of his military and ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

  • Ṣalāḥ al-Dīn (Biography)

    Ṣalāḥ al-Dīn al-Ayyūbī ( 1138 – 1193 ),known in the western world as Saladin, founded the Ayyūbid dynasty and was a highly esteemed Muslim ...

    Source: The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World

  • Salahi, Ibrahim el- (Biography)

    ( b. Omdurman , 1930 ). Sudanese painter . After studying at the School of Design at Gordon Memorial College in Khartoum ( 1948 ...

    Source: The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic Art and Architecture

  • Salan, Raoul (Biography)

    ( 1899 – 1984 ), general and rebel leader , was born on 10 June 1899 in Roquecourbe, France. His mother was Emma Roucayrol ...

    Source: Oxford Islamic Studies Online

  • Salat (Subject Entry)

    Prayer, worship (Persian namaz ). The second pillar of Islam is the prayers required of Muslims five times daily: daybreak (salat al-fajr), noon (salat ...

    Source: The Oxford Dictionary of Islam

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