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Note: Composed by Cem Nizamoglu and first published in 1001 Inventions website www.1001inventions.com/devices *** During the Golden Age of Muslim Civilisation creative new innovative ideas travelled across the land from southern Spain to China – innovations in medicine, astronomy,...
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*** Note of the Editor This article was edited to fit Muslim Heritage website standards. It was originally written in May 2015 during the height of the refugee crisis. Amongst other countries, refugees sought safe haven in Sweden – the country where the ring was found. Such articles...
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The Lighthouse of Alexandria is one of the classic “Seven Wonders of the Ancient World” [1], [2], [3]. It was still a great tourist attraction well into the medieval period, and was visited by many travellers to the city that were impressed by its magnitude. Lighthouse on an old...
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UNESCO's Description Ismail Fakirullah Tomb consists of two rooms and a hallway covered by one large and two small domes and a tower. The Tomb has a square plan covered by a dome. The transition to the dome is through squinches. There are two-level windows on all façades...
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Note: First published in 1001 Inventions website www.1001inventions.com/Top7Clocks *** 7 marvellous mechanical and water-powered clocks from early Muslim Civilisation. These sophisticated devices defied the Middle Ages. Clocks and timekeeping were one of the most significant...
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2nd Dialogue of Civilisations International Symposium  (2. Uluslararasi Medeniyetler Diyaloğu Sempozyumu) The symposium was hosted by National Geographic and the Civilisation Studies Centre (Medam) at Bahçeşehir University in Istanbul, both long term associates of FSTC and 1001...
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  Fig. 1 From outside (Source) and Fig. 2 From inside (Source) The mosque is called by many different names. Mostly known as the “Pink Mosque”, it is also called the “Mosque of colours,” the “Rainbow Mosque” or the “...
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Kristiane Backer conducted an interview with Professor Salim Al-Hassani, founder of 1001 Inventions and President of The Foundation for Science, Technology and Civilisation (FSTC) in the TV Chat Show Matters of Faith on Ebru TV. The interview was diffused by "Matters of Faith" team on Youtube on 15...
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Table of contents General survey on the book Ibn Sayyar al-Warraq About the editor and translator Table of contents of the book Articles on Islamic cuisine on MuslimHeritage.com References and further reading Review of Annals of the Caliphs' Kitchens: Ibn Sayyar al-Warraq's...
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by Cem Nizamoglu*   Figure 1: Wall Street Jounal   The Wall Street Journal, one of the world's most respected newspapers, has suggested that the economic crisis that led to big protests in USA could be resolved in part by the charitable...
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