Figure 1: An artistic impression of al-Bīrūnī (Image from www.muslimheritage.com).
Al-Biruni was one of the most learned of Muslim scholars and scientists. His interests were very wide as he...
Old Style Buildings in Basra
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It is possible to provide a basic (though only partial) outline of what was taught at Ottoman madrasas....