The Beginning of the Islamic HospitalsLEARN MORE
Possibly the earliest hospital in Islam was a mobile dispensary following the Muslim armies, dating from the...
The Marrakech HospitalLEARN MORE
Built by Al-Mansur who rules Morocco and Spain until his death(1184-1199AD). At its time, the hospital had no...
The Al-Nuri HospitalLEARN MORE
ln 1154 Nur-al-Din Zangi built a hospital in Damascus. It was called al-Nuri, or al-Zangi.
Pottery, Ceramics and GlassLEARN MORE
As in all civilisations, great use was made of pottery, for cooking, lighting, washing, etc. In the bazaar in...
Pharmacology in the MakingLEARN MORE
Advances in Muslim chemistry led to the development of Muslim pharmacology. Al-Zahrawi made pioneering...
Figure 1: 15th-century European portrait of Jabir ibn Hayyan. "Geber", Codici Ashburnhamiani 1166, Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana, Florence, Italy. (Source).
Introduction to the Islamic Tradition of ChemistryLEARN MORE
This article is a plea for putting the Muslim contribution to modern day chemistry in its due place in...