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How an Ottoman Sultan Helped Ireland During the Great Famine

The Great Famine in the mid-19th century was one of the most devastating events in Irish history. Between 1845 and 1852, potato blight hit the island’s potato crop. The potato was a staple item of food in Ireland. A lack of good harvesting led to mass starvation, disease, and the deaths of nearly a million […]

When the Ottoman Caliphate Saved Britain

When the Ottoman Caliphate Saved Britain From her accession to the throne in 1558, Queen Elizabeth began seeking diplomatic, commercial and military ties with Muslim rulers. In 1570, when it became clear that Protestant England would not return to the Catholic faith, the pope excommunicated Elizabeth and called for her to be stripped of her […]

Meet ZHENG HE – The Greatest CHINESE MUSLIM Explorer

When people think of great explorers, they think of the usual names: Marco Polo, Ibn Battuta, Evliya Çelebi, Christopher Columbus, etc. But not many know of Zheng He. The Muslim who became China’s greatest admiral, explorer, and diplomat. In China, he is well known, although not always recognized or glorified. Zheng was born in 1371 […]

How the Ottoman Caliphate saved Jack Sparrow?

How the Ottoman Caliphate saved Jack Sparrow? Behind the comical action of the Hollywood hit movie “Pirates of the Caribbean” lies an interesting historical truth. While the historical character of Captain Jack Sparrow in the movie was an Englishman, historical facts indicate that he led an adventurous life and had converted to Islam. Learn more […]

The History of Uyghur Muslims

Uyghurs are predominately Turkic-speaking Sunni Muslims who live primarily in the autonomous region of Xinjiang. Islam came to the region in the 10th century. Prior to Islam, the Uyghurs embraced Buddhism, Shamanism, and Manicheism. Uyghurs embraced Islam in 934 during the Karahanid Kingdom. Kashgar, the capital of the Kingdom, quickly became one of the major […]

Aurangzeb – The Great Mughal Emperor

Aurangzeb – The Great Sultan of Mughal India He was the great ruler of the Mughal Sultanate under whose watch Islam flourished in the subcontinent, reaching its high watermark before the military defeats at the hands of Hindu forces in subsequent decades, and before its eventual collapse under the pressure of the British. Don’t forget […]

Ibn al-Haytham – The Muslim Who Taught Europe Science

Simply Astonishing! Ibn al-Haytham – One of the earliest scientists of the World who laid the foundations for the scientific method, and guess what he was a Muslim living under a Caliphate.

China’s Risks and Challenges | The Rise of China Mini Documentary | Episode 2

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5 Muslim Inventions that changed the World

5 Muslim Inventions that changed the World

What Does the Chinese President Xi Jinping Want? | The Rise of China Mini Documentary | Episode 3

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